A FATHER who landed six blows on a motorist during a violent road rage attack on Harvey Rd was sentenced in court on Monday.
A DEFENCE force veteran in court for drink driving burst into tears when a magistrate told him the community would always support him.
The 40-year-old returned a reading of .24 per cent - almost five times the legal alcohol limit.
SEVEN motorists have been banned from the roads after fronting court on drink driving charges.
But he didn't attempt to contact the owner or hand it over to the police and instead used a number of the victim's cards in fraudulent transactions.
A GLADSTONE dad who "stupidly" took photos of himself with a handgun has been imprisoned.
A GLADSTONE mother who scammed the system for over three years and claimed over $35,000 in Centrelink benefits she wasn't entitled to has been jailed.
A Gladstone truck driver has fronted court to fight an allegation of the hazardous use of high beams on Philip St.
A FORMER businessman who fled the scene of a crash with a stash of drugs in his vehicle has been released on parole after spending nearly 100 days in prison.
A GLADSTONE removalist suffering a severe back injury tried several prescription pain medications before he found a drug that worked.
Sarah began writing in 2014 and for The Observer in 2015. She left the region in 2017 for a reporting stint at the Sunshine Coast and returned to her hometown one year later. From day one she has had a keen interest in police, court and crime reporting.