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October 11, 2007


Page 1

Buller named Best and Fairest for Coober Pedy Football Club (pics - Lyn Breuer, Graham Johncock, Ben Buller, Ronald Carbine)

Citizenship ceremony held in Coober Pedy - Fong Nyean Choo, Tina Chan, Gillie Procopis (pics - Willy and Fong Nyean Coo, Jammie, Connie, Tina and Michael Chan, Gillie and Savvas Procopis)

Peculiar Knob native title mining agreement finalised - Western Plains, Southern Iron, Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara

Page 2

Oxiana up to third intake (pic - Chris Warrior jnr., Sam Camerlengo (Coober Pedy), Dale Dodd, Peter Gilbert (Coober Pedy), Daniel Shannon, Damien Nilton, Heinz Burgoyne, Tony Wickens (Tony’s Safety and Training), Naomi Lennon (Coober Pedy), Joanne Leahy, Elijah Saunders.) Coober Pedy TAFE.

Nomination open for Australia Day Awards

New Lifeline website launched Senator Brett Mason

New Medicare-eligible MRI Unit for Port Augusta

Citizen information session useful - Judy Williams

Labor candidate visits Coober Pedy (pic- Karin Bolton, Stojan Gelishev)

Page 3

New historical display as council chambers - Willy Hutchison, Yannis Athanasiadis Umoona Opal Mine and Museum, Coober Pedy Heritage Trail (pic - Brent Sobreira and Nina Kadribasic)

Local ASX mining company sharewatch

REX summer sale fare

A Guide for Teens booklet

Quotes - Lyn Breuer, Doug Bradley

Page 4

Water Matters full page ad

  Page 5

Mini Gems celebrate 10th birthday Lyn Breuer (pics - Tina Chan with Jeffrey and Vivian, Elsie Carboni with Clydine, Regina Atkins with Michelle, Dean and Mandy Aulich with Max, Jake and Kate, Min Cabrera at the birthday cake decorated by Diana Tindal)

Author visits Coober Pedy - Alexis Wright, Coober Pedy Book Club

Youth Centre News (pics - Roland Wolf, Mathew Graham)

  Page 6 

 More Wedding Photos for Trent and Georgina Skipper: Miso Govedarica and Robyn Clark, George and Robyn Russell, Alex Avakian, Marj Dale, Nicholas Dale, Peter (Whale) Burns, Michelle Provatidis, Inge Feug, Yoka Dunstan, Shirley Davis, Sandy Williams, Simon McLeod, Colin Clark, Kimberley Hebberman, Shannon Lane, Rachel Armstrong, Sam Agostino, Ella and Drago Marjanovic and daughters Cristy and Blaze.

  Page 7

More wedding photos from Paul and Tegan Kiosses - Page boy Andrew Kiosses, Maid of Honour Sanella Kapetanakis, Tegan and Paul, Flowergirl Jasmine Kapetanakis, Best Man Tony Kapetanakis, Parents of the Groom Tom and Mary Kiosses with Paul and Tegan, Don Dempsey and the Mother of the Bride Jacqui Martin, Tegan, Keira Clohesy, Rebecca Dempsey, Kathy and John, and Andrew and Tommy Kiosses. From Trent and Georgina Skipper - Ken and Anna Male, Olga and Nick Trouptsis, Bill and Effie Korbetis, Kathy Konstas, Peter and Maxine Karapetis, Nick Mazis, Billy Karapetis, Anna Zelepos and Rosie Konstor, Leah Wilson, James Fuller.

  Page 8

New Mechanic arrives at Bulls (pic - Doug Bradley) 

Leaving NRDB for Prominent Hill (pic - Mark Bell)

Romance with the outback (pic - Lloyd L C Evans OAM, FRACGP Dip (Obst) RCOG) Dr Kami, Dr Judy McDonald.

First Wedding Anniversary (pic - Anthony and Geri Prizzie)

Page 11

Umoona Health Clinic Manager leaving (pic - Trevor Rappell) Michael George, Morven McClounnan

From Home to Premises (pic - David and Nora Young and Shane) Dusty Mechanical Services, Clem Powell, Bert Shelton, Coober Pedy Radiator and Sheetmetal services.

Two Little Girls Nick and Olga Trouptsis (pic - Rene and Anasazia Trouptsis)

Old Timers Mine goes to Talk SA in Sydney - Trevor Berry, Flinders Ranges and Outback Region, Stuart Range Caravan Park, Pink Roadhouse Lynnie Plate.

First time Grandparents (pic - Jim and Litsa Theodorou, Billy Archer) Penny and Ryan Archer

Page 12 

Pics - Kelvin Henry  - Mark of the Year, David Furniss - Grass roots footballer

Saint presentation night at the Opal Inn (pic - Jack Burns, Anthony Prizzie, Paul Haugen, Zed McKenzie, Carmelo Crisa, Adrian Ware, Mark Bell, Shane Nelson.  Tim Walker, Tod Williams, Luke Mundy, Ben Atkins, Ronald Carbine, Marly McKenzie, Ben Buller.

Fifty Children attend Junior Soccer Fun Day

Ossie's Adventures Part 5 - Kyra Cartwright

Regular Features



Local ASX mining company sharewatch

TV programs


Crossword, Target word

Sports page

Church meeting times

Quotes of the fortnight


Leisure Amusements in

Coober Pedy

Closed after 35 years

Selling Amusement Machines

50 Space Invaders

10 Flippers

1 Billiard Table

As one lot or will sell separately

ph (08) 8672 5840


                Flipper $1000                                            Space Invader $1000





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