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Old crib owners reunion planned

Calling all Jacks Bay crib owners from the 1950s and '60s. Fergus Gregory, of Owaka, says he has fond memories of the fun-filled summer days...

Latta ready for second tilt at Super Cross title

JOHN.COSGROVE@cluthaleader.co.nz Life on the road competing on a national level can be especially hard for any amateur sports person. They are usually self-funded – parents and...

Free course for older drivers ‘to keep them safe’

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nz It is not the end of the road for elderly drivers in Lawrence – a free driving course was held in the township last...

Prisoners learn about jobs, study options

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nz An Otago Corrections Facility careers day was held last week to advise inmates about jobs that may be available to them when they leave...

Two speed limits under review

JOHN.COSGROVE@cluthaleader.co.nz Highway speeds at two locations in the Clutha district are under review. NZ Transport Agency began an initiative on Labour Day to identify highways where...

Show entrants enjoy the cruise

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nzdd There was something for everyone at the 2019 Kaitangata Car Show and Cruise on Saturday. Cars of all kinds, games and rides for children, musical...

50th jubilee celebrated

JOHN.COSGROVE@cluthaleader.co.nz Fifty years of playcentre operations and child care were marked at Clutha Valley Playcentre on Friday. More than 100 parents, children, past attendees, past committee...

Night games ahead for Owaka

The Owaka Rugby Club is looking forward to being able to host night games in the Catlins. New lights will soon be turned on at...

Queen says reign life-changing

JOHN.COSGROVE@cluthaleader.co.nz A year on and the South Otago A&P Association's 2018 show queen Bayley Coates (22) still believes her crowning has been a life-changing moment. The...

Teacher receives advanced status

JACK.CONROY@cluthaleader.co.nz Less than 3% of NZ primary school teachers have the privilege to be recognised as being an advanced classroom expertise teacher (ACET) and receive...
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