Letter – Speed bumps

I wish to highlight the following about speed bumps. As per SANRAL and the National “Arive Alive” manual, the generally accepted height of a...

VLU – Als oor kruie

VLU - Als oor kruie Na die heerlike reën van die naweek lyk die tuine sommer groen en die plante dankbaar vir die lafenis....

New Owners at Tuscarora Spur

Those residents, who have been staying in Piet Retief for longer than twelve years, might well remember the excitement when news spread that Tuscarora...

Mondi Career Week

Mondi Career Week. From 2 to 5 May the Mondi Science, Career Guidance and FET Skills Centre hosted their annual career week for local...

Power Outage for 23 hours

On Wednesday evening, 11 October at 19:00, the power in Piet Retief went out and was only partially restored at about 18:00 the next...

Clean up of old SASSA building

On Thursday, 12 April, the Excelsior News was invited to visit the old SASSA building, located on the corner of Joubert – and Kruger...

Pad van die dood

Vanweë die groot getal ongelukke word hier slegs op agt meer ernstige gevalle gefokus. Wat wel kommerwekkend is, is dat vyf van hierdie agt...

Mkhondo Municipality Hosted an Ingoma Event

As part of the celebrations of Heritage Day, the Mkhondo Municipality hosted an Ingoma event at the Sulphur Springs sports grounds on Sunday, the...

Bakers in the Making

Bakers in the Making - Maranatha School visited the Pick n Pay Family Store in Church Street on Thursday, the 22nd of September, to...

Watersituasie ‘n ramp

Stuur ons watersituasie op ‘n ramp af? Tydens die Nasionale Waterweek, vanaf 18 tot 24 Maart het die Departement van Waterwese ‘n beroep gedoen...