KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) has admitted that it has lost its control over social interventions programming in most communities, but believes that with sustained government support it can carry on its work.
The issue came up Wednesday, as the weekly meeting of Parliament's Public Adminis ...more »
MONTEGO BAY, St James — Jamaica Observer sports writer Paul Reid was this morning presented with the Sam Sharpe award for his contribution to sports, at a Heroes' Day civic ceremony in the historic Sam Sharpe Square, Montego Bay.
Six people from St James were also recognised for their exemplary service in various fields including, education, sports and community service.
They are: Clinton Chin, community service; Mavis Holt, education; Pauline Downer, community development; Cleopatra Eubanks, sports; Gloria Meredith, community service and Ras Natango Gallery and Garden, tourism.
Reid, a sports journalist for more than 30 years recently covered the 2012 Olympic Games, as well as the Paralympic Games, both in England.
He has also covered several other sporting events, both locally and internationally.
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