May 2019

Published a story 20th May 2019 5:05 PM

FARMERS are dumping their horses as the drought crawls across Queensland. Many end up at Save a Horse Australia, but it is struggling to feed its animals.

Horse rescue group hit by brutal drought

FARMERS are dumping their horses as the drought crawls across Queensland. Many end up at Save a Horse Australia, but it is struggling to feed its animals.

Published a story 20th May 2019 9:58 AM

THROUGH National Volunteer Week the Chronicle will profile the unsung heroes that keep our community groups kicking and make the region a better place to live.

Meet the man devoted to helping kids reach potential

THROUGH National Volunteer Week the Chronicle will profile the unsung heroes that keep our community groups kicking and make the region a better place to live.

Published a story 17th May 2019 8:15 AM

WITH gender freedoms under assault from some religious leaders Justice Michael Kirby said state school must respond with free, secular and compulsory education.

Justice Kirby calls on Toowoomba schools to protect equality

WITH gender freedoms under assault from some religious leaders Justice Michael Kirby said state school must respond with free, secular and compulsory education.

Published a story 17th May 2019 7:53 AM

TOOWOOMBA State High School marks its 100 year anniversary at the weekend. Drop in and see how the school as changed... and how it stayed the same.

Walk through the history of Toowoomba's oldest state school

TOOWOOMBA State High School marks its 100 year anniversary at the weekend. Drop in and see how the school as changed... and how it stayed the same.

Published a story 17th May 2019 7:52 AM

HAD Jason Brookes not intervened when Connor Sharpe went into cardiac arrest the lad would be dead. On Tuesday Connor takes to the national stage to say thanks.

Toowoomba man plays national tribute to life-saving mate

HAD Jason Brookes not intervened when Connor Sharpe went into cardiac arrest the lad would be dead. On Tuesday Connor takes to the national stage to say thanks.

Published a story 16th May 2019 12:32 PM

A THEATRE troupe brought Shakespeare to the Southern Queensland Correction Centre, east of Toowoomba. It wants inmates to get in touch with their feelings.

Theatre troupe uses Shakespeare in prison to break barriers

A THEATRE troupe brought Shakespeare to the Southern Queensland Correction Centre, east of Toowoomba. It wants inmates to get in touch with their feelings.

Published a story 15th May 2019 9:36 AM

TOURISTS numbers along the Kododa Track have dropped leading to decline in services and income for local villagers. One Toowoomba trainer wants to change this.

Walkers 'turning away' from Kokoda Track: tour operator

TOURISTS numbers along the Kododa Track have dropped leading to decline in services and income for local villagers. One Toowoomba trainer wants to change this.

Published a story 13th May 2019 11:04 AM

CELTIC rock-n-roll twins Charlie and Craig Reid twins will walk 500 miles to rock out at the Empire Theatre on Thursday.

The Proclaimers to launch new-look Empire Theatre

CELTIC rock-n-roll twins Charlie and Craig Reid twins will walk 500 miles to rock out at the Empire Theatre on Thursday.

Published a story 12th May 2019 4:39 PM

DARLING Downs and Lockyer Valley residents will get to have their say on May 18 on who they want to represent them in the House of Representatives.

Meet the candidates for Groom, Maranoa and Wright

DARLING Downs and Lockyer Valley residents will get to have their say on May 18 on who they want to represent them in the House of Representatives.

Published a story 6th May 2019 5:25 PM

THE Southern Downs Regional Council released its draft budget and the community responded by adding dozens more items it wants.

WISHLIST: Community flags 43 must-have council projects

THE Southern Downs Regional Council released its draft budget and the community responded by adding dozens more items it wants.

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