Tuesday Apr 22
St Brigid's church battle goes into print
PREMIER Denis Napthine will launch the story of the community battle to save Crossley's historic Catholic church on Saturday.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Chance for 'Oddball' movie stardom
WEST residents with a hankering to be on the big screen can try their luck at selection for the forthcoming movie shoot of Oddball.
Koroit Irish Festival the perfect fit for Imogen Brough
The 22-year-old has been a long-time performer of Celtic music but shot to stardom after her appearance on Channel Nine's The Voice.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Weight is worth it for Dennington utility
DENNINGTON utility Jordan Scott believes an off-season in the gym was the catalyst for his promising start to the football season.
The temptations of phone texting
BROOKE Richardson would have celebrated her 22nd birthday this month if she had not been fiddling with her mobile phone while driving.
South-west juniors experience indigenous football carnival
FOUR south-west footballers have helped a Victoria-Tasmania squad finish third at an indigenous football carnival at Coffs Harbour.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Driver who texted 44 times before almost killing a cyclist: "I just don't care"
It boggles my mind that people even have to be told not to text and drive , but this story goes a lot farther than that.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Buy a book and support Lifeline at Easter
THOUSANDS of donated books will help ensure Lifeline South West continues a new chapter in crisis support services and suicide prevention programs.
Music and mateship drives Tommy, Tuddy and Mick
Musicians and mates Frank "Tuddy" Bowman , Michael Morgan and Tommy Brooks are the inaugural Koroit Irish Festival Artists of the Year.
Awful Australian Texts, Hits Cyclist With Car, Says She "Doesn't Care"
A 21-year old Australian woman who texted on her phone 44 times while driving on a short errand hit a cyclist, severely injured him, and was then quoted as saying she just didn't care .
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Texting P-Plate Driver Who Hit A Bicyclist 'Just Don't Care' About Victim
A Western Victoria P-Plate driver who hit a cyclist while she was texting and driving was annoyed that her expensive car damaged during the accident in September 2013.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Volunteers answer the Anzac Day call
Alyssa Miles-O'Bray, 8, and Tiarn Haberfield, 12, help Warrnambool RSL members Clive Hewett, John Miles and Vern Delaney promote the Anzac Day fund-raising badges in Koroit Street.
Coaches confront past in Anzac Day showdown
THE scene is set. Flag fancy Portland is on the rebound after a shock loss to Port Fairy and Hamilton Kangaroos are riding a wave of confidence after a surprise win against 2013 grand finalist Koroit.
Koroit brothers share spoils in Doug Pettingill Memorial cycling race
Older brother Matt won the Doug Pettingill Memorial from Hamilton to Port Fairy on Saturday, the fourth race on the 14-stage calendar.
Country quality in state under 16 footy squad with five south-west selections
South Warrnambool's Kyden Jarvis and Shannon Beks, Koroit's Jarrod Korewha, Hawks' Tanna Blackney-Noter and Cobden's Sean Darcy were named in Vic Country's initial 50-player squad for the AFL under 16 national championships on the Gold Coast in July.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
'I just don't care': Texting P-plate driver hits cyclist
PLATE driver who used her mobile phone behind the wheel 44 times before running down a cyclist near Koroit has been fined $4500 and lost her licence for nine months.
The fine, fun art of hat-wearing in Koroit
IF you're still looking for the perfect headwear for the upcoming May Racing Carnival, Warrnambool's Inner Wheel Club can help.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Douglas puts spring into Kangaroos' step
Koroit had a nine-point lead 14 minutes into the final term but Hamilton Kangaroos came home with a flurry to provide new coach Jarrod Holt with his first win.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Port Fairy upsets Portland in thriller, North pinches win
HFNL WRAP: Port Fairy caused a boilover in the Hampden league today, scoring a three-point win against flag fancy Portland at Gardens Oval.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Heatherlie residents get council support for crossing
RESIDENTS of a Warrnambool retirement home have secured a small victory in their bid to establish a new pedestrian crossing along Koroit Street.