January 2021

Published a story 13th Jan 2021 5:27 AM

Australia’s oldest person turns 111 years young today. And the Queenslander says his longevity is down to one thing.

111 happy returns for oldest Aussie

Australia’s oldest person turns 111 years young today. And the Queenslander says his longevity is down to one thing.

Published a story 6th Jan 2021 2:47 PM

Roma’s Dexter Kruger has been crowned as Australia’s oldest living person, just days away from his 111th birthday.

Roma man Dexter Kruger becomes oldest Australian at 110-years-old

Roma’s Dexter Kruger has been crowned as Australia’s oldest living person, just days away from his 111th birthday.

Published a story 6th Jan 2021 1:08 PM

Southwest Queensland has welcomed its first baby of 2021 and her parents couldn’t be prouder.

Meet Jessica - Southwest Queensland’s first 2021 baby

Southwest Queensland has welcomed its first baby of 2021 and her parents couldn’t be prouder.

Published a story 6th Jan 2021 8:32 AM

Maranoa Regional Council will be closing off footpaths in Roma as they construct new paths through town. DETAILS:

Roma footpaths to close for new constructions

Maranoa Regional Council will be closing off footpaths in Roma as they construct new paths through town. DETAILS:

Published a story 5th Jan 2021 3:33 PM

People from across St George and Australia have expressed their sympathies for the young man who lived with a rare condition.

St George community remembers ‘beautiful’ Nick

People from across St George and Australia have expressed their sympathies for the young man who lived with a rare condition.

Published a story 5th Jan 2021 3:17 PM

Roma’s Catholic school will begin construction of a brand new two storey building and courtyard. HERE ARE THE DESIGNS:

DEVELOPMENT: New St John’s building to be constructed in 2021

Roma’s Catholic school will begin construction of a brand new two storey building and courtyard. HERE ARE THE DESIGNS:

Published a story 5th Jan 2021 1:27 PM

With Roma’s Target set to close in the coming days, there are fears that other businesses can miss out on local patronage. MORE:

Why Roma businesses could suffer after Target closure

With Roma’s Target set to close in the coming days, there are fears that other businesses can miss out on local patronage. MORE:

Published a story 4th Jan 2021 4:24 PM

Here are six fresh faced southwest Zoomers who have already racked up criminal records in their early adulthood during 2020.

Southwest Queensland’s criminal Gen Z’ers of 2020

Here are six fresh faced southwest Zoomers who have already racked up criminal records in their early adulthood during 2020.

Published a story 4th Jan 2021 4:14 PM

With electronic sign-ins now mandatory in all Queensland pubs, Roma's publicans have weighed in on the new change.

Why Roma’s publicans support electronic COVID sign-ins

With electronic sign-ins now mandatory in all Queensland pubs, Roma's publicans have weighed in on the new change.

Published a story 4th Jan 2021 2:34 PM

Queensland's independent assessor has responded to Maranoa mayor Tyson Golder's misconduct decision, saying he has made ‘dishonest’ and ‘misleading’ comments.

RESPONSE: Assessor comments on Maranoa mayor’s misconduct

Queensland's independent assessor has responded to Maranoa mayor Tyson Golder's misconduct decision, saying he has made ‘dishonest’ and ‘misleading’ comments.

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