George


Brave Knysna woman saves family from being mugged on highway

2019-08-14 13:39

When a group of thugs attempted to mug a family on the N2 over the weekend, a woman bravely stood up to them and sent them packing.

George woman goes the extra mile to return lost wallet, after ignored by its owner at first

2019-07-27 18:00

A George municipality employee's husband, who tried to get the attention of a motorist who had dropped a wallet, was waved away and ignored, but that did not deter him from returning it to its rightful owner.

Shack fire, fatal bus accident plague Plettenberg Bay as violent protests continue

2019-07-05 08:28

Authorities have rushed to the scene of a fatal bus accident and have been asked to escort a fire truck responding to a shack fire as violent service delivery protests continue for a third day in Plettenberg Bay.

Plettenberg Bay municipal offices closed after protesters block N2

2019-07-03 14:17

Protests on the N2 in Plettenberg Bay have led to the closure of municipal administrative offices and an increased effort by law enforcement to get protest leaders and office bearers of Bitou to meet and resolve issues, the municipality says.

Pollution, bacteria testing taking place in Knysna Estuary

2019-05-21 13:21

Regular pollution and bacteria testing has revealed a concentrated presence of E. coli bacteria in the Knysna Estuary, a SANParks spokesperson says.

UPDATE: N2 near Plettenberg Bay still closed following overnight protests

2019-05-08 06:49

The protesters are mobilising a stay-away from voting in the a national and provincial elections and are unhappy about the slow pace of housing delivery.

DRIVEN: New Ford Ranger goes higher-tech

2019-04-12 07:00

Ford’s latest raft of Ranger updates are substantial, most notably in the form of a new power train, writes Wheels24 corresondent Calvin Fisher.

De Lille asks Public Protector to investigate alleged kickback scam at George municipality

2019-04-05 05:48

GOOD leader Patricia de Lille has laid a complaint with the Public Protector over what she alleges is an investment and kickback scheme in the DA-led George municipality involving a councillor and his son.

Police fire stun grenades at Knysna protesters - reports

2019-03-28 13:47

Angry community members have threatened to make Knysna ungovernable if the bail of a man accused of murdering an ANC councillor is not revoked.

Woman, 67, victim of hammer attack in Sedgefield, neighbour nabbed

2019-02-04 21:24

A 50-year-old man from Sedgefield is expected to appear in the Knysna Magistrate's Court after allegedly using a hammer to beat his neighbour to death.

 

George taxi owner shot dead in bakkie

2019-07-28 16:45

A taxi owner has been shot dead in his vehicle in Thembalethu, George, in the Southern Cape.

Hawks swoop on George Municipality again over alleged fraud, corruption

2019-07-10 15:16

The Hawks have swooped on the George Municipality this week as part of a search and seizure operation.

N2 in Plettenberg Bay remains closed after volatile night of protests

2019-07-04 11:23

The N2 in Plettenberg Bay has remained closed following a volatile night of protests, according to Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa.

Protests in Plettenberg Bay block N2

2019-07-03 08:48

The N2 in Plettenberg Bay remains closed following overnight protests.

George taxi operators face route closure due to violence

2019-05-17 18:08

George's taxi industry is at risk of being shut down for two months as ongoing disputes over the final phase of the subsidised 'Go George' bus service is making taxi travel "high risk", according to a Government Gazette notice published on Friday.

PIC: Knysna's Featherbed cruiser taking on water

2019-04-12 16:25

The famous Knysna Featherbed cruiser is listing and taking on water.

Man arrested for murder, rape of Elim girl drops bail bid

2019-04-08 13:53

An Elim man accused of the rape and murder of Delvina Europa, found dead two days after she went missing, has abandoned his bail application in the Bredasdorp Magistrate's Court.

42 arrested in Knysna after violence erupts at murder case

2019-03-28 17:30

Forty-two people have been arrested after chaos erupted outside the Knysna Magistrate's Court, where three men appeared in connection with the murder of ANC councillor Victor Molosi.

Mass service delivery protest hits Plettenberg Bay

2019-02-20 14:04

A large service delivery protest has hit the streets of Plettenberg Bay.

WATCH: Video shows razed homes after fire sweeps through Hartenbos, Mossel Bay

2019-01-22 13:54

Residents of Hartenbos Heuwels in Mossel Bay are picking up the pieces after a veld fire raged through the coastal town.

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