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Inaugural Eaton's Jerk Fest set for Saturday, August 11

Thursday, August, 2 2018    

HAGUE, Trelawny — The inaugural staging of Eaton's Jerk Festival and Family Fun Day is set for the Hague Industrial Estate in Trelawny on Saturday, August 11. The event features a strong line-up of artistes for the day and night event. Read More

Tifa for Jamaica International Beauty Expo

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 2 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —Dancehall diva Latifa Brown, popularly known as “Tifa”, will be one of the main highlights on Sunday, August 12, at the final day of the inaugural Jamaica International Beauty Expo, which begins at the Montego Bay Convention Centre next week... Read More

Champions!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 2 2018    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Holland United completed a perfect season on Saturday, when they beat Harmony FC 1-0 in the final of the Trelawny Football Association's Under-18 competition at Elleston Wakeland Centre in Falmouth. Read More

TRELAWNY 50-OVERS CRCIKET CHAMPS

Thursday, August, 2 2018    

Acting president of the Trelawny Football Association Marline Brown (left) presents a cheque for $100,000 to Samuel Evans of the Overton cricket team on behalf of the Trelawny Cricket Association (TCA) during the TCA's awards function held at the Trelawny Multipurpose Stadium on Saturday. Evans'... Read More

Bogue FC seek second win in St JFA U-17 league

Thursday, August, 2 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Bogue FC will seek their second win in the St James Football Association/ Sandals International Under-17 competition today when they take on MoBay City FC in the second game of a double-header at the UDC field in Montego Bay. Read More

WESTERN SPORT DIARY

Thursday, August, 2 2018    

TODAYSt James FA Sandals International Under- 17•MBU vs West Green - UDC 2:00 pm•MoBay City vs Bogue FC - UDC 4:00 pm FRIDAY AUGUST 3St James FA Sandals International Under - 20 Read More

Temporary home needed for Harry Watch Health Centre

Monday, July, 30 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Public health care authorities in Manchester are still on a quest to find a temporary home for the Harry Watch Health Centre, which was closed earlier this year due to rodent infestation and the unsafe structure of the building. Read More

Nature lover is St Elizabeth festival queen for 2018

Monday, July, 30 2018    

NAIN, St Elizabeth — Kimberley Buckeridge, Miss Courier Jamaica.com, was crowned St Elizabeth Festival Queen 2018 at the Jamaica Cultural Development Commision (JCDC) St Elizabeth Festival Queen Coronation held recently at Alpart Sports Club here. Read More

WATER PROMISE

Monday, July, 30 2018    

Junction , St Elizabeth — The Essex Valley domestic water supply scheme has repeatedly stopped and restarted since its launch in 2001 with the aim of bringing the life-giving liquid to thousands of people in south-east St Elizabeth. Read More

Elaine takes a break

Monday, July, 30 2018    

After a long struggle with an Achilles tendon injury, double sprint gold medallist at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Elaine Thompson, has pulled out of competition for the rest of the 2018 season. With World Championships and Olympic Games up ahead in 2019... Read More

Teach the Teachers workshop under way in St Ann

Saturday, July, 28 2018    

EDUCATORS in Ocho Rios, St Ann, are learning new techniques to boost literacy rates in language arts and practising new strategies to positively motivate their students and hold them accountable. Read More

Spotlight on Hammersmith Prep students at awards, recognition ceremony

Thursday, July, 26 2018    

ROSE HALL, St James — The MAS Programme Hammersmith Prep School in Trelawny hosted its annual MAS Awards and Recognition Ceremony and 'Princes and Princess' Ball at the Black River Theatre, Iberostar Hotel in Rose Hall, St James, recently. Read More

Church Hill Primary honours five former employees

Thursday, July, 26 2018    

SHEFFIELD, Westmoreland —The Church Hill Primary School, located at Santoy in Hanover recently honoured five former team -members at a function held at the Negril Hills Golf Club in Westmoreland. Read More

Flanker Skills Training Institute gets $4-million gift from CHEC

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 26 2018    

FLANKER, St James — Almost $4 million worth of construction equipment was on Tuesday last handed over by China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) to the Flanker Skills Training Institute in St James. Read More

DPP urges Rotarians to mentor the less fortunate

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 26 2018    

SHEFFIELD, Westmoreland — Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Paula Llewelyn has called on Rotarians to provide mentorship to the less fortunate in the society. Read More



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