Monthly Archive: July, 2016

One dead, two injured in hijacking spree over two provinces

A crime and hijacking spree that stretched from Plettenberg Bay to Thornhill and Port Elizabeth left one man dead and two people injured today, 31 July.  According to a statement from SAP media… Continue reading

Robber shot dead, employee wounded in JBay shootout

A suspected robber was shot and killed during a shoot-out with police outside Shoprite supermarket in Seekoei Street, Jeffrey’s Bay, last night, 29 July About six men with firearms stormed into the supermarket… Continue reading

NNR accepts Thyspunt and Duynefontein Nuclear Installation Site Licence

Breaking… The National Nuclear Regulator has accepted the Thyspunt and Duynefontyn Nuclear Installation site licence (NISL) applications for further processing. The NNR completed its initial review of the NISL applications received and has… Continue reading

PJ Powers is coming to  Cape St Francis

Breaking,,, Eduted By Bev Mortimer PJ Powers is coming to town for ‘One-Night Only’ at Cape St Francis to present a  spell-binding show with hit songs from  this popular singer’s long and colourful… Continue reading

St Francis Chronicle July 2016 edition is now online

The July 2016 edition of St Francis Chronicle is now online. This free, community, print newspaper for St Francis, Kouga and Port Elizabeth readers has been placed online for the benefit of those… Continue reading

NSRI assists with whale disentanglement in JBay

 An adult Humpback whale heavily entangled with rope and buoys around its tail at Jeffreys Bay was successfully set loose by South African Whale Distentanglement (SAWDN)  volunteers on Tuesday this week. In a difficult and… Continue reading

Man shoots another dead then commits suicide

A man allegedly shot and killed a Public Works employee, Christian Crouse (56), and then committed suicide in Humansdorp yesterday. The Humansdorp police are investigating a case of murder and are holding an… Continue reading

Mick Fanning surfing at JBay today

  Mick Fanning of Australian, the legendary surfer who survived a shark attack at JBay last year is back in the  surf at the same beach this year. He was spotted after his round… Continue reading