Medal honours high-profile piper

WELL-KNOWN pipe major and community stalwart Barry Ward received an Order of Australia Medal (OAM) on Saturday for his ongoing contributions to Mount Gambier and surroundign […]

OAM recipient’s name in history books

FORMER South East business identity Jim Galpin was awarded an Order of Australia Medal (OAM) on Saturday for his community-minded approach and focus on the preservation […]

Civic leader makes mark on Mount Gambier

MOUNT Gambier resident John Allen has left an enduring legacy across the Blue Lake city following years of service to local government and the community. The […]

Region’s top cop ends career on high note

LIMESTONE Coast Police officer in charge Superintendent Grant Moyle has been awarded the Australian Police Medal just days before he will enter retirement. The region’s leading […]

Grass fire threatens windfarm

GIANT wind turbines worth several million dollars were undamaged by fires on the surrounding grazing land at German Flat near Tantanoola over the weekend. The first […]

Riders hurt in sand cliff fall

TWO motorcyclists with fractured legs were airlifted by helicopter to hospital in Adelaide after riding their bikes off a large sheer sand cliff near Lake George […]

Track stable ahead of racing season

THE new $3.3m Allan Scott Glenburnie Racecourse track is just months away from reopening to the­ thunder of hooves following a 12 month shut down. The […]

Pioneers women sign Winter and Wormald

THE momentum continues to build for the Pioneers Basketball Club as it steps up to the Premier League in Adelaide for the 2019 season. A new […]