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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

Arson suspected iro JBay warehouse fire

By Bev Mortimer The Jeffreys Bay police are investigating a case of arson in respect of the fire that destroyed a Billabong warehouse in Da Gama Road between around midnight on 28 June and the early… Continue reading

Metro’s Mayor Danny gets support from Rastas

The Rastafarian Community of Nelson Mandela Bay, has pledged its  unconditional support towards the municipality initiatives to combat crime, drugs and gangsterism in the Northern Areas and Township communities.  The Council Chairman, Jerome Brown,… Continue reading

Big fire destroys JBay warehouse

Updated 3 pm Updated at 9.10 am By Bev Mortimer A huge fire consumed a big warehouse in Da Ga Road in the vicinity of Billabong Village last night, 28 June. Firemen were… Continue reading

No electricity this Sunday, 3 July

There will be no electricity in the whole of Kouga this Sunday,,3 July  from 5 am to 7 pn, The alternative date has been moved to 17 July so as to accommodate the Winterfest.  … Continue reading

CSF lighthouse climber in hospital

A man who decided to climb the Cape St Francis Lighthouse landed up in hospital on the weekend. The man believed to be in his 30s and from Port Elizabeth (name withheld) apparently… Continue reading