High achievers celebrate success

FOURTEEN Tenison Woods College students achieved an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank above 90 with Year 12 graduate Courtney De Barro taking home the college dux prize […]

End in sight for students

AS THE school year comes to an end, Penola High School Year 11 students are already working towards their final chapter of school education. Last week, […]

Students tackle big issues on stage

PENOLA residents filled Rymill Hall on Thursday for Mary Mackillop Memorial School’s annual end of year concert. Over 150 people were present on the night with […]

Penola couple take care of business

THE Penola and District Business and Tourism Association (PADBATA) has been saved from possible disbandment with Dru Reschke taking on leadership of the organisation. With a […]

Premier to retire

FORMER South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill has announced his retirement from politics, outlining his plans on the final sitting day of parliament for the OR   […]

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CARSMART: Cowley Steam Traction Engine

THIS recognisable 1916 single-cylinder six nominal horsepower steam traction engine is believed to be one of only two surviving examples built by Cowley’s Ballarat-based Eureka Ironworks.  […]

Coastal towns sleep through earthquarke

ROBE and Beachport residents are unlikely to have felt even the slightest tremor on Wednesday night, despite an earthquake occurring dozens of kilometres off the coast. […]