People and Places

Fri 14 Sep 2018

Family and friends say goodbye to Laurie

premium_icon Family and friends say goodbye to Laurie

Family friend said Laurie Stephenson's life could be summed up in two sayings: "he loved, and he was loved, and he was a gentle man who was a gentleman"

US cartoon inspired the creation of teddy bears

US cartoon inspired the creation of teddy bears

TEDDY bears have been a popular toy entertaining children, inspiring authors and boosting soldier morale. But they owe their origins to a US president

Funeral for campdrafting legend will pack Cathedral

premium_icon Funeral for campdrafting legend will pack Cathedral

Legend is a word used to often, but in the case of Clarence Valley campdrafting icon Laurie Stephenson, who died last week, it's a perfect fit.

Wed 12 Sep 2018

Star photographer captures incredible photo of night sky

premium_icon Star photographer captures incredible photo of night sky

Photographer captures amazing shot of the Milky Way at Seaforth beach on September 10.

The story of Bill and Dawn Lord... love, farming and life

premium_icon The story of Bill and Dawn Lord... love, farming and life

IT WAS the age of riding horses to school, using outside toilets and ice chests before refrigerators were available.

Mon 10 Sep 2018

Happy gran's huge clan of 15 children, 100 grandchildren

premium_icon Happy gran's huge clan of 15 children, 100 grandchildren

If it weren't for a case of mistaken identity, Annette Kerridge's 15 children, 54 grandchildren and 55 great-grandchildren might not exist.

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