Taxi violence and attack on JBay police

Yesterday morning taxi violence erupted in Jeffreys Bay and the local police station was later attacked after the arrest of a man with a firearm. One policeman was injured during the destructive attack… Continue reading

Hdorp Hospital closed – 35 staff are Covid-19 positive

At least 35 Humandorp staff have been affected with the coronavirus and the hospital is now closed. The casualty department is, however, still open for emergency cases. There are two doctors currently on… Continue reading

St  Francis Chronicle April 2020 Edition is now online.

  Read the Flip Book version:   We trust  you enjoy the read!  We value your feedback and positive suggestions.  

Sarah Baum wins the Sisstrevolution Central Coast Pro

Photos Credit: © WSL / Ethan Smith   South African born surfer, Sarah Baum, won the women’s 2020 Sisstrevolution Central Coast Pro World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 event at Avoca… Continue reading

Six sheep to be sacrificed at Granny’s Pool , St Francis Bay, this weekend

During a khoisan sacred gathering of about 100 delegates at Granny’s Pool in St Francis Bay from 28 February – 1 March six sheep will be sacrificed at the popular surfing spot between… Continue reading

State Of The Nation Address By President Cyril Ramaphosa

…Read the full unedited speech…. State Of The Nation Address By President Cyril Ramaphosa Thursday, February 13, 2020 Parliament, Cape Town 13 February 2020 Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Thandi Modise, Chairperson… Continue reading

Skeleton found in Humansdorp stream

  Edited by Bev Mortimer  SAPS detectives are trying to establish the identity of a skeleton found in  Humansdorp stream yesterday, 12 February.  The remains,  clothed in cream trousers and brown grasshopper shoes,… Continue reading

Two dead, three badly wounded after shooting spree in Humansdorp

Two youngsters were shot dead and three others are in hospital with multiple gunshot wounds after a group of men allegedly opened fire on them in a public street early this morning in… Continue reading

Meet one of the country’s and EC’s top achievers

Meet one of the country’s and EC’s top achievers Lomso Dumezweni of Ngcobo near Mthatha in the Eastern Cape has been announced by Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, today, 7 January, as one… Continue reading

Poisoning tragedy – four children die in Port Elizabeth

  A fifth child, a boy aged 7 years, survived. The Motherwell Health Centre in NU4B alerted police that children had died from poisoning just after 6 pm yesterday. The 3 year-old boy,… Continue reading