Ripley growth set to ramp up as developers invest in suburb

first_imgSekisui House is investing in one of Queensland’s fastest growing suburbs with their Echo Ripley residential community.About an hour’s drive from Brisbane’s CBD, one of Queensland’s fastest growing suburbs is showing no signs of slowing down soon.Sekisui House is investing in one of Queensland’s fastest growing suburbs with theirEcco Ripley residential community.Ripley, a suburb of Ipswich, was the second fastest growing in Queensland in 2016-17, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.The ABS reported a 14.6 per cent increase in population to 5462, and an Urbis report, commissioned by developer Sekisui House, predicted the Ripley region would ramp up more, with an average population growth of 27.6 per cent a year until 2026.>>FOLLOW EMILY BLACK ON TWITTER< read more

Bulldogs Middle School Cross Country Results

first_imgThe Batesville Middle School boys finished 2nd in the South Dearborn Invitational on Saturday.  Lyle Oesterling finished 3rd in the boy’s race, followed by Eli Loichinger, 5th, Jake Chapman, 12th, Tacoma Nicholas, 16th, Talan Rowlett, 18th, Cole Pride, 26th, and Mason Jones, 27th.The Batesville Middle School girls finished 2nd in the South Dearborn Invitational.  Ava Hanson won the girl’s race, followed by Emma Weiler, 8th, Kaylynn Bedel, 9th, Madelyn Pohlman, 12th, Megan Allgeier, 13th, Cora Deputy, 17th, and Ella Rowlett, 18th.Greensburg Invitational Results    BoysSouthwestern Hanover           46Batesville                                54Greensburg                             58Madison                                  86Benjamin Rush                        142South Dearborn                       166Franklin County                       177GirlsGreensburg                             20Batesville                                43Southwestern Hanover           104South Dearborn                       116Benjamin Rush                        126Madison                                  145Courtesy Of Bulldogs Coach Derek Suits.last_img read more