Menu
News

Rockhampton drug traffickers will learn their fate tomorrow

FIVE Rockhampton drug traffickers will learn their fate tomorrow morning when Judge Duncan McMeekin sentences them in the Supreme Court at Rockhampton.

The court heard the men - led by kingpin Jason Robert Ryan and including Benjamin Francis Carey, Darron Jayde Smith, Juan Kevin Lloyd Bright and Corie Weldon - built up a drug enterprise over six months during late-2010 and early-2011.

They all pleaded guilty in the court today to charges of drug trafficking.

Justice McMeekin adjourned his sentencing to 11am tomorrow.

See tomorrow's Bulletin for the full story.

Topics:  drugs rockhampton supreme court



Melanoma awareness marches into Rocky

RAISING AWARENESS: Ella Williams, Pippa Kelly, Jack Kelly, Hannah Kelly and Flynn Williams prepare for the Rockhampton Melanoma March.

Rockhampton joins the march to find cure for the nation's cancer.

Frenchville prepares for another big year on court

GETTING READY: Frenchville Netball Club's Angela and Kirby Horn and Trudy Landsberg are counting down to the season's start in March.

Player development main focus for Rocky's biggest netball club

premium_icon Special feature: Relive one of our most traumatic periods

Ferried passengers arrive at Symons Chemist at the corner of East and William streets in Rockhampton during the 1918 Great Flood.

This weekend marks milestone anniversary of Rocky's great flood

Local Partners