Regional

Black River Primary wins third western Primary champs

PAUL A REID Observer Writer | Thursday, July, 11 2019    

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'We are worried'

BY EVERARD OWEN Observer writer | Monday, July, 8 2019    

One Portland family has had sleepless nights since discovering the rapid rate at which land erosion has been taking place, threatening to destroy the place family members have called home for decades. Read More

VIDEO: NW St Ann off the mark with revolving pig project

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Senior staff reporter francisk@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, July, 8 2019    

In St Ann North Western, a thriving, revolving pig project which began in 2018 has been assisting residents financially, following concerns raised about unemployment. Read More

PHOTO: St MARY'S VERY OWN

Monday, July, 8 2019    

Sachique Daneika (centre) was on Saturday crowned St Mary Festival Queen. The event took place at St Mary Anglican Church Hall in Port Maria. Under the theme 'Strong Jamaican Woman... Woman of Culture', Sachique stood out, walking away with the sectional prizes of Most Culturally Aware and Best... Read More

'St Thomas crisis'

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Senior staff reporter francisk@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, July, 8 2019    

Intermittent water supply in White Horses, St Thomas, has forced residents out of their homes and onto the streets to carry out basic household chores, even as monthly National Water Commission (NWC) bills continue to come. Read More

'I will show my mother that I can do better'

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

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WMC calls for resumption of work on much-needed facility

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland — The Westmoreland Municipal Corporation has written to the Ministry of Local Government in an effort to have work on the budgeted $74 million Westmoreland Municipal Corporation administrative building completed. Read More

Jamaica International Beauty Expo highlights

Thursday, July, 4 2019    

The second staging of the highly anticipated Jamaica International Beauty Expo (JIBE) attracted droves of attendees and over 100 exhibitors for three days of beauty, fashion and wellness products. Read More

Bartlett sets $15-m target for education fund

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Member of Parliament for St James East Central, Edmund Bartlett has launched a drive to secure $15 million in funding to continue financial assistance for students in his constituency through his East Central St James Educational... Read More

McKenzie named MVP

PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Shaunavan McKenzie of champions Coopers Pen FC was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) following last weekend's final of the Trelawny Football Association's Major League against Duanvale FC at the Elleston Wakeland Centre in... Read More

Hip Strip — JUL 4

Thursday, July, 4 2019    

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Night noise row

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

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Jamaica shines at Sandals Festival of the Arts

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

 WHITEHOUSE, Westmoreland — Jamaica took the lion's share of the prizes up for grabs at the hotly contested Sandals Festival of the Arts, staged here at Sandals South Coast over five intensely entertaining days, last week. Read More

Boys Club win opening U-20 game

BY PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

TUCKER, St James — Montego Bay Boys Club scored a come-from-behind win to open their account in the St James Football Association Sandals International Under-20 competition, beating West Green 2-1 at the UDC field on Monday. Read More

Three in a row

PAUL A REID Observer writer | Thursday, July, 4 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Granville Primary became the first team to win three straight St James Football Association Victoria Mutual Foundation Under-13 title after a 3-0 penalty win over John Rollins Success Primary at the UDC Field in Montego Bay on Friday. Read More



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