Town host for NW Classic

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Stellalander -Vryburg - Some 100 of the country's top Polo Crosse riders will decent on the town for this year's Northwest Polo X Classic. The event will take place 9-11 September at the Vryburg Equestrian Club next to the Vryburg Show Grounds. Some of the cream of South African players - like Stef Harris and Graeme McLarty - will be in action during the tournament.

For the full story, read our 31 August 2016 edition.  

Accepting life and its challenges

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Stellalander-Kroonstad – According to Mojabeng Pinkoane disability is not an ending, it’s actually a beginning. Pinkoane, who is partially blind, is a senior assistant in Public and Corporate Affairs at Voorspoed Mine, and embraces life with optimism, energy and a sharp sense of humour which are infectious. Pinkoane was fully sighted until her early 20s, when she contracted meningitis, which caused her blindness.

For the full story, read our 24 August 2016 edition.   

NASIONALE RPO HOU KONFERENSIE EN KONGRES

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Stellalander-Parys - Die 26e konferensie en kongres van die Nasionale Rooivleisprodusente-organisasie (RPO) word vanjaar hier gehou. Die konferensie en kongres sal op 16 en 17 Augustus by die Khaya Ibhubesi Konferensiesentrum in die Vrystaatsedorp, Parys gehou word.

For the full story, read our 17 August 2016 edition.      

WORLD RETINA WEEK

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Stellalander-Vryburg - Eye Care Awareness Month is commencing on 19 September, as well as World Retina Week from 19-25 September. A Cure is in Sight for Retinal Blindness - Trust Science. World Retina Week is observed in 40 countries to create awareness of the progress towards treatment for retinal genetic conditions through scientific research.

For the full story, read our 10 August 2016 edition.      

Laat jou stem tel

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Stellalander-Vryburg - Dié Woensdag (3 Augustus) gaan Suid-Afrikaners na die stembus om vir hul plaaslike politieke verteenwoordigers te stem. Die Onafhanklike Verkiesingskommissie (OVK) sê dat ongeveer 80 miljoen stembriewe gedruk is en dat elkeen  met ‘n unieke kode uitgereik word. Kiesers moet dus seker maak dat stembriewe agterop gestempel is.

For the full story, read our 03 August 2016 edition