Pipe band on the march

THE RSL Blue Lake Highland Pipe Band participated in a special one-off event on Remembrance Day when pipers all over the world simultaneously played a tune […]

War history on show

AUTHENTIC correspondence and photographs from World War I will be on display at the Main Corner this weekend to commemorate 100 years since Armistice. The Mount […]

Rural settlers remembered

THE descendants of soldier settlers from Mount Schank and surrounds gathered at the foot of the dormant volcano on Wednesday for the unveiling of an information […]

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 […]

Soldiers paid silent tribute

MILLICENT stopped for one minute of silence to commemorate those who fought and died in conflicts since World War I on Saturday morning. More than 170 […]

Soldier research complete

TWO researchers have succeeded on a relentless five-year quest to uncover information about a Millicent resident killed in action in World War I. Mary Altschwager and […]