BANNED Toowoomba horse trainer Ben Currie has been committed to stand trial on a fraud-related charge allegedly arising from his horse-training business.
SNAPPING a photo of himself on a stolen laptop computer that was linked to his own Facebook page wasn't the smartest thing he could have done.
HE SAID he intended to do an armed robbery on the Ruthven St store so he could go to jail and get medical help.
WHAT had started out as a bit of a joke some years ago will tomorrow turn into reality when a new Freemasons Lodge is consecrated in Toowoomba.
IT DOESN'T happen often but when a prisoner does a runner from a Toowoomba court it's always a talking point around our halls of justice.
THE Toowoomba man has been held in custody since his arrest and was not required to be in court for the mention of his charges.
THE mother of five was taken to Toowoomba Hospital where a sample of blood taken from her showed she was more than seven times the limit.
A MAN and a mother of two have been handed jailed terms for their respective roles in the daylight robbery of a man in Toowoomba.
Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.