A huge macrocarpa tree exploded, sending pieces 70m into the
air, after it was struck by lightning yesterday.
Taieri College principal David Hunter sees his recent
election to the New Zealand Secondary Schools Sports Council
(NZSSSC) as an opportunity to give back to the next
generation of emerging sporting greats.
''With respect to Willie Nelson, I am on the road again.''
The nervous energy of senior secondary school pupils in the
build-up to NCEA exams evaporated yesterday morning with the
first major exam of the 2014 season - level 1 science.
Otago schools are on edge as the Ministry of Education
prepares to release the latest school decile ratings this
Di Carter has been living in South Dunedin for less than a
month and already she has her sleeves rolled up.
Seven Otago residents were among 28 New Zealanders who
received promotions and admissions in the Order of St John
during an investiture service in Dunedin on Saturday.
Police retrieved the body of a man body from Otago Harbour
this morning, after it was discovered by a member of the
Sam Thompson and George Bates love nothing more than to
answer complex mathematical equations off the top of their
heads, just to see the looks on people's faces.
Tayla Ward is on a slippery slope to sporting stardom.
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