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VIDEO | Colts to honour late Dudley Cornell at 50th anniversary celebrations

COLTS HALF-CENTURY: Colts Cricket Club players from today and yesteryear, from left, Clarrie Taberner, Brad Millar, Dean Arnott and Phil Lienert prepare for the club’s 50th anniversary celebrations. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Colts Cricket Club members are dedicating their 50th anniversary celebrations in January next year to long-time club and Horsham association stalwart, the late Dudley Cornell.

Horsham Hornets looking strong heading into Christmas break

Horsham Hornets men’s and women’s teams will enter the Christmas-New Year break on a high note after recording wins against Warrnambool at the weekend.

Exciting times ahead for Western Region volleyballers

The appointment of a Western Region volleyball development officer will go a long way towards boosting the sport across this side of the state.

Grampians look to turn the tables against Horsham in T20 clash

UNDER LIGHTS: Grampians fell short against Horsham at an inter-association match under lights at Horsham City Oval. Picture: WILLAMY IMAGES

Grampians will attempt to turn the tables on a visiting Horsham cricket team next month after falling well short of a target in a 50-over-a-side challenge match at Horsham City Oval.

Grampians cricket | Undefeated Combine the team to beat

As Grampians Cricket Association breaks for Christmas and the new year with resumption scheduled for January 7, an examination of the season thus far sees Swifts-Great Western undefeated on 36 points.

Horsham offered back-to-back World Sailplane Grand Prix legs

READY SET GO: Max Hedt hooks up Brian Durieu of Sydney, to a tow rope at the Sailplane Grand Prix in Horsham.

Accolades are flowing as Horsham Flying Club officials tally final scores to determine the two glider pilots who will qualify to head to Chile in November for the eighth World Sailplane Grand Prix final.

Yabbies proving plentiful in Lake Toolondo and Green Lake

ON THE BITE: Yabbies are on the move with Lake Toolondo south of Horsham and Green Lake being hotspots.

Nhill set for Boxing Day races

Nhill Racing Club will host the Wimmera’s final race outing for the year on Monday.

Wimmera police warning: Stay alert, stay sober, stay alive


The Victorian road toll shows 10 people have died on Wimmera roads in 2016, with a further 74 suffering serious injury from road trauma.

Christmas comes in many guises

EDITORIAL: Please Christmas, can you just hurry up and arrive. It’s been a long year and some of us need a breather.


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