Members of the Roma Little Athletics Club have thanked the McCoy family for their successful season. They say without them, the club would not exist.
Meekah Schurmann was the only player from the Maranoa at a prestigious training camp for young basketballers. Her local coach says she’s driven to succeed in her favourite sport.
Southwest police are on alert after a spate of firearm thefts in the region. They believe rural gun owners are being targeted by organised crime syndicates.
Police had to be called when a man refused to follow social distancing rules, and began abusing staff when they asked him to comply.
Uproar from rural industries has forced the state government to reclassify firearms dealers as an essential service during the coronavirus pandemic.
Regional Express Airlines has announced it will shut down all Queensland services, leaving St George without an air travel option.
ROMA police were called to the shops to break up two fights that broke out this morning.
Our farmers deemed essential, trains and buses suspended, tourists warned to stay away: all this and much more is in our daily coronavirus update.
Trainers and jockeys’ travel is restricted, but it is good news for the Roma Picnic Races: more runners are expected to take to the track this Saturday.
Losing months of bookings almost overnight has been a blow for southwest moteliers, but one manager is finding ways for their remaining guests to support the whole town.