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FOR A WORTHY CAUSE

Thursday, July, 12 2018    

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PHOTO: HILARIOUS GRANNY:

Thursday, July, 12 2018    

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'It grieves me'

Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn | Thursday, July, 12 2018    

SHEFFIELD, Westmoreland — Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Paula Llewellyn, is grieving for the victims of the much-publicised shootings in the rural district of Grange, Westmoreland, in May, which left seven people dead, including two children, and another 10 injured, and a... Read More

PHOTO: A TIME TO CELEBRATE

Thursday, July, 12 2018    

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Antiguan PM says transportation integral to Caricom single market

BY HORACE HINES Observer staff reporter hinesh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, July, 6 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne says if a single market is to become reality for the Caribbean Community (Caricom), the time has come to stop pussyfooting around and establish an effective regional transportation... Read More

'We have to do better'

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-Large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, July, 6 2018    

ROSE HALL, St James — Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Mottley says the time has come for Caricom to activate the Single Domestic Space for intra-regional travel and to introduce the long-discussed Caribbean Community multi-purpose identification card, for which costs can be met not... Read More

New day for Risen Messiah Early Childhood Institution

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

RETIREMENT, Westmoreland — It was a proud moment for parents, teachers and students of the Risen Messiah Early Childhood Institution in Negril last Thursday as a resource centre was officially declared open at the school during the graduation ceremony for 13... Read More

Fontana goes 'natural'

Thursday, July, 5 2018    

It was an afternoon of excitement last Friday, when Fontana Pharmacy hosted its inaugural staging of 'Project Natural' at its Montego Bay location. Read More

Students to receive $1.5m in back-to-school assistance from MP Dr Horace Chang

Thursday, July, 5 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — One hundred and ten students from the constituency of St James North Western are to receive financial assistance valued about $1.5 million, for their back-to-school preparations for the upcoming academic year, which begins in September. Read More

NSWMA operations in Hanover pleases executive director

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

LUCEA, Hanover — National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) e xecutive d irector Audley Gordon has expressed satisfaction with the performance of the authority in Hanover despite the lack of resources. Read More

'Operation Regain and Retain'

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Newly appointed principal of Cornwall College Michael Ellis, says for the resort city of Montego Bay to return to its glory days, then the 122-year-old high school for boys will first have to return to its former days of greatness. Read More

HELP PLEASE!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Wadadah FC, the former national club football champions, are crying out for help as they seek to get back to the glory days when the club once ruled local football and supplied a number of top quality players to the national programme. Read More

Catherine Hall All-Stars seek revenge against Holland

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Fresh from their nail-biting 66-64 win over Lucea Flames last Saturday, Catherine Hall All-Stars take on a the well-rested Holland Saints in their second-round Western Basketball Association (WBA) Elite Basketball League (EBL) at the Montego Bay Cricket Club... Read More

Off to Finland!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer reidp@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, July, 5 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Seven athletes from the western region are part of the Jamaican team that will start leaving the island today for the IAAF World Under- 20 championships in Tampere, Finland. The championships takes place from July 10-15. Read More

PHOTO: ST JAMES FA DIV TWO MVP

Thursday, July, 5 2018    

Aldane Ottey of Bickersteth FC (left) was last week named MVP of the St James FA Guardian Group Division 2 competition after they beat Belmont FC 2-1 in the final played at the UDC field. Making the presentation to Ottey is Donovan Craigie of the Guardian Group. Read More



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