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Man wreedaardig in huis aangeval
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Links: Stef De Bruto ‘n Hartbeespoort man is Donderdagnag deur vier mans oorrompel en wreedaardig met ‘n beitel en skerp voorwerp aangeval. “Dit is net genade dat ek leef. Dit was vir my duidelik dat [...]

Our own specialised negotiators
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Warrant Officer Kevin McIntyre of the K9 Unit (left) and Capt Thomas Scanlen, head of crime prevention, are both hostage negotiators. Hostage negotiation is a highly specialised field and the Hartbeespoort Police are proud [...]

Three armed men caught after car chase
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Brits Police officers arrested three heavily armed men, one allegedly a former military member, after a car chase in Brits early last Thursday, and confiscated weapons, ammunition, cellphones and balaclavas. “Police officers busy with [...]

Bloedrivier – nuwe variasies van ’n ou geskiedenis
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Bekende geskiedkundige dr Jackie Grobler kom bespreek die Slag van Bloedrivier – 16 Desember 1938, waarskynlik die mees bekende militêre botsing in die geskiede-nis van Suid-Afrika, op 26 en 27 September by Stoepsit@Meerhof Lodge. [...]

Ennis pupils report pollution to Human Rights Commission
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Pupils from Ennis Thabong Primary School busy with water tests. Seven pupils from the Ennis Thabong School in Hartbeespoort have submitted a complaint to the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) about problems of [...]

The birders’ column Giant Kingfisher / Reusevisvanger (Megaceryle maximus
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Photo Albert Froneman The largest kingfisher in the region, being nearly five times as heavy as the next largest, the Pied Kingfisher, is unmistakable with its long, heavy, dark bill. The dark head is [...]

Summer is here, it’s time to drink lots and lots and lots of beer!
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Whether you are interested in brewing your own beer, or if you are just a Craft Beer fanatic, we invite you to our next Wort Hog Brewers Club meeting on 26h September 2014 18:00 [...]

Squires gets a new look
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Fresh, clean, minimalistic and contemporary sum up the updated interior For 18 years Squires Hartbeespoort has been one of the top spots in town for a good meal and socialising with friends. The restaurant [...]

Through to finals!
By: Orabile - 19 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Final stretch for Hartbeespoort Rugby Hartbeespoort Rugby Club’s first and second teams made history on Saturday by booking their places in the finals with great victories over Transnet Parke and Cullinan respectively. The second [...]

Glen Afric’s rhino killed for its horn
By: Orabile - 12 September 2014 - 0 Comments

A rhinoceros at the Glen Afric Country Lodge in Broederstroom has been shot and killed for its horn, five months after it was moved to the lodge for safety. The five-year-old rhino, called Isabella, [...]

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