A drink driver who said a thong debacle caused him to smash into a tree at speed was later found by police laying in bushes, a court has heard.
A search for a Coast man involving police, State Emergency Service volunteers and a helicopter is under way after his ute was found abandoned.
A 25-year-old man who became aggressive towards police and security after being refused entry to a Coast bar has faced court.
A 38-year-old man who entered a Coast home and stole a push bike on Christmas Day has narrowly avoided prison time.
A 31-year-old man who allegedly assaulted and injured people as they tried to stop him from stealing a cash tin from a market stall has faced court.
The keys to the first completed house in one of the Coast’s newest estates have been handed over to excited first home buyers.
Two Coast students have been named among the best future problem solvers placing in the top 15 per cent of Australian students.
Living on two separate farms in the late 1940s Betty and Stuart Francis eagerly awaited each town dance where they fell more and more in love.
Family of murder victim Aysha Baty have planted a public tree after a makeshift memorial in memory of the Coast woman was removed.