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Mary Albrow with her canine companion at her Dayboro home.

Pledge to renew life in death

  From heartache comes opportunity; from death comes renewed life. Mary Albrow was devastated when her son Pete passed away in February this year, but she is proud that his selflessness in death is helping…

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Samford Valley’s Rochelle Manderson and Highvale’s Julie Christiansen will travel to France with the Voices of Birralee choir.

Voices to be heard in France

Two Samford women are set to lead a choir for performances in France this week. Highvale’s Julie Christiansen OAM and Samford Valley’s Rochelle Manderson will be with Voices of Birralee choir when it sings at…

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Olympic beach volleyball coach Lauren Soderberg with her players Nicole Laird and Mariafe Artacho del Solar. Photo by HJH Media.

Sport’s a beach for volleyball coach

  Her playing career “finished before I ever got started” but now a local volleyball product is set to coach for Australia at the Olympics. A decade after retiring from playing, Lauren Soderberg will coach the…

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