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PHOTO: For a worth cause

Thursday, August, 30 2018    

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Mental health a bigger problem than we care to imagine — Tufton

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 30 2018    

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PNP selects priority constituencies, says new Region Six chairman

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer editorial@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, August, 28 2018    

SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland — Former vice-chair of the People's National Party (PNP) Region Six Donald Colomathi is the new region chairman following a selection process in Westmoreland on Sunday. Read More

Dental students provide free care for infirmary residents

Friday, August, 24 2018    

MAYOR of Falmouth and chairman of the Trelawny Municipal Corporation Colin Gager,has welcomed support from the College of Oral Health Sciences, University of Technology, Jamaica to the Trelawny Infirmary. Read More

'Daddy Stone' hailed as cornerstone of Sandals Resorts International

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 23 2018    

ALBION, St James — Robert Edward Stone, popularly called Daddy Stone, Sandals Resorts International (SRI's) first team member, was hailed for his outstanding contribution to SRI's luxury resorts during a thanksgiving service held for the late steward at the Hillview Baptist Church... Read More

Hotelier Dennis Morgan in NCU Product Sample awardee

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Hotelier, businessman, developer and philanthropist Dennis Owen Morgan, OD, is the 2018 recipient of the Northern Caribbean University (NCU) Product Sample Award. Read More

Sandals, SDC host successful back-to-school treat and health fair

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

LOTTERY, St James — Scores of children from Lottery and surrounding communities in St James, were the beneficiaries of school supplies at the Sandals/SDC Back-to-School Treat and Health Fair held at the Lottery Primary School recently. Read More

Junior History' falls on bad times

BY ALAN LEWIN Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 23 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —During the 1980's and up to the year 2000, the duo of Cat Paw and Junior History were household names in Montego Bay, as the two provided top-class entertainment across the resort city. Read More

'Daylight All-Inclusive Breakfast Party 'for Mangos Resort

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — The lure of breakfast parties continues to grow with the second staging of Daylight All-inclusive Breakfast Party dubbed as the 'Farewell Summer Edition'. This latest addition is set for this Sunday at Mangos Resort in Falmouth, Trelawny. Read More

Breast Cancer 5K set for October 28

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 23 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Organisers of the Kiwanis Club of Providence/Montego Bay annual Breast Cancer 5K walk/run are targeting 2,000 participants for their eighth staging of the event, set for Sunday, October 28, in Montego Bay. Read More

ATL 'It's A Mystery' wins inaugural Kool Runnings Paintball League competition

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland - 'It's A Mystery' from ATL MoBay, won the inaugural staging of the Kool Runnings Adventure Park-staged Paintball League recently, beating 'KD Dark Squad' in the final. Read More

'Gonna get you'

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

HARTFORD, Westmoreland — Minister of National Security, Dr Horace Chang has declared that no stone will be left unturned to bring the killers of Constable Rohan Bucknor to justice, noing that his assailants are barefaced and cavalier. Read More

Jehovah Witnesses weekend convention series continues this weekend

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

ROSE HALL, St James —Local Jehovah's Witnesses will tomorrow begin the final in a series of three-day regional conventions, that began last weekend at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall, St James. The conventions are being held under the theme 'Be... Read More

Good job ISSA, but….

With Paul Reid | Thursday, August, 23 2018    

The powerful Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA), organisers of high school sports in the island, launched their 2018 football season yesterday with the announcement of new sponsors to replace telecommunications giant, Flow. Read More

UWI-WJC to meet MoBay Boys Club Warriors in Division One basketball final

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —MoBay Boys Club Warriors completed a 2-0 win over Darliston Mystros in their Western Basketball Association Men's Division One competition after a one-point (71-70) win at the Montego Bay Cricket Club in the second game of their best of three semi-final... Read More




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