Thumbs up for Essex Valley Athletics Meet

Monday, April, 23 2018    

NAIN, St Elizabeth – The 45th Essex Valley Sports Council Athletics Meet held last Thursday at Alpart Sports Club is being described by organizers, JISCO Alpart Jamaica and the Alpart Essex Valley Sports Council, as a resounding success. Read More

Mandeville Municipal Corporation ponders posthumous recognition for Pat Anderson

Alicia Sutherland Observer staff reporter | Monday, April, 23 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Fuelled by an all-consuming dedication for development through sports, the late Patrick Anderson made a long and fruitful contribution to Jamaican sport, especially track and field, football and cricket over many decades. Read More

Spalding High salutes Alphansus Davis

Monday, April, 23 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — The mission statement for Spalding High School promises to provide “rich” educational opportunities. Read More

Mandeville eyes third city status

BY GARFIELD MYERS Editor at Large, South Central Bureau | Monday, April, 23 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — For president of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce, Garfield Green, a dream has evolved into a virtual crusade. Read More

PHOTO: Champions!

Monday, April, 23 2018    

St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS), easily the most successful school in Jamaican schoolboy cricket over the last four decades, regained the ISSA/GraceKennedy Financial Group Spalding Cup title after taking first-innings honours over Innswood High at STETHS Sports Complex last week. Read More


Monday, April, 23 2018    

(1) Monday April 23Mandeville Regional HospitalCataract Surgeries Press ConferenceHospital GroundsMandeville, Manchester- 3:00 pm (2) Wednesday April 25Official LaunchDevon Primary School Chicken Project Read More

Three Angels commits to community

Monday, April, 9 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Late last month, Three Angels Pharmacy here marked the anniversary of a mobile clinic it rolled out a year ago.Last year, proprietor Rohan McNellie had plans to offer free health care beyond the borders of Manchester. Read More

Job readiness fair bolsters HEART trainees' confidence

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, April, 9 2018    

KENDAL, Manchester — The HEART Trust/NTA recently hosted approximately 650 trainees at an Employability Skills/Exit Readiness Fair at Kendal Conference Centre. Read More

New day for Winston Jones High welding students

Monday, April, 9 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — A new world of opportunities has opened up for welding technology students of Winston Jones High School in Pratville, Manchester. Read More

Bauxite woes

BY GARFIELD MYERS Editor-at-Large South/Central Bureau | Monday, April, 9 2018    

MYERSVILLE, St Elizabeth — Councillor Layton Smith (PNP, Myersville Division) in St Elizabeth South Eastern was a relieved man last Thursday when Sophia Frazer-Binns, the Opposition People's National Party (PNP) shadow spokesman on the environment, visited his division. Read More

For your diary

Monday, April, 9 2018    

Wednesday, April 11 Northern Caribbean UniversityDepartment of Communication StudiesSymposiumMain AuditoriumMandeville - 10:00 am Wednesday, April 11- Friday, April 13  Read More

Photo: Well done!

Monday, April, 9 2018    

As has become customary over many years, junior athletes from central Jamaica contributed significantly to the nation's dominance at the latest edition of the annual Flow Carifta Games, held at Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas, over the Easter weekend. Jamaica ended with 82... Read More

Educator pushes for smoother pension collection process

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, April, 8 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Principal of the Spalding High School George Henry has made an appeal for greater efficiency in the distribution of pension to retired educators. Read More

Gift of love for Tweedside

Monday, March, 26 2018    

May Pen, Clarendon — Describing the donation of a two-storey building to operate as a health centre in Tweedside, five miles south of here, as an amazing gift, Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton has lauded the benevolence of Eric and Dr Hyacinth Hue. Read More




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