Rural Aid has been touring the southwest with a radio crew in tow, to tell personal stories of the drought.
A citizenship ceremony in Roma was a happy occasion for families who are proud to call the region home.
Cunnamulla Fella Festival a top time for local businesses, who expect to double their income this weekend.
Nearly 200 people dressed in purple were there for Lily who died when she was crushed by a tyre playing at a Roma business
Residents' concerns will need to be addressed before any further development approvals go ahead.
Cunnamulla's motorcycle club took a DIY approach to their first combined gymkhana and endurocross weekend.
AN ABATTOIR promising hundreds of jobs has received the green light but residents close to the site have raised concerns about its impact.
Local initiatives to preserve indigenous languages of the southwest have received a boost.
Police across the southwest have turned their focus to safer driving, and are educating their communities with many local events.
Hopeful fighters from Roma are preparing for the biggest bouts of their lives.