Local Posts – Posts relevant to Greater St Francis Area

Working towards a Chain Free Sea Vista!

St Francis Animal Rescue has been successfully unchaining tethered dogs in our local township of Sea Vista since December 2019 and, to date, we have set 48 dogs free.Most people think chaining is done out of cruelty, but there are practical reasons why owners chain...

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A Salute to Successful Kouga Women

WOMEN from different walks of life will be sharing their achievements and the challenges they have faced in the past with the broader Kouga community this August.“August is Women’s Month, which makes it the ideal time to showcase the role women, of all races and ages,...

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Do Not Close Fire Hydrants

Kouga residents are urged to not close open fire hydrants.Once a water pipe has been repaired, these hydrants must be opened to let the air out of the system. If the hydrant is not opened, the air column can damage the pipeline as the valves are opened and the...

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Residents must save water now

TAPS in Humansdorp are set to run dry should residents not drastically safe water with immediate effect.“Due to technical problems at the Churchill Dam, which supplies water to Humansdorp, there is little to no waterflow at the specific dam and our local reservoirs do...

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One at a time is all that it really needs

Following comments on Social Media regarding the potential of spreading the virus when several members of a single family all visiting our local SuperSpar when only one person should in fact be in the store, the management of The Village Square SuperSpar has  issued...

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Two Luxury Yachts destroyed in St Francis fire

Two yachts under construction at Nexus Yachts in St Francis Bay, each valued in region of R30 million  were destroyed in yesterday’s fire. The cause of the fire has not yet been established but thanks to Kouga Fire, the St Francis Disaster Volunteer Group (SFDVG) and...

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Sport and other news 

Gangbusters Issue 4 Is Live!

Time does seem to fly when you’re having fun. It seems just the other day that we were thinking about publishing a new online surfing magazine.with the hope of making a few people laugh.  We had some support from the start, and that support has been...

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NURSERY SCHOOL TEACHER WANTED

Situated in the beautiful coastal town of St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape, St Francis College is a growing Independent ISASA school with a highly motivated and talented team of educators, offering an exceptional education for learners from          Pre-School to...

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Mentally Aweh Cause needs you!

We received this appeal from Adam Brook of Black & White Sports Marketing and do feel this is a quest worth supporting for it has been all but ignored as Covid took centre stage over the past 12 months."Good morning Colin,I trust you are well.Colin, are you still...

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New water restrictions in Kouga as from Monday

Owing to the significant fall in the dam levels supplying Kouga authorities have no option but to introduce new water restrictions in the Kouga region as from Monday 5th April. Levels are certain to fall further during the long weekend owing to increased usage by...

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Take care in and around water – NSRI

Swim at beaches protected by lifeguards. Only swim in between the lifeguards safe swimming zone that they post on the beach.Parents must ensure that children have responsible adult supervision around water.Don’t go too deep into the surf and if you are caught in rip...

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NSRI issues warning after a busy weekend

Multiple fatal and non-fatal drowning accidents and water related emergencies occurred around our coastline and on inland waters this weekend.NSRI are appealing to the public to be cautious in and around coastal and inland waters.Only swim at beaches protected by...

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Renewing a Firearm License?

If you complied with the first Fire Arm Amnesty a good few years ago your Green License ( No Expiry Date ) was replace by a new License ( With Expiry Date ). For Gun Owners who still have Green Licenses or New Licenses that have expired there is a revised Weapons...

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fish Friday at Joe Fish – Hake & Chi, Veg or Salads R75

fish Friday at Joe Fish – Hake & Chi, Veg or Salads R75

This week’s jigsaw – Lioness – photo by Sharon Welman

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