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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
Pooches Join Owners On The Runway At Paws For Fashion
The Nautical Beachfront Resort sponsored the Paws for Fashion fundraiser Saturday evening to benefit the Western Arizona Humane Society Building Campaign. One of the event organizers, Kathy Jo Baumer, said there were eight models with their pooches participating in the fashion show, while eight l... Read More
New WAHS Shelter Looking Cool
By Jayne Hanson Nearly two years into the project, Western Arizona Humane Society is within about six months of keeping it cool at the new animal shelter in Lake Havasu City. “I just want to thank the community for their support,” said WAHS Executive Director Patty Gillmore. “We absolute... Read More
By Grace Usher More than 900 clothing items were gathered to be donated to school-ages children for the upcoming school year. Organized by Pay It Forward Havasu,  the group has been coordinating the event for four years. “We wanted to give back to the community,” said Rachel Kurth. The... Read More
Journey Of Hope Riders Arrive In Lake Havasu
By Grace Usher The Journey of Hope riders arrived  from Bullhead City Thursday morning to begin their two-day visit in Lake Havasu. The riders regrouped at Walmart Supercenter of The Shops at Lake Havasu around 10 a.m. The Journey of Hope riders are a group of 32 young adults who are en route... Read More
Meet The New Track Operators At SARA Park BMX
By Grace Usher There are new track operators at SARA Park BMX Track with an extensive background in the sport. The new operators, Harry and Patty Leary have spent most of their lives sleeping, eating and breathing BMX. [caption id="attachment_26629" align="aligncenter" width="384"] Harry and P... Read More
By Grace Usher For nearly 20 years, the Lake Havasu Museum of History has maintained the past of Lake Havasu City. Backtracking to 1975, a group of Havasuvians came together with the common goal to preserve the history and artifacts of the area. The Lake Havasu City Historical society was for... Read More
by Grace Usher More than $40,000 has been donated to the local veteran community by the local nonprofit Veterans Thrift Store. The family owned and operated 501(c)3 is a success because of the efforts of couple Jack Kemp and Kay Davidson with the help of their daughter, Roberta Arreola. There... Read More
Monday, The Clothes Closet Inc., Hilltop Community Church, Catholic Charities Community Services, Ray’s Flat Top Joint, and Tease and Polish all joined forces to give back to the homeless community. [caption id="attachment_22808" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Hot meals provided by Lin's Lit... Read More