Wednesday, April 25, 2018
King William's Town

King William's Town

Big day at work for Jongile Nompondo girls

AS PART of the  Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day campaign, the Eastern Cape office of the public protector in Bhisho...

Heroes at King drive

Lions Club blood donors save lives “Even our president, Ulrich Hagens, led by example as he donated after years of absence. This has really encouraged...

Top cricket sides vie for Kallie Cup

PIONEERS United Cricket Club will be staging the inaugural Kallie Cup in Breidbach this weekend. The two-day festival brings with it exciting and explosive cricket...

Parkrun milestone

Ingrid Schenk, crouching in orange shirt, ran her 50th King William’s Town parkrun last Saturday. She was congratulated in advance by a group of...

Hellenic win Kelfa Cup final

League leaders beat Barcelona KING East Local Football Association (Kelfa) league’s log leaders Hellenic came from 1-0 down to beat Barcelona 2-1 in a thrilling...

Kingsridge win Border Inland tourney

KINGSRIDGE had another successful outing when they won the Border Inland tournament in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge for the second time...

Lions save the day

Breidbach Primary clothing donation BREIDBACH Primary School (BPS) received a huge boost when a donation of school clothing was handed over to the school by...

Dellarise outjumps rival at indigenous games

THE fact that she is only 12 years old did not deter a Breidbach Primary School (BPS) girl from ending top of her event...

Tribute to Madiba

Locals heed 67 minutes call for Madiba day IN THE spirit of Madiba and his vision to promote social justice and freedom for all, people...
FOR A GOOD CAUSE: Desmond Coetzee donated his first pint of blood during the blood drive as a Lion during the event hosted by the organisation Picture: MARLENE MOSES

FOR A GOOD CAUSE: Desmond Coetzee donated his first pint of blood during the blood drive as a Lion during the event hosted by...

Sports council benefits from tour

Bilateral ties strengthened through informative session  BILATERAL ties between two neighbouring metropolitan sports councils were strengthened in Port Elizabeth at the weekend. Buffalo City Metro Sports...

Meas to speak at dinner

‘7de Laan’ star a main attraction at church’s 50-year celebrations ZANE Meas better-known as Neville Meintjies, one of the stars of popular television soapie 7de...

Pizza perfection on doorstep

LOOKING for the best-tasting pizza in East London and King William’s Town? Look no further ... 2Brothers Pizza has arrived. 2Brothers Pizza promises to produce...

Football marathon hits the spot

Breidbach Hub project sees 12 clubs participate in six-a-side soccer action LAST weekend’s Breidbach Football Marathon, hosted as a fundraiser for a local church in...

Joy at school shoes

King Rotary ‘wind beneath wings with BPS donation THE King William's Town Rotary Club brought joy and an abundance of smiles on the faces of...

Volker to chair Lions

LIONS member Russell Volker of the King William’s Town Lions Club was inducted as Council Chairperson for the centenary year, 2017-18. The 53rd Convention of...

United effort to address TB

Patient awareness project well received in Breidbach THE Breidbach Clinic and its committee – in support of Bhisho sub district – held a tuberculosis (TB)...

FOOTBALL MARATHON

Uniting Reformed Church member Brian Hendrikse thanks all stakeholders for their support towards their building project during a meeting held on Monday evening. The...

Glitzy launch for Steve Biko Games

Speakers inspire club representatives, athletes to honour icon with efforts THE launch of the 17th edition of the annual Steve Biko Memorial Games was a...

Mayor in back to school visits

  BUFFALO City Metro Municipality (BCMM) Executive Mayor Xola Pakati will conclude an intensive back to school campaign today. The campaign, which started on Monday, was...

Correctional Services kick off Vala with play

Production company visit centres THE department of correctional services (DCS) in the Amathole management area started the build-up to their annual Operation Vala last week...

Making KHS proud

The #SPAR Baby Proteas taking part in the Netball World Youth Cup Gaborone 2017 in Botswana have a King William’s Town connection. Former Kingsridge...

KWT police seek murder suspect/s

MEMBERS of the South African Police Services (SAPS) are seeking assistance in tracing suspect/s involved in the murder of a 62 –year-old man whose...

Primary school accused of pupil assaults

A King William’s Town primary school has been rocked by a corporal punishment scandal that has forced the department of education to investigate two...

Designer gets nod for Dubai

Carlos Fritz’s hot items will fly SA flag at top fashion week abroad BREIDBACH-born designer Carlos Fritz’s passion and love for fashion has received a...

