Stacy Ann Nelson is Miss St Catherine

BY BASIL WALTERS Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

STACY Ann Nelson is the 2018 Miss St Catherine Festival Queen. The 24-year-old — who wears the sash of Gateway Dental — was crowned during last Sunday's coronation at Eltham High School, Eltham Park in Spanish Town. Read More

Hola, Miss Portland

BY EVERARD OWEN Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

CROWD favourite Jessica Hartley was crowned Miss Portland Festival Queen 2018 at Port Antonio High School in the parish last Saturday evening. Read More

Sebastian Braham set to touch lives

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

GOSPEL singer Sebastian Braham said he is getting ready to touch lives with his yet-to-be-titled sophomore album. Read More

HBO orders 'Game of Thrones' spinoff pilot

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Fans of "Game of Thrones" could be treated to a prequel series set thousands of years before the hit fantasy saga, network HBO announced. Read More

First Bond girl Eunice Gayson dies aged 90

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British actress Eunice Gayson, who played the first Bond girl, has died at the age of 90, the official 007 Twitter account said Saturday. Read More

Bringing Hope to the hills

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, June, 8 2018    

Hope In The Hills organiser Laura Marley is hoping to raise minimum $500,000 through ticket sales for donation to the Hope Institute of Jamaica. Read More

Crystal Fletcher's ROLE CALL

Friday, June, 8 2018    

Actress Crystal Fletcher is one of the new faces theatre producers are banking on to drum up box office excitement. Recently, she landed her second lead role in a major production, Young and Wreckless. Read More

Govana keeps it clean

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, June, 8 2018    

Govana has become a hot dancehall act, releasing successive hit songs in Gyal Clown, Gyal Thief, Rich Forever and Bake Bean. But the deejay is not new to the scene. He was once known as Deablo, a moniker he set aside three years ago. Read More

Film fest celebrates Caribbean

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, June, 8 2018    

June is designated Caribbean American Heritage Month in the United States to recognise the significance of Caribbean people and their descendants in that country's history. Read More

Saint Laurent takes NEW JERSEY

Friday, June, 8 2018    

JERSEY CITY, United States (AP) — Saint Laurent decamped from Paris to New Jersey for a menswear show with a shine that matched the glittery Manhattan nightscape Wednesday just across the downtown harbour. Read More

Conkarah releases Excita EP

Friday, June, 8 2018    

Excita is the latest EP from Conkarah. It was released on June 1 via Conkarah Music. Read More


BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, June, 8 2018    

The first edition of Reggae Gold was released in June 1993. Twenty-five years later, the various artistes compilation is still one of the biggest sellers for independent label VP Records.The 25th anniversary edition is scheduled to be released on July 27. Read More

Spiritual set for Sierra Nevada Music fest

Friday, June, 8 2018    

IT's rare that an artiste is booked for two consecutive days at a festival. But reggae artiste Spiritual has pulled off that feat for this year's staging of the 25th Sierra Nevada World Music Festival. Read More

Mavado misses cops' deadline

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor — Auto and Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, June, 7 2018    

MAVADO was a “no-show” at yesterday's questioning session at the Constant Spring Police in St Andrew. A noon deadline was issued by the cops. Read More

Gays burn Sizzla

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter | Thursday, June, 7 2018    

Sizzla Kalonji has again come under attack from gay rights groups. Read More


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