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Taylah Tahi has not been seen since she was dropped off at the Pakenham Railway Station before school on Wednesday 25 March.
Concern for missing teen
POLICE are searching for a 15-year-old Pakenham girl who has been missing for almost a week. Taylah Tahi, who goes by the name of ‘Turtle’ was... Read More »
Carol Friday, and her son Greig, perished in last week's plane crash in the French Alps that claimed the lives of all 150 passengers and crew on board the Germanwings flight. Carol worked as a registered nurse for the City of Casey.
Air crash tributes
Messages of condolence for victim of airliner disaster… Tributes have flowed in to the News for the Casey nurse who died in last week’s pl... Read More »
Firefighters use foam to douse a tree on Pine Avenue, Badger Creek, this afternoon. 136808 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Firies called to runaway burn-off
CATASTROPHE was narrowly avoided this afternoon, when a burn-off in Badger Creek took off and spread into nearby bushland. The fire began at about 3.2... Read More »
Top model Erin
MOVE over Miranda Kerr, there’s a new girl on the block. Thirteen-year-old Killarney school girl Erin Lloyd has just taken the first major step ... Read More »
After 33 years as a teacher and principal throughout Melbourne's south-east, Fountain Gate Secondary College Principal Vicki Walters is walking into retirement with a smile on her face and a head full of cherished memories. 136708 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
A class act
AFTER 33 years as a teacher and principal – 13 at the helm of Fountain Gate Secondary College – Vicki Walters is calling it a day. Tom... Read More »
Dannielle O'Brien, Charlee Taylor, Enya Jasinski, Georgia Edwards, Rebecca Williams, Gabbie Hill and Eloise Turner celebrate Harmony Day at Noosa District State High School.
Hands up for harmony
Dozens of students from Noosa District State High School plunged their hands into brightly coloured paint on Friday to celebrate cultural diversit... Read More »