The root of all evil

Breidbach pupils use abandoned building to smoke and use drugs  A DILAPIDATED building situated in the centre of Breidbach, is causing health and safety concerns...

A swift response

King cops call urgent meeting on Breidbach building turned crime den KING William’s Town police have immediately acted on an article published in the GO!...

Wife-killing trial postponed

The case against a Breidbach man accused of murdering his wife before burying her under her bed was again postponed in the King William’s...

Seen better days

This is a photo of the Class 6D 579 train in front of the King William’s Town station in 1984. It was still in...

Birthday girl feeds hungry

Woman hands out food to kids INSTEAD of throwing a party for herself a Breidbach woman has dedicated her 52nd birthday to the poor community...

Masualle’s office hit by fire

Barely hours after the office of the premier in Gauteng burned down, Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle’s offices in Bhisho also went up in...
SLICK MOVE: Hellenic winger, Rivaldo Madden (blue jersey), tries to get past his opponent during their King East Local Football Association league game against Violets in Breidbach over the weekend. The game ended in a goalless draw. Results of other league games played are: Extension Utd 4 FC Chox 2; Aces 2 Celtic 7; Barcelona 2 Nerina 0; King Spurs 5 Gunners 3 Picture: DESMOND COETZEE

Colossal Kelfa showdowns

SLICK MOVE: Hellenic winger, Rivaldo Madden (blue jersey), tries to get past his opponent during their King East Local Football Association league game against...

Steve Biko Foundation to hold a dialogue with Ngcukaitobi

The Steve Biko Foundation will host a two-hour long dialogue with Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi about his new book, The Land is Ours on April...

HEALTH BOOST: Breidbach Clinic nurse Brazie Genade was driving the national campaign which started from October 31 to November 18 within her jurisdiction where...

DCS celebrates Heritage Day with feast of cultures

HERITAGE Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm and in true fashion by officials from the department of correctional services (DCS) at their King William’s...

Dancer off to US

Tauriq to show off his skills to talent scouts MARCUS T Cirero was a Roman politician and lawyer and once said: “Natural ability without education...

CHRISTMAS CHEER

CHRISTMAS CHEER: More than 500 children from Breidbach and Acorn Valley were blessed with a special meal, drinks and a gift pack by members...

A bevy of St Thomas beauties

  St Thomas Private School held their matric farewell last week Thursday with everyone going the whole nine yards to look absolutely stunning from head...

Adventure race with a difference

Excitement builds up for unique multi-sport event THE newly launched Pink Fairy Multisport Adventures are bringing an adventure race to King William’s Town and would...

‘AWAY WITH ABUSE’

Church group makes its voice heard in Breidbach FROM a distance many may have thought the group of protesters clothed in red T-shirts, dark trousers...

MATTER OF FACT

IN THE November 2 edition of the GO! & Express photo and caption on page 4, “Grand Lady” we left one of the owners...

Enough is enough

RESIDENTS living at the back of Breidbach, better known as “Die Gat” are up in arms about sewage-filled channels flowing through their yards. The residents...

Pink Fairy magic

Halloween run/walk to raise funds for two cancer sufferers TO CELEBRATE October being Cancer Month, Pink Fairy Multisport Adventures presents the Candles for Cancer fundraiser. The...

Praise for sports admin course

A TRAINING course in sports administration arranged by the Eastern Cape Provincial Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture (DSRAC) sport administrators was well...

Italian firm empowers residents

Italian-owned MA Automotive tool and die company has invested R350 000 to create job opportunities for their employees relatives’ and a portion of the...

Taai guides King to maiden season win

KING William's Town XI Cricket Club has moved to the top of the league after their convincing win over Good Hope in a League...

Women do their bit for Madiba Day

DSRAC chip in at KwaTshatshu day care THERE was an atmosphere of excitement among Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture (DSRAC) officials, as they...

Lions reach out

300 people benefit from Breidbach soup kitchen KING William’s Town Lions Club members were applauded for their efforts by happy recipients during last week’s soup...

Come along to King show for the laughs

TICKETS are selling fast for the much-anticipated Tsepiso and Friends Comedy Night that will be held at the King Club in King Williams Town...

THE LION’S NEW ROAR

Outgoing King William’s Town Lions Club president  Ulrich   Hagens  wish incoming president Brian von der Decken all the best during a glittering event hosted at the Malcolm...