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Pupils’ leadership qualities recognised

Schools in the Eastern Southland and West Otago regions have commended their year 5 to 8 leaders in the Sir Peter Blake Young Leader...

Twenty years since big freeze

If residents are thinking it has suddenly got cold this winter, then maybe it is time to cast their minds back 20 years to...

Tramping club to mark 50th; ex-members sought

The Hokonui Tramping Club is celebrating its 50th anniversary in October. An anniversary dinner will be held on Saturday, October 29, followed by a tramp...

Region to benefit from world contest

The Golden Shears World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships to be held in Southland early next year are set to have huge spinoffs for the...

Field days organisers rapt event makes final

The Southern Field Days at Waimumu is a finalist in the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals (NZAEP) annual awards. The field days has been...

Show raises $12,000 for hospital

A recent Operatunity performance to mark 100 years of Lions clubs resulted in Gore Hospital receiving $12,000 for the refurbishment of its birthing unit. The...

Believe in yourself, pupils told

The simple game of chess changed Ezekiel Raui’s life. The 18-year-old is travelling round the country and speaking at schools with campaigner and former comedian...

Air-quality breaches

Gore has breached national standards for air quality by exceeding daily limits three times this year even though it has been a mild winter...

Addiction discussed

Alcohol used to give Mike King confidence, but the problem was that to maintain his bravado he needed increasing amounts of liquor and then...

Rockschool exams held

Ashby School of Music students had to get in the groove on Monday for their Rockschool practical exams. The exams are based on the syllabus...
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