Proston woman gave much to others

JAMES McDougall has many fond memories of his wife Lois but the one that will never escape his mind is the way her voice echoed beautifully whenever she sang.

Missing Nanango duo found in Caloundra

Lee Powell and Kathleen Hockey were located on the Sunshine Coast.

The 28-year-old woman and 24-year-old man located at a Kings Beach

Kingaroy's Geiger family says thank you

FAMILY: The late Lynda Geiger with two of her sons, Chris and Joe, and husband Darren. (Adam was away in New Zealand with Kingaroy SHS at the time.)

Darren Geiger taken aback by amount of love and support for family

Raising money for Benarkin woman Leah’s last wish

Leah Anderson has only been given two to four years to live. Photo Contributed

Fundraiser for woman to go on trip before she dies

Missing Nanango duo believed to be on the Coast

Lee Powell and Kathleen Hockey were last seen in Nanango about 5pm on Sunday.

Police and family hold fears for the pairs welfare

South Burnett says no to violence against women

White Ribbon: no to violence against women.

South Burnett says no to violence against women

For Year 12s in the South Burnett, school’s out for forever

LAST GOODBYE: Year 12 students across South Burnett had their last day of school on Friday.

The class of 2015 have finished their last day of school

Kingaroy Shoppingworld gets green light for Christmas hours

OPENING SOON: A newsagency will be opening its doors in Kingaroy Shoppingworld in March. Photo Jordan Philp / South Burnett Times

Kingaroy Shoppingworld gets green light for Christmas hours

Severe thunderstorm warning for South Burnett

WEATHER: Severe thunderstorms will hit parts of the Wide Bay Burnett this afternoon.

Hailstones and strong winds could hit the South Burnett

South Burnett wineries look to the skies for expansion

Cathay Pacific 747-8 jumbo cargo plane arrives at Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport on November 23, 2015.

Wine producers visited airport to see air freight leave on test flight

Twilight Shine with Success of Hygiene Drive

Kingaroy Twilight Branch President presenting pack to Uniting Care Community Program Manager, Sarah Franciose-Jones.

Twilight Shine with Success of Hygiene Drive

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WATERCOOLER: Time to change Australia's jobs, wages model?

More than one in 10 young people in Australia are unemployed.

Frozen wages, insecure jobs, shrinking unions … join the dots

Brough's baggage creating headaches for Turnbull

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull listens to Australian Special Minister for State Mal Brough during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House. AAP Image/Lukas Coch

Brough's role as Special Minister of State go to heart of integrity

Are those drugs you're taking worth the 'cheap thrills'?

How many warnings like Jordy's until we get the message on drugs?

YOUR STORY: Should mum pay after kids trashed home?

A photo of damage done to a new car by the young children.

Reader wants to know others' thoughts

UK to use tampon tax to fund rape services

This after 300,000 sign petition to have it tampon tax abolished

OPINION: November is far too early for Christmas carols

Matthew McInerney headshot Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner

OPINION: One month until Christmas means it’s time to block my ears

Court hears of search for Barbara McCulkin and kids

Barbara McCulkin

Vincent O'Dempsey, 77, andGarry Reginald Dubois, 68, face hearing

College wins $500k compo over too low basketball court

Architects sued after they failed to deliver full height building

Families hit hard as CSG company slashes workforce

Arrow Energy has cut 150 people from its workforce.

Poor performing CSG wells behind decision to lay off 150 workers

Schoolie in coma after being bashed on Gold Coast

The 17-year-old victim is in the Gold Coast University Hospital

Woman crashes into letterbox, trees and barb wire fence

A woman believed to be under the influence of alcohol has crashed

Call for action on Great Keppel Island’s wild goats

GOATS FOUND: A number of wild goats have died on Great Keppel Island.

Between 500 and 600 goats on the island but capacity is only 150.

James Ashby likens Slipper saga to 'bad case of herpes'

Former staffer for Peter Slipper, James Ashby, spoke to the media this afternoon.

Ex-Slipper staffer comes out swinging in support of embattled Brough

Almost 80 homes lost in deadly South Australian fires

A burning hay shed in moonlight near Roseworthy in South Australia. Photo: Carl Saville

Pinery fire north of Adelaide downgraded overnight thanks to firies

Kind gestures stun family of cancer patient

Richmond Villeran (right) with his wife Maria and two children, Sian 11, and Nelle, 5, says the doctors have given him nine months to live and he plans to use whatever time he has left building memories. Photo / Michael Craig

He's been given nine months to live

Dad’s death sees Leisa back cigarette tax bill

TIME TO QUIT: Labor plans on raising the price of cigarettes.

