Lechelle Earl

25 written articles

Drivers warned

Drug drivers will be the target of a new police pilot program to be rolled out in the Limestone Coast region. Limestone...

Millicent court update

Following news that court sitting dates in Millicent have been reduced, the courts authorities have moved to explain their decision.

Small town plans major Anzac Day commemoration

Anzac Day 2021 will be a particularly significant event for locals in the small coastal township of Robe. In April 2020, the...

Zoe’s dream delivers real support

Mount Gambier teenager Zoe Simpson loves to help people, particularly those who are doing it tough. So it comes as no surprise...

Art eruption

Mount Gambier’s hidden laneways look set to become blank canvasses for the region’s creatives as part of a new street art festival....

Community comment sought as draft Suicide Prevention Bill released

Limestone Coast residents who have been affected by suicide are being encouraged to put forward their views and experiences to help draft...

Vehicle dealership helps rive Red Cross initiative

A pioneering community partnership between a local humanitarian organisation and automotive business is helping new arrivals to the region take the wheel.

Lots of jobs, but no one willing to work

Coastal eateries hoping to cash in on booming summer tourism have been left counting the loss of severe staff shortages. Restaurants and...

Pennant bowls return to greens

The Lower South East Bowls Association Pennants competitions made a welcome return to greens across the region last weekend. In Division 1...

Celebration of our great nation

There was a sea of Australian flags across the Limestone Coast on Tuesday as the region celebrated Australia Day.

Roof raised on bowling club project

All-weather bowling is a step closer for the Mount Gambier Bowls Club, with the construction of its new $500,000 curved roof structure.

Generosity rises from ashes

Community spirit was front and centre on the weekend, as a convoy of community-minded truckies delivered almost 3000 bales of hay to...

Tourism vouchers to boost visitation

Limestone Coast accommodation providers are experiencing a mixed response to last week’s second round of the SA Tourism Commission’s Great State Vouchers.

Blackford blaze tears through region

The community surrounding Lucindale is reeling up after a huge fire swept through the region on Monday during horrific weather conditions.

Pioneers women build toward return

The OneFortyOne Mount Gambier Pioneers women are ramping up preparations for the inaugural NBL1 season later this year and received a significant boost last week. Mount Gambier will play its first competition in two years alongside a...

Millicent ‘slam dunks’ finals day

Millicent enjoyed a dream Limestone Coast Basketball League finals day on Saturday evening after both Magic sides secured the prized trophies at home. Due to a COVID implemented shutdown of the Country Basketball League, Millicent, Mount Gambier,...

Season enters ‘night mode’

The 2021 Veolia Limestone Coast Women’s Football League turned on the floodlights last weekend after the season switched to night mode. To kick off proceedings in round 3, the first two night games of the season were...

Stewart straps in for big year

Mount Gambier’s teenage racer Jobe Stewart is ready to jump into the hot seat this weekend and begin the biggest year of his short career. After taking on the iconic Mount Panorama circuit at Bathurst in October,...

Crunch time in junior cricket season

The fight for bragging rights across the Mount Gambier and District Cricket Association junior competitions reaches top gear this weekend when the Semi Finals begin. Places in the respective O’Donohue (Under 17s) and Sims Shield (Under 12s)...

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