October 2019

Published a story 15th Oct 2019 9:49 AM

A LITTLE to Stanthorpe’s east is a village famed for its flowing green pastures. Residents call it ‘God’s country’. We know it as Liston.

Villagers remain upbeat despite ‘worst drought in memory’

A LITTLE to Stanthorpe’s east is a village famed for its flowing green pastures. Residents call it ‘God’s country’. We know it as Liston.

Published a story 15th Oct 2019 9:46 AM

Despite roughly 20 goes at the Stanthorpe Cup Open, it’s one trophy that still eludes Gaye and John Harvey.

Harvey’s hang hopes on Stanthorpe-born Mail Escort

Despite roughly 20 goes at the Stanthorpe Cup Open, it’s one trophy that still eludes Gaye and John Harvey.

Published a story 15th Oct 2019 9:43 AM

Vice-regal couple tour the Southern Downs and witness the drought and fire devastation first-hand.

Governor pays tribute to Granite Belts ‘resilience and compassion’

Vice-regal couple tour the Southern Downs and witness the drought and fire devastation first-hand.

Published a story 14th Oct 2019 1:47 PM

INSIGHT: The 70 families who call the area home are hurting badly and life is getting tougher by the day

'It's not drought, it's disaster': Tiny town's bleak outlook

INSIGHT: The 70 families who call the area home are hurting badly and life is getting tougher by the day

Published a story 11th Oct 2019 3:33 PM

Excitement is building within the cricket community as the days dwindle to the start of the season opener.

Valleys aim for back-to-back success

Excitement is building within the cricket community as the days dwindle to the start of the season opener.

Published a story 11th Oct 2019 2:04 PM

High school students pack in to rummage through thousands of free suits and dresses

Free formal dresses for drought-ravaged farm kids

High school students pack in to rummage through thousands of free suits and dresses

Published a story 11th Oct 2019 1:51 PM

The Bathersby Centre was packed with high school students on Thursday afternoon as they rummaged through thousands of free suits and dresses.

For the kids: Formal scheme helps students dress in style

The Bathersby Centre was packed with high school students on Thursday afternoon as they rummaged through thousands of free suits and dresses.

Published a story 11th Oct 2019 12:28 PM

The hours are winding down until the first event in two days of Johnny Cash Country Festival action.

CASH IS HERE: Hours until doors swing open for two days of events

The hours are winding down until the first event in two days of Johnny Cash Country Festival action.

Published a story 11th Oct 2019 10:56 AM

It certainly wasn’t drought-breaking but this morning’s rainfall was enough to remind people what it sounds like and buoy the spirits a little.

Is that it?: Granite Belt wakes to rain

It certainly wasn’t drought-breaking but this morning’s rainfall was enough to remind people what it sounds like and buoy the spirits a little.

Published a story 10th Oct 2019 3:42 PM

Throwback '50s diner now looking to live music, liquor licence

Staggered by support: Retro diner is booming

Throwback '50s diner now looking to live music, liquor licence

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