Category: Congrats

A DATE TO BE REMEMBERED

Carol Hefer Sampie Landman, born 1929 and now 89 years of age, married Hester Landman, now 93 years of age. On the 17th September they had been married for an astonishing 69 years. Sampie Landman met Hester when he was only 16 years of age. He started working at the South African Railway as a stoker. After some time he drove diesel trains from Braamfontein to Zeerust. Sampie and Hester Landman have nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Sampie and Hester Landman had a good and healthy life, and did all their own work up to now, even driving their...

Adlem for the checkered flag

Wayne Kruger Randfontein – With the beginning of this year’s V8 Supercars Championships, local racer, Mackie Adlem – from Adlem Auto Racing, started with one goal in mind, to defend his 2017 championship title and to once again be crowned as the V8 Supercars Champion. According to Adlem, this was no easy task. With so many talented racers sharing each circuit with him, it was an uphill battle to stay on the top of the log. However, with just two races to go in this year’s championship, Adlem still holds the lead with a mere 10 points. Adlem explains that...