A good time was had by all at what turned out to be an incident-packed South Otago Young Farmers Club ball in Clinton on Saturday, organisers say.
Balclutha man Colin Melvin has lost everything in a fire which gutted his Cromer St house early on Saturday.
The Tokomairiro Presbyterian Church restoration fund committee raised about $2200 towards a conservation report for the landmark Milton church on Saturday.
In six months last year, Taranaki farmer Lyn Webster saved $16,000 by slashing her weekly shopping budget to just $100.
A 37-year-old man at the centre of an armed offenders squad callout to Benhar, near Balclutha, on Wednesday night was found dead inside the house, police say.
six veterinary surgeons from Balclutha and Milton who tendered their resignations from Clutha Vets had withdrawn them, company board chairman Garth Shaw said yesterday.
Police from Balclutha and Milton joined South Otago Victim Support and the Milton youth co-ordinator in dressing up as cats, covering themselves in dots and visiting 20 business in Milton and 15 in Balclutha to promote Get Dotted.
A 21-year-old man was flown to Dunedin Hospital yesterday with serious head injuries after a motocross accident in Balclutha.
Choosing the way you react to the things in life that you can't change and being present in the moment was the message Pam Corkery gave at the launch of the Positively Clutha Women "Choose to Change - Ready, Set... Go" Week for Women dinner on Saturday.
Nyree Dickie is buzzing with enthusiasm, not just for the event she and her team have spent the past 12 months planning, but in every aspect of her life.
About 50 people attended a public meeting in Owaka this week to discuss ways to make the town more attractive.
Balclutha police had their stock-wrangling skills put to the test yesterday afternoon when a brown steer fell off the back of a truck and started roaming the streets.
Balclutha doctors are reducing their services by nearly 40 hours each week in a bid to make the business viable.
Combating Kaitangata's negative image took another step forward on Wednesday, with the first meeting of the Kaitangata neighbourhood support group.
Some big names in New Zealand wool will arrive in Owaka next week to advance Wool-partners International's vision for a unified New Zealand wool industry.