LOCAL school-based hairdressing apprentice Kimberley Rapson proved she was a cut above the rest recently after being selected to participate in a national mentoring program.
ADELAIDE-based contemporary Aboriginal artist Scott Rathman added some colour to a local school recently by painting indigenous murals on the exterior of three buildings.
A NUMBER of local primary school students have been keeping active and boosting their resilience recently through the use of pogo sticks.
A GENEROUS gesture by a local Lions club has helped the Riverland General Hospital to purchase a trans perineal biopsy machine used specifically for diagnosing prostate cancer.
A RIVERLAND pizza bar lost more than half of its weekly trade last week due to the State Government’s sudden statewide lockdown, which was ultimately cut short.
FACING the fear of the unknown through the COVID-19 pandemic left a local year 12 student “scared” and “stressed” about her senior year, which she was told was going to be the best of her life.
GOWNS and suits will remain in closets for many senior students this week after two Riverland schools postponed their proms due to recent COVID-19 restrictions.
THE Loxton Rotary Club last week held an awareness and fundraising event for the worldwide eradication of polio.