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Tell him he’s dreaming

By Oliver Powell It was no souvenir that went ‘straight to the pool room’ for Christopher Castle, who chose to represent himself in the Bacchus...
Hamish Coulton, pictured here with the 2016 BFL rookie of the year award, will represent the Energy Save Vic Country Under 19 football squad this weekend. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Young Cobra to represent Vic Country

By Jessica Howard  Hamish Coulton will don different colours this weekend as he represents the Energy Safe Vic Country Under 19 football squad. The young Bacchus...

Car roll over on Western HWY

By Jessica Howard A 24-year-old man was flown to hospital with serious head injuries last night after his vehicle flipped on its roof on the...
Kristie Seketa – MSC Regional Library Officer with the new look library van. Photo – Helen Tatchell

New book look

By Jessica Howard Moorabool’s rural library van is sporting a colourful new look. The mobile library service was recently rebranded with an external paint job by...
SAFER THAN IT WAS – Fundraiser facilitator for the Recreation Reseve Lori Conroy and three of her six children (L-R) Judd, Jordi and Jhett with the new bark, making the playground safer until a new facility is purchased. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Making it safe to play

By Jessica Howard The Ballan community have dug deep into their pockets to help fund a revamp of the old recreation reserve playground. Ballan resident, Lori...
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Police detective framed

By Kate Taylor A portrait of former Moorabool resident Kevin Carson has been entered in the 2017 Archibald Prize. Detective Sergeant Carson, who recently moved from...
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Hubba Bubba’s

By Jessica Howard It took less than 24-hours for five bundles of joy to arrive into the world last month. Bacchus Marsh and Melton Regional Hospital...
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NOT GUILTY OF MURDER

By Jessica Howard  A Victoria Supreme Court jury has found Maddingley Mechanic Christopher Trotter not guilty of murder. Mr Trotter has been on trial since June...

Spectacular!

By Helen Tatchell It was a steam rail spectacular throughout Moorabool, even if the wait was two and a half hours for a two and...

An example of a good bloke

By Helen Tatchell For he’s a jolly good fellow, for he’s a jolly good fellow…., actually he is a Paul Harris Fellow. Senior Constable Jim Ross...