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Happy Birthday to David Smith, A Great Friend, Dig IB Reporter & Photographer, Long Time Surfer and Lifelong Imperial Beach Resident

Oct 06, 2016 11:36AM ● Published by Paul Spear

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Happy Birthday to David Smith, A Great Friend, Dig IB Reporter & Photographer, Long Time Surfer and Lifelong Imperial Beach Resident

It's been my pleasure to know David and his wife Juanita for a few years now and he is one heck of a great guy. He has worked as a reporter and photographer for DigImperialBeach.com. We worked together of the City of IB's 60th History Exhibition and have come to know David very well. On a day like today I want to wish my very good friend David Smith a very "Happy Birthday"

Here is some of David's great work and some photos of him I hope you will enjoy!:

                                            Happy Birthday David!



By Air and by Sea, David Smith Shares his late 1970's Adventures to the Coronado Islands

By Paul Spear, Jul 24, 2016, Categories:  PhotographyNature & Pets

By Air and by Sea, David Smith Shares his late 1970's Adventures to the Coronado Islands

Stay tuned for David Smith Next Article "The Pier Came Down"

By Paul Spear, Jun 19, 2016, Categories:  Imperial Beach History

Stay tuned for David Smith Next Article "The Pier Came Down"! David Smith has a great story with photos of the Pier coming down. It will be published soon for the IB Historical Society!

Dempsey Holder's Dory, A look into Imperial Beach's Past by David Smith

By Paul Spear, Jun 19, 2016, Categories:  PhotographyTodayImperial Beach History

Dempsey Holder's Dory, A look into Imperial Beach's Past by David Smith

Red Crabs invade Imperial Beach by David Smith

By Paul Spear, May 11, 2016, Categories:  Nature & Pets

Red Crabs invade Imperial Beach by David Smith

Lifelong Imperial Beach Residents Juanita Smith and Husband David haven't let her Multiple Sclerosis keep them Down

By Paul Spear, Apr 24, 2016, Categories:  Sports & RecIB's Rising StarsImperial Beach History

Lifelong Imperial Beach Residents Juanita Smith and Husband David haven't let her Multiple Sclerosis keep them Down! Don't miss the Tuesday's Meeting of the Imperial Beach History Group in the Community Room at City Hall at 4pm!

Imperial Beach Pier in 1978 and Today by David Smith

By Paul Spear, Apr 12, 2016, Categories:  TodayImperial Beach History

Imperial Beach Pier in 1978 and Today by David Smith. IB History Group meets today at 4pm in Community Room at City Hall.

“The Tijuana River Mouth Is Closed!” by David Smith

By Paul Spear, Apr 04, 2016, Categories:  PhotographyTodayNature & Pets

“The Tijuana River Mouth Is Closed!” The water has been halted several hundred feet short of the Pacific Ocean! by David Smith

“Part Of Our Beach Is Gone” by David Smith

By Paul Spear, Mar 28, 2016, Categories:  TodayNature & Pets

“Part Of Our Beach Is Gone” by David Smith


IB Historical Society & the IB Tree will be featured on the ABC Channel 10, 6 O'Clock News Tonight

By Paul Spear, May 23, 2016, Categories:  Imperial Beach History

The Imperial Beach Historical Society & the IB Tree will be featured on the ABC Channel 10, 6 O'Clock News Tonight. Paul Spear, Ann Price, Terry Winkle, David Smith and Linda Heath were all interviewed by were all interviewed by ABC News Reporter Robert Santos.

They're back! Red Tuna crabs have again invaded IB.

By Paul Spear, Jun 09, 2016, Categories:  Nature & Pets

They're back! Red Tuna crabs have again invaded Imperial Beach for the second time this year. they typically don't last long as the Gulls and other birds usually make quick work of them!

Dempsey Holder's Dory, A look into IB's Past by David Smith

By Paul Spear, Feb 24, 2016, Categories:  CommunityNature & Pets

Dempsey Holder's Dory, A look into Imperial Beach;s 's Past by David Smith

Historical IB Tree that was City's Christmas Tree for over 30 years Chopped down and hauled away during the Middle of the Night

By Paul Spear, May 20, 2016, Categories:  Imperial Beach History

Historical IB Tree that was City's Christmas Tree for over 30 years Chopped down and hauled away during the Middle of the Night Thursday.


IB Historical Society, City of Imperial Beach and Sudberry Properties find way to for IB'S Iconic Tree to Live on!

By Paul Spear, May 26, 2016, Categories:  Imperial Beach History

Although the Iconic IB Tree got chopped down the IB Historical Society, the City of Imperial Beach and Sudberry Properties believe they have found a way to for IB's Iconic Tree to Live on!

Hail Lands, collects for brief period around 4pm today on Imperial Beach

By Paul Spear, Mar 07, 2016, Categories:  TodayNature & Pets

Hail Lands, collects for brief period around 4pm today on Imperial Beach by David Smith.

Storm, Tides, put Imperial Beach Residents living on Beach at Alert

By Paul Spear, Mar 07, 2016, Categories:  Nature & Pets

Storm, Tides, put Imperial Beach Residents living on Beach at Alert by David Smith



David Smith travels to Coronado Islands by Air & Sea but first the Flight over Imperial Beach

By Paul Spear, Jan 15, 2016, Categories:  PhotographyNature & Pets

David Smith travels to Coronado Islands by Air in 1978 & Sea in 1982 but first we share David's Photo's of his Flight' over Imperial Beach in 1978 with his wife Juanita.
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