Monthly Archive: June, 2013

Travis Logie eyes the top spot at Mr Price Pro Ballito

Originally posted on St Francis Chronicle:
Travis Logie formerly of  Durban, South Africa, eyes the top spot in this year’s international event, Mr Price Pro Ballito from 4-6 July. Photo: © Mr Price/…

JBay’s Emma Smith takes U20 girls in Cool Shoe surfing comp

Emma Smith (EP) was crowned the U20 Girls’ champion at the Cool Shoe South African Surfing Championships that saw the Southern KwaZulu-Natal (SKZN) surfing team take home the Presidents’ cup. Emma Smith was a deserved… Continue reading

Winter Festival of Events Starts in JBay, St Francis Bay

The two Kouga towns of Jeffreys Bay and St Francis Bay have a bumper series of events lined up for the visitors and holiday makers for the next fortnight. There are exciting social… Continue reading

News Flash!! Paradise Beach bridge is closed

The Paradise Beach causeway/bridge at Jeffreys Bay is closed to motorists and pedestrians. The causeway has been under repair for the past few months. One of the culverts that is still to be… Continue reading

Our thoughts are with Madiba – NSRI

“Our thoughts are with Madiba, former President of South Africa and former Patron of NSRI,”  the NSRI says.   #Madiba (edited) Follow St Francis Chronicle on Twitter: @stfranchronicle All articles edited or written, all… Continue reading

Body of local fisherman recovered from the sea off St Francis Bay

The body of a local fisherman who jumped from a chokka boat into the sea off St Francis Bay was recovered yesterday. The man aged in his 30s was on board the Samantha… Continue reading

News Flash!! Beware of sinkhole on N2 before Grahamstown

Motorists travelling from Port Elizabeth to the National Arts Festival are warned about a sinkhole 15 kms before Grahamstown. An urgent notice about this sinkhole was relased this afternoon by the Principal Traffic… Continue reading

NSRI Agulhas rescue spear fishermen in difficulty

NSRI Agulhas volunteers rescued two guys fishing offshore of Arniston yesterday morning after their jetski would not start when they wished to return to shore. Reinard Geldenhuys, NSRI Agulhas station commander said at 11.55… Continue reading

Forthcoming Events in St Francis Bay 25-29 June – updated

There are some exciting things happening this week, starting from today when you can take your kids to Sustainable Seas Centre at the port to have some fun. Plus there are other events,… Continue reading

Madiba’s condition deteriorated yesterday

No futher news of Nelson Mandela’ health has been released this morning after the 9.30 pm announcment from the Presidency that the former President’s condition had deteriorated and that he was in  a… Continue reading