Student works towards dream career

YOUNG hairdresser Shanna-Lee Locker not only impresses her clients and colleagues, but has also won over the judges to be named South Australian school-based Apprentice of […]

Award nomination music to teachers’ ears

MOUNT Gambier High School teachers Megan Spirat and Scott Gunn have been nominated for the South Australian Public Education Awards (SAPEA) in the community engagement section […]

Leadership tour inspires

MOUNT Gambier High School Year 12 student Sahra Rowhani-Farid has returned inspired to drive reconciliation with Aboriginal communities after a two-week leadership tour abroad. Coordinated by […]

Students master Lions Mad Minute

MORE than 40 students from 15 schools across the lower Limestone Coast competed in this year’s Lions Mad Minute. The Mad Minute is an impromptu public […]

Youth program empowers students

STUDENTS across the South East have graduated from the empowering Youth Opportunities program, significantly improving their wellbeing, communication skills and resilience. It was the second year […]

Say earns state representation

YOUNG Australian Rules football talent Ba Na Say represented the state at the National Diversity Championships in Sydney this month, pulling on a guernsey for the […]

From hot water to navy career

“WE were preparing for a caning, but got congratulated instead for making a decent career move,” Mount Gambier’s Dieter Merchel told The Border Watch. From the […]

Infection fears allayed

A HIGH-PROFILE health professional has urged community members “not to worry” about catching the invasive meningococcal disease with no evidence of an outbreak in Mount Gambier.[…]