Tag: Western Mirror

‘The State of Emergency is not working’ – Hylton

Despite the ongoing Zones of Special Operations and the supposedly much-improved States of Public Emergency, citizens of western parishes, particularly those in St. James, continue to cower in fear, as the increased security presence appears not to be having its intended impact, with murders still occurring with some regularity.

8 dead in 3 days

The scourge of bloodshed sweeping across the parish of St. James, which included two double murders on Thursday, continues as violence producers struck, claiming the lives of seven men in three days, while a man was shot and killed during an alleged confrontation with the police.

Mogul in the making

Virgo now has her sights set on the future, and having reaped success last Christmas with her cake-baking business, a partnership between herself and her father, Doyle Virgo, and with her mother, Andrea Hayles, supporting her all the way, the sky is but the floor of Kae-Shanae’s seemingly limitless potential

Two missing

Sashane Shakes and Onel Bailey One senile, one dumb While many celebrated happiness and togetherness and...

Exciting times for Cornwall

da'Costa Cup Noelita Lawrence - Staff Reporter Cornwall College’s push for double success in the ISSA schoolboy football competition gathers momentum this Wednesday afternoon, November 21,...

Human trafficking alive in the West

Clinton Pickering - Freelance Writer A 14-year-old Haitian girl, lured with promises of a better life, fell victim to the vicious cycle of human trafficking...

Open Letter to Prime Minister Holness

I am disgusted. I have reached my wits end with the current administration of the Hanover Municipal Corporation. I watched the heads of this municipality...

Street youth overcomes all odds

Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter Gains eight credits in international exam Kamoy Edwards could have easily continued on the path of destruction, as did many...

‘NAAALDI’ LIFT 12 STRAIGHT

Noelita Lawrence   With their dominance and seeming air of invincibility showing no signs of ending, Corinaldi, for the 12th straight year, again lifted the...

Four dead in four days

Noelita Lawrence - Staff Reporter Amidst increased joint police/military activities in hot spot communities across St. James, detectives have been kept busy at several murder scenes...