Spotlight

Education Spotlight: Lynn Burns, School Nurse
Lynn Burns, School Nurse [dropcap]L[/dropcap]ynn Burns, unlike most school nurses, spends her day splitting her time between two schools and two shifts. Burns starts her morning at Starline Elementary, and after half a day, she heads to Jamaica Elementary to take care of sick children when they... Read More
History Teacher Brian Zemojtel spends his days teaching students all they need to know about past wars, history and key events in the country one class at a time at Lake Havasu High School. [pull_quote_center]“I feel like it’s a way of giving back. A way I can serve my country is by teaching ki... Read More
Veteran Spotlight: Richard Powell
[dropcap type="1"]R[/dropcap]ichard Powell has experienced quite a lot in his young life. Powell joined the military when he was 17 years old while still attending high school in Ohio. He said he served in the United States Army from October 22, 2008 to March 22, 2013. [quote_center]He was 20 ... Read More
Citizen Spotlight: Donna Best-Carlton Donna Best-Carlton usually has a lot of planning, organizing and preparing to do each day at the Lake Havasu City Aquatic Center. Her goal is to make sure the community has a plethora of recreational activities to keep them busy. And she loves every minute of... Read More
Student Spotlight: Ryder Spencer
School Spirit days are what third grader Ryder Spencer looks forward to at Oro Grande Elementary when they are held at school. “I like when we get to wear our school colors to class every Friday, or when we have crazy hair or color days,” Spencer said. [caption id="attachment_1286" align="... Read More
Teacher Spotlight: Pam Reinke
Art, Charity and Creativity in Lake Havasu City Lake Havasu City isn’t largely known as an artsy town, but there are quite a few creative minds in the city that focus on bettering their community. Local artist, teacher and 17-year resident, Pam Reinke, is one of those people. She lends her suppor... Read More
Local Resident Shows Passion for Havasu History
Citizen Spotlight: Butch Wood There are few who know more about Lake Havasu City than Lake Havasu Museum of History volunteer Roy Wood. Better known as “Butch” to the locals. Wood has been volunteering at the museum since last summer, but his knowledge of Lake Havasu City goes back before the ... Read More
Veteran: Dave Schwartzkopf
Veteran Spotlight: Dave Schwartzkopf Dave Schwartzkopf is a motorcycle-riding Army veteran and proud, longtime Lake Havasu City resident. Along with his wife, Karen Schwartzkopf, he can be seen welcoming home a soldier with the American Legion Riders (ALR) or paying his respects to a fallen soldier... Read More
Student Spotlight: Moriah Kimball
Student Spotlight: Moriah Kimball Often sitting quietly in class is Thunderbolt Middle School student Moriah Kimball who may be shy around her peers, but has an amazing talent for art. The eighth-grader can be spotted carrying a sketchbook at all times in the hallways at school.For anyone that catc... Read More
Business Spotlight: Tranquility Salon and Day Spa
Tranquility Salon and Day Spa Between the haircuts, manicures and spa treatments the ladies at Tranquility Salon and Day Spa are busy taking care of on a daily basis, they are also spreading some good spirit to the community. “We do a lot here to help others out whether it’s a gift certificate ... Read More