Police chase through Main Street after man flees arrest

By Jessica Howard An erratic driver has been arrested after a dramatic police chase in Bacchus Marsh this morning. Police allegedly began pursuing the Holden...
Moorabool Shire Mayor Dave Edwards with Federal Member for Ballarat Catherine King and Councillors John Keogh and Jarrod Bingham at the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the Halletts Way Southern Extension. Photo - Helen Tatchell

Opening soon – promise

By Kate Taylor It’s been embarrassing for council, but the section of the Hallets Way extension that remains closed is set to open in the...
AFL Goldfields Riddell Junior Girls under-13 best and fairest winner, Tamara Henry

Maiden winner

By Jessica Howard Tamara Henry had never played football when she took to the field at the start of the 2017 season. The 12-year-old...
The Brownlow Medal of the BJFL U16.5 football joint winner, Ballan local Riely Ranieri Photo - Helen Tatchell

Ranieri scores BFL’s Robert Allan

By Jessica Howard Moorabool’s Riely Ranieri is the joint winner of the Ballarat Football Netball League’s under-16.5 senior Robert Allan Medal. The Ballan resident claimed the prestigious...

Cobras through to grand final

By Tim Saultry Cool and windy conditions greeted the Cobras in their Second Semi-final clash against minor premier Carisbrook at Sebastopol. With a Grand...

Call for WWI memories

By Jessica Howard James Hogg Moore was just 16-years-old when he successfully enlisted to serve in the First World War. Albert Manly was aged 45. The...
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More trains on timetable

By Jessica Howard Train passengers will benefit from a new V/Line timetable that will see the addition of 18 new services on the Ballarat Line. Some...
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Flavours to whet appetite

By Kate Taylor   It sounds like this year’s Flavours of Moorabool festival is going to taste particularly good. Last year’s event drew 1800 people and now,...

Business as usual

By Jessica Howard The Bacchus Marsh Maternity Unit may be under construction, but it hasn’t stopped the delivery of over 100 babies. The $2.5 million renovation...

Such a good scout

By Kate Taylor It may have started with one little girl and one cardboard box, but Georgia Stibbard soon generated quite the outpouring of generosity...