May 2019

Published a story 23rd May 2019 4:24 PM

Seniors warned with phone scammer targeting region

SCAMMERS targetted a Newtown man to fool him out of his money. While the 77-year-old is sharp enough to spot a scam, he is worried others seniors are not.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 3:49 PM

WHEN Sonia Grevell's new-born son was dying she relied on hospital accommodation to stay close to him. She spent half a century paying back that debt.

Soft comfort heals broken Toowoomba bodies

WHEN Sonia Grevell's new-born son was dying she relied on hospital accommodation to stay close to him. She spent half a century paying back that debt.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 9:44 AM

IF YOU like your guns and military history check out the Gun, Militaria and Collectables Show, held at the showgrounds over the weekend.

Military enthusiasts set their sights on Toowoomba

IF YOU like your guns and military history check out the Gun, Militaria and Collectables Show, held at the showgrounds over the weekend.

Published a story 21st May 2019 4:45 PM

AS TOOWOOMBA'S population ages demand for care services will spike. Do you have the heart to lend a hand?

Toowoomba woman dedicates 53 years to feeding the infirm

AS TOOWOOMBA'S population ages demand for care services will spike. Do you have the heart to lend a hand?

Published a story 21st May 2019 4:33 PM

POLICE may arrest and prosecute an offender, but victims are often left traumatised and it is Desley Steger's job to relieve that anguish.

One Toowoomba woman's kind words are fighting crime

POLICE may arrest and prosecute an offender, but victims are often left traumatised and it is Desley Steger's job to relieve that anguish.

Published a story 21st May 2019 4:24 PM

MATTHEW Ollier was overjoyed when he landed his first job, six months ago. Find out how his can-do attitude changed the work culture at Toowoomba Toyota.

Down Syndrome no barrier for this hard-working city man

MATTHEW Ollier was overjoyed when he landed his first job, six months ago. Find out how his can-do attitude changed the work culture at Toowoomba Toyota.

Published a story 21st May 2019 1:14 PM

AT THE federal election Prime Minister Scott Morrison threw a lifeline to first home buyers. Now a Toowoomba real estate agent wants him to follow through.

Toowoomba first home buyer market set to boom

AT THE federal election Prime Minister Scott Morrison threw a lifeline to first home buyers. Now a Toowoomba real estate agent wants him to follow through.

Published a story 20th May 2019 5:05 PM

FARMERS are dumping horses as the drought crawls across Queensland. Many end up at Save a Horse Australia in Withcott, but it's struggling to feed its animals.

Horse rescue group hit by brutal drought

FARMERS are dumping horses as the drought crawls across Queensland. Many end up at Save a Horse Australia in Withcott, but it's struggling to feed its animals.

Published a story 20th May 2019 9:58 AM

THROUGH National Volunteer Week the Chronicle will profile the unsung heroes that keep our community groups kicking and make the region a better place to live.

Meet the man devoted to helping kids reach potential

THROUGH National Volunteer Week the Chronicle will profile the unsung heroes that keep our community groups kicking and make the region a better place to live.

Published a story 17th May 2019 8:15 AM

WITH gender freedoms under assault from some religious leaders Justice Michael Kirby said state school must respond with free, secular and compulsory education.

Justice Kirby calls on Toowoomba schools to protect equality

WITH gender freedoms under assault from some religious leaders Justice Michael Kirby said state school must respond with free, secular and compulsory education.

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