Veteran Spotlight: John Harold Henage
John Harold Henage was delivered by a midwife in 1927, as were his four brothers and four sisters. His family lived in a two-room house on a farm in Jerome, Idaho, with an outdoor toilet and no running water. The children attended a two-room schoolhouse. He dropped out of high school at 15, but w... Read More
Veteran Spotlight: John “Dirt” Grimes
He had recently graduated from William Tennent High School in Warminster, Pa., and knew he would be drafted any day, so John Grimes and six of his friends enlisted so they might at least have a chance to get a better job in the Army than infantry on the front lines. In was 1966 and the war in Vietna... Read More
Business Spotlight: Fitting Together the Broken Pieces
Working determinedly from her home office in Lake Havasu City, Debra Allen operates as a Private Investigator providing worldwide adoption searches to her clients. With 25 years experience and service to the community, Allen, an eight-year resident of Lake Havasu, grew up in Ontario, Calif., bef... Read More
Business Spotlight: Scuba Training and Technology
Lake Havasu Divers Association Cleanup Events [dropcap]E[/dropcap]xperienced divers or anyone who may want to learn and are in need of equipment, will find it at Scuba Training and Technology Inc., on Kiowa Boulevard, in Lake Havasu City. In addition to a highly experienced staff and quality eq... Read More
Our citizen spotlight is Zumba instructor Sandy Webber. She inspires women to live happy and healthy lives in Lake Havasu City. Through Webber's Zumba classes, women learn to feel great about themselves, no matter their physical appearance or ability. Do yo... Read More
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
Student Spotlight: Izzy Kistler, Spelling Bee Wiz
Student Spotlight: Izzy Kistler [dropcap]R[/dropcap]eading and practicing spelling is what Havasupai Elementary sixth-grader Izzy Kistler does to keep on top of spelling bee skills, and all that studying just paid off. Kistler took second place last year at her school spelling bee competition an... 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