Flavourites: Can’t beat eggs!

Popularity of eggs  has  ‘eggceeded eggspectations’ in the industry, with record sales registered in Australia for 2010. It’s good news for local egg producers, including Chirpy Chicks Eggs at Reeves Plains, which had to include free range eggs in their supply to meet customer demands. Angela Leaney said there had been a growing demand for […]

Shearer dies in Tarlee tragedy

THE shearing industry has been rocked after a freak accident claimed the life of experienced shearer Brett Cupples. Cupples, 29, of Streaky Bay, was working at a property at Tarlee when the accident happened at about 2.30pm last Tuesday, Janaury 18. The handpiece is believed to have struck him in the neck. Kadina CIB is […]

Port Wakefield named ‘most affordable’ coastal location LOOKING for that sweet seaside escape but put off by the rising price tags that come with coastal property? Enter Port Wakefield. Figures from a report by RP Data, which claims to be the number one provider of property information in Australia, state the Gulf of St Vincent […]

The town that would not drown

RESIDENTS of Stockport remain upbeat as the clean up makes slow but steady progress six weeks after a torrent of water ripped through the heart of the town. Most of the hard rubbish and destroyed furniture is gone, people are busily cleaning their homes and in some cases, steadily renovating what was severely damaged merely […]

Tennis results – December 1 2010

Balaklava night Perfect conditions greeted the nighters as they started the countdown ’til the Christmas break. The Division Two match between Lorraine Jenner’s Bananas and Fran Henderson’s Cherries was a thriller, with those bent yellow numbers scraping through by just a few games yet again, 3-27 to 3-24. The Bananas were once again assisted with […]

Suddenly umpires!

By Three Points Lachie legend lives. Those of you who, like Dribbler, don’t understand this, check out Tim Winton’s books at the library.unless you were at basketball Friday night! It was Dribbler who told me Lachie’s a legend. He was not the only one, but according to Dribbler and Ray Bennett he sure is one. […]