'Mi sell mi one cow'

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, March, 1 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — When Kemille Blair, 24, spoke to the Jamaica Observer yesterday, he was “wondering and pondering” what his next move will be. Read More

Made in Manchester 2018

Monday, February, 26 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — The annual micro and small business exposition Made in Manchester is scheduled to be staged here on Sunday, March 4. Read More

Jamaica Day in Manchester

Monday, February, 26 2018    

Mandeville , Manchester — Like thousands across Jamaica, students and teachers in Manchester dressed in the black, green and gold of the national flag, marked Jamaica Day last Friday with appropriate cultural activities. Read More

Parish library wraps up Black History Month Lecture Series

Monday, February, 26 2018    

MAIDSTONE, Manchester — The Manchester Parish Library last week completed its two-part Black History Month Lecture Series. Read More

Nurses told to soar like New Horizons space probe

Monday, February, 26 2018    

SPALDING, Clarendon — On the face of it, health care may seem very different to space exploration. Read More

For your diary

Monday, February, 26 2018    

Tuesday, February 27 Young Women of PurposeGraduation/Closing CeremonyREAP 11 — Education and Empowerment InitiativeRidgemount United Church HallMandeville — 10:00 am  Read More


Monday, February, 26 2018    

Edwin Allen High School ran a record time of 44.76 seconds in the Girls' Class Three sprint relay at the Gibson McCook Relays at National Stadium on Saturday. Edwin Allen broke the previous mark of 44.91 seconds set by them last year. Photo shows the final baton changeover in Saturday's... Read More

PHOTO: Pure Joy!

Monday, February, 26 2018    

Student nurses at the Knox Community College in Spalding, Clarendon, celebrate at their striping and capping ceremony. (See story inside) Photo: Gregory Bennett Read More

WILFRED 'JACKSIE' REID — patriot, family man, community stalwart

ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, February, 25 2018    

DEVON, Manchester — The school of hard knocks started early for Wilfred 'Jacksie' Reid. Read More

Government 'dissing' Jamaicans, says Phillips

BY GARFIELD MYERS Editor at Large, South/Central Bureau myersg@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 23 2018    

JUNCTION, St Elizabeth — Opposition Leader Peter Phillips accused the Andrew Holness-led Government late Wednesday of treating Jamaicans with “disdain and disregard”, and acting contrary to the spirit of the country's democracy, constitution and traditions. Read More

Digicel Pic of the Day - Super Kevona

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Edwin Allen's Kevona Davis finishes her record-breaking 23.61 seconds to win the Class Two girls' 200m at the Digicel Central Athletics Championships at GC Foster College yesterday. (Photo: Dwayne Richards) Read More

Churches challenged to help make Jamaica 'Positively exceptional again'

Friday, February, 16 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Seventh-day Adventists and the wider Christian community have been challenged to make Jamaica positively exceptional again by incorporating outreach programmes that reflect their stewardship responsibilities for all facets of the lives of Jamaicans. Read More

Manchester Chamber and police strengthen bond

Monday, February, 12 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — With an aim to do more to assist the police, the Manchester Chamber of Commerce late last month officially launched a committee to support law and order in a more structured and diverse way. Read More

Praise for leaders at New Forest Primary and High School

By Alicia Sutherland Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, February, 12 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Prime Minister Andrew Holness recently praised the leadership of the New Forest Primary and High School in southern Manchester for encouraging resourcefulness and innovation among boys. Read More

Jamalco to be more competitive, says new MD

Monday, February, 12 2018    

Halse Hall, Clarendon — New managing director of bauxite/alumina company Jamalco, Austin Mooney, says he is committed to making Jamalco a more competitive alumina refinery. Read More


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