Tag: honour

Millicent residents honour Anzacs

Total attendance numbers at Anzac Day events in Millicent on Thursday were well over 1000 as the community marked the passing of 109 years...

Ultimate sacrifice remembered

Agathering of 500, two guest speakers and a flypast by a vintage aircraft honoured wartime service and sacrifice at Beachport on Anzac Day on...

Respects paid at dawn service

Despite the cold and wet weather, more than 6000 people turned out for the Mount Gambier Anzac Day Dawn Service at the Vansittart Park...

Anzac Day commemorated at Penola

Abeautiful autumn morning greeted more than 300 people who gathered in Penola to commemorate Anzac Day.
 Coonawarra Penola RSL president Peter DeGaris was thrilled with...

Fallen honoured at Glencoe service

Around 150 members of the tight-knit Glencoe community honoured wartime service and sacrifice at their annual observance of Anzac Day on Thursday.
Participants gathered outside...

Anzac honour

Residents from across the Limestone Coast gathered on Anzac Day to honour those who have served our nation.
 Communities across the region gathered for dawn...

Bandit ‘tickled Pink’

There were few dry eyes at Bolton Oval at Millicent on Saturday when the clubrooms were named in honour of a favourite son of...

KIAS students honoured

Kangaroo Inn Area School (KIAS) ended its 60th anniversary year in good fashion with Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC, Governor of South...

War sacrifices honoured

With the annual Remembrance Day observation occurring on Saturday, the Millicent RSL has again erected a field of cross poppies to honour those local...

Officers honoured

Local police officers took part in National Police Remembrance Day last week to remember police officers who have lost their lives while serving their...

Robe library milestone recognised

Arecent low-key ceremony at Robe has acknowledged the passing of 40 years since the opening of its expanded public library. It was an addition to...

Ambulance Service Medal Recipient – David Walker

Mount Gambier man David Walker has been awarded an Ambulance Service Medal as part of the Australia Day Honours. Mr Walker commenced service with the...

Emergency Service Medal Recipient – Bradley Flew

Mount Gambier man Bradley Flew has been awarded an Emergency Services medal as part of the Australia Day Honours. Mr Flew joined the South Australia...

Doctor recognised with honour title

Mount Gambier general surgeon Dr Matthias Wichmann has recently been honoured with the additional title of Clinical Professor by the University of Adelaide. Dr Wichmann...