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Plastic input for praiseworthy project

Shortly before the school holidays, Merrifield Prep and College gave 411 ecobricks to the Jikani community project – but first they used the plastic-filled bricks to ...

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Tweens given life skills training

Masithethe Counselling services (formerly Lifeline) held their annual Tween Lifeskills course last week for youngsters between 12 and 14 years old.

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Grand prize for EC’s golden-voiced teen

The golden-voiced Grade 11 pupil, 17, won the grand prize of the 2018 ABC Motsepe South Africa School Choir Eisteddfod (SASCE) National Championships ...

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Eco warriors declare ‘war’ on beach plastic

A collaboration  between Merrifield, Lilyfontein, Local Yokel, the Ocean Lifeline Project and Craig Giese Photography yielded a very successful clean-up at Nahoon Beach last week. Groups of pupils from Merrifield, Lilyfontein and Clarendon, together ...
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Hudson Park pupil off to Germany

Hudson Park High School pupil Adriaan Jordaan will represent the Eastern Cape as an exchange student in Germany for a month after he came first in the province and 15th in the country during the Friends of South Africa (FSA) youth exchange programme ...
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Mishay is a spellbinding bright spark

Hudson Park Primary School pupil Mishay Rama recently won the Grade 3 Cluster Spelling Bee in EL and will be competing ...

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Career boost for matrics

Two organisations are on a drive to help matriculants apply at tertiary institutions online. YouLeadtwenty6 and Shaping ...

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Young Sibulele is province’s top drummy

It was all smiles as Lilyfontein School drum majorette sensation Sibulele Kentane walked away with the Mark Wilkins ...

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Hero nominee Sikobi’s new shoes bring joy to schools

For more than 200 children at some poor schools in East London, wearing worn-out shoes is now a thing of the past. This ...

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Selborne boys aim high in curved earth quest

A group of four Grade 7 schoolboys are out to prove once and for all that the earth is round by launching a GoPro ...

Sport

Eight of Border’s best talents set to realise their dreams on court

It was a mixed interprovincial long weekend for the Eastern Cape (Border) age group teams, while individuals stood out ...

Sport

Hudson Park captain’s star hitting new high

Sinethemba Qeshile's star has continued to rise after the former Hudson Park High School captain was included in the ...

Sport

Scintillating Dewar blasts Selborne to the Promised Land

An inspired batting performance from Matt Dewar helped Selborne College claim a thrilling seven-wicket win over Hudson ...

Lifestyle

Bringing down walls in classical sound

Classical music, for centuries the domain of Western musicians, is undergoing an astounding transformation from the ...

Sport

Hudson nets top level coaching staff

Exciting times are ahead for the Hudson Park High School first rugby team after they unveiled a new coaching staff for ...

Sport

Muller gushes over Border stepping up and ticking all boxes

The rain on the fifth and final day of the CSA Momentum U17 Cricket Week may have brought an abrupt end to proceedings, ...

Sport

Super Niemand the Hero of the Day

Border's star all-rounder Jason Niemand picked up the coveted Coca-Cola Hero of he Day award on day two of the ...

Sport

Into the breach for young Border brigade

The best U17 cricket players from around the country will be in action in East London as the CSA U17 cricket week kicks ...

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