Western News

'A kind heart'

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-Large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, November, 1 2018    

HOPEWELL, Hanover — When Rovoni Scott, now a grade nine student at the Hopewell High School in Hanover, started his chicken-rearing project at home in Retrieve, St James, in 2017, he had no idea that a year later he would be named the Jamaica 4-H Club's Boy of the... Read More

$71-m Hanover Sports, Community Centre to open on Nov 9

Thursday, November, 1 2018    

HOPEWELL, Hanover – Former Governor General Sir Kenneth Hall is to deliver... Read More

PHOTO: Blood Pressure Check

Thursday, November, 1 2018    

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For a worthy cause

Thursday, November, 1 2018    

Anthony Frazer (left) personal banking officer at Scotiabank, presents principal of Irwin Primary School Kinsley Bailey with a symbolic cheque for just over $1 million under the bank's Nutrition for Learning programme, at the St James school on Monday. Read More

Moss Brown Foundation pledges to repair

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

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Bunker's Hill residents breathe sigh of relief

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

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Westmoreland's winning peace garden

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland — When team members from Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple resorts in Negril visited Jabneh Christian Academy in April of this year, they knew immediately, that they were helping to create a winning peace garden. Read More

Western derby

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Montego Bay United and FC Reno are both desperate for a win when they meet in the first western derby of the Red Stripe Premier League season on Monday night at the Montego Bay Sports Complex, set to start at 8:30 pm. Read More

Tennshann Invasion Band looks to the future

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Montego Bay-based Tennshann Invasion Band is making major strides towards breaking locally and internationally with the launch of their maiden EP recently. Read More

Hip Strip — October 25

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

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Sport Diary — October 25

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

TODAYISSA Rural Area NetballZone BSpot Valley vs Herbert Morrison - 2:15 pm - SpotValley Read More

Educator, Mayor Bertel Moore call for support of the Westmoreland/Japan exchange programme

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

NEGRIL, Hanover — Gregory Gordon, a Jamaican-born linguist and educator, is calling on corporate Jamaica to support the student exchange programme between Westmoreland-based schools and Japan. Read More

Mayor praises work of public health inspectors

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Mayor of Falmouth and Chairman of the Trelawny Parish Council Colin Gager has lauded the island's public health inspectors for their work in promoting good public and environmental well-being. Read More

Cornwall College's leading goal scorer Aiden

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Despite dominating Zone A of the ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup, Cornwall College's striker Aiden Jokombo, believes his team should have done better, as they get ready to make a run at their 13th title overall and their second in three... Read More

Cornwall College seek back-to-back wins in ISSA Western Conference Boys' Basketball

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 25 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall College go after consecutive wins in the Under-16 section, while opening their Under-19 campaign tomorrow, when they host Holland High in a double-header at Cornwall College in the ISSA Western Conference Boys' Basketball competition, set to start... Read More



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