SCHOOL principals say governments must put children’s futures ahead of politics to secure a $24-million boost to Colac and district school funding.
THE success of former Colac footballer Joffy Simpkin at his new AFL club Hawthorn is no surprise to former Geelong teammate Joel Selwood.
A FAMILY of Sudanese refugees say the generosity and support of Colac people have made the city feel like home.
POLICE say they will have a “regal” presence on Colac district roads across the Queen’s Birthday long weekend.
A STRUGGLING Colac district farmer lost hard-saved holiday money and irreplaceable photos when a thief stole her bag from her car in Colac.
POLICE are investigating an “unusual” burglary at a sports store in central Colac.
ONE of Colac’s biggest employers has announced a $1-million project which will create more than a dozen full-time jobs.
POLICE are appealing for public help to find an armed robber who used a knife in a hold up at a Camperdown supermarket.
AN Apollo Bay man is facing drugs and weapons charges and a teenager is in custody after three police raids at the coastal town.
AN increase in reports of family violence has marred a decrease in overall Colac district crime.