Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from October 26, 2011

Burrum Heads Identity One of the Original Residents
Byline: HANNAH BUSCH CELEBRATION OF LIFE: NELLIE COTTRELL BORN June 23, 1914 - died september 24, 2001 BURRUM Head's identity Nellie Cottrell lived in the first home ever built in the seaside town. She was born on June 23, 1914 to Stephen...
DIY Work Driving Me Up the Wall; a[euro]I'll Build a Wall,a[euro] He Replied. Translation: He Would Be Spending the Rest of the Weekend in Bunnings Trying to Figure out How He Was Going to Fix the Mess
ASK most people to name a famous wall and they'll usually come up with one of the classics a the Great Wall of China, the Berlin Wall or Pink Floyd's record The Wall. With all the drama and construction at my house this past month, I think I'm entitled,...
Eviction from Party Led to Double Stabbing
TWO men who terrorised a group of revellers at a New Year's Eve Party where two men were stabbed faced Hervey Bay Magistrates Court yesterday. Peter Lee Henderson pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawful wounding and was jailed, while Russel Keith...
It's Not Too Late to Declare Your Hand
IF YOU are a Mick Kruger fan and believe he is the man to lead this area back to prosperity over the next four years then rest easy because at this stage he is odds on to get back in. While Chris Couper has solid credentials and is campaigning hard,...
King Keegan Tees Up Win
MATTHEW Keegan has won 26 tournaments during his professional golf career. He added another victory to his resume on Sunday but the presentation ceremony was something completely new to him. Taking his clothes off and wearing a national costume...
Million Tonne Haul in Sight for Canegrowers
MAT NOTT mat.nott@frasercoastchronicle.com.au IF storms hold off, the sugar cane crush at the Maryborough Sugar Factory could wind up as early as the first week in November. Yesterday morning, management reported 605, 000 tonnes of cane...
PARENTS WARNED a[euro][approximately]A Knife's Edge Away from Spiralling out of Control'; a[euro][approximately]We'll Ban You from All Local Pubs and Clubs If You Buy the Kids Booze'
Byline: Jessica Grewal PARENTS who supply their teenagers with alcohol could be banned from licensed premises as part of the latest police crackdown on underage partying. The proposal is one of many hardline tactics being taken by local police...
Todd's Not Kidding about His Best Mate
RICHARD HARVEY richard.harvey@frasercoastchronicle.com.au BOXER Todd Kidd is a man of his word. The former Olympian made a promise to his best mate and former flatmate, Hervey Bay's Jarrod Fletcher, after the Beijing Olympics that he would...
Wheels Keep on Turning despite $600,000 Tax Bill
Byline: Carlie Walker VOLUNTEERS and staff at Meals on Wheels Fraser Coast had a strong inkling things weren't right, even before the news broke of its crippling $600,000 tax bill. But when head chef Paul Burfield heard the news late last week,...