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Sports Diary — April 12-18
TODAY ISSA/Western Conference Girls' basketballMontego Bay High vs Muschett — William Knibb — 1:30 pmWilliam Knibb vs Holland High — William Knibb — 3:00 pm ... Read More

Melbourne, Lilliput draw 1-1 in St James FA Sandals/ATL Senior League
MONTEGO BAY, St James — It's all level between Melbourne Mind Game and Lilliput Rovers after the first leg of the St James Football Association Sandals/ATL Senior League following a 1-1 scoreline at the UDC field on Tuesday.... Read More

Holland, MoBay High seek second place in ISSA girls' basketball
MARTHA BRAE, Trelawny — Holland High and Montego Bay High School will continue their race for second place in the ISSA Western Conference girls' basketball competition today at a double-header to be played at William Knibb Memorial High in Martha Brae,...... Read More

Gun worries

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, April, 12 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Minister of National Security Dr Horace Chang has welcomed the sharp reduction of murders in St James since the declaration of a state of public emergency in the parish, but is concerned over the limited success reaped in removing the illegal guns from the... Read More

Plans in high gear for 'Trelawny Got Soul'

Thursday, April, 12 2018    

DUNCANS, Trelawny — Plans are in high gear for the 2018 staging of the 'Trelawny Got Soul' concert, which will be held for the first time at the historic Kettering Baptist Church in Duncans after last year's staging at the Trelawny Multi-Purpose Stadium. Read More

Guardian Group night run could not have come at a better time — Crawford

Thursday, April, 12 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The fourth staging of the Guardian Group 'Keep It Alive' night run in Montego Bay could not have come at a better time, according to councillor of the Spring Gardens Division of the St James Municipal Corporation, Dwight Crawford. Read More

All to play for

BY PAUL REID Observer West writer | Thursday, April, 12 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Granville Jaguars and Montego Bay Cricket Club Knights will met on Saturday at the Montego Bay Cricket Club to decide the champions of the National Basketball — West after scoring convincing semi-final wins last... Read More

PHOTO: CHAMPION FARMER

Thursday, April, 12 2018    

Champion farmer at the recently held Montpelier Agricultural and Livestock Show, Robert Campbell (centre), receives his trophy and other prizes from Jascinth Ambersley, branch manager ,H&L Agro Montego Bay (right), while Mayor of Montego Bay Homer Davis shares in the moment. (Photo: Anthony... Read More

PHOTO: All to play for

Thursday, April, 12 2018    

Dave Black of Granville Jaguars (left) fights his way past Catherine Hall All-Stars Dwayne Johns in Sunday's NBL-West semi-final at the Montego Bay Cricket Club (MBCC). Granville won the game 73-62 and will meet MBCC Knights in the final on Saturday. (Photo: Paul Reid)) Read More

Three Angels commits to community

Monday, April, 9 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Late last month, Three Angels Pharmacy here marked the anniversary of a mobile clinic it rolled out a year ago.Last year, proprietor Rohan McNellie had plans to offer free health care beyond the borders of Manchester. Read More

Job readiness fair bolsters HEART trainees' confidence

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, April, 9 2018    

KENDAL, Manchester — The HEART Trust/NTA recently hosted approximately 650 trainees at an Employability Skills/Exit Readiness Fair at Kendal Conference Centre. Read More

New day for Winston Jones High welding students

Monday, April, 9 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — A new world of opportunities has opened up for welding technology students of Winston Jones High School in Pratville, Manchester. Read More

Bauxite woes

BY GARFIELD MYERS Editor-at-Large South/Central Bureau | Monday, April, 9 2018    

MYERSVILLE, St Elizabeth — Councillor Layton Smith (PNP, Myersville Division) in St Elizabeth South Eastern was a relieved man last Thursday when Sophia Frazer-Binns, the Opposition People's National Party (PNP) shadow spokesman on the environment, visited his division. Read More

For your diary

Monday, April, 9 2018    

Wednesday, April 11 Northern Caribbean UniversityDepartment of Communication StudiesSymposiumMain AuditoriumMandeville - 10:00 am Wednesday, April 11- Friday, April 13  Read More



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