Pregnant woman caught drug driving three times

A PREGNANT woman was caught driving with drugs in her system three times over several weeks, in what police have called “appalling” behaviour.

Grant Newson runs for South Burnett Mayor

BACK TO BASICS: Brooklands resident Grant Newson is the latest to declare an intention to run for mayor.

Council critic Grant Newson wants the top job

Monto farmer and his horse died while mustering

The 80-year-old man and his horse disappeared in the flood waters of his property.Contributed

A MONTO farmer and horse died after mustering cattle in Glenleigh.

Former councillor declares he will run for Division 2

BACK AGAIN: Former Nanango councillor Wayne Browning is running for Division 2. Photo Contributed

Wayne Browning will run for Division 2 at next month's elections

Prayer should remain in council meetings: Mayor

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The subject of prayer in council has divided our readers

No truth to mayor rumour

NOT RUNNING: Ros Gregor denied rumours she was running for mayor.

No truth to mayor rumour

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Australia Day lawn bowls

Charmaine Macleod rolls down a bowl.Photo Keagan Elder / South Burnett Times

Bowlers revel in a friendly Australia Day competition. Avid bowler Kev Raffin gets...

Australia Day veteran's golf

Ken Bone sinks his putt just before the rain hit at Murgon.Photo Keagan Elder / South Burnett Times

Veteran golfers take a swing on Australia Day.

South Burnett storm damage

Storm damage from Friday January 29. Contributed

Damage from Friday January 29, storms.

Clean up in Scarness

Storm clean up - Clean up began in the early hours on Scarness Esplanade. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

The clean-up has began after storms lashed the Fraser Coast on Friday night.

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2016 Mercedes-AMG A45

The fastest hot hatch money can buy: the 2016 Mercedes-AMG A45 which hits 100kmh in...

Nanango Australia Day 2016

Pauline Hunter and Cassie Kelly with Rio, a mini fix terrier. Photo Barclay White / South Burnett Times

Check out who was at Nanango's Australia Day celebrations for 2016 at the Nanango...

Australia Day Kingaroy

AUSTRALIA DAY KINGAROY: Pie eating competition.Photo Rhiannon Tuffield / South Burnett Times

Celebrating the spirit of Australia in Kingaroy with musical, poetry and...

8 things to do for Australia Day in the South Burnett

AUSTRALIA Day celebrations in Kingaroy will start at the Town Hall Forecourt at 6.45am with a free breakfast. Face painting and a jumping castle will be available for the kids, and bush poetry and whip cracking for the adults. The event also boasts a flag raising ceremony, speech from Dorothy Pratt, a raffle, an eating competition, and a cane toad race.

Eight Australia Day events across the region.

Top ten recent Australian Guinness world records

NUMBER 10: The tallest inflatable slide is 12.90 m high and was achieved by The Beachouse (Australia) as measured at the Brian Nadilo Reserve in Glenelg, Australia, on 27 November 2015.

There's nobody like an Aussie to throw down and show the rest of the world what...