Lower Clarence Magpies player DJ Eamons talks at training.
Lower Clarence Magpies player DJ Eamons talks at training. Adam Hourigan

DEX SPORT QUOTES OF THE WEEK: Reaction to Magpies withdrawal

"It all came off the back of big Xavier." - South Grafton Rebels coach Ron Gordon on the huge effort from prop Xavier Sullivan.

>> RELATED: Sullivan winds back the clock in big Rebels win

"I have been there at the best of times, and now I am here for the worst." - DJ Eamens on the highs and lows of Clarence Valley Magpies.

>> HEARTBREAK: Lower Clarence calls it quits in NRRRL

"To me it is about playing for your family, playing for yourself and playing for the colours on your back." - Eamens again, on the lack of loyalty in bush footy.

 

 

"These blokes put so much work into their pre-season they deserve to play." - Lower Clarence Magpies president Darrin Heron on the good news the club's Under 18s will play in the NRRRL this season.

 

 

"It is never too late to achieve your dreams. If you just continue with it and don't stop there is no reason why you can't get there."- Grafton soccer player Martin Gorrie is chasing a professional contract in Germany.

 

Martin Gorrie - back in Grafton - talks about his aspirations for a professional football career.
Martin Gorrie - back in Grafton - talks about his aspirations for a professional football career. Adam Hourigan


GIG GUIDE: Festivals and live shows galore this weekend

GIG GUIDE: Festivals and live shows galore this weekend

Get out and soak up another big few days of live entertainment

Council gives libraries program funding

Council gives libraries program funding

Council moves funds to give libraries more money

'PULL IT DOWN': Infamous house to be demolished

'PULL IT DOWN': Infamous house to be demolished

House to be demolished for new development

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