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Dankies na diens

Hannetjie van der Merwe: Ek wil net uit die diepte van my hart dankie sê vir Tobie en Mariana van den Bergh, sowel as vir Louis en Leilanie, vir die bystand en hulp met die reëlings vir Mack se herrineringsdiens op 2 September.

Water restrictions still in place?

Hundreds of residents are using water without restrictions as no law enforcement is taking place through means of penalty fines or warnings.

Die ouma en die kansvatter

‘n Getroude, 48-jarige man, het duisende rande by ‘n bejaarde vrou “geleen”.

Another death on the railway line

A 21-year-old Zimbabwean man was run over by a train along the railway line at the point where it crosses Eastdene last Friday evening.

Supervisor murdered

A man was stabbed to death by his colleague in what has been described as the tragic end to a long-standing feud.

SANBS faces severe shortage of blood

While the Western Cape battles a severe, prolonged drought, the rest of South Africa is currently facing scarcity of a different kind – a critical lack of blood.

Body found one week after accident

The body of a man who was involved in a car accident on the Bethal road and mysteriously vanished nearly two weeks ago, was found last week floating in a trench of water at Black Wattle Colliery.

Interpreter kidnapped, murdered

The body of the chief interpreter at the Middelburg Magistrate Court has been discovered in a shallow grave in Gauteng after his son reported him missing in Middelburg.

Bybeluitstalling by Hervormde Kerk

Met die oog op die 500 jarige herdenking van die Hervorming, het prof. Van der Wateren ’n uitstalling saamgestel van historiese Bybels, aangevul met historiese foto’s.

Time running out for Mercy Home

A home for the black sheeps of society, the cast out and the broken, is in danger of closing down, leaving its occupants without refuge.