War-time memories remain

I WAS 14 years old when the war started and tried to enlist immediately. But my dad always had the same answer – you’ll get a […]

Activist sings as support builds

A BUILDER, an opera singer and an environmental activist walk into a bar … and they were all the same man. Former Mount Gambier resident Lance […]

Tourism centre leader steps down

AFTER spearheading establishment of the Mary MacKillop Interpretative Centre and years of dedication to its ongoing development, chairperson Clare Larkin will step aside from her leadership […]

Hall of Fame surprise for business leader

DURING almost three decades in business, Redgum Country owner Wendy Richardson has seen countless local clothing retailers come and go. While online shopping, fashion chain stores […]

Nurse finds calling

BATTLING conflict, crocodiles and rain in a small, open boat while taking a heavily pregnant girl to hospital in South Sudan, Kate Chapman knew she would […]

Health leadership pride

FOR 25 years, Professor Lucie Walters has served the Mount Gambier community as a rural GP and more recently as a key figure in training the […]

True pioneer story inspires author

GROWING up on a farm in Kalangadoo, Simon Bryant always had a fascination with the history of the South East. His interest was piqued when he received […]

Harris family filled with pride

THE local matriarch of the Harris family has spoken with pride of the involvement of her nephew in the recent dramatic rescue of the soccer team […]