August 2018

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 4:19 PM

TOOWOOMBA newsagencies have been swamped with punters buying tickets in Thursday night's Powerball $100 million jackpot draw.

$100 MILLION: Where to buy your ticket for chance at lotto

TOOWOOMBA newsagencies have been swamped with punters buying tickets in Thursday night's Powerball $100 million jackpot draw.

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 12:59 PM

Nigerian Steve Omotosho has found his home in Toowoomba and now he wants to serve the community as a police officer when he completes training at the academy.

Police recruit desperate to walk the beat in Toowoomba

Nigerian Steve Omotosho has found his home in Toowoomba and now he wants to serve the community as a police officer when he completes training at the academy.

Published a story 13th Aug 2018 1:55 PM

Toowoomba teenage singer Kyesha Stewart has a growing reputation among public performances and has become a must at sporting and cultural festivals.

Toowoomba teenage singer's growing reputation

Toowoomba teenage singer Kyesha Stewart has a growing reputation among public performances and has become a must at sporting and cultural festivals.

Published a story 10th Aug 2018 3:32 PM

Toowoomba hairdresser received a call from a caller squawking so loudly down the line she couldn't make the appointment.

Toowoomba hairdresser cops the bird

Toowoomba hairdresser received a call from a caller squawking so loudly down the line she couldn't make the appointment.

Published a story 10th Aug 2018 2:25 PM

Holy Name was transformed into Southern India as the Feast of the Assumption of Mother Mary was celebrated by the St Mary's Catholic Community of Toowoomba.

Colourful service for Mother Mary

Holy Name was transformed into Southern India as the Feast of the Assumption of Mother Mary was celebrated by the St Mary's Catholic Community of Toowoomba.

Published a story 8th Aug 2018 8:28 AM

TOOWOOMBA woman Nancy Webb who has wanted to become a nun since she was a child is to seek her dream through a New York-based convent.

Becoming a nun a long-term habit for Toowoomba's Nancy

TOOWOOMBA woman Nancy Webb who has wanted to become a nun since she was a child is to seek her dream through a New York-based convent.

July 2018

Published a story 21st Jul 2018 9:05 AM

SHE'S tried counselling and calling a help line to no avail so a Toowoomba woman is looking for people who have travelled a similar path.

We need to talk about suicide: City mum searches for comfort

SHE'S tried counselling and calling a help line to no avail so a Toowoomba woman is looking for people who have travelled a similar path.

Published a story 16th Jul 2018 3:44 PM

YELLOWBridge Queensland has new-look wheels thanks to its ongoing partnership with Toowoomba Toyota.

Toowoomba motoring business gives back to the community

YELLOWBridge Queensland has new-look wheels thanks to its ongoing partnership with Toowoomba Toyota.

Published a story 13th Jul 2018 2:21 PM

Chris Hicks covers a lot of territory across south Queensland in offering indigenous cultural support in Queensland Health's facilities.

GALLERY: Celebrating our culture with NAIDOC Week

Chris Hicks covers a lot of territory across south Queensland in offering indigenous cultural support in Queensland Health's facilities.

Published a story 13th Jul 2018 2:14 PM

Toowoomba actress Charlotte Chimes has been climbing the ladder to stardom from Sydney and now she is destined for Hollywood.

Hollywood beckons for Toowoomba actress

Toowoomba actress Charlotte Chimes has been climbing the ladder to stardom from Sydney and now she is destined for Hollywood.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.