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Sewage spill floods streets

2017-05-24 06:03

Residents of Mozart and Bach Street in Heidedal, Bloemfontein, are battling sewage spillage due to constant drain blockage.

Drought still a great concern

2017-05-24 06:03

With severe drought still a great concern, the Department of Water and Sanitation in the Free State continues to encourage the public to use water sparingly.

Child protection highlighted

2017-05-24 06:03

The protection of children against violence and the protection of their rights will take centre stage during Child Protection Week (CPW).

Habitual burglar finally behind bars

2017-05-24 06:02

The long arm of the law has caught up with habitual burglar August Phakedi Mogoregi (63), who has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

Clinic offers affordable care for pets, livestock

2017-05-24 06:02

People in the Northern Cape, especially around Kimberley, are urged to make use of the sub­sidised veterinary services offered by the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural ­Development.

Hospital to open its doors in Kby

2017-05-24 06:02

Lenmed’s eleventh addition to its group of private hospitals is on track to opening its doors to the community of Kimberley and broad surrounds later this year, in July.

Join the march

2017-05-24 06:02

The Favors Cathedral Church in Kimberley invites members of the community, churches and various organisations to join them in a march and prayer meeting meant as a celebration of victory to be held on...

Yield to change, says life coach

2017-05-24 06:02

Express Northern Cape views it as important to formally introduce the motivational columnist Tau Oliphant. Oliphant is an author and a life coach, who is well-known for making presentations at various...

‘Investment vital’

2017-05-24 06:02

The Free State Sport Confe­deration’s president, Lucas Matobako, has called on the Free State government to consider investing financially in federations other than football and rugby.

Mount Sophia promises comfortable living

2017-05-24 06:01

Two of the most important factors to consider when buying property are location and the so-called “stability” of the area. Mount Sophia, in the heart of Heuwelsig, Bloemfontein, not only offers the...

Students risk losing funding

2017-05-24 06:01

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) calls on all students who have not yet signed their loan agreement forms to do so before the deadline of 31 May.

Team has to step it up

2017-05-24 06:01

The Free State netball side, the Crinums, is looking for redemption in their Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League must-win fixtures.

Sports stars to enter

2017-05-24 06:00

Are you good at sport? Are you motivating or training others to be good at sport? Are you a young coach who is coaching future stars? Are you getting people active?.


Country to unite in prayer

2017-05-24 06:03

South Africa Pray, a nationwide initiative supported by concerned Christians in South Africa, calls on citizens to unite in prayer from Thursday (25/05) until 4 June.

Ongoing poverty tackled

2017-05-24 06:03

Executive members of the South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) at the !Xhukhwesa Combined School, together with a local social worker Charnene Books, extended a helping hand by donating food...

Mine honoured for projects

2017-05-24 06:03

The Kolomela Mine was the recipient of at least three awards at the national skills development awards in Pretoria in April.

Help the less fortunate with unwanted clothes

2017-05-24 06:02

A Thaba Nchu-based community organisation, Mohale Youth Development, has launched an initiative to collect clothes in aid of less fortunate people.

Skilled pianist plays in Bfn

2017-05-24 06:02

Versatile pianist Grethe Nöthling will perform as a soloist with the Free State Symphony Orchestra (FSSO) in Saint-Saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 2 on 8 June.

Sheep shear stabber gets ten years

2017-05-24 06:02

Melvin Louw (25) from Hopetown was sentenced on Wednesday (17/05) to ten years in prison by the Hopetown Regional Court for the murder of Johnny de Vries (36).

Strike on hold for now

2017-05-24 06:02

The employees of the Free State Association for Persons with Disabilities (APD) at Bloemfontein’s Jean Webber Home have temporarily suspended their strike.

Kids get into swing of it

2017-05-24 06:02

The Kalahari Eye Warriors, in collaboration with the Wrenchville Cricket Club and the Kuruman Primary School, presented a cricket clinic in Kuruman on Friday (19/05).

Landloop-uitslae bekend

2017-05-24 06:01

Atletiek Griekwaland-Wes het Saterdag (20/05) ’n interprovinsiale landloopbyeenkoms by HTS Kimberley gehou.

Three sentenced for murder of taxi driver

2017-05-24 06:01

The Bloemfontein High Court has sentenced three men to long term imprisonment, including a life sentence, for the cold-blooded murder of a taxi driver, Taole Masienyane (51).

Hospital celebrates nurses

2017-05-24 06:01

Legendary and retired nurses of the Postmasburg Hospital made this year’s International Nurses Day celebration special by joining the staff of the hospital and gracing it with their presence on...

Adventure on stage

2017-05-24 06:00

The University of the Free State’s (UFS) Department of Drama and Theatre Arts presents a must-see children’s play, Robiena se Afrika avontuur stet.

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