Penola IGA celebrates milestone

TOMORROW will mark 10 years since Penola IGA opened its doors at its prominent Church Street location. Owners Kerry and Shane McPherson previously operated the business […]

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Rook Walk centenary event

HUNDREDS of school children and community members assembled at the historic Rook Walk overlooking the Blue Lake to celebrate its centenary on Tuesday. The 10ft stone […]

‘Symbol of hope’ stands test of time

DESCENDANTS of the Rook family were among those in attendance at the Rook Walk centenary event on Tuesday morning. Susan Chamie travelled from Sydney to speak […]

Rook Walk centenary celebrated

TODAY marks exactly 100 years since more than 2000 people assembled at the Blue Lake to build the Rook Walk in the largest day of community […]

Homestead to support RFDS

ONE of the region’s prominent historic homesteads will throw open its doors next weekend to raise money for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Steeped in nostalgia and history, the two day event at Kalangadoo’s Lowan House[…]

RAA learns from past

ROYAL Automobile Association (RAA) chairman and president Elizabeth Perry is in Mount Gambier today to honour South East members who have been with the organisation for […]

Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 80 years

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL Women’s Auxiliary will celebrate 80 years this month. Active since 1938, the organisation supports the RSL, wives of returned servicemen and […]

Business milestone celebrated

GRATEFUL for the community support he has received, Anvil Electronics business owner Chris Ind has celebrated 21 years in business. Mr Ind said the business would […]

No such thing as too many cooks

MEALS on Wheels South Australia has celebrated a major milestone this month by delivering its 50 millionth meal. The volunteer-based organisation has been operating in South […]