Mathilda keeps Dundee's flag flying high in the Free State

Northern Natal Courier - 3 weeks ago
Mathilda keeps Dundee's flag flying high in the Free State. Mathilda told the Courier that although she is fishing for the 'Vrystaat', her heart is still close to Dundee. November 6,...

I'm telling you – celebrate your South African English heritage with this book, my bru!

Books LIVE (blog) - 2 months ago
Besides recognisable characteristics of South African English, such as 'Vrystaat', 'ou boet', 'eksê' or 'nogal', speakers of South African English give clear...

Play back by popular demand

News24 - 4 months ago
Last year, this theatre production with Tobie Cronjé and Gerben Kamper sold out within days at the Vrystaat Arts Festival, Aardklop, Woordfees and the KKNK. Bloemfontein has one last chance to see...

MY MAN SE SKELMPIE SE SKELMPIE SE VROU to Play Out the Week at the Sand Du Plessis Theatre

Broadway World - 4 months ago
The loud-out-loud production, under the direction of Frans Swart, South Africa's king of farce, will run for three performances at the Sand du Plessis Theatre as a part of the Vrystaat Arts...

Festival has literature written all over it

News24 - 6 months ago
The growth in the 2017 Vrystaat Literature Festival is testimony to the vibrancy of this blossoming writers' oasis in the heart of South Africa. The festival will reach an even wider audience...

Aspire Art Auctions' inaugural Cape auction

Artslink.co.za News (press release) - 8 months ago
Never before seen on auction, two rare landscapes by the renowned painter, JH Pierneef, are already sparking great interest. The monumental, stacked cloud formation in Vrystaat Reën, painted in...

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On the SACP's first municipal election campaign

Politicsweb - 14 hours ago
The SACP is actively contesting the municipal elections, in Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State Province, for the first time since our 1994 democratic breakthrough. In the past, the SACP actively participated and campaigned in successive...

South Africa: Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane Connects Residents of Zamdela Onto Digital Television Grid and ...

AllAfrica.com - 14 hours ago
The Department of Communications is fast-tracking the installation of set-top-boxes in the Free State province, to ensure that qualifying-television viewing households that had registered and received these devices, would now enjoy the benefits that...

ANC dismisses allegations after #ANCvsANC court case

ofm.co.za - 16 hours ago
He was speaking to OFM News after the dismissal of an urgent court application by a group of ANC members in the Free State High Court. The group asked for the Provincial Executive Committee to be dissolved and disputed the auditor report of...

Farmer is freed after being trapped under a rock for five days without food or water in baffling 'miracle' rescue

Daily Mail - 18 hours ago
A farmer who went missing for five days has been found alive under a rock. Louis Strydom was discovered under a large boulder on land near his Omdraai farm near the town of Bethlehem, which is in the Free State province of central South...

DOC committed to digital migration targets

ITWeb - 19 hours ago
The DOC told ITWeb, out of the 342 000 estimated qualifying households, over 150 000 STBs have been installed in the Free State province. "Just over 200 000 qualifying television-owning households have been registered for the STBs in the Free...

Ramaphosa, NDZ Neck And Neck In Presidential Race

Huffington Post South Africa (blog) - 1 day ago
Business Day reported on Friday that the Free State and North West have not released their nomination results, although the Free State is thought to be aligned to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and the so-called "premier league" provinces. Mpumalanga's support ...and...

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Be in the right frame of mind for Roger Ballen

The Japan Times - 3 weeks ago
In one of Roger Ballen's most well-known images, a picture of F. de Bruin of the Orange Free State prison service, the elderly sergeant looks out at us with the forlorn look of a tired beagle, not at all the face of an enforcer of white supremacy. The...

AmaBookaBooka: Jennifer, Queen of the Free State (Podcast)

Daily Maverick - 3 weeks ago
Author Jennifer Friedman's memoir Queen of the Free State is filled with laugh-out-loud funny stories (like the one about the blaspheming budgie) and stories that will make you cry (poor Sandy) about her childhood in the Orange Free State more than...

Exploring the history of the Drakensberg mountain passes on horseback

Independent Online - 1 month ago
... general nor did he introduce the apartheid-era law which prohibited Indians from staying overnight in the Orange Free State. “His great grandson Dirk van Reenen claims Frans introduced the notorious law… Further investigation showed this was...

On this day: October 11

Metro Newspaper UK - 1 month ago
1899: The Boer War began between the British Empire and the Republics of the Orange Free State and the Transvaal. 1919: The first airline meals were served on a Handley Page flight from London to Paris. They were pre-packed lunch boxes at...

Op-Ed: Church, colonialism and mission – two hundred years of Catholicism in South Africa

Daily Maverick - 2 months ago
Though, after initial prohibition, the freedom to function was granted in the Boer republics of the Transvaal and Orange Free State, the residue of anti-Catholicism remained throughout the territory of modern South Africa well into the 20th century...

Joe Dineen relishes chance to meet Orange Bowl team, 'standard' of KU football

KUsports - 3 months ago
Saturday's experience was a special one for Lawrence native and Free State High graduate Joe Dineen, but it was far from the first time he'd set his eyes on the 2008 Kansas Orange Bowl squad. “I went to the Orange Bowl when I was — uh, I can't ...and...

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