John Lewis

Otago trio to bandy words with best

Otago trio to bandy words with best

They are not the kind of people you want to argue with.

Opening her heart wins judges' vote

Opening her heart wins judges' vote

"Twas not her beauty alone that won me. Oh no, 'twas the truth in her eyes ever dawning."

Honour for Columba head

Honour for Columba head

One of New Zealand's longest-serving school principals has become a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to education.

Rubbish audit discovers large body of evidence

Rubbish audit discovers large body of evidence

An audit of Queen's High School's refuse bins has found rubbish equal in weight to a human body is created at the school each day.

Hangi preparation sparks callout

Hangi preparation sparks callout

A hangi to celebrate Matariki at Brockville School sparked an embarrassing fire service and police callout yesterday.

Glossy finish for painting business

Glossy finish for painting business

A Fairfield-based painting company has achieved a masterstroke by winning several awards at the recent New Zealand Master Painters Awards in Invercargill.

South Island trek tested youngster

South Island trek tested youngster

Nick Woods reckons it will be some time before he is able to sit on a bike seat again.

NZ citizen after 53 years

NZ citizen after 53 years

Frank Jakobs has finally "bitten the bullet". For 53 years, the Dutchman has been living in New Zealand as an alien.

Nine jobs created with establishment of new division

The establishment of a new cash-handling division at ADT Armourguard's Dunedin Branch has created nine jobs and necessitated a move to newer, larger premises.

Logan Park pupil to be TV reporter

Logan Park pupil to be TV reporter

To many, Aiden Gall is just another face in a tide of pupils flowing to another class.