The many addresses of Plett 'conman'

2016-12-06 10:54

A hair salon, a toy shop and a school are some of the business addresses an alleged conman gave matrics who had paid him for holiday accommodation in Plettenberg Bay.

Toyota spruces up its Hilux bakkie, Fortuner SUV in SA

2016-11-21 08:28

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond drives Toyota's bolstered Hilux and Fortuner range in Knysna. The updated versions are part of an annual roll-out of spruced bakkies and SUVs.

Police divers continue search for missing trainee officer

2016-10-02 16:24

A police trainee officer who was swept off the rocks at the Oubaai Golf Resort near Herolds Bay is presumed to have drowned.

George bus operator seeks temp drivers as strike continues

2016-09-10 17:49

A limited service is available to Go George bus service users as an illegal strike by bus drivers continues, the Garden Route town's municipality says.

Boy, 4, killed by family Labrador in horror attack

2016-08-17 19:00

An inquest docket is being investigated by Oudtshoorn police after a little boy was mauled by the family dog.

Candidate's ladder stolen while removing election posters

2016-08-10 19:46

The FF Plus’ election posters will remain on George lampposts a bit longer, after a thief made off with the ladder two of the party's candidates had been using to take them down.

Voting is blooming good for Worcester man

2016-08-02 18:45

Nazeem Valley, whose garden stands out with its pretty roses and delicate green succulents, says he will always vote because of the change it has brought to his life.

George DA mayor jumps ship to ANC

2016-07-28 19:46

George Mayor Charles Standers has resigned from his position with immediate effect, and has reportedly joined the ANC.

Retired Knysna couple live their dream in 'wooden palace'

2016-07-15 19:46

A retired couple from Hornlee in Knysna say money doesn't have to stand in the way of living in your dream home, no matter what your financial status.

Knysna's 'dirty secret' hidden from view

2016-07-14 10:32

Shackdwellers living in a Knysna township say they feel they are a dirty secret hidden from the visitors to the Garden Route town.


Speedsters, drunken drivers nabbed in Western Cape

2016-11-27 20:30

A Mossel Bay motorist, doing 162km/h in a 120 zone, topped the clocks of the fast and the furious nabbed by traffic officials in the Western Cape over the weekend.

SA basks in continent's first solar-powered airport

2016-10-09 17:05

At first glance there's nothing out of the ordinary about the regional airport in George - but, in fact, the small site is Africa's first "green" airport to be powered by the sun.

Forensic expert to probe house fire that killed DA councillor

2016-09-25 22:06

An investigation is under way into a fire that killed DA councillor Lulamile Xesi in his house in George on Sunday morning.

Cops suspect mom lied about killing son to cover for loved one

2016-09-07 12:05

Police believe that a mother, who claimed to have stabbed her son during a fight after he stole from her, may have lied about the murder to cover for a loved one.

Southern Cape fires quelled after evening blaze

2016-08-12 12:15

Multiple fires that rapidly spread across George, Wilderness and Hoekwil have largely been extinguished.

We can't make a general rule on coalitions – Zille

2016-08-04 11:35

With election results still steadily streaming in, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she is wary to pronounce on possible coalitions - but the DA is "quite good" at managing coalitions.

Voting is blooming good for Worcester man

2016-08-02 18:28

Nazeem Valley, whose garden stands out with its pretty roses and delicate green succulents, says he will always vote because of the change it has brought to his life.

George mayor resigns from DA

2016-07-27 14:37

George mayor Charles Standers has resigned from the DA, effective at the end of his term.

Knysna: from two tarred roads to bustling tourist town

2016-07-14 13:09

Gladys Corbett remembers moving to Knysna 66 years ago, when it was only a small dorp with two tarred roads - a far cry from the now bustling town which attracts thousands of tourists every year.

Bakenskraal's children dream of life away from the farmlands

2016-07-13 21:42

About 5km from Oudtshoorn, the small community of Bakenskraal is home to generations of farm workers and their children who long to find jobs and live out their dreams.

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