Around Ararat Today: August 22

Today is Friday, but it is also International Be An Angel Day!

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Victorian Minister for Community Services Mary Wooldridge believes tackling violence is a shared responsibility, one that requires heavy community involvement

Ararat’s Kim and Greg Kerr prepare for the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

Rats battle to keep their finals hopes alive

Pic of the Day:

Kim and Greg Kerr prepare for a dousing of ice cold water by Ashlea Knight - all in a good cause, raising funds and awareness for Motor Neurone Disease. Picture: BEN KIMBER

Kim and Greg Kerr prepare for a dousing of ice cold water by Ashlea Knight - all in a good cause, raising funds and awareness for Motor Neurone Disease. Picture: BEN KIMBER

Quote of the Day:

"It is possibly our last game of the year, it is definitely Stawells, so they'll be going out there to do the best they can." - Ararat's joint coach David Hoksing on the football match that will determine whether the Rats' have a chance of playing finals. 

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