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Jaci Greeno: This Girl Is On Fire
By Grace Usher Teenagers may be overloaded with school, drama and the adjustments into adulthood, but many find escape through art. So is the story of Jaci Greeno, a senior who finds her peace in the art of song. Since she was able to make sound, Greeno, 17, has made song. Her talent has been... Read More
By Jayne Hanson Lake Havasu High School freshman Charlotte Upshaw believes exploration and adventure is the key to her education and future – a notion that led her to summer enrollment at The School of The New York Times and dreams of riding the subway and residing in a top-notch penthouse in t... Read More
It’s Welcome Week At ASU Lake Havasu
By Jake Schwab Lake Havasu City's very own ASU campus has been making students from near and far feel right at home with Welcome Week. With the next semester of college on the horizon, having a smooth transition will make things easier for new students. There are plenty of events hosted by ASU... Read More
By Jayne Hanson Local U.S. Marine Natalie Marcom, owner of Nakoma CrossFit in Lake Havasu City, says it’s about putting one foot in front of the other when it comes to her life, her fitness, her family and her faith. “I love what I do,” Marcom said of her day-to-day at Nakoma CrossFit. ... Read More
By Grace Usher As the approaching first day of school looms, 43 new teachers are being welcomed to Lake Havasu Unified School District for the upcoming 2018-19 school year. The teachers gathered at Lake Havasu High School for a week-long training and team -building camp.   “We are talking a... Read More
Sarah Crabtree: Warrior Against All Odds
By Grace Usher At the age of 14, Sarah Crabtree’s only focus should have been preparing for the trials and tribulations of high school, but life had other plans in store. Mid-freshman year, she began to feel abnormal pain and bruise very easily. When her condition seemed to worsen, she was t... Read More
360 Grind & Grill Comes To The Shops At Lake Havasu
This is a sponsored story. By Grace Usher The Shops at Lake Havasu has announce the welcoming of the newest food installment, 360 Grind & Grill. New owners, Candace Christie and Dustin Steele, also own and operate 360 Deli on West Acoma (near Mohave Community College). The new cafe/res... Read More
This Girl Is Making Muscles, Not Excuses
By Grace Usher Cassidy Lanthron may be only 20 years old but she has quite the journey under her belt. At 15, she found herself unhappy physically, mentally and emotionally. Lanthorn is a born and raised Havasuvian. In her mid-teens she began to really look at herself and see personal iss... Read More
May 5, 1866, a northern Memorial Day is said to have started  in Waterloo, N.Y., when Gen. John A Logan issued a proclamation calling for "Decoration Day" to be observed annually and nationwide. Logan was commander in chief of the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of and for Union Civil W... Read More
Veterans, Children Given Gift Of Mobility
Saturday at American Legion Post 81 in Lake Havasu City, three veterans and two children were presented with power wheelchairs from the Veterans Mobility Project. The project is an offshoot of the Cloverlane Foundation and Maneuvering Veterans Froward. Veterans and other recipients are nominated ... Read More