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Wed 14 Nov 2018

Gunshots allegedly fired during dispute

Gunshots allegedly fired during dispute

An argument between two elderly men escalated quickly when a firearm was allegedly produced.

Local boy powers into national age swim time

Local boy powers into national age swim time

Eleven swimmers from the Stanthorpe Swimming Club competed in the Toowoomba Open early November.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Southern Downs fire crews en route to a burning car

Southern Downs fire crews en route to a burning car

QUEENSLAND Fire and Emergency Service crews are en route to a suspected car fire at The Head.

GALLERY: Centenary of Armistice Day

GALLERY: Centenary of Armistice Day

Did we see you at the Amiens Legacy Centre?

Greenlands students past and present embark on adventures

Greenlands students past and present embark on adventures

Former Greenlands Students have achieved highly at high school awards night.

Big grant boost for Boomerang Bags

Big grant boost for Boomerang Bags

THE Summit Hall's supper room will be renovated after its management committee received $15,000 from the State Government's Gambling Community Benefit Fund.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Stanthorpe woman raises $1mil for community

Stanthorpe woman raises $1mil for community

SHE'S secured more than $1million for Stanthorpe community groups by writing grant applications, but what motivates Paula Boatfield might surprise you.

Wanderers and Souths bat their way to wins

Wanderers and Souths bat their way to wins

The weekends' fixtures saw Souths and Wanderers record emphatic wins over Valley and Tenterfield respectively.

Just add water for fun

Just add water for fun

Styrofoam dumbbells might seem too light to do anything but use them underwater and you're in for a great workout.

Personal bests at Saturday parkrun

Personal bests at Saturday parkrun

Stanthorpe parkrun a favourite amongst visitors

Little athletes impress at regional relays

Little athletes impress at regional relays

Five participants competed in the Downs and South West Region relay competition in Toowoomba on Saturday.

Memories of Poole's soldier settlement

Memories of Poole's soldier settlement

HOWARD Poole's grandfather was lucky to not be injured in WWI, but he needed a tonne more luck and optimism to make a living from farming in Stanthorpe.

Performers take to the exam stage on home turf

Performers take to the exam stage on home turf

STANTHORPE dance and theatre students have enjoyed the luxury of being able to do exams in their hometown on November 2.

Plaques recognise the service of WWI soldiers

Plaques recognise the service of WWI soldiers

THREE unmarked World War I graves were given rising sun plaques and headstones on November 4.

Senior students serve up tasty award-winning wine at awards

Senior students serve up tasty award-winning wine at awards

BANCA Ridge Estate Vineyard's 2017 Tempranillo was awarded the champion school-produced wine at the recent 2018 Australian Small Winemakers Show.

New outdoor games get A+ from Glen Aplin kids

New outdoor games get A+ from Glen Aplin kids

GLEN Aplin has a primary focus on Every Student Succeeding Every Day and as such we have recently increased our support for outdoor learning opportunities.

Ice crime at a high in Stanthorpe

Ice crime at a high in Stanthorpe

Arrests related to ice crime have increased from none to nine in the past 12 months.

Sat 10 Nov 2018

Letters detail end of the war

Letters detail end of the war

A soon to be Stanthorpe grazier wrote to his parents at the conclusion of the Great War, proclaiming it the "greatest day in the history of mankind”.

Students told to ask grans, not google

Students told to ask grans, not google

Grandparents Day a big hit at Dalveen State School

Fri 9 Nov 2018

Cloudy weekend on the Granite Belt

Cloudy weekend on the Granite Belt

Temperatures around the Granite Belt will be right around the November average.

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