Community News

By Nicole Matheson The stars were out Friday evening as 721 churches in 34 countries around the world brought a memorable prom experience to special needs individuals 14 and older. The simultaneous worldwide event rolled out the red carpet and tripped the light fandango for more than 115,000 hono... Read More
The 24th annual Buses by the Bridge happened  over the past weekend at Windsor 4 in Lake Havasu City. The event boasted 578 VW buses this year. The event featured prizes, raffles, pancake breakfasts and more family fun. Started 24 years ago, the event hosted a few split-window campers and now... Read More
A New Section of Havasu Memorial Walkway Unveiled Saturday
A new section of the Havasu Memorial Walkway was unveiled Saturday morning with a special ceremony under the London Bridge. The section is dedicated with bricks for First Responders. During the ceremony, the Lake Havasu Professional Firefighters Association honored the following fallen firefighte... Read More
By Becky Maxedon Lake Havasu City turned out Friday afternoon to celebrate Maryann Elizabeth Cowan Day in honor of her retirement from the United States Navy. Cowan was born in Victorville, Calif., but her family moved to Lake Havasu City where she attended Oro Grande Elementary School, Thunde... Read More
By Nicole Matheson It was a clear brisk winter morning as the immense swaths of hot air balloon fabric were spread out evenly along the ground. Crews moved about busily stretching the sides as the heat from the fire began to breathe life into the picturesque shape. Onlookers invariably questio... Read More
Balloonists Take Their Craft To Local Schools
Today was the day that Lake Havasu school students look forward to each year. It was the day that balloonists visit them and explain the way a hot air balloon works. The kids get to have an up close, personal experience with the balloons every year. They gain information about how balloons and th... Read More