Lions lend hand to struggling farmers

THE Penola Lions Club recently distributed 82 bales of hay to the Lions Need For Feed Disaster Relief project in northern South Australia. The club coordinated […]

Give a toss for charity

A GROUP of Millicent residents is calling on the community to help them “beat the blues” and break the silence surrounding mental health. This Sunday, the […]

Worker subsidy boost

REGIONAL employers are being encouraged to take part in a new government subsidy scheme offering support towards the costs of employing apprentices. The Morrison Government will […]

Groups combine to reflect on suicide loss

SURVIVORS of suicide loss are invited to gather in Mount Gambier this week to recognise a loved one, demonstrate support and promote suicide prevention. StandBy Response […]

Wage subsidy trial

THE Coalition Government will invest $60m to trial a wage subsidy as an incentive for employers in regional and rural communities to engage more apprentices. Small […]

Football hits pavement to raise funds

PENOLA A Grade footballer Daniel Hackwill will run 100km in an effort to raise funds for drought relief next month. Hackwill, who said the struggles Australian […]

Mill dishes out much-needed donation

TIMBER processing mill NF McDonnell and Sons has donated $10,000 to Foodbank Limestone Coast. The generous donation will allow Foodbank to purchase staple food items – […]

Domestic violence help only a call away

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has welcomed the State Government’s commitment to funding a domestic violence crisis hotline for women across South Australia, but says more funding should be […]

More support needed for rural women

A SIGNIFICANT number of women in domestic violence situations throughout the region are potentially missing out on vital assistance due to the lack of resources available, […]