Local surfing legend remembered

WITH hands linked and teary eyes, surfers from across the region this week said a final goodbye to local icon John Hunt at one of his […]

Young Citizen of the Year announced

“I HAVE always seen music as a gift, I think everyone has the potential to thrive, whether you are the best performer or not it does […]

Scotsman calls Australia home

VOLUNTEER shop assistant Dave Hill will celebrate Australia Day at his Millicent home tomorrow in “true Aussie style”. He will throw some lamb chops on the […]

Lost military history traced to region

UNCOVERING the story behind Australia’s Aboriginal servicemen, researcher Peter Bakker admits Mount Gambier’s William Charles Westbury was one of his greatest finds. Serving in the Boer […]

Penola passion shines through

HIGH academic achiever and heavily involved community member Aliza Pfitzner has been recognised for her dedication to Penola with the prestigious Wattle Range Council Young Citizen […]

Helping handyman awarded

PINCHING himself in disbelief, Mount Gambier resident and handyman Peter Martin is still in shock after hearing he will receive the Australia Day Citizen of the […]