Spotlight

2018 Teacher Of The Year Announced
By Grace Usher Eight teachers were awarded  2018 “Teacher of the Year” for their schools at the Chamber of Commerce Mixer Thursday afternoon. Of the eight teachers awarded, one teacher was named the Lake Havasu Unified School District “Teacher of the Year.” There were two separate... Read More
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  By Grace Usher Soon to be graduates of ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu City  are wrapping up studies with the Pitchfork awards and by presenting senior capstone projects. Friday evening, students were awarded the Pitchfork awards at London Bridge Resort. Here are the winners of the 2... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D.: Starline Elementary
By Grace Usher More Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) were spotted this week at Starline Elementary School.  The group of 11 students were recognized performing a thoughtful gesture to faculty, staff or a peer student. Each student caught being kind was awarded one full meal at Jack in t... Read More
‘Twinkle Toes’ Celebrates His 92nd Birthday
By Grace Usher For many, the word “gym” sparks anxiety and reminds them of that bill we pay monthly and still never seem to use. For Larry “Twinkle Toes” Arsenault, the gym is a social experience. Today, his home gym - Planet Fitness - celebrated its favorite patron’s 92nd birthday. ... Read More
Mohave State Bank Wins Bank Of The Year Award
RSM Sponsored Story Mohave State Bank has been awarded the 2018 Bank of the Year Award, given by the Western Independent Bankers (WIB), a division of the Western Bankers Association. The announcement was made at the association’s annual conference in Kauai, Hawaii, last month. Mohave State B... Read More
Choosing an educational pathway is part parental advising and part follow one’s passions. Mohave Community College student, Matthew Johnson, is a prime example of the benefits of hard work and dedication. Johnson, 19, and his sister, Kendra, 16, spent their K-12 education as home-schooled stude... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D. at Havasu Preparatory Academy
This week marks the fifth installment of the K.I.N.D. Project by RiverScene Magazine. Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) is a series that features students noticed by teachers around school who perform random acts of kindness without any prompt. This week, RiverScene asked Havasu Preparat... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D. at Jamaica Elementary School
This week marks the fourth installment of the K.I.N.D. Project by RiverScene Magazine. Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) is a series that features students noticed by teachers around school who perform random acts of kindness without any prompt. This week, RiverScene asked Jamaica Elemen... Read More
Meet the Hidden Helper Between the Bookshelves
The smell of old books, the feel of carpeted reading circles and the infinite realities between each page have created fond memories for many years. Though most remember a library from the student and reader point of view, it takes a special type of individual to maintain the organization and wonder... Read More