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West well represented at national honours and awards ceremony

WESTERN Jamaica was well represented at the Ceremony for Investiture of National Honours and Awards on Monday at King's House, with seven recipients for contribution to their respective industries and three awardees for the Badge of Honour for Gallantry. Read More

McClurkin turns up the praise at COME CELEBRATE JESUS
ROSE HALL, St James — Top selling American gospel and multiple Grammy award-winning singer and minister, Donnie McClurkin brought the house down as hundreds of patrons flocked the Montego Bay Convention Centre on Saturday last for the seventh staging of Come Celebrate...... Read More

Supt Beeput, Darien Streete lead Hanover Heroes Day awardees
LUCEA, Hanover — Superintendent of police in charge of the Hanover Police Division Sharon Beeput and Cornwall College student, Darien Streete were among 27 individuals recognised at the parish's annual National Heroes Day Civic and Awards ceremony hosted by the Hanover Municipal...... Read More

Scott urges local authority to preserve
FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Derrick Scott, a Falmouth native now living in the United States, is livid with the local authority for turning a blind eye to the construction of buildings without any regard for Georgian architecture in the historic town of Falmouth.... Read More

ON A HIGH! Cornwall College's Shavon McDonald wants to end schoolboy football time with more trophies

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 18 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —Shavon McDonald is hopeful that his final season in the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association/Wata daCosta Cup football competition will be a memorable one as he wants to lead Cornwall College to a 13th title, and his second in three... Read More

PHOTO: Allan Vanriel

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

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Reno Stutter

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 18 2018    

FROME, Westmoreland — FC Reno are seeking their second win of the season when they welcome Waterhouse FC in the Red Stripe Premier League in their third-straight game at the Frome Sports Complex on Sunday, starting at 3:00 pm. Read More

Swept Away Sportsmanship Award

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

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PHOTO: Thank You, Old Boys

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

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'Enough is Enough'

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — President of the Cornwall Bar Association Stacy-Ann Young has expressed concern over the recent disclosure that the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) has other plans for the parcel of land on which members of the judiciary were eyeing for the construction of a... Read More

HIP STRIP - October 18, 2018

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

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Sport Diary — October 18

Wednesday, October, 17 2018    

TODAY ISSA RURAL AREA NETBALL ZONE ACambridge vs Irwin — 2:30 pm Hopewell vs Rhodes Hall — 2:30 pm ZONE CMerlene Ottey vs Manning's — 2:30 pm Read More

Hanover priest laments large number of youth in need of remedial attention

Thursday, October, 11 2018    

LUCEA, Hanover - Rev Carl Clarke, the priest in charge of the St Philip and James Catholic Church in Lucea, Hanover, is bemoaning the number of youths in the parish who need remedial attention. Read More

HIP STRIP - October 11

Thursday, October, 11 2018    

A LEG UP We snapped the lovely Carrie Wilson partying at Tightlines in Montego Bay last Saturday. (Photos: Aceion Cunningham)AHOY MATES Keniel Lee (left) and Jodi-Ann Foster made fast friends with our Hip Strip lens at Tight Lines in Montego Bay last Saturday. Read More

OBSERVER TAKES STYLE OUT (TSO) - A hit in MoBay

Thursday, October, 11 2018    

Last Thursday, the Jamaica Observer's Takes Style Out hit the second city of Monetgo Bay with discounts on a variety of items from clothes to electronics at all of the participating stores in the city. Read More



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