Monthly Archive: September, 2013

Bowls Calamari event praised by all

 A  good time was had by all at the 14th Calamari Classic Bowls event in St Francis Bay . The overall winners of the floating trophy was Manie Grobler and his team from Western… Continue reading

A second Kouga councillor has died this month

 Kouga Council is in deep mourning following the unexpected death of a second councillor in as many weeks.  Hankey ward councillor Lulamile Ntshiza, affectionately known as “Luks”,  died of suspected heart failure on… Continue reading

Rabie takes home the Calamari Golf trophy

By Bev Mortimer Not a hat trick as he came in third yesterday, but St Francis Bay’s Clive Rabie’s combined score over the three mostly gruelling golfing days earned him the first prize… Continue reading

Rabie eyes hat trick in the Calamari Classic golf

The second day of the Calamari Classic at St Francis Bay Golf Club was again held under adverse weather conditions. The winning player of the day was Gerhard Fourie who achieved a score… Continue reading

Take safety precautions around water this weekend – NSRI

 A long weekend, the full moon Spring tide, stormy weather and the South African Heritage Day celebrations combine to bring cautionary advice from Sea Rescue to sea users and inland water users:  NSRI… Continue reading

Despite miz weather Calamari golf has good start

The first day of of the Calamari Classic Golf tournament at St Francis Bay Golf Club yesterday started off in wet rainy weather with a fierce wind that howled and raged all day.… Continue reading

Stricter control of liquor trading hours in Kouga

Law enforcers will be able to exercise stricter control over drinking now that Kouga Council has finally passed a new Liquor Trading Hours by-law. The new by-law will mean that all pubs and… Continue reading

Vodacom Origins celebrates with a return to St Francis Links

By Michael Vlismas – supplied to St Francis Chronicle  The Vodacom Origins of Golf series celebrates its 10th anniversary as South Africa’s premier pro-am series with a return to St Francis Links for… Continue reading

All systems go for Calamari Golf Classic 2013

Great excitement at the St Francis Bay  Golf Club todday as staff do last minute additions to the long list of preparations they have already made over the past few months. From the… Continue reading

South Africa’s crime stats for the period 2012-2013

The overall crime rate in South Africa continues to decline maintains Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa says South Africa’s overall crime rate continues to decline. Releasing the National Crime Statistics on this morning, 19… Continue reading