Hivesville residents went into bat for breast cancer on Sunday at their inaugural Pink Stumps Day cricket match.
Coverty resident Wayne Charity had a brush with death on New Year’s Eve … and owes his life to his quick-thinking wife and the region’s emergency services.
Fourteen fire crews are currently on the scene of a large bushfire in the vicinity of Proston-Boondooma Road and Glencoe Road at Coverty.
A minor earth tremor was recorded near Coverty at 6:18pm this evening.
The Coverty Rural Fire Brigade recently held its annual Trivia Night fundraiser at the Proston Hall.
Saturday is Rural Fire Service Day in Queensland, an opportunity to celebrate the dedication and commitment of the 34,000 men and women who volunteer in local brigades to help keep Queensland safe.
Wind and low humidity are a perfect recipe for bushfires so it’s no surprise firies have been busy