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Edenhope’s Oscar McDonald to make AFL debut

Oscar McDonald, right, made his AFL debut on Sunday alongside brother Tom. Picture: @melbournefc via Twitter

Edenhope’s Oscar McDonald will make his AFL debut for Melbourne Demons against Fremantle on Sunday.

Nick Pekin suspended, Deek Roberts reprimanded

Anxious wait: Taylors Lake co-coach Deek Roberts and Horsham Demons co-coach Nick Pekin will learn of their finals' fate at the tribunal tonight. Graphic: KELLY LAIRD

Horsham co-coach Nick Pekin is eligible to play in the Wimmera Football League grand final should the Demons qualify despite receiving a three-match sanction at a tribunal hearing last night.

Blue Ribbon ride to family fun day in Horsham

The Blue Ribbon Foundation Horsham Branch and Operation 19:14 have joined forces to host a family fun ride on Sunday. Blue Ribbon Foundation member and ride organiser Amelia Crafter said the ride was planned so riders arrived at Sawyer Park as events for Operation 19:14 were ramping up. “This year we expect the ride to […]

$1.6-million upgrade for Warracknabeal grain site

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GrainCorp expects a$1-million project to develop its Warracknabeal grain-receival site to finished before 2015 harvest.

MIXX FM to broadcast Wimmera, Horsham District finals

MIXX FM will kick off its extensive broadcast coverage of Horsham District and Wimmera league finals at the weekend.

Horsham’s Simone O’Brien sets her sights on bridge run

INSPIRATIONAL: Simone O’Brien spoke at a half-time football function. She is pictured with White Ribbon Horsham committee member Mark O’Connor.

On average, one woman is killed each week in Australia at the hands of a current or former male partner. Horsham’s Simone O’Brien was almost one of them

Horsham District football: Can the upsets continue?

Jeparit-Rainbow's Tyler Edelsten evades Taylors Lake's Ben Roberts during their elimination final clash on Sunday. Picture: WILLAMY IMAGES

Round one of Horsham District football League finals action resulted in one massive upset.

Wimmera football teams launch finals campaigns

Wimmera Football League finals kick off on Saturday.

Considerable intrigue surrounds Wimmera Football League this weekend with all teams shaping up for the first round of finals more than capable of producing the unexpected.

Natimuk United sets up clash with flag favourite Edenhope-Apsley

Antoinette Toet will provide plenty of drive for Dimboola during finals. Picture: WILLAMY IMAGES

Natimuk United held off Laharum on Saturday to set up a second semi-final showdown with Horsham District Football Netball League minor premier Edenhope-Apsley.

Clean slate as Wimmera netballers head into finals

If I were a gambler, I would wipe this season’s Wimmera Netball Association results, clean the slate and call game-on.


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