Region inspires sea shanties

COMPOSING traditional sea shanties inspired by the Shipwreck Coast, Adam Hardcastle immersed himself in the life of a 19th century Portland resident last month. Eating a […]

Protection a priority

WITH 10 years experience under her belt, Limestone Coast family violence intervention officer Jane Smith knows all too well the prevalence of domestic violence in Australia. […]

Shared hospital history

WHEN the contractors working on the $500,000 fire management system upgrade at Millicent and District Hospital needed an experienced earth moving company, the choice was obvious. […]

Fond seaside memories recalled

BORN at the Point Pearce Mission Station on the Yorke Peninsula in 1946, Aunty Val Brennan would go on to live in almost 10 towns and […]

Refugee sewing skills recognised

CONGOLESE refugee Alpha Shonda is quickly making his mark on the Blue Lake city as he uses his impressive sewing skills to integrate into the community. […]

Aboriginal health worker recognised

LIMESTONE coast Aboriginal health worker Peter May has been recognised for his dedication to the community, placing third in the annual LiFE Awards last month. Nominated […]

Eileen cruises into retirement

FILLING the halls of The Oaks Aged Care Facility with laughter and joy for many years, Mount Gambier resident Eileen Cruise will be greatly missed after […]

Pigs bring hope to the poor

SIFTING through piles of rubbish and breathing in thick harmful smoke could become a thing of the past for some disadvantaged families in Indonesia thanks to […]

Lifelong volunteer

WITH photographs and memorabilia proudly displayed throughout his house, it is clear that Allan Dowdell OAM is a man of many titles and accomplishments. Referring to […]

Memoir highlights life challenges

AFTER experiencing a series of challenging circumstances throughout his life, Mount Gambier man Brendan Buchanan put pen to paper in an effort to share his story […]