Upsets in the top comp

Last Wednesday night, an umpiring course was run by Adelaide Plains Basketball Association for new green shirts incorporating a refresher for existing green and grey shirt umpires. There were 40 participants and thanks were extended to Kirrily White for organising the night. There were plenty of smiling faces on Friday night as the Hoops participants […]

New works depot for WRC

For the first time in many decades, Wakefield Regional Council will have a new purpose-built depot, with the proposed space aimed at improving safety for employees and efficiency. The current depot sits on a parcel of land originally purchased by the District Council of Balaklava back in 1935. Council has successfully secured land in Balaklava […]

Water down the… track

AFTER reports of a ‘lake’ along a road between Halbury and Hoyleton, the Plains Producer investigated the site. And the local residents who had contacted us were not mistaken. The dirt road was indeed a lake, with the water having spread out into two neighbouring paddocks. Read the full story in our online edition:

Zac’s 5-fer sinks Roos

PEKINA-Carrieton took the cake in round six at Roo Park, bowling Orroroo out for 88 in 33 overs and replying with 2/93 in 19 overs. Orroroo’s innings, while being spectacular in appearance as the line-up proceeded to bat like millionaires, was far less impressive in the scorebook. Johnny Sheehan (31) was first to go when […]

Candy has racing over the barrel

Determined. Persistent. Consistent. These are the words to describe local barrel racer, Candy Michaelis, who is somewhat of an anomaly in the rodeo world. Candy’s an inspiration for any young girl who dreams of chasing her equestrian dreams, no matter what the discipline. The Lewiston-based rider has been living and breathing rodeo for as long […]

Clean up our act!

Gilbert Valley Lions cleans up our 3 tonnes of mess Two trailer loads of roadside rubbish, including 30 discarded tyres, were taken to the Clare Waste Transfer Station as a result of hard work by Gilbert Valley Lions volunteers. The rubbish was picked up in the Riverton and Tarlee areas on Monday, November 5 and […]