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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
30th Run For The Wall Passes Through Area On I-40
The 30th Annual Run for the Wall began Wednesday and will culminate in Washington, D.C. with a visit to the Vietnam War Memorial Wall and an always huge, thunderous motorcycle parade. The website for the run states, “Founded by Vietnam Veterans, Run for the Wall® recognizes the sacrifices and ... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D at Havasupai Elementary
More Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) were spotted this week at Havasupai Elementary School. The group of 8  students were recognized performing a thoughtful gesture to faculty, staff or a peer student. Each student that was caught being kind was awarded a $10 coupon from Heather's Water a... Read More
Vilma Urbina Wins Woman Of The Year Award
Vilma Urbina was named "Woman of the Year" Thursday evening at a Women With Willpower dinner. She was nominated by Denise Johnk and Charlene Pruden for the honor. Urbina opened her first assisted living home in 2013 and has since opened two more homes, employs 20 people and provides care and hous... Read More
Big O Tires sponsored “Big Shots” Day at the Saturday Diamondback’s game at Chase Field. The 10 lucky Jamaica Elementary School students who had the opportunity to go to a game and be treated like a “Big Shot” were Xander Comer, Koen Taylor, Collin Miller, Joshua Messer, Tripp Burke, Ai... Read More
Students Graduate From ASU Saturday
17 students graduated from ASU Saturday morning.  Director of the PED James Gray, U.S Navy Veteran Ashley Gagnon, ASU student Chris Millet, Dr. Raymond Van der Riet, and Water Conservation Specialist Briana Morgan were all guest speakers at the graduation. Here are photos from Saturday's ceremon... 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
Volunteers Help Teach Math Skills
By Stefanie Thompson RiverSceneMagazine.com At Oro Grande Elementary School, a group of volunteers is assisting fourth graders with their math skills. And according to fourth-grade math teacher Gretchen Dionne, the addition of the program is also multiplying students’ success. “The progra... 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