TODAY IN HISTORY
JANUARY 14, 2017: YAMBA’S business owners will head off on their annual post-Christmas break in the best frame of mind they’ve been in for years. “It’s been as busy as I’ve seen it in my memory,” Yamba’s Bev Mansfield said.
JANUARY 15, 2013: HAD it not been a six-month-old puppy, it could have been Kye Masters’s 15-month-old daughter who found and ate pellets of snail bait. The family are devastated after having to watch their pet Tilly die.
JANUARY 15, 2008: ON FRIDAY afternoon Jeff Pascoe was told he had only three months to live. Now all the 59-year-old Newcastle man wants is to see Yamba after being diagnosed with lung cancer.