They met as school mates at Dirranbandi State School and caught up in Toowoomba 55 years later to find their friendship was as close as ever.
A sell-out crowd enjoyed lunch, drinks and plenty of laughter at the 9th annual MJH Finance Colour of Change Breast Cancer Luncheon at Fitzy's On Church.
The well-known generosity of Toowoomba residents was to the fore again with donations to the 9th annual Hand for the Homeless flooding in.
Local husband wandered the house for two days wondering where his wife was, when he eventually found her, she was not happy.
TOOWOOMBA newsagencies have been swamped with punters buying tickets in Thursday night's Powerball $100 million jackpot draw.
Nigerian Steve Omotosho has found his home in Toowoomba and now he wants to serve the community as a police officer when he completes training at the academy.
Toowoomba teenage singer Kyesha Stewart has a growing reputation among public performances and has become a must at sporting and cultural festivals.
Toowoomba hairdresser received a call from a caller squawking so loudly down the line she couldn't make the appointment.
Holy Name was transformed into Southern India as the Feast of the Assumption of Mother Mary was celebrated by the St Mary's Catholic Community of Toowoomba.
Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.