Netball scores from July 18

A1: Long Plains 66 (Nicolle Sobey) d Virginia 37 (Sarah Smith). Balaklava 34 (Gaynor Tink) d Hummocks 30 (Sarah Young). Two Wells 61 (Nicole Hardy) d Mallala 44 (Jayne Brown). A2: Balaklava 43 (Lauren Michael) d Hummocks 39 (Holly Nicholls). Two Wells 54 (Carly Smith) d Mallala 45 (Kylie Taylor). A3: Long Plains 42 (Jacki Baker) […]

Football scores from July 18

A Grade Balaklava 2.5 6.8 10.9 14.14 (98) HW Eagles 3.3 3.6 6.12 8.14 (62) Best: Balaklava- H.Walker, T.McPharlin, B.Catford, D.Friedrichs, P.McLean, L.Tezacker; HW Eagles- S.Braham, T.Trussell, R.Reid, D.Thomas, D.Oswald, M.Higgs Goals: Balaklava- J.Walker 3, J.Evans 2, M.Pascoe 2, H.Walker 2, B.Scott, B.Lamond, D.Friedrichs, T.McPharlin, B.Catford; HW Eagles- D.Thomas 2, R.Reid, D.Oswald, T.Trussell, S.Jericho, M.Higgs, J.Wilson […]

Network in urgent call for more drivers

"The network has increased its services to the Mid North by 45 per cent since October 2008 and is growing rapidly. – Co-ordinator Damien Graham" Have you ever considered becoming a volunteer driver? Are you recently retired or do you find yourself with some spare time, now your children are at school? Are you unemployed […]

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Blacker to lead new HAC team Well-known and respected member of the rural community, Peter Blacker, has been appointed presiding member of the new Country Health SA (CHSA) Board Health Advisory Council (HAC). The new council will work closely with country HACs to provide advice on country health issues to the Minister and Country Health […]

Maureen is Lions president

Kapunda Maureen Altus has been inducted as Kapunda Lions Club’s 12th president. Tarlee resident and past District Governor, John Tayler, performed the induction at the club’s recent handover. President Maureen has adopted the theme of “Building a Community Spirit” which aims to raise the profile of Kapunda Lions within the community. She spoke of her […]

New memorial honours war service

Balaklava A memorial to commemorate return service personnel from World War I and II is to be placed on the corner of John Street and War Memorial Drive, Balaklava. An invitation is extended to relatives and friends of these people to the official unveiling of the memorial at 11am on Saturday, August 15, by president […]

Another winning ‘trifecta’ for Cup

HERE’S another three contestants in the quest to find the “face” of this year’s Balaklava Cup. The winner will be announced this Friday when the Cup program is launched in Adelaide. The lucky winner will feature in promotional material for the race day as well as being dressed by sponsors for Cup day. • Laura […]

Rubble Trouble!

A problem in their own backyard has Mallala councillors debating policy By Lauren Parker Removal of two tonnes of rubble from District Council of Mallala recently led to heated debate amongst councillors over the action taken against the person allegedly responsible, and the decision to form a theft policy. When the alleged theft was discovered, […]

Balaklava is set to swing as hundreds perform at Eisteddfod

Eisteddfod fever has hit Balaklava, with competitors diligently perfecting their pieces, and business owners getting into the spirit with musical themed displays. The three-day musical celebration, which begins later this month, brings hundreds of people to Balaklava to compete in and observe the annual Balaklava Eisteddfod. On Friday, July 31 alone, more than 700 participants […]