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Marchers vent frustration

2015-04-30 00:00

DESPITE a no-show by two of the three listed respondents to receive their memorandum on Saturday (25/04), a march organised by the community of Oppermansgronde went ahead as planned. The march was...

Uproar over ‘snoring’ on air

2015-04-30 16:54

THE woes of the troubled Qwaqwa community radio station, Qwaqwa Radio, continue. The station has hit the headlines again, for all the wrong reasons. In the latest scandal to rock the station, veteran...

Sharp, Shimlas!

2015-04-30 16:54

THE Shimlas beat the Pukke 63-33 to win their first FNB Varsity Cup at Shimla Park in Bloemfontein on Monday (13/04). The team of the University of the Free State (UFS) outscored its old rivals from...

Book inspires

2015-04-30 16:54

MANY South Africans can relate to a story of a tough upbringing, but very few actually chronicle their life story so that it serves as inspiration to others. Letshego Tau, 30-year-old married father...

A reke re inahaneleng

2015-04-30 16:54

HAHO ka etsahala hore o tsohe obo fumana batho bohle lefatsheng ba apere botsho, empa wena o apere mebala e meng mme hose motho ya o botsang letho ka mebala eo oe apereng, na oka kgutlela ka tlong...

Enter school, win

2015-04-30 16:54

IN the biggest initiative of its kind, SuperSport is launching the Let’s Play Physical Education Challenge to commemorate its tenth year. The challenge is a nationwide event targeted at 10- and...

Rugby not only for men

2015-04-30 16:54

WOMEN’S rugby in the Free State is not as big as compared to other regions within South Africa – and Orna Prinsloo is determined to change that. The Free State Cheetahs women’s team manager wants to...

Catch your breath

2015-04-30 16:54

PSALM 34:18 (The Message) If your heart is broken, you’ll find God right there; if you’re kicked in the gut, He’ll help you catch your breath. Reflection A close friend recently lost his 22-year-old...

Star striker laid to rest

2015-04-30 16:52

KIMBERLEY. – Hundreds of mourners from different spor-ting codes gathered at Verge-noeg in Kimberley to pay last tribute to the late Free State Stars’ striker, Richard Henyekane, who had died in a car...

Rugby tickets up for grabs

2015-04-30 16:52

TOYOTA, the Toyota Cheetahs’ title sponsor, is giving away a set of 20 double tickets to lucky Express readers who want to attend the Vodacom Super Rugby match between the Toyota Cheetahs and the Reds...

Top cop retires

2015-04-30 16:52

THE Thabong Police Station in Welkom has bid farewell to one of its core managers, Col. Deon Ernst Sevenster, whose service to the police spanned more than 30 years. A farewell function was held at...

Photos offensive

2015-04-30 16:53

TSHEDISO MOTOBATSI, Welkom: I AM an African male in his 30’s and I uphold cultural values, especially Southern Sotho values. My opinion will not be based on culture and not on human rights because I...

Schools can win big in challenge

2015-04-30 16:53

IN the biggest initiative of its kind, SuperSport is launching the Let’s Play Physical Education Challenge to commemorate its tenth year. The challenge is a nationwide event targeted at 10- and...


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New era for webpage

2015-04-30 16:54

A NEW era dawns on 1 May for the webpage of the Express Group when it moves to News24, South Africa’s leading digital news brand. News24, the leading news website in the country, will then carry the...

Foreigners ‘ticking time bomb’

2015-04-30 16:54

THE South African government needs to stop running away from dealing with xenophobia, and it must also stop unnecessarily accommodating foreign nationals, said Pres. Jacob Zuma’s son on...

Eskom warns

2015-04-30 16:54

ESKOM has moved to notify all parties as the company contemplates interrupting bulk electricity supply to the top 20 defaulting municipalities across the country from 5 June. As at 31 March, the total...

Club aims to make waves

2015-04-30 16:54

THE Mangaung Octopus Aquatics Club is gearing up to compete in the National Lifeguard Championships in Durban this month end. The event, which will see top South African swimming talent in action,...

High ten for talented girl

2015-04-30 16:54

REIKANTSE MANAKA is not an ordinary 10-year-old. Manaka, unlike her peers, would rather read and write during break at school than play. The result of this is that at her tender age, Manaka is already...

Calling all Celtic fans

2015-04-30 16:55

)?Supporters’ branches revived AN important meeting aimed at reviving Bloemfontein Celtic supporters’ branches nationally will be held on Sunday (19/04) in the Paradise Hall in Bochabela,...

‘Chiefs will take title’

2015-04-30 16:52

FORMER Amazulu Star Joel Faya believes Kaizer Chiefs are poised to “walk away with the league title” this season. Chiefs are ten points clear of second-placed champions Mamelodi Sundowns with five...

Stabbing lands man in court

2015-04-30 16:52

A MEMBER of Vatos Lagos, a notorious gang in Thabong, is set to re-appear in the Welkom Magistrate’s Court on Thursday (16/04) facing a murder charge. The accused, the 31-year-old Samuel Sello, also...

Sidewalks now gardens

2015-04-30 16:53

MOETI MOLELEKOA, Welkom: RECENTLY a friend of mine was left R450 poorer after he had to pay a fine to the Matjhabeng Traffic Department to have his impounded vehicle released. His car was impounded...

New record for local runner

2015-04-30 16:53

FOR the well-known athlete Louis Massyn (64), the completion of his 40th Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon was a milestone he will never forget. He became the first athlete ever to complete 40 Two...

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