Schools

Quick Wins for schools

The Quick Wins, a unique intervention which is part of the Penreach Courageous Leadership Development Programme (PCLDP) encourages school management teams to work together towards a common goal without spending a lot of money. Some of the initiatives ranged from bigger vegetable gardens, upgraded fences, an extended admin block and a shelter for an assembling […]

News

Twin City requests community involvement

Twin City Development in Hazyview is taking the initiative to request the establishment of a fire station in Hazyview from Mbombela Municipality. There have, previously, been requests made for such a service but to no avail.  However, Twin City believes that together with the support of the local community they can convince Mbombela to consider […]

News

Book sale in aid of animal welfare

The SPCA in White River is having their annual Book sale on July 21 to August 2 at their premises in Tungsten Road in White River. A large variety of books will be available from as little as R2 per book to maximum R100 for a special book such as a coffee table book. The […]

Sport

New talent joins the Steval Pumas

Pieter Scholtz is moving from the Golden Lions to join the Steval Pumas when their Currie Cup Premier Division campaign kicks off on July 23. Scholtz is an experienced tight head prop. “We truly do hope will give us the stability and flexibility that we in terms of our set piece and scrums that we […]

Municipal

Public comment sought on NHI

The White Paper on the National Health Insurance was officially gazetted for public comment on Friday, June 30.  It is estimated that it will cost in the region of R70 billion over a period of four years. “While medical schemes pool funds for people to get access to quality healthcare but only for a few, the […]