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Familie groet 'liefste vrou en mooiste ma'

News in brief: 23 July 2021

Die familie van die 51-jarige Lina Snyman van Louis Trichardt sukkel steeds om haar dood op 12 Julie weens Covid-19 in die MediKliniek in Tzaneen te verwerk.

Ons Tuiste se Oom Peet (94) oorlede

News in brief: 22 July 2021

Die 94-jarige oom Peet Pretorius van Ons Tuiste Ouetehuis op Louis Trichardt is Saterdag, 17 Julie, rustig in sy slaap oorlede.

Boervrou dankbaar vir weldoeners wat aanvallers help vang

News: 24 July 2021 By: Denise van Bergen

‘n Boervrou van die Alldays-omgewing het hierdie week haar nagmerrie-ondervinding met die Zoutpansberger gedeel, nadat sy ‘n paar weke gelede in haar plaaswoning oorval is. Haar verhaal is egter een van dankbaarheid, nie net dat sy oorleef het nie, maar dat die skuldige persone vasgetrek kon word danksy weldoeners.

 

Makhado Council wants to grab the land of sport clubs

News: 24 July 2021 By Anton van Zyl

The Makhado Municipality notified 11 amateur sport clubs in Louis Trichardt last week that it intends to cancel their lease agreements and take over their facilities. Council does not appear to have any plans in place at this stage on how to manage the facilities, promote the sporting codes or even absorb the additional expenses, should it succeed in ousting the sport clubs.

Soutpansberg verloor ‘n pragtige mens

News: 23 July 2021 By Andries van Zyl

Die Soutpansberg het voorwaar een van sy pragtige inwoners verloor met die dood van die liefdevolle tannie Sufreen Mienie van Louis Trichardt, slegs vier dae na haar 88ste verjaarsdag.

Popular Annie from Ayob Motors dies

News: 23 July 2021 By Anton van Zyl

One of Louis Trichardt’s “friendliest faces”, Annie Muthan (born Moodley), died on Tuesday. Many residents will remember Annie as the always-helpful assistant at Ayob Motors, where she worked for the past 23 years.

Sterftes duur voort

News: 23 July 2021 By Pétria de Vaal

Nog ‘n skok het hierdie week op inwoners van die Soutpansberg gewag met die nuus dat bekende haarkapper Marinda Esterhuizen (54) haar stryd teen Covid-19 verloor het. “Die hemel het ‘n engel ryker geword. Sy was beslis ook ‘n engel op aarde.” So sê Nico (eggenoot), seun Chris en skoondogter Ronél Esterhuizen.

Company director in the dock for fraud

News: 22 July 2021

The director of Nemanashi Civils, Fhatuwani Rolet Nemanashi, appeared in the Louis Trichardt Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, following his arrest for alleged fraud by the members of the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation unit early the same day.

 

Beekeepers at wits' end over plundering

News: 18 July 2021 By Andries van Zyl

Local beekeepers and farmers are at their wits’ end about a sudden spike in incidents of people plundering beehive boxes placed on farms to help with pollination. Apparently, these unscrupulous individuals are looking to make a quick buck by selling stolen honey. Carte Blanche on M-Net highlighted similar problems elsewhere in the country on Sunday evening.

 
 
 
 

Education: Meet two of Vhembe's beekeepers

Video: 03 June 2021

We visited two local beekeepers and we asked them about ... bees. Why do bees die? What types of honey do you find? What is a brood? (not a bread) We even wanted to know whether crystalized honey is fake.

Written by: Elardus van Zyl

 

 

 

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