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iCAN Foundation gifts Risen Messiah ECI cheque, resource centre

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

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JAHJAH, Negril Chamber partner to set up EMS centre

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

 NEGRIL, Westmoreland — Efforts are currently been made to have an Emergency Medical Service (EMS) centre established in the resort town of Negril by year-end. Read More

Money for marlin

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-Large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com MONTEGO BAY, St James | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

For the first time in its history, the annual Montego Bay Yacht Club (MBYC) Marlin Fishing Tournament will this year award cash prizes to winners participating in the event, which will be staged in the resort city from Monday October 7 to 12.The announcement was made... Read More

Whitmore wants more games at Montego Bay Sports Complex

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Theodore Whitmore, head coach of the senior men's national team, the Reggae Boyz, believes that the football field at the Montego Bay Sports Complex should be available for more events, including local football competitions. Read More

Western STARS

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Two former western-based school boys football stars, Brian Brown and Peter-Lee Vassell, both came off the bench to score for Jamaica in last Friday's CONCACAF Nations League game at the Montego Bay Sports Complex against Antigua & Barbuda. Jamaica won the game 6-0. Brown (#18) led Rusea's... Read More

Sport Diary — Thursday 12

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

SATURDAYISSA/Wata daCosta Cup footballZone ACornwall College vs St James High @ Cornwall College - 3:30 pmGreen Pond vs Anchovy Highgate @ Green Pond - 3:30 pm Read More

Good pass!

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Frome Technical's Fabian Forbes (left) plays the ball past Rayvon Grey in Monday's ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup Zone B game played at Orchard Community Centre in Hanover. Forbes scored one of the goals as Frome Technical won the game 2-0. (Photo: Paul Reid) Read More

'Don't Panic'

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton is urging St James residents not to panic in the wake of reports of an uptick in suspected cases of dengue fever in the parish. Read More

Highlights of Jamaica Bridal Expo

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

The veils came down on the three-day 2019 Jamaica Bridal Expo at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall on Sunday. On the fist day attendees participated in a conference dedicated to the elements of and resources for planning and executing successful Jamaican destination wedding... Read More

CUMI Walk/ Run set for September 21

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - The annual Committee for the Upliftment of the Mentally Ill (CUMI) fund-raising 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, September 21, set to start at 6:30 am at Tryall in Hanover. Read More

PHOTO: Western STARS

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Two former western-based school boys football stars, Brian Brown and Peter-Lee Vassell, both came off the bench to score for Jamaica in last Friday's CONCACAF Nations League game at the Montego Bay Sports Complex against Antigua & Barbuda. Jamaica won the game 6-0. Brown (#18) led Rusea's... Read More

Gov't should do more to assist Kendal crash site development plans says advocate

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, September, 9 2019    

KENDAL, Manchester— Author Beverley East lost 14 family members in the historic 1957 disaster, the Kendal train crash. Read More

Ms Bikini

Monday, September, 9 2019    

Ayanna Powell, a nurse from Manchester, recently topped the seventh annual Ms Jamaica Bikini International competition at Neil's Auditorium in Mandeville. Organisers say 11 contestants from seven parishes vied for over $600,000 in cash and other prizes. Powell took first place ahead of Toni Ann... Read More

To be closed

BY GARFIELD MYERS Editor at Large South Central Bureau | Monday, September, 9 2019    

NAIN, St Elizabeth - Up to the weekend no official word had come from Chinese metals giant, Jiquan Iron and Steel Company Ltd (JISCo), owners and operators of the JISCO Alpart alumina refinery here. Read More



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