George


Photo of 'police cadets' with firearms causes stir

2017-05-24 13:32

A photo, seemingly of police cadets posing with firearms, is making waves.

Teen bitten by shark at Plettenberg Bay

2017-04-29 22:09

A 14-year-old boy sustained minor injuries after a shark bit his leg at Plettenberg Bay.

Initial chemical tests show Oudtshoorn water meets standards - municipality

2017-04-14 09:48

The first set of chemical results of water tests conducted on discoloured water in Oudtshoorn indicate that its iron content falls within South African standards, the local municipality has said.

Court asked to tell government to consider expropriating land near Cango Caves

2017-04-13 08:35

Western Cape MEC for education Debbie Schafer should be ordered to consider expropriating the land on which Grootkraal Primary School is situated, the High Court has heard in an eviction case.

Bitou ANC coalition at risk of collapse amid anti-Zuma sentiment

2017-04-07 08:53

The ripples of President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle might be felt in local government, as the mayor of the Bitou municipality in Plettenberg Bay mulls pulling out of a coalition with the ANC.

Man missing at sea after saving relative

2017-03-05 21:58

A search is underway for a man who went missing at sea, after saving a family member at a Pacaltsdorp beach in George.

WATCH: Rolls-Royce Cullinan spotted in SA

2017-02-28 13:09

Wheels24 editor Sergio Davids spotted the Rolls-Royce's Cullinan SUV in George undergoing hot weather testing. Watch the clip.

Plett man found guilty on 18 644 child porn charges

2017-02-20 18:55

A Plettenberg Bay resident has been convicted on 18 644 charges of being in possession of child pornography, says the NPA.

Western Cape man to appear in court for allegedly murdering girl, 5

2017-02-17 16:00

A Western Cape man is expected to appear at the George Magistrate's Court for the alleged murder of 5-year-old Natalie Baartman.

Ramaphosa on the campaign trail in George

2017-01-30 07:24

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is to hit the election campaign trail again, this time for by-elections to be held in George.

 

School principal visits bunking pupils' homes

2017-05-10 22:55

There has been a drop in absenteeism at a George school after the principal started going to the pupils’ homes if they didn’t pitch for school. And it's showing in their marks.

Judge to visit Grootkraal school before reaching verdict in eviction case

2017-04-14 11:01

Arguments have wrapped up in the eviction case of the Grootkraal primary school and church and all parties have agreed that the judge will visit the site before ruling on the matter.

Oudtshoorn water tested after discolouration following flash floods

2017-04-13 09:13

The results of tests to detect bacteria and to ascertain the amount of iron in the discoloured water experienced in Oudtshoorn are expected to be released.

Floods trap passenger bus in Meiringspoort pass

2017-04-09 22:52

Floods and heavy rains have trapped a passenger bus in Meiringspoort pass between De Rust and Beaufort West, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa says.

Baby drowns in bucket of water

2017-03-18 09:54

A baby drowned in a bucket of water in an informal settlement in Wilderness, George, on Thursday, emergency services said.

WATCH: All you need to know about the 2017 BMW 5 Series

2017-03-01 11:16

Take an in depth video tour of the new BMW 5 Series sedan launched in South Africa this week.

New BMW 5 Series, we have local pricing

2017-02-28 11:00

BMW's G30 5 Series has touched down in South Africa, we have local pricing for the executive sedan.

Sluggish Economy: Businessmen hope snails will rake in the cash

2017-02-20 17:20

With the construction of a new snail-processing factory in Mossel Bay, those pesky snails that destroy the expensive plants in your garden might soon become money-spinners.

Girl, 5, found raped, strangled near George

2017-02-16 18:50

The body of a 5-year-old girl who was raped and possibly strangled to death has been found in Pacaltsdorp near George.

Being deputy president no shortcut to the presidency - Mantashe

2017-01-15 21:19

Being deputy president of the ANC is not a "shortcut" to the presidency, says ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe at the party's birthday rally in George.

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