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Sam Sharpe extends community reach

Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Sam Sharpe Teachers' College in Montego Bay has committed to extending its reach beyond the college walls and stimulate thought that will aid in building the wider community. Read More

Downward trend

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland — The Westmoreland police are celebrating a 36 per cent reduction in murders in the parish since the start of this year. Read More

Get professional advice, Tufton urges flu patients

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton is advising the public to prevent any confusion between dengue and the H1N1 flu by seeking medical assistance after developing symptoms of these diseases in order to ensure proper diagnosis and... Read More

Teshuva Wellness opens in Montego Bay

Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Montego Bay welcomed its newest addition to the list of medical facilities offering first-world standards in health care and treatment with the recent opening of Teshuva Wellness. Read More

Tufton open to dengue discourse but stresses Hanover highest obesity rate among men

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

LUCEA, Hanover — Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton says he is willing to meet with the Hanover Municipal Corporation and other stakeholders to discuss concerns they may have about dengue and other health-related issues. Read More

Big boost for MoBay

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Government and performing arts centres are to be constructed on a 14-acre plot of land on Bevan Avenue in Montego Bay, St James, which now houses commercial operations for the State-run National Water... Read More

MBU, RENO IN CELLAR CLASH

PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

FROME, Westmoreland —Western-based clubs Montego Bay United and FC Reno, both fighting for their Red Stripe Premier League lives, will clash at the Frome Sports Complex in a crucial third round fixture on Sunday, starting at 3:30 pm. Read More

ANTIGUAN HIGH ON REGGAE

BY ALAN LEWIN Observer writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —Leading Antiguan reggae act Fucha Kid is now in western Jamaica promoting his latest single, titled Trust Somebody. Read More

China, Jamaica should continuously support each other — ambassador Tian

By Kathryn Mooij Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - The Chinese community in Montego Bay, St James, commenced the celebration of the Lunar New Year on a philanthropic note. Read More

Cross-zone of JFF Western Confederation Charley's JB Rum Super League kicks off

PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

GRANVILLE, St James — Fresh from their first mid-season title in over five years, defending champions Wadadah FC will start their quest for the double when they travel to face former champions Granville United at the Granville Community Centre as the cross-zone... Read More

Busy transfer window for Super League

PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —It was a busy January for Western Confederation Super League clubs in the transfer window with the teams expected to challenge for the title, all making a number of transactions. Read More

Herbert start U-14 defence

Thursday, February, 28 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison Technical will start the defence of their ISSA Western Conference boys' Under-14 basketball title this afternoon when they take on Holland High School at Bogue starting at 3:30pm. Read More

STETHS lead charge by St Elizabeth schools at Western Champs

Monday, February, 25 2019    

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — St Elizabeth schools, led by seven-time boys' champions St Elizabeth Technical High (STETHS), had several top- 10 finishes in both sections at the recent County of Cornwall Athletics Association (COCAA) Western Championships. Read More

Certified!

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, February, 25 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Mandeville Infant School, over the years, has developed a reputation for offering high-quality education. Read More

Women's Centre students empowered by technology tour

Monday, February, 25 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — A group of 25 students from the Women's Centre Foundation of Jamaica (WCFJ) in Mandeville participated in a specially designed technology tour at Northern Caribbean University (NCU) on Monday, February 11 observed as International Day for Girls and Women in... Read More



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