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$26k laid bare

$26k laid bare

The guests were pretty in pink and ready to give at the Cocktails by Pink Candlelight event launched ...

Fifty years young

Fifty years young

For the ‘class of 64’ going back to school was an absolute pleasure on Friday.

Villas tick all boxes

Villas tick all boxes

The ribbon was cut and the doors officially opened to Scone’s newest aged care facility on Saturday.

From Scone to Ghana

From Scone to Ghana

This time next month local lad Imants Rubenis will be making a difference to people’s lives in Africa.

Plans to expand

Plans to expand

The plans for the largest project in Scone Grammar School’s history are now in concrete to see the ...

Snakes in the grass

Red Belly Black and the Eastern or ‘Common’ Brown snakes are the two most common snakes found across the Upper ...

Familiar for a reason

Familiar for a reason

Many valued helpers spent the weekend at White Park buzzing around ensuring the Upper Hunter Beef Bonanza ran ...

PAC says 'no' to Drayton

The decision by the NSW Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) to reject the Drayton South Coal Project has created mixed feelings ...

The Big Dry
The Big Dry
The Big Dry

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Bonza bonanza in Scone

Bonza bonanza in Scone

With around 1000 students entered in this year’s Upper Hunter Beef Bonanza (UHBB), steers and students were ‘bumper ...

Winning at Wingen

Winning at Wingen

The competition was as hot as the weather at Wingen Campdraft on the weekend when about 654 runs ...

Legends day for McKinnon

Legends day for McKinnon

As former local boy Alex McKinnon continues his long journey of rehabilitation, the local Aberdeen’s All For Alex ...

Two injured in parade incident

Newcastle jockey, Dale Spriggs and strapper Craig Lawler, were taken to hospital after a horse broke away in the parade ...

The history makers

There are few sporting events that captivate an audience the way thoroughbred racing does.

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Familiar for a reason

Familiar for a reason

Many valued helpers spent the weekend at White Park buzzing around ensuring the Upper Hunter Beef Bonanza ran ...

Flying high in Scone

Flying high in Scone

Behind every good volunteer is an interesting story and the more we learn about our community, the more ...

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Undercover book news

Undercover book news

Tom Kenally's Irish prize; Stephen King's praise for a Sydney crime writer; Aussies among US library best; Dylan ...

Freaks and Geeks dvd review

Freaks and Geeks is a funny and moving cult comedy-drama featuring loads of talent on both sides of the camera.

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Relieved resident

What a disaster for the Upper Hunter if this mine extension had gone ahead!

Thank you Scone

On behalf of Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), I would like to sincerely thank the Scone local community ...

PAC decision welcomed

The Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders have welcomed the decision of the NSW Planning Assessment Commission that the economic benefits ...

Inspiring weekend of literature

Congratulations to the enthusiastic committee, the generous sponsors and the gracious venue providers of the inaugural Scone Literary ...

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