Sport Diary — Feburary 14

Thursday, February, 14 2019    

TODAYISSA Western Conference Girls' BasketballWilliam Knibb vs Muschett High- York Castle -1:30 pmYork Castle vs Mt Alvernia High- York Castle - 3:00 pm St James FA Sandals Resorts International Major League Read More

Herbert Morrison make good start in girls' basketball

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 14 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison Technical made an impressive return to the ISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketball competition on Tuesday with a big 55-5 win over newcomers York Castle High in the opening games played at Mt Alvernia High in Montego Bay, St... Read More


Thursday, February, 14 2019    

Members of the St James Preparatory 4x100m relay team pose with a Milo Jamaica official (left) after retaining their Prep School Girls' 4x100m title at the 41st Milo Western Relays that were held at the GC Foster Sports College in Angels, St Catherine on Saturday. (Photo: Paul Reid) Read More


Thursday, February, 14 2019    

Tyrese Reid of Spot Valley High retains his Men's Open 800m title at Saturday's 41st Milo Western Relays that were held at the GC Foster Sports College in Angels, St Catherine. Reid won the race in 1:53.20 seconds and lowered the record 1:54.82 seconds he established last year at the Montego Bay... Read More

FIA stages inaugural 5K Colour Walk/Run

Thursday, February, 14 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —Fairfield International Academy (FIA) will on Sunday stage its inaugural 5K Colour Walk/Run, starting at the Blue Diamond Shopping Centre in Ironshore, St James. Read More

Bartlett fetes Mount Airy, Broughton for outstanding performance in 2018 TVJ quiz

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 14 2019    

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PHOTO: Netball Queens!

Monday, February, 11 2019    

NAIN, St Elizabeth - JISCO Alpart Jamaica recently held its inaugural schools' netball competition at the Frankfield Primary School with 12 primary schools and three high schools participating. Read More

Bishop Gibson High takes central title in invitational cheer-off

Monday, February, 11 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Bishop Gibson High was the top central Jamaica school in the recent cheerleading competition here. Read More

Guardian Group Foundation donates equipment valued over $4m to Mandeville Regional Hospital

Monday, February, 11 2019    

More than 600,000 residents in the parishes of Manchester, Clarendon and St Elizabeth are set to benefit from new equipment now retrofitted at the Mandeville Regional Hospital from proceeds of the Guardian Group Foundation's 2018 “Keep it Alive” 5K Night... Read More

Jamalco promotes disaster preparedness

Monday, February, 11 2019    

MAY PEN, Clarendon — More than 400 students from the Mount Airy, Richmond Park and Mocho Primary schools in Clarendon benefitted from an Earthquake Awareness presentation which was organised by bauxite/alumina company Jamalco in commemoration of Earthquake Awareness Month... Read More


Monday, February, 11 2019    

(1) Wednesday February 13Saudicka Diaram Media &Northern Caribbean UniversityDepartment of Communication StudiesForumThe Business of Media —Financial Literacy for CreativesSolomon Harriot Lecture Theatre Read More

No to disorder!

Monday, February, 11 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Head of the Manchester Police Division, Superintendent Wayne Cameron says he will be taking steps to deal with what he called “significant public order issues” in Spalding, located on the border of north-western Clarendon and north-eastern... Read More

Netball joy for May Day High, Bethabara Primary

Monday, February, 11 2019    

NAIN, St Elizabeth — May Day High and Bethabara Primary School took most of the plaudits at JISCO Alpart Jamaica's inaugural schools' netball competition at Frankfield Primary School late last month. Read More

SSYC launches project to raise funds for homework centre

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The Salt Spring Youth for Change (SSYC) group in a joint effort with councillor for the Salt Spring Division, Sylvan Reid, recently launched the Salt Spring Community Corner League football competition, as part of a fundraising drive to erect a homework... Read More

Historic CHTA Caribbean Marketplace

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

The 2019 edition of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Caribbean Marketplace recorded a historic staging with the addition of 36 new buyers including a Chinese delegation, marking a first for the event. Read More


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