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November 5, 2020
Scone School NAIDOC Grant

SCONE Public School has been granted $1,000 for NAIDOC week, from the Federal Government’s NAIDOC local grants program.

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July 1, 2020
Anne Becomes Our First Subscriber

ANNE Miles is an avid newsreader and at the age of 78 she is the first subscriber to scone.com.au.

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June 16, 2020
Ethel Haydon Turns 100

ETHEL Haydon celebrated her 100th birthday today at the Haydon Hall in Murrurundi. 

A beloved member of the community,

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May 28, 2020
Pandemic Perspective: Some Snippets From The Past

THE last pandemic which occurred in Australia was the Spanish Flu in 1919 and Scone was not immune.

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May 27, 2020
Pandemic May Be Turning Point For Reconciliation

TODAY the Scone Neighbourhood Resource Centre and Upper Hunter Shire Council held a flag raising ceremony as part of Reconciliation Week,

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October 14, 2019
Fabulous Day in One of Scone’s Oldest Gardens

YESTERDAY, Bill and Sarah Howey opened their garden at Geraldton, one of Scone’s oldest homes,

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October 2, 2019
Bill and Sarah Welcome All To Geraldton

BILL and Sarah Howey will be opening “Geraldton” to the whole community on Sunday, October 13,

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August 19, 2019
Piecing Together Indigenous History

By Taylah Fellows

THE Upper Hunter Shire Council is conducting an Aboriginal heritage study,

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July 17, 2019
Days Numbered for Old Hospital

IF the walls of the Wilson memorial Hospital in Murrurundi could talk they could tell the stories of generations of Murrurundi residents from the birth of new family members to the passing of loved ones.

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June 27, 2019
Airing the Upper Hunter Tartan

THE first kilts made from the new Upper Hunter Tartan will be aired next weekend at the Aberdeen Highland Games.

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