Marj is a living legend
IF anyone were in any doubt, it’s now been made official - Numurkah’s Marj Porter is a living legend.
The honour has been bestowed on community stalwart Marj by Pony Club Australia (PCA) as part of its 80th birthday celebrations, having sought nominations from pony clubs across the nation of supporters aged 80+ who were worthy of the honour.
Strathy pedestrian refuge open
PEDESTRIANS in Strathmerton now have safer passage with the completed construction of a refuge island in the centre of the Murray Valley Highway.
The refuge was completed last week by Moira Shire Council with $50,000 funding provided by Regional Roads Victoria.
Swans break the duck
KATUNGA has registered its first seniors win for 2019 with a resounding 16.14.110 to 7.7.49 home victory over Jerilderie in its round six Picola & District Football League match up on Saturday.
Led by Dylan Sidebottom’s seven goal haul, the Swans had to fight back after allowing the visiting Demons to a 21 point quarter time lead, going on to give up just a further three goals for the remainder of the contest.