DE DEKKE SPAR AWARDED

Wikus de Swardt and his team at our local Spar have been acknowledged by the Spar Group with 3 prestigious awards. Over the past 3 years they have qualified for the “Ladder of Success” (LOS) prizes. The LOS prize is a reflection of their growth, commitment to quality, health and safety as well as their […]

Matrics: How to get your results

The 2017 matric results will be released tomorrow, Friday 5 January. How to get your results: On 5 January you can visit the Western Cape Education Department’s website – www.westerncape.gov.za/dept/education – to get your results. The results will be available here from 14:00 onward). Go to your high school on 5 January 2018. Results should […]

Skryf in vir bergfietsren

Inskrywings vir die 2018 Ladismith Cheese 7Weekspoort MTB Challenge is oop. Die bergfietsren sal op 29 September plaasvind. Ladismith Kaas is die hoofborg, met Dryland Event Management die organiseerders. Die hoofitem van die dag is die gewilde 85 km-ren wat die fietsryers deur die Seweweekspoort neem. Bergfietsrenne van 43 km en 29 km is ingesluit […]

Matric results: Western Cape in 3rd spot

Western Cape matriculants will descend on high schools this morning to get their matric results. The 2017 national matric pass rate is 75,1%, an increase of  2,6%, from 72,5% in 2016. Angie Motshekga, Minister of Basic Education Minister, made the announcement during the release of the national senior certificate results at the SABC’s Auckland Park […]

Youth benefit from first-aid training

Tears of joy were flowing on Friday, 27 October 2017, when 13 youth from Oudtshoorn and George, as well as 10 youth from Great Brak River Youth Cafés respectively received their certificates following a First Aid Level 3 training course they have completed successfully. The one week training programme was presented by the Eden District […]

Charity cabaret in Great Brak

Petro Taute’s annual “60 minutes around the world” cabaret in Great Brak is now in its sixth year and has become so popular that two shows are planned – on Wednesday and Thursday, 8 and 9 November. This year funds raised will be in aid of Child Welfare Great Brak River, Sonskynvallei Aftercare, Hartenbos and […]