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A true local Marshian

By Jessica Howard It was Kelvin Edwards’ dying wish to donate his autobiography to the Bacchus Marsh and District Historical Society. Close to one year on...

Warriors march on Ballan

By Jessica Howard A marching band all the way from California has graced the main street of Ballan. The Mission San Jose High School Band marched...

Murderer sentenced with a concession

By Jessica Howard The man who murdered Springbank war veteran Ken Handford has been jailed for 16 years. Jonathan Jeffery Cooper broke into Mr Handford’s home...

Clashing for the cup

By Jessica Howard The rivalry between Darley and Bacchus Marsh has grown as the junior football and netball clubs fight to lay claim to a...

Out with the old

By Kate Taylor Quotes are being sought for the purchase and removal of buildings and other infrastructure at the old Lerderderg Children’s Centre site. Councillors voted...

Mad Max told to grow up

By Jessica Howard The young Bacchus Marsh man who stole from a local CFA and performed dangerous burn-outs on the main street has been released...

Life cycle explored

By Jessica Howard Eggs are hatching throughout Moorabool Shire - not only on the farm, but also in the library! A live hatching was held at...

Interest in leisure centre

By Kate Taylor Two expressions of interest have so far been received in the process to lease gym facilities at the Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre. The...

Final touches to Avenue

By Jessica Howard The installation of 129 name plaques has begun at the Coimadai Avenue of Honour, marking the near end of the WWI memorial. Coimadai...

Court in action

By Steven Barnes and Jessica Howard A 24-year-old woman found in possession of stolen goods, methamphetamine and cartridge ammunition has been condemned by a Bacchus...