Father's death has Leisa Neaton backing cigarette tax

Warning: 'ransomware' attacking Android phone users

MALICIOUS SOFTWARE: Images of a phone infected with ransomware. Phone repair technician Gary Finlay said at least 12 people in the last two weeks have been hit in Mackay.

There is a way to stop latest ransom attack on Android phones

Many schoolies planning drug use

Photo from Instagram @schoolies

20% of teens at Schoolies intend to use drugs

Russian sailor crashes massive cargo ship after drinking rum

The Lysblink Seaways vessel was a write-off after the incident. Photo / AP

The sailor fell asleep after his massive binge

Elderly woman carjacked by teens in NZ

Teens stole car from woman as she carried out deliveries

Call to licence Muslim leaders, to weed out extremists

French Muslim council spearheading efforts to counter jihadists

Sporting clubs bogged down by ‘toilet tax’

STEEP PRICE: Gladstone Bowls Club Manager Peter Liddle says council rates and charges are stifling the club’s growth.

Council suggests sports clubs reduce toilet numbers to save money

Schoolies: Look mum, my burnt bum is on the news

Cairns teenager sat in fountain waiting for ambulance

Phuc Dat Bich was a hoax - but what is his real name?

The man who wanted the world to believe he was Phuc Dat Bich. Photo / Facebook

Both posts have since been removed, adding to the mystery

Driving fail: How not to secure your load

Unsecured load comes off ute.

Dash cam captures moment unsecured load smashes into Toowoomba road

'Wanted: Beer wenches' - Cricket fans' bad taste Gumtree ad

The ad seeks young women who are "easy on the eye"

That ain't a zucchini... This is a zucchini!

Jill Lampard grew this humongous zucchini.

Mrs Jill Lampard grew a zucchini 410mm long and 390mm wide

Anastacia: 'I went Botox crazy'

Singer did too much botox in her 30s and lied about her age

Will Smith considers political career

Smith says there "might be a future" in political landscape for him

Jennifer Lawrence reveals directing ambition

Jennifer Lawrence would like to direct a comedy

Kylie Minogue goes 'gooey' over new boyfriend

She said: "I go all gooey at the mention of him"

Harrison Ford coming to Australia for Star Wars

Peter Mayhew (as Chewbacca) and Harrison Ford in a scene from the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

ACTOR will host fan event at the Sydney Opera House.

Queensland contestants competing in MKR revealed

My Kitchen Rules 2016 Queensland contestants the "Miner Diners" Alex and Gareth who fly in out to the mines.

Former Mackay residents to appear on reality TV show

Re-birth of an icon: Fiat 124 Spider revealed

SPIDER: Fiat's 124 roadster returns with a 119kW/250Nm turbo 1.4-litre and a nice dose of retro flair

1.4-litre four-cylinder turbo for striking Fiat roadster

Sunshine Coast the "healthiest place on Earth" by 2030?

HEALTHY FUTURE: Karen Whitburn, Niamh and Tilly Holloway and Andrew Downey.

Debating the Coast’s identity can sound a bit like a broken record

Lodge helps young Hunter

HELPING HUNTER: Melissa Einam, Hunter Einam and the president of the Buffalo Lodge, John Buckingham.

$500 raised for Childers boy

Train 2: BG gas starts to flow from Surat Basin to China

LNG carrier Maran Gas at the Queensland Curtis LNG plant, Curtis Island near Gladstone.

Gas is flowing from mines in the Surat Basin to countries worldwide

$60 million hotel plan aims for an eco-friendly development

Artist’s impression of the resort from the air.

A Coast couple hope to develop a 5-6 star luxury resort in Buderim

Bechtel hands over to BG Group

Paul Bruner, QGC General Manager Midstream Operations and Jeff Baillie, QGC Midstream Director.

Tools down for Bechtel workers on Curtis Island LNG plant QCLNG

Life goes on: Economic realities survive terror

Life does go on, as the people of Paris are so powerfully demonstrating.

At the end of the day, we all need to make a living.

Villa owners dig in at Clive's resort as water, power cut

Coolum Palmer Resort villa part-owner Maree Frecklington is determined to remain at her property despite apparent efforts by management to make life very uncomfortable.

Villa part-owners' resolve strengthened by strong-arm tactics