Bill Campbell

Pupils on the move

Pupils on the move

Helping to move furniture into their newly completed Modern Learning Centres at East Otago High School this week are years 7 and 8 pupils (from left) Brook Holt (11), Rachel Sheat (11), Brodie Thom (11), Lucy Shea (11), Nakita Allan (11) and Manaseh Hunter (10).

Singapore science winner

Singapore science winner

East Otago High School pupil Nicole McLeod has been selected to fuel her passion for science at an international science camp in Singapore.

59 attend family reunion

The Townsend family reunion, held at the Waikouaiti RSA on Saturday, was attended by 59 descendants from all over New Zealand.

Warning to drivers wanted on highway

A call has gone out for special large warning signs to go up on State Highway 1 near Moeraki to advise motorists of the traffic dangers posed by the section of roadway.

Two GPs appointed

After two years of locums, two new doctors have been appointed to the East Otago Health practice in Palmerston.

Palmerston A&P committee considering field days event

Palmerston A&P committee considering field days event

A field days event at Palmerston is to be investigated.

Waikouaiti minister ordained

Waikouaiti minister ordained

The Rev Jin Sook Kim was ordained and inducted as the new minister of the Waikouaiti Presbyterian Parish last week.

Second equestrian day addition to A&P show

The Palmerston and Waihemo A&P show is to expand to a two-day show.

Rural school's staff about to retire

Rural school's staff about to retire

''Go in with your eyes open and be very strong,'' - that is the advice from Flag Swamp School's retiring principal to any former pupils considering becoming teachers.

Seven Kelly descendants in warm, windy 2015 Canter

Seven Kelly descendants in warm, windy 2015 Canter

Seven descendants of Constable Bert Kelly competed in Sunday's 45th annual Kelly's Canter at Palmerston.