Community

  By Grace Usher Mohave Community College is offering monthly cultural immersion experiences in partnership with the AZ Humanities AZ Speaks series. Since 2004, Mohave Community College has had a relationship with AZ Humanities and has hosted keynote speakers consistently with the aim... Read More
Local Soccer League Equals Youth Teamwork Fun
By Grace Usher As an international pastime, soccer has been played by youth for generations. In Lake Havasu City, there are two community leagues in which kids can participate. The main organization, the Lake Havasu Soccer League gives children aged 4-15  the opportunity to learn team skills... Read More
Local Miracle Child Giving Back This Holiday Season
By Grace Usher Isaiah Corona is what some might refer to as a miracle child. Now, he is taking his blessings and transforming them into true altruism. When isaiah’s mother, Amber Corona, was 22 weeks pregnant, she received news from the doctor that her preexisting conditions would leave Isai... Read More
Thanksgiving Meals Offered In Lake Havasu City
Thursday is the day Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. It is a day for family and friends to get together and celebrate with a traditional meal of turkey and all the trimmings. There are those in the community though who are not able to either prepare or afford that traditional meal and for those,... Read More
Local Youth Hit The Rink!
By Grace Usher The Rotary Rink, located at SARA Park, is home to both a youth and adult hockey leagues. It is that time of year again when the air cools and the skates go on. The Havasu Dust Devils have been Lake Havasu City's only youth hockey league for nearly 20 years and is still a lesser ... Read More
By Grace Usher On Sunday morning, the Boy and Sea Scouts served  more than 300 Lake Havasu City residents breakfast for the annual Boy Scout and Sea Scout Pancake Breakfast. This year, Troops 25 and 55 represented the Boy Scouts and the Sea Scouts were represented by Ship 450. “This is... Read More
Norona Effect Absorbed By Milemarkers
By Grace Usher Milemarkers absorbed fellow nonprofit, Norona Effect in early June. The transition was made in response to the success of the Norona Effect’s main mission: to develop a youth blood-transfusion center in Lake Havasu City. Once that goal was met, it was time to rework the missi... Read More
Food Bank Reopens In New Location
By Grace Usher Monday morning marked the official opening of the Food Bank in its new location. In response to the closing of fellow nonprofit, Interagency Council, the vital local resource was absorbed in June by the Havasu Community Health Foundation. Under the new management, the Food Bank ... Read More
2018 Ms. Havasu Senior Crowned Saturday
By Grace Usher Seven women took the stage Saturday afternoon to compete for the coveted title of Ms. Havasu Senior at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center. The theme of this year's pageant honored medical professional, personnel and organizations and was hosted by the Havasu Community H... Read More
By Grace Usher This Labor Day weekend, make sure to look for local firefighters outside your favorite grocery and other stores for the annual Fill-A-Boot fundraiser. Since 1979, the Lake Havasu Fire Department has participated in the national event to help support the Muscular Dystrophy Associ... Read More