Man finds drinking six vodkas then driving isn't a good idea

SIX vodkas in three hours and a Gladstone man thought he was fine to drive.

At 8.14pm on January 16, police pulled over Jason Barrie Gill on Palm Dr.

The 30-year-old blew 0.133 on a roadside breath test.

He told police he thought he was fine to drive and was not aware of what 0.05 felt like.

In court on Monday, Gill was fined $800 and disqualified from driving for four months, with a conviction recorded.

STRIKE THREE: Prison term for serial chemist thief

Blooms The Chemist was broken into on August 3. Their glass front door was smashed with a hammer and a 30-year-old man stole a significant amount of medication.

The man smashed his way into Blooms The Chemist with a hammer.

BREAKING: Japanese takeaway to open before Christmas

Ichi Maki is due to open at the Valley Shopping Centre in Gladstone soon.

Valley centre manager is hopeful new shop will open before Christmas

Swim club chasing $16K from former coach

FALLING OUT: Former Western Suburbs swimming coach Adam Eiseman in 2015.

Western Suburbs Swimming Club has taken Adam Eiseman to QCAT.

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