The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Articles from August 6, 2012

Brave Briana Is Our Face of Hope
Byline: Kara Paradies Kara.Paradies@capnews.com.au BRIANA Ives would wake every day not knowing if it would be the last she would spend with her father. At just 17, the Rockhampton girl was caring full-time for her dad as he battled terminal...
Cairns Win Boosts Rockets; Loss and Win on Hard Road Trip
Byline: Melanie Plane melanie.plane@capnews.com.au BASKETBALL: Neal Tweedy couldn't be more proud of his Rockets after they took down Cairns over the weekend. Rockhampton's Minecorp Rockets headed north to face Townsville and Cairns in back-to-back...
Capras Drop the Ball in Clash with Bears
INSTRUST CUP Round 19 results Burleigh Bears 23 d Central Capras 10 Ipswich Jets 32 d Sunshine Coast Sea Eagles 14 Northern Pride 44 d Wynnum Manly Seagulls 16 Redcliffe Dolphins 40 d Norths Devils 32 Mackay Cutters 40 d Souths Logan...
Cougars Not Smiling after Razorbacks Draw
Qld Soccer League Results NQ Razorbacks FC 0 - 0 Capricorn Cougars Whitsunday Miners FC 1 - 3 Brisbane Strikers Bundaberg Spirit FC 3 - 2 Sunshine Coast Fire FC Bye v FNQ Bulls FC Gold Coast 1 v QAS Football 0 Ladder Team ...
Grace Leads Cyclones to Victory on Road Trip
BASKETBALL: Grace Mcdougall brought it home strong for the Cyclones to beat Cairns on Saturday night. The Frenchville Sports Club Cyclones embarked on the dreaded road trip north over the weekend to play Townsville and Cairns in back-to-back games....
Gutsy Convict Hangs Tough in Cup
RACING: Once again courageous galloper Craiglea Convict had to call on all his reserves with a defiant win under his top weight of 58kg in last Saturday's $10,000 Anglo American Middlemount Cup (1200m) before a large crowd at the annual race day at...
High Achiever Wins Trainee of the Year Award
A ROCKHAMPTON man has won a prestigious training award. Santos GLNG indigenous trainee Robert Geebung won the Queensland Training Award, South West Queensland Division, Bob Marshman Trainee of the Year, for his outstanding achievement and demonstrated...
Lorelli Aspires to Be Top Model; Young Beauty Enters Regional Competition for Miss Teen Australia
Byline: Kathleen Calderwood kathleen.calderwood@capnews.com.au HOPES are high for 19-year-old Lorelli Monteath who will be strutting her stuff in the regional competition for Miss Teen Australia in Mackay later this month. No rookie to beauty...
Oh Say Can You See, Oi, Oi, Oi! Go the Yankozzies
SO, I guess the obvious column for this week would be about the Olympics. Don't get me wrong, it's not that I don't want to write about them but at this point what could I possibly say that hasn't already been said by other well-informed, easy-on-the...
Spy Movie Plots Start to Converge into One; New James Bond and Jason Bourne Movies Set to Hit the Big Screen
WITH great fanfare, the new trailer for the next James Bond movie, Skyfall, was released online, fast becoming the second most popular topic on Twitter. It comes a week or so before the release of The Bourne Legacy, in which Jeremy Renner takes...
Wages Cut, but Carbon Tax Impacts on Council Budget; Council Says Carbon Tax Will Cost Them $2.1M
Byline: Emma McBryde emma.mcbryde@capnews.com.au BIG SPENDER electricity $7.4 million fuel $3.8 million tyres, oils and spare parts $3.2 million property insurance $2.4 million employee costs $95.8 million depreciation $59 million...