Penola piper shares life memories

“I SUPPOSE I’d be the oldest piper in the south east,” Penola resident Jim Childs posited, speaking to The Border Watch a week after he celebrated […]

Census data reveals “typical” residents

LATEST census figures show the “typical” Grant District Council and Mount Gambier residents align with the statistically “ordinary” Australian. The 2016 Census of Population and Housing […]

Exploring the depths: The Shaft

AS we cautiously drop into the depths, I glance up to see daylight shining through a small hole far above us, knowing it is the only […]

WWII veteran remembered

THE life of World War II naval veteran and community service stalwart Colin Cameron OAM was celebrated at a recent funeral service after he passed away […]

Generosity brings back smile

IMAGINE waking up one morning and barely being able to move your mouth, struggling to eat and even talk without excruciating pain. That was the reality […]