Big day at STETHS

Santa Cruz , St Elizabeth — St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) recently showed off its technical/vocational education programme during 'Tech/Voc Day' on the school campus. Read More

SDC Local Economic Support boosts farming in Manchester
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — More than 25 farming communities in Manchester are benefiting from the Social Development Commission's (SDC) Local Economic Support initiative which recently hosted a farmers' festival in this south central town.... Read More

Joyful, joyful
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Under the theme “Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee” the Manchester Municipal Corporation in collaboration with the Jamaica Constabulary Force last Monday (December 10) held the annual service of readings, carols and tree lighting, to officially...... Read More

BREDS FOUNDATION - A 'blueprint' for a better Jamaica
TREASURE BEACH, St Elizabeth – Treasure Beach-based non-profit Breds Foundation recently marked 20 years of contribution to community development in various ways, including education, sports, life skills and environmental protection.... Read More


Monday, December, 17 2018    

May Pen, Clarendon — A week after beating Cornwall College to take the all-rural ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup, Carendon College travelled to the National Stadium in Kingston and stopped Kingston College 1-0 to capture the ISSA Olivier Shield. Read More

A touch of class

Monday, December, 17 2018    

In a recent ISSA Rural Area Under-14 football game between Lennon High and Spalding High, Lennon goalkeeper Tyraze Samms got mud all over his face during heavy rain. His captain, Chevaunie Stewart, stopped playing, left his position and used his shirt to wipe the mud off his teammate's face. Read More

Reno hold Mount Pleasant to listless 0-0 draw

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, December, 15 2018    

FROME, Westmoreland — FC Reno and Mt Pleasant Football Academy played out a listless 0-0 draw on a hard and bumpy surface at Frome Sports Grounds in their Red Stripe Premier League second-round game on Thursday. Read More

Winston Dear, the toast of MBCCI Awards Banquet

Thursday, December, 13 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Retired commissioned land surveyor and businessman Winston Dear was the toast of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (MBCCI) 2018 Awards Banquet on Saturday night as he was inducted into MBCCI Wall of Fame during the August event held at the... Read More

Ganjamaica Cup to climax Rastafari Rootz Fest

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, December, 13 2018    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland — Read More

Three Cornwall College players on Florida bound all-schools team

Thursday, December, 13 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Three members of the Cornwall College team that won the ISSA Champions Cup and were runners-up in the ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup competition have been included in the 20 member all-schools team that will participate in the CASA/Lauderhill Youth Soccer Classic in... Read More

Western-based promoter Warren Clarke looks to expand party brand

Thursday, December, 13 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Buoyed by the success of a second staging of Cabana Beach Daze this year, western Jamaica-based promoter Warren Clarke of Hundred Promotions is pleased with the progress of the party and upbeat about the development of the brand into an internationally... Read More

Sagicor Bank treats clients to a night of Mardi Gras Mystery

Thursday, December, 13 2018    

It's the season for festivities and Sagicor Bank pulled out all the stops for its clients in western Jamaica last Saturday when the financial powerhouse hosted a fancy Mardi Gras affair at the opulent Tryall Club in Sandy Bay, Hanover. Read More

CIBC assists Savanna-la-Mar Rotary Club with school projects

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 13 2018    

SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland —The Rotary Club of Savanna-la-Mar, which is currently undertaking two projects in schools, recently received a boost with the donation of $30,000 from CIBC First Caribbean International Bank. Read More

Western Confed heats up

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 13 2018    

 MONTEGO BAY, St James Read More

Granville All-Age retain 10-and-under Ziva-Zilara title

Thursday, December, 13 2018    

GRANVILLE, St James — Granville All-Age retained the Granville/Hyatt Ziva-Zilara 10-and-under football title on Friday after they held off Corinaldi Avenue Primary 1-0 in the final played on the grounds of the Granville All-Age School in St James. Read More




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