Tag: Western Jamaica

EDITORIAL: A TEMPORARY TRUCE

Around Christmastime in 1914, along the Western Front of World War 1, soldiers of the British, French and German armies – mentally and physically...

EAST STREET MURDER

The police have released the identity of the man shot and killed along East Street in Montego Bay last Friday. He is 31-year-old Marlon Rose,...

12 killed in 4 days

 Noelita Lawrence Staff Reporter Between last Friday and Monday of this week, 12 lives were snuffed out in St. James. Another nine persons were injured during the...

KNOCKOUT PUNCH

Barrington Flemming Staff Reporter Small business operators in downtown Montego Bay say it will take them up to a month before they can resume normal operations,...

MoBay hit by worst flooding

PM to ask Cabinet for emergency funding Clinton Pickering Freelance Writer Confronted by the worst flooding disaster ever witnessed in Montego Bay, Prime Minister Andrew...

Warring factions have communities on edge

At their wits' end   The escalating crime problem in Westmoreland, where more than a hundred persons have been killed since the start of the...

Shelf-packer brutally murdered on the job

Michael Nattoo Staff Reporter On Wednesday, August 16, moments before he was killed, 22-year-old shelf-packing assistant, Ocielle Hall, stood face to face with his killer, unaware...

FINALLY!!

Noelita Lawrence - Staff Reporter   After more than a decade toiling, perseverers Challengers finally got their hand on the Western Masters League trophy. Challengers, perennial semi-finalists,...

Emancipation Day mobbing

Barrington Flemming - Staff Reporter The euphoria of Emancipation Day was brought to a halt, as the parish of Westmoreland witnessed the mob-style killing of...

‘SADAM’ killed, Whitehouse rejoices

Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter Eyewitness accounts of the death of Westmoreland’s Most Wanted The 96 rounds of ammunition, an UZI Sub-Machine gun, and a...