Melanoma journey shared

KONGORONG resident Julie-ann Sams knows all too well melanoma does not discriminate after witnessing her youngest son Toby Rayner battle through a rare diagnosis of iris […]

Book shares substance abuse stories

DELVING into crystal methamphetamine addiction and the effects on families in the community, Headspace Mount Gambier’s new book Operation Defrost is raw, honest and emotional. Written […]

Duo dedicated to region

COMMITTED community members Keith and Dorrie Bennier have dedicated their lives to the region through tireless volunteering efforts over their outstanding 60 years of marriage. In […]

Music teacher on learning journey

TRAVERSING the Scottish countryside to attend nine music festivals in nine weeks, Port MacDonnell resident Adam Hardcastle intends to arm himself with knowledge to help sustain […]

Chronic fatigue awareness push

YAHL’S Tessa Deak is not an average 18-year-old. As her friends celebrated Year 12 graduation last year, she welcomed a wheelchair into her life to improve […]

Health Advisory Council position filled

MOUNT Gambier Hospital Health Advisory Council’s presiding member has vowed to instil a new era of greater community advocacy and transparency. Maureen Klintberg – who spearheaded […]

Community music icon recognised

AFTER dedicating 60 years of continuous service to community banding, Paul Brill was last week awarded life membership of the South Australian Band Association during the […]