Cougars and Tigers get claws out

STANLEY SATURDAY’S clash between Clare and Long Plains under the water tower was apparently more controversial than Married at First Sight. While the game itself petered out into an easy Clare Combined victory, there were several flashpoints during the match, which tends to happen when these two sides meet. Cougars skipper, Matt Bennie, ran through […]

Booleroo-Willowie finish on a high

IT probably wasn’t Spalding-Booborowie’s best performance one week out from the finals at Booleroo Centre on Saturday. Batting first they were all out for 143 in 37 overs with Booleroo-Willowie running down the total in 22 overs for the loss of two wickets to record a last-gasp win and finish its season on a high […]

Play to win

LAWN BOWLS: THE North Western Bowling Association Division 1 will need next week’s final minor round game to sort out third and fourth positions going into the finals. While minor premier and defending champion Jamestown and second-placed BHAS Blue are in an unassailable position, third and fourth is open. Melrose beat Peterborough 103-90 Saturday with […]

Wasleys survives Hamley’s test

DIVISION ONE One of the featured division one matches last weekend was the clash between Wasleys and Hamley Bridge; the latter sitting in the wings ready to pounce upon any mistake by a top four side. The match was keenly contested throughout, with Hamley Bridge, at times, holding the upper hand over their host. However, […]

Lower North pulls away

WITH just one round remaining in the Stanley Cricket Association home and away season, Lower North has locked in top spot, despite a decent test from Blyth/Kybunga on Saturday. Auburn/Mintaro/Watervale’s season is over with the bye in the final round, while the Bulldogs host Long Plains in a battle for pride this weekend, with both […]

Community Care Team grows

Increasing demand for home care packages has led Barossa Village to grow its Community Care team. Barossa Village is recognised as a regional leader in aged care and its growing Community Care team means it is positioned to offer a personalised service in the development of a tailored Home Care Package for its clients. “Home […]

Parties must address senior needs

WITH about one third of older South Australians living in rural and regional areas, COTA SA (Council On The Ageing) is urging politicians to ensure their needs are not forgotten in the lead up to the March state election. COTA SA conducted a series of conversations and surveys with older people across South Australia, including […]