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Look who’s com­ing!

POP­U­LAR artist Trent Bell who is best known for be­ing a con­tes­tant on The Voice Aus­tralia and one fifth of for­mer boy band The Col­lec­tive is com­ing to Rock­hamp­ton.

It was an­nounced this week the tal­ented singer will ap­pear at the Boathouse Rock­hamp­ton for its New Year’s Eve party. Cel­e­bra­tions will be­gin at 6pm.

Dis­grace­ful act

THIS week had a beloved memo­rial statue stolen from the No. 7 (Big Dam) in Mount Mor­gan.

Cre­ated in hon­our of Jared Ban­nah, a six year-old boy who drowned in 2015, the statue was near the bar­be­cue area of the dam.

Rock­hamp­ton Re­gional Di­vi­sional Coun­cil­lor Cherie Ruther­ford said: “We know that this theft has had a dev­as­tat­ing im­pact on Jared’s fam­ily and this cal­lous act is be­ing felt by the whole com­mu­nity”.

If you have any in­for­ma­tion, please con­tact po­lice.

Teething prob­lems

IT ap­pears Uber is ex­pe­ri­enc­ing a few teething prob­lems upon its re­cent ar­rival to Rock­hamp­ton.

A re­porter ar­ranged for an Uber pick up from The Morn­ing Bul­letin of­fice yes­ter­day morn­ing at 8.34am and the driver can­celled the trip after four min­utes.

The app said the driver was com­ing from Grace­mere with an es­ti­mated wait time of 14 min­utes.

The re­porter then tried con­tin­u­ously through­out the day to ar­range an­other trip, but no avail­able cars could be found.

Lights! Cam­era! Ac­tion!

THE cast has been re­vealed for Rock­hamp­ton Re­gional Coun­cil’s pro­duc­tion of Kinky Boots. The 2019 mu­si­cal will in­clude per­for­mances by An­gelo Con­way as Lola/Si­mon, Daniel Hair as Char­lie Price, Sharnee O’Don­nell as Lau­ren, Dean Nether­wood as Don, Stephanie Hauser as Nicola, Jesse War­ren as Ge­orge, Jac­inta De­la­lande as Tr­ish and Te­gan Devine as Pat.

Young ed­u­ca­tor

SCROLLING through the Yep­poon Fam­i­lies Face­book page, you will find 15-year-old An­gelina Hen­drie, who has an­nounced she teaches peo­ple how to play mu­si­cal in­stru­ments. An­gelina of­fers begin­ner to in­ter­me­di­ate vi­o­lin and pi­ano lessons in Rock­hamp­ton. She is look­ing to give pri­vate lessons in her Mu­lam­bin home and has been given a blue card with train­ing to do so.

Naughty or nice?

DO you know if you’re on Santa Claus’s nice list? Well two lo­cal po­lice­women have been pic­tured with Santa Claus to help him make his lists ahead of Christ­mas Day.

Po­lice are re­mind­ing ev­ery­one to be vig­i­lant dur­ing the fes­tive sea­son.

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