Hundreds mourn Joe Vraca’s death
About 900 mourners swamped Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Tatura to farewell Murchison businessman, Guiseppe ‘‘Joe’’ Vraca last week.
Sadness surrounding the death of Murchison’s Joe Vraca on January 2 could be felt around town over the past few weeks, with ripples spreading through the clubrooms and across the grounds of Tatura Soccer Club.
Tatura Fire Brigade stalwart Geoff Wright was recently awarded the CFA Outstanding Service Medal at the 2018 Tatura Urban Fire Brigade annual dinner.
Tatura Stadium will once again open for causal use this school holidays from Tuesday, January 15.
Tatura Senior Citizens celebrated the spirit of Christmas last week at their end-of-year break-up, with a three-course lunch and party hats.
The celebrations were brought inside for the Tatura Community House’s Christmas Party on Wednesday.
Tatura Guardian journalist Madeleine Caccianiga will be hanging out at the Shepparton News next year leaving her spot open for journalist Laura Briggs to take on the small town community stories for 2019.
Villa Maria Catholic Homes celebrated its carers last week with scones, slices, quizzes and live music at The Gallery, Tatura.
Storm chaser Kris Parker snapped a photo of Sunday’s lightning storm in Tatura.
As everyone is looking forward to the end of the school year, Tatura Primary School principal Susanne Gill is excited about new things in store for next year.
The Varapodio Family Italian Plate Day was a winner among the people of the Goulburn Valley.
Tatura Primary School students enjoyed a day of activity and teamwork with Mooroopna Primary School last week for the Tabloid Sports Carnival after it was washed out last month.
Under the pen name of Tom Collins, Joseph Furphy wrote a number of books and articles, leaving his best known work Such is Life to continue his legacy known as the Joseph Furphy Commemorative Literary Prize.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.