jorja miller - at home on the rugby field or the scottish dancing hall

Jorja excels among the boys

What's the secret to Jorja Miller's fancy footwork on the rugby field?

'Fantasy' $1m call

TURN founders Ian and Fliss Butcher oppose the Bayhill development proposal.

A call for a $1m fund to be bankrolled by Hydro Grand developers has been labelled "a bit of cheek".

ANZ branch could close in Waimate

Closing the bank could have a devastating impact, it is claimed.

Cop shot 95 years ago remembered

95 years ago, a Timaru officer was shot. His death is NZ's only unsolved police murder.

Shaw beats the sporting odds

Timaru teen Sam Shaw had a dream trip to Christchurch - to meet the All Blacks at training.

Ara enrolments below target

Primary industry enrolments at South Canterbury's tertiary organisation will struggle to reach half of their target for the year.

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News

Council candidates grilled

Incumbent candidates were grilled over inaction on various issues at a Timaru District Council candidates meeting on ...

Incumbents fire back at critics at small public meeting.

Old pipe organ 'totally original' video

A Timaru pipe organ built in 1913 is recognised for its totally untouched condition.

Outsourcing paperwork possible for farmers

In the swim without pool

Sport

SC hockey teams hoping to perform

The South Canterbury Collier girls' hockey team back from left, Nora Quigley, Ingrid Whitticase, Libby O'Connor, Jenna ...

A late draw change means the South Canterbury Collier Cup face a tough task at their tournament in a Hamilton next week.

Jorja excels among the boys

Highlander dancer Jorja Miller makes South Island under 65kg rugby tournament team.

Jorja Miller's got one more year of playing rugby with the boys, and she's making it count.

Point's pitch beginning to take shape

Pleasant Point Cricket Club volunteer Chris Murphy rolls the new grass wicket block at the Pleasant Point Domain ahead ...

Pleasant Point Cricket Club's grass wicket block is almost ready to play on.

Nelson eyes Tokyo Paralympics

Jono Nelson is aiming for the Paralympics in Japan in 2020 but needs some help

Timaru hand cyclist Jono Nelson remains passionate about representing New Zealand at the Paralympics.

All Black jumps Chiefs' ship

Seta Tamanivalu, pictured in action for the All Blacks against Wales in Wellington on June 18, would add power to the ...

Arrival of midfielder Seta Tamanivalu at the Crusaders coincides with Robbie Fruean's departure.

Opinion

Wake me up when it's over

The extra hour of summer sunshine at the end of the day doesn't seem worth the pain of adjusting to daylight saving.

Opinion: So, daylight saving is now with us and it will soon begin to feel like summer. Good news?

What a bunch of bankers!

Not even a protest that drew about 100 people, a significant percentage of Fairlie's population, was  enough to keep ...

Opinion: "Don't worry about us taking your bank. We're leaving you an iPad."

Left with the hardest question video

Stella the cat acts as sentry.

OPINION: Some questions it seems are destined always to remain unanswered.

Big bucks in dead celebrities

The dress Marilyn Monroe wore when she performed Happy Birthday for President John F Kennedy.

OPINION: Somewhere among my memorabilia I have the autograph of one of England's greatest footballers.

Our daughters deserve much better

NZ Rugby Union chief executive Steve Tew, flanked by Chiefs coach Dave Rennie, left, and Chiefs CEO Andrew Flexman, ...

OPINION: This column is dedicated to my daughters ... and to your daughters.

We Are Timaru

Exhibition to include digital works

South Canterbury Art Society president Sue Connolly and secretary Jane Powell having a go with a digital camera at the ...

 The South Canterbury Art Society will include digital art works in its annual exhibition for the first time

Show celebrating NZ navy coming here

Actor Mark Hadlow promoting the show he has directed at the Theatre Royal yesterday.

A show celebrating the Navy's 75th year is coming to Timaru.

What's on this weekend?

Member of the cast from Walking Across Egypt rehearse a scene.

There are spring festivals, fetes and boot sales a-plenty around South Canterbury.

Walker cancels tour to be with his mum

Stan Walker has cancelled his tour after finding out his mum has cancer.

Stan Walker has postponed his upcoming tour to be with his mother who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

What's on this weekend?

Hiria Moffat will be performing at the Aigantighe Art gallery on Sunday night.

Help Hiria get to Auckland by supporting her gig at the Aigantighe Art Gallery this weekend.

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Old pipe organ 'totally original'

A Timaru pipe organ built in 1913 is recognised for its totally untouched condition.

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