"Focus on the good": New group spreads kindness

The Gladstone Goodness Project is spreading joy throughout the region.

Have you received a random act of kindness this week?

'Beautiful soul': Residents speak out about "Mr Happy"

Always happy Boyne Island resident Jim Cole with Will, 6, Alex, 5  and Zoe Richardson, 3.

Mr Cole is incredibly well known in our region.

Sale trail preparations look promising

'This year's theme is Australia's Big Day of Good Stuff'

Family pet Rover pulled from car wreckage in Bruce Hwy crash

This family pet, Rover, was involved in a car accident this week.

Rover was found in a car that had rolled over in an accident

Top 10 builders in Gladstone

We were inundated with comments of resident's favourite builders

Doctor warns CQ obesity rates worst in Queensland

A youngster tucks into a burger, a diet of which has been a cause of obesity in children.

DOCTOR urges CQ residents to find prevention, not cure.

Hopes to raise $1.5m from 800K daffodils on Friday

GOOD CAUSE: Gladstone Cancer Council volunteers Maureen Edwards, Pat Perry and Sue Gillard will be among thousands selling daffodils to raise money for the Cancer Council on August 28.

ONE Queenslander is diagnosed with cancer every 20 minutes.

Mayor in search for 3 Gladstone locals for committee

Mayor Matt Burnett.Photo Paul Braven / The Observer

MAYOR Matt Burnett to appoint three locals to council committee.

PHOTOS: 5 CQ residents who have disappeared without a trace

Christine Fenner.

POLICE are appealing for information on these five missing people.

Helping to avert a suicide

"The human connection will be key"

Technology aims to connect people with mental health professionals

1770 Tourism - At What Cost To Protected Species

The Pristine Round Hill Creek and Headland 1770

Disgusted to see two matured adult men operating a drone

YOUR SAY: MasterChef Australia serves up mediocre judges

Masterchef judge George Calombaris

George Calombaris 'well-noted for his bad table manners'

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

Jolene Ejmont at the Most Colourful Markets in Vietnam, the famous Bac Ha Market!

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

Your photos: Gladstone weddings old and new

Janette and Matty Reid married in Bali on April 14, 2012, which was Janette's birthday.

We asked our Facebook friends to post a photo of their wedding. Here's a selection...

Best places to get married in Gladstone

Where's the best place to get married in Gladstone? Heron Island, says Fish Fischer.

We asked our Facebook friends where the best place to get married in Gladstone is...

AutoWed: coin-operated wedding machine

Press 1 for heterosexual, 2 for gay, and 3 for a lesbian marriage. And if you wish...

Gladstone cats

Kai and Simba were rescued by Anita's Angels.

Cat lovers love photos.

Pets get into festive spirit

Eight-week-old Koda, who was adopted from the RSPCA.

Readers submitted photos of Gladstone's best-dressed pets over Christmas.

Reader photos: Gladstone pet owners snap animal selfies

Keeley and her horse 'ice cream'. Photo: Kelly McCann Hancock.

We asked you to send in your selfies with the best animals in your life.

Gladstone girl will compete in nationals against 79 others

Gladstone girl Josie McAullay won the 2015 Miss Country Girl Australia Gladstone preliminary and will be representing Gladstone in September at the MCGA National Final against 79 other hopefuls from around Australia.

Gladstone girl Josie McAullay won the 2015 Miss Country Girl Australia Gladstone...

Man loses everything in Benaraby fire

CAMP FIRE: A 71-year-old man was helpless yesterday when a fire started in his car and spread to his trailer and tent.

An elderly man has lost everything after his car caught alight and spread to his...

Readers send in pictures of their tattoos

David Clarke got a tattoo in tribute to Joey Dunlop, a world champion motorcyclist who sadly passed away in July, 2000.

GLADSTONE residents have sent in pictures of their tattoos, some were for fun...

Fuel watch Gladstone

Your guide to fuel prices in the Gladstone region today.

Check out the prices of fuel at these Gladstone Service Stations.

Cracker catches outdoors

SCALY HANDFUL: Liam Croft loves his catches from Wild Cattle Creek, Tannum Sands.

Gladstone region fishermen send in their pics

Scene of fatal crash, Calliope RIver Rd

The car rolled "several" times before it burst into flames.