Posts Tagged: Grace Usher

WAHS On Schedule To Open New Havasu Facility
By Grace Usher The Western Arizona Humane Society has been diligently working on its new Maricopa Avenue location in Lake Havasu City for the past five years. Currently, the facility is on track for its grand opening by invitation only on June 3. The new location will combine all three of th... Read More
Citizen Spotlight: Karen Vanderjagt
By Grace Usher Karen Vanderjagt is the type of women that has a smile ear to ear all day long - and with good reason. She is an individual who focuses her efforts toward the positive side of every aspect of a career, family and personal interests. Vanderjagt, 69, moved to Lake Havasu City in ... Read More
F.O.A.M. Celebrates Local Artists In Lake Havasu
By Grace Usher Focus on Art at Mudshark (F.O.A.M) happened Saturday afternoon in Lake Havasu City at the newly established Mudshark Public House off Aviation Drive . The event was organized by local artist Pam Reinke to raise funds for Havasu Area Public Art. The inaugural event had more than... Read More
By Grace Usher Movie goers may remember the hard-hitting portrayal of the Vietnam War that is the 1987 film, "Full Metal Jacket". What they may not remember is the story of the film’s door gunner portrayed by Tim Colceeri. That’s probably because it was a lost tale until recently. Colceri... Read More
By Grace Usher The 3rd annual Havasu Brews and Brats Saturday afternoon on the grass area of Querio and Main (formerly Springberg-McAndrew Park) offered brews, bands and more to those who attended. The event brought craft beer companies from Arizona, California and Nevada to showcase their top... Read More
Havasu Angel Brings Blessings And Joy All Year Long
By Grace Usher June Merritt spends her days practicing a unique method of spreading joy and giving back to the community. Instead of volunteering in traditional forms, Merritt takes to the streets and special events to spread a spiritual love for everyone she meets. Merritt is the official "H... Read More
By Grace Usher The holiday season can be a joyous time for adults and children alike. Unfortunately, for some families, the holidays can be stressful and filled with uncertainty. For more than 20 years, Arizona’s Children’s Association has been the answer for many of these struggling families... Read More
‘Stop The Bleed’ Class Aims At Saving Lives
By Grace Usher Havasu Regional Medical Center has been taking initiatives to prevent deaths caused by preventable blood-loss because of an injury. Though typically associated with mass shooting awareness and preparation, a class spokesperson said this knowledge can help those faced with day-to-da... Read More
Boots, Spurs And Saddles Off For Another Year
By Grace Usher Time to pack up the steers and saddles as the 2019 Little Delbert Days and Rodeo comes to an end. With a fun-filled weekend inspired by the times of the Wild West, many competitors participated but only a few were able to make it to the top. Here are the winners of the weekend... Read More
Rootin’ Tootin’ Tots Of Delbert Days
By Grace Usher Rodeo weekend is full of Western inspired activities for all ages to enjoy. Some may say the cutest time of the weekend is the mornings when the youngest cowboys and cowgirls are featured: Little Delbert Days. For the last 10 years, the youngins have put on their boots, put on t... Read More