Grandfather Discovers All Of His Sporting Heroes Are Muslims

Grandfather Discovers All Of His Sporting Heroes Are Muslims

IMRAN GASHKORI | Sports Journalist | [email protected] It was a shock discovery for the 79-year old self-confessed “sports nut” Alan Starkey over the weekend, during an annual family brunch celebrating his wife Irene’s 75th Birthday. A heated discussion around the dining room table at Mr Starkey’s South Betoota residence on Sunday morning resulted in the former […]

“The Hillsong Eels” – The controversial church now owns an NRL team

“The Hillsong Eels” – The controversial church now owns an NRL team

IMRAN GASHKORI | Sports Journalist | [email protected] 9 December, 2014. 19:55 Today, after years of close association, The Parramatta District Rugby League Football Club has formally entered the inner sanctum of the Hillsong Church – they are now owned by them. This is the first time a professional sporting team in has been bought by a religious […]

Elderly Farmer Praised For “Taking Care” Of Local Cattle Thieves

"if it wasn't for people like Jack, we'd have a lot of families going hungry at the hands of thieves.

Elderly Farmer Praised For “Taking Care” Of Local Cattle Thieves

  CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | CONTACT The greater Queensland Channel Country has come together today in support and praise of a local identity who despite old age, continues to service his community. At 71, Mr Jack Pearson, a fourth-generation cattle grazier and founder of E.H. Pearson Pastoral Company, currently sits at number 45 899 on the […]

Local mother justifies shameful addiction by comparing herself to unmarried friends

Local mother justifies shameful addiction by comparing herself to unmarried friends

8 January, 2015. 08:59 CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | [email protected] 34-year old Betoota North mother of three, Alycia Curtin says that while her shameful “third-of-a-pack-a-day” smoking habit is not something she is proud of… it’s not that bad – considering she has close friends who still go to nightclubs. “Look, I am a mother of three […]

Farmer makes millions selling his ‘f–ked old jeans’ to the trendy inner-city elite

Farmer makes millions selling his ‘f–ked old jeans’ to the trendy inner-city elite

ERROL PARKER | Editor-at-large | Contact AN enterprising young farmer has made millions selling his ruined work clothing to the inner city cultural elite. Life on the land is growing less attractive to young people as a future career in agriculture seems quite dim – particularly with the ongoing drought. However, not for 29-year-old wheat […]

NSW Police: “Sniffer dogs will no longer patrol music festivals in New South Wales”

NSW Police:  “Sniffer dogs will no longer patrol music festivals in New South Wales”

6 January, 2014. 19:34 INGRID DOULTON | Community and social | Contact In the wake of the 212 drug-related arrests at Sydney’s Field Day music festival on New Year’s Day, NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione has today announced that the state of NSW has been left with no choice but to retire the current model of dog-searching. Opting […]

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