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Manchester Chamber and police strengthen bond

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — With an aim to do more to assist the police, the Manchester Chamber of Commerce late last month officially launched a committee to support law and order in a more structured and diverse way. Read More

Praise for leaders at New Forest Primary and High School
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Prime Minister Andrew Holness recently praised the leadership of the New Forest Primary and High School in southern Manchester for encouraging resourcefulness and innovation among boys.... Read More

Jamalco to be more competitive, says new MD
Halse Hall, Clarendon — New managing director of bauxite/alumina company Jamalco, Austin Mooney, says he is committed to making Jamalco a more competitive alumina refinery. ... Read More

Rewarding success at Park Mountain
Santa Cruz , St Elizabeth — Keen to have students live up to the school's motto, “Hard work will bring success,” the leadership of Park Mountain Primary School recently held special award ceremonies for all grades.... Read More

$100-m RESCUE

Monday, February, 12 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — The Seventh-day Adventist Northern Caribbean University (NCU) here had the soft launch of a social intervention programme for youth during its chapel session on Thursday, February 1. Read More

For Your Diary

Monday, February, 12 2018    

Tuesday, February 13Spalding High SchoolSchool Improvement Plan LaunchCaswell Burton AuditoriumClarendon — 1:00 pm Saturday, February 17Optimist Clubs of Christiana and Spalding2nd Quarter Zone Meeting Read More

PHOTO: Edwin gone!

Monday, February, 12 2018    

Edwin Allen High's Antoinette Black races away after getting the baton from teammate Kevona Davis on the second exchange in the Class 2 girls 4x100 metre relays at Saturday's 40th Milo Western Relays held at the Montego Bay Sports Complex. Edwin Allen won in 45.40 seconds, beating defending... Read More

One Love!

Monday, February, 12 2018    

Sixth-form students from Belair High School are a happy bunch after donating blood in Mandeville recently. Organisers say 233 units of blood were collected at the 'One Love, One Blood' donation drive by the Mandeville Regional Hospital. It was described as the largest single-day blood donation... Read More

Reno claim three points in 'ugly' win

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Friday, February, 9 2018    

FROME, Westmoreland — An injury-time goal from substitute Donovan Brown lifted FC Reno to a 1-0 win and three spots into sixth place in the Red Stripe Premier League and, in the process, hammered another nail into the coffin of last-placed Boys' Town in their third-round game at... Read More

Grief in Stettin

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-Large cummingsm@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, February, 8 2018    

A 24-year-old woman was still in police custody last night in connection with the death of her younger sister, 19-year-old Kimberly 'Kimmy' Crawford, during a bizarre incident on the weekend, which has left this small farming community in utter shock and grief. Read More

No dialogue about Falmouth's development — Trelawny Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, February, 8 2018    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — President of the Trelawny Chamber of Commerce, Delroy Christie, says while his association welcomes the recent announcement by Prime Minister Andrew Holness regarding the development of Falmouth, he is disappointed that the local business community has not been... Read More

'We Inspire' MoBay

Thursday, February, 8 2018    

The first staging of the popular We Inspire Women Brunch in Montego Bay saw several women attending the motivational and empowering event, held at the Holiday Inn Resort recently. Read More

READY FOR MILO RELAYS

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 8 2018    

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MBU continue pursuit of top six spot in Premier League Play UWI FC today at Wespow Park

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 8 2018    

TUCKER, St James — Fresh from their big win over Harbour View in their rescheduled game on Sunday, Read More

Faulkland seek mid-season final berth in Western Confed

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 8 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Faulkland FC could secure their first-ever mid-season final of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League if they beat former champions Granville United in a second-round game to be... Read More



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