Entries by Rachel Junge

America’s most powerful turn out to farewell Nancy Reagan

POLITICAL heavyweights Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton and George W Bush have joined Hollywood elite Arnold Schwarzenegger, Anjelica Huston, and Mr T to bid farewell to former actress and first lady Nancy Reagan. Nearly 1000 guests gathered for the memorial tribute to the wife of former President Ronald Reagan. Nancy passed away at the age of 94 earlier in […]

Women attacked outside Sydney fast food outlet

SIX women have been left injured and shaken, after being attacked by a man in Sydney. The group was outside Hungry Jack’s on George Street just after midnight when they were assaulted. A 69-year-old man who came to help them was also assaulted and suffered a swollen face. Some of the women needed hospital treatment for […]

Man wearing balaclava and beanie robs Southport servo

A BALACLAVA-clad bandit is on the run after holding up a Southport service station. He was also wearing a beanie and sunglasses when he threatened a male worker with a knife around 6.08pm on Friday. He took cash before running out of the Johnston Street fuel station in a westerly direction. The male attendant was not […]

Schoolboy hit by bus in Coomera

A BOY has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition, after being hit by a bus. The 12-year-old suffered serious chest and head injuries in the incident on Colman Road in Coomera. It’s thought the boy was on his way home from school when knocked unconscious around 3.45pm on Tuesday. He has been taken to […]

Extra whooping cough jab hopes to prevent spike in cases

A SPIKE in the number of whooping cough cases in young children has prompted the introduction of a new booster jab. There have been more than 2,300 cases of the disease so far this year, which is more than double compared to the same period last year. The extra vaccination will be added to the national […]