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Duanvale beat President's XI in TCA 50-over competition

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny —  The Trelawny Cricket Association (TCA) domestic 50-over competition continued across the parish last Sunday with the playing of three games. Read More

Title Hunt Green Pond, MoBay City clash in St James FA U-17

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Green Pond High will seek back-to-back titles on Saturday when they take on MoBay City FC in the final of the St James Football Association Sandals International Under-17 competition at the UDC field starting at 2:00 pm. Read More

St James welcomes new top cop

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James - Senior police officers let their hair down during a reception for newly transferred Area One boss, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Donovan Chambers, hosted by members of the Montego Bay business community at Henry McCurdy's Restaurant at Shoppes of Rose Hall... Read More

PHOTO: Off to Morgan State University

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

Cornwall College high jumper Kobe Jordan Rhooms (left) left the island recently to take up a track and field scholarship at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland. Rhooms, photographed with his mother Kerry-Ann Rigg-Rhooms at Sangster International Airport, has represented the in island... Read More

Campbell is new western referee president

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

Paul Campbell of Trelawny is the new chairman of the Western Referees Group after a one-vote win over Recordo Sailsman at a meeting held at the Montego Bay Sports Complex on Saturday. Read More

Coaches hail Caribbean Hoopfest

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 24 2017    

The third Caribbean Hoopfest that was held at the Montego Bay Community College last weekend has been commended by the three overseas coaches who were involved in the event, won by Team NYC out of New York. Read More

PHOTO: Happy 30th Pier 1

Thursday, August, 24 2017    

Pier 1, one of Montego Bay's well-known eatery and entertainment spot, which was recently awarded the Mayor's Special award for commerce, entertainment and eatery, is celebrating 30 years of existence this year. The celebrations climaxed on Tuesday night when Pier 1 rolled out the red carpet for... Read More

Grave concern!

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, August, 24 2017    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny —  Concerns are mounting that some of the cemeteries in the parish of Trelawny are running out of burial space. Read More

'One Hop' wonder

BY RENAE DIXON Observer staff reporter dixonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 21 2017    

DONOVON Levers only has one leg, but that has not affected his vibrant personality or his independence.In fact, the Great Pond, St Ann, resident has declared himself one of the “skillest one-foot man in Jamaica right now”. Read More

'A hard act to follow'

Monday, August, 21 2017    

FORMER People's National Party (PNP) Member of Parliament for St Mary South Eastern Harry Douglas has surmised that the next Member of Parliament for the constituency, left vacant by the sudden death of Dr Winston Green, has “a hard act to follow”. Read More

A frightening experience at sea

Monday, August, 21 2017    

GARFIELD Gordon had been fishing for 15 years, but nothing could have prepared him for the day his boat's engine failed him at sea. Read More

St Thomas' Truddiann Ashmead is National Farm Queen 2017

Monday, August, 21 2017    

TWENTY-five-year-old Truddiann Ashmead has been crowned Jamaica's 54th Farm Queen.Ashmead, who represented St Thomas in the competition, is expected to represent the agricultural sector for one year. Read More

WEEPING SUPPORTERS

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Observer staff reporter francisk@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 21 2017    

THERE was wailing at the constituency office in St Mary South Eastern following the sudden death of two-term Member of Parliament Dr Winston Green last Monday. Read More

PHOTO: Weeping supporters

Monday, August, 21 2017    

Constituents reeling from sudden death of St Mary South Eastern MP Rose Collington (right) and Sherene Thawe weep openly following the sudden death of Dr Winston Green, Member of Parliament for St Mary South Eastern, last Monday.  Read More

PHOTO: St Thomas takes the crown

Monday, August, 21 2017    

National Farm Queen 2017 Truddian Ashmead (centre) is flanked by runners-up Shannan Dawkins (left) and Shanique Shand. Read More



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