Raging fires blanket city in smoke

Emergency services are attending to multiple wild fires that have blanketed some parts of the city in smoke.

Calls for action after spate of vicious dog attacks

Authorities need to take urgent action and clamp down on people keeping vicious, killer dogs especially when the animals are not properly restrained. The latest call for action follows an elderly man being savaged by two pit-bull terriers while visiting a friend.

Spring heat-wave roasts city

Soaring temperatures in the last three days, reaching as high as 39 degrees in some areas of Pietermaritzburg, have left city residents worried that we’re heading for a scorching summer.

SANESA Core League

Grade 8 pupil, Kate-Lyn van Staden, from Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School has been selected to compete in all disciplines in the inter-school SANESA Core League

A long jump

Scottsville School recently held their annual Inter-house Athletics event, with much fun and excitement amongst the pupils.

Team of Choice a game away from final

Maritzburg United players will be all fired up as they prepare for a showdown with SuperSport United in the second leg MTN8 semi-final knowing that a win or 0-0 draw would see them to their first final in the Premier Soccer League(PSL).

Tributes for Michaelhouse accident victim

School flag at half-mast, memorial service planned for Friday. Thirteen boys and one staff member remain in hospital while others have been discharged.