Western News

Several roads in St James being rehabilitated

Thursday, May, 30 2019    

Montego Bay, St James — The National Works Agency (NWA) is undertaking a number of road rehabilitation projects in St James, at a cost of approximately $88.5 million. Read More

Young Tycoon Family Records drops debut album

Thursday, May, 30 2019    

LUCEA, Hanover — New production house, Young Tycoon Family (YTF) Records, is hoping that their debut album, Tycoon Lifestyle, will be among the buzzing projects for the summer.The project is set to be released tomorrow in partnership with Zojack Worldwide. Read More

Jayhawks, Knibb Thunder seek lead in WBA Men's Div One

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, May, 30 2019    

WAKEFIELD, Trelawny — UWI-Western Jamaica Campus Jayhawks (UWI-WJC) and Knibb Thunder, who won their opening games in the Western Basketball Association Men's Division One League last weekend, are to meet in the second game of a double-header at Muschett High in Trelawny on... Read More

Sport Diary — May 30

Thursday, May, 30 2019    

TODAYWestern Basketball Association Elite LeagueLucea Flames vs MoBay Boys Club Warriors — Cricket Club @ 7:00 pm FRIDAYSt James FA/ VM Foundation Under-13 quarter-finals Read More

CHAMPIONS

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, May, 30 2019    

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TFA Major League

Thursday, May, 30 2019    

KINLOSS, Trelawny — The semi-finalists in the Trelawny Football Association Major League will be decided on Sunday following the playing of the final set of games in the quarter-finals. Read More

'It's the biggest Labour Day project ever in St James'

BY HORACE HINES Observer staff reporter hinesh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, May, 25 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Ministry of Tourism, and the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport collaborated to spearhead a massive Labour Day project which had a major emphasis on road safety for the benefit of two primary... Read More

Sandals Resorts improve child safety on Labour Day

Saturday, May, 25 2019    

SOME 200 volunteers from Sandals South Coast, worked together to paint a section of Carmel Basic School during Labour Day activities. Beaches and Grand Pineapple resorts participated in Labour Day activities on Thursday, painting and refurbishing a number of schools, with special... Read More

Epican sets up shop in MoBay

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

 MONTEGO BAY, St James — Epican Medicinal has reinforced its footprint in the burgeoning medical marijuana industry with the official opening of a medical marijuana store in the resort city of Montego Bay, St James last week. Read More

Cop miraculously escapes death in motor vehicle mishap

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

LIMA, St James — Veteran police officer Deputy Superintendent Alwyn Brown is counting his blessings after he narrowly escaped death or serious injury when the motor vehicle he was driving veered off the Lima main road in St James, and ended up with its rear wheels hanging precariously over... Read More

Fontana Pharmacy is new title sponsors of JIB expo

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Fontana Pharmacy, a leading supplier in Jamaica of beauty and wellness products, has increased its support and sponsorship of the Jamaica International Beauty Expo, set for June 28 to 30 at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall, St James. Read More

Champions!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

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Work begins on first traffic signals in Trelawny

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

 FALMOUTH, Trelawny — The National Works Agency (NWA) has commenced a $11.5 million project to signalise the intersection of the Northern Coastal Highway and the main road that leads to Daniel Town in Trelawny. Read More

Reggae Sumfest launched in St James

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

ROSE HALL, St James — If last week's rollicking Sumfest 2019 launch party here at the Iberostar Hotel is anything to go by, then fans attending this year's staging of the festival, from July 14 to 20, should be in for a musical treat. Read More

Students donate to CRH

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

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