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Poetry and Public Speaking Competition

Our entrants
Our entrants

THIRTY students at St. Brigid's in Kyogle, presented a poetry or public speaking piece to a panel of judges, staff and the student body so the judges could narrow down the field before a final team were selected to compete in Casino at the Zone Public Speaking and Poetry Competition.

19 students practiced their prose over the weekend, fine tuning their delivery styles and presentations before today 19 became 5.

Off to compete are Eamon McCormack, Rhuara Mapabandara , Nate Walters, Abi Smith and Charlize Taylor.

We wish them well!

Missing swimmer on north coast, search underway

HAZARDOUS SURF: Surf lifesavers are pleading with the public to stay out of the water this weekend after one of the biggest rescue days occurred on Saturday and swimmer is still missing on the north coast.

Hazardous surf warning and one swimmer missing

Ute and truck smash on highway

CRASH RESCUE: At 2am on Sunday the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called out to a crash involving a ute colliding with a truck on the Pacific motorway near Brunswick Heads.

Pacific Highway blocked after ute and truck smash

Ferry return to service delayed

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Service will not resume as expected

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