Western News

Ackeen Colley on the move

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — After just one year at American International College in Springfield, Massachusetts, former Rusea's High and Jamaican junior middle-distance runner Ackeen Colley could be on the move again. Read More

'Lloyd B' slams education system

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, June, 28 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Outspoken western Jamaica publisher and former People's National Party (PNP) member of Parliament for St James Central Lloyd B Smith has blasted the local education system for failing to produce critical thinkers. Read More

PHOTO: For better roads

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

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Western Sports Diary June 28-July 4 2018

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

TODAYSt James FA Guardian Group D2 finalBickersteth FC vs Belmount FC - UDC 3:00 pm Western Basketball Association EBL Read More

Holland Blue Rebels seek to continue winning ways in WBA Men's Div One

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, June, 28 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Fresh from their massive 60 points win over Cornwall College 96ers last Sunday, Holland Blue Rebels will be eyeing another big win on Sunday when they take on Darliston Mystros in the first game of a Western Basketball Association Men's Division One... Read More

PHOTO: Winning Jump

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

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Spicy Hill, Rio Bueno clash in TFA Under-18

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, June, 28 2018    

GEORGIA, Trelawny — Zone 1 leaders Spicy Hill and Rio Bueno meet at Georgia in the feature game of the Trelawny Football Association Under-18 competition on Saturday. Read More

Sigma Project’s ‘West Winds’ reaches Rose Hall with telling impact

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West Writer | Thursday, June, 28 2018    

ROSE HALL, St James — The Embassy of Spain, in collaboration with the Spanish-Jamaican Foundation and Spanish- based TSK Group, rolled out a grand cultural exchange with a musical celebration dubbed 'West Winds' at the historic Rose Hall Great House in St James last... Read More

Jon Williams for Jazz on the Trinity Greens

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — One of Montego Bay's thrilling musical events, Jazz on the Trinity Greens, is set for the lawns of the Holy Trinity Church, Westgate, St James, on Saturday July 7. Read More

Hopewell United win Hanover FA knockout

Thursday, June, 28 2018    

LUCEA, Hanover — Hopewell United won the Hanover Football Association Island Lux Beach Park / Negril and MP Ian Hayles Western Hanover/CDF Hanover FA knock-out competition on Sunday after beating Super Star YC 4-3 on penalty kicks in the final played at the Watson-Taylor... Read More

'Dolla' pledges support of hemp industry

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, June, 21 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —At least one Jamaican financial institution is pledging support for potential investors when Government establishes the industrial hemp industry. Read More

'Hard road to travel'

Thursday, June, 21 2018    

The Jamaica Observer West news team earlier this week responded to calls from scores of residents and motorists in the Trelawny Northern constituency to tour sections of the Martha Brae to Wakefield main road in the parish, which the residents claim... Read More

'For cleaner communities'

Thursday, June, 21 2018    

The parish of Trelawny is to get the island's first garbage transfer station, which will be established at Lottery in the vicinity of Daniel Town at a cost of approximately $91 million. Read More

CHAMPIONS

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, June, 21 2018    

LLANDILO, Westmoreland — A third first-time qualifier is to play in next season's Western Confederation Super League after Delveland PYC won their first Westmoreland Football Association's Dujon Construction Major League title last week, beating Golden Touch FC 1-0 during extra... Read More

Dark Chocolate goes burlesque

Thursday, June, 21 2018    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland — The sixth staging of Dark Chocolate unfolds tomorrow night at Bambooze Negril, where event promoter Neikesha Kozer is inviting patrons to come and “indulge in the fantasy world of burlesque”. Read More



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