Home Community

Community

Dental students change young lives

By Linda Clarke Two young Ashburton women have been helping change lives and the dental hygiene habits of hundreds of poverty-stricken children in Cambodia. Ruby Wills...

Alan racks up 50 years as fire volunteer

By Mick Jensen Alan Burgess has clocked up 50 years of volunteer firefighting service.Alan Burgess stepped forward as a volunteer firefighter as a fresh-faced 19-year-old,...

Basketball life member

By Mick Jensen Wayne Rodgers has cemented himself a place among local basketball royalty and has been named a life member of Basketball Mid Canterbury. Over...

Medical records go digital

By Linda Clarke Sealy Street Medical Centre is digitising the records of thousands of patients prior to its big move next year. The records have been...

Sam’s drone captures flood drama

By Linda Clarke A picture paints a thousand words, says Mid Canterbury drone enthusiast Sam Anderson, whose dramatic videos and photos of the Rangitata River...

College carvings refurbished

By Mick Jensen Damian Peeti, with help from half a dozen students, has repaired, refurbished and repainted the carvings that have stood at the entrance...

Pipe relic deserves more

By Mick Jensen It's unique, an unusual example of adaptive use that typifies the Kiwi approach of making do and using whatever materials are to...

Parish opens for preschooler morning tea

Members of the co-operating parish at St Lukes Church in Hinds opened the church grounds to scores of preschoolers last week for their annual...

Officers justified, IPCA says

Police acknowledge the findings of an Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) report which finds that two officers were justified in using force to effect...

Concert showcases talent, raises funds

Friday night’s Performing For Andre concert at Ashburton College auditorium showcased the talents of past and present students, as well as three current staff...
The South Today

The South Today
News Bulletin

Available on demand click here from 7pm every weekday

Advertisement