Meet The Candidates kicks off


The local election is starting to heat up - from social media pages to campaign posters popping up all around the region. Monday Feb 29 sees the first Meet The Candidates meeting held at Gateway to Training from 6pm, allowing voters to hear each council nominee speak. Each council nominee will … [Read more...]

Long jump to nationals for Texas para-athlete

Tom takes out a silver medal for the eleven year old boys para long jump.

Eleven-year-old athlete Tom Ramsay is used to travelling in leaps and bounds, but he never dreamed that he would one day stand on an Olympic podium at the National Primary School Athletics Competition in Canberra. Despite being affected by cerebral palsy, Tom took out the sliver medal for … [Read more...]

David Thompson’s inspiring service to country racing


The Texas Jockey Club is lucky to have a president as dedicated and committed as David Thompson and they can be even prouder as he was named a finalist in the Sunshine Coast Turf Club’s Country Racing Awards. The efforts of volunteers throughout the State were honoured at the awards ceremony last … [Read more...]

School’s out for Texas travelers

Year 12 Graduates: Mia Thompson, Laura Henry, Annica Putzolu and Brodie Mathews

Fourteen years of school has come to an end for four fantastic students who recently graduated from St Joseph’s School in Stanthorpe. With so many years and bus trips behind them, Annica, Mia, Laura and Brodie have become like siblings over the course of their schooling career. Their journey … [Read more...]

Recipe collection puts the care into cooking

Lung Cancer Cookbook - Feature

Lung cancer is a devastating disease, but a new collection of inspiring recipes by lung cancer warriors will see supporters cooking for a cure. The Lung Cancer Warriors' Cookbook was the dream of Goondiwindi local, Frances Schembri, whose battle with lung cancer inspired her to raise awareness … [Read more...]