Hampden School's board of trustees is still evaluating
whether to allow pupils to use toy guns in supervised
pig-hunting role plays.
An excerpt from Lex Meikle's diary 60 years ago reads, "I got
hitched. I hope I did the right thing."
Laurie and Eileen Fraser have been lucky in love - despite
being married on Black Friday.
The effects of roadworks in Ribble St on their Latitude 45
cafe and wine bar have been so "disheartening" Bruce Morrison
and Paul Shepherd have considered packing up and leaving.
St John in Kurow is desperately short of volunteers and a
public meeting is being held in the town next month to
address the issue.
The need for communication over a multimillion-dollar road
safety improvement project in central Oamaru has been
emphasised to New Zealand Transport Agency representatives.
co-ordinator Mary Tonner has signed up the newly-formed
group's first client.
Dairy goats have been a passion for Margaret Tomes since she
was first given a kid by a friend 20 years ago.
One of Oamaru's distinctive features - its main-street median
car parking - could be greatly reduced when major roadworks
are carried out on State Highway 1, between Severn and Dee
Sts, later this year.
While some golfers only ever dream about hitting that elusive
hole in one, Oamaru man Frank Plieger has managed to notch up
two in six days.
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