PEOPLE experiencing mental health issues are five times more likely to engage in substance use, according to mental health organisation headspace.
LOCAL community groups will have the opportunity to improve their skills and attract new members at a conference and expo next month.
GLOSSOP-born ex-serviceman Andrew Lawson’s life could have been completely different had he chosen to heed his brother’s advice.
WORLD War II veteran, the late John Lill, was captured by the Japanese in Singapore in 1942 and spent three and a half years as a PoW in Burma.
RIVERLAND war hero Howard Hendrick will proudly wear his newly appointed French Legion of Honour medal – the highest military honour bestowed by the French government – at Loxton’s Anzac Day service today.
FOR local Vietnam veteran Chester Warren, this year’s Anzac Day will be a quiet affair – for the first time in decades.
THE RFL chairman has pledged to back the struggling Berri Football Club, but says the club needs to focus on its “culture” after slumping to the biggest loss in the current competition’s 53-year history on Saturday.
LOCAL war tales will be shared and recorded in a recreated cheer-up hut in Loxton, allowing stories of those who served to survive for generations to come.