Indiana State Police trooper seriously hurt in I-865 crash

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CLOSE Indiana State Police Sgt. John Perrine says that five-year veteran Ronneal Williams was struck outside his car while on a traffic stop near mile marker four on I-865, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Robert Scheer/IndyStar Per Sgt. John Perrine, the trooper, identified as Ronneal Williams, was struck outside his car while on a traffic stop Read More

St. Lucia Rugby Football Union’s Community 7s Tournament

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August 30th, 2017 0 comments PRESS RELEASE:-Saint Lucia Rugby Football Union (SLRFU) is on its second year of hosting Community 7s Rugby Tournament. The Tournament primarily aims to sensitize and introduce rugby to the many communities around the island. For 2017, the Tournament will be used for selection of players for national team training. SLRFU intends Read More

Barbados: Police investigating million-dollar cocaine seizure

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August 30th, 2017 0 comments Barbados Today:-Police are investigating the seizure of 48 kilos of cocaine on Monday, August 28. Members of the Drug Squad and other law enforcement agencies conducted a drug operation which resulted in the seizure. The cocaine has a street value of over $2 million. The police did not say where Read More

Hunt for UK businessman missing in Barbados

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August 30th, 2017 0 comments BBC:-A British businessman who is believed to have been working in Barbados has been reported missing. Car salesman Steven Weare, from Lancashire, was last seen in the car park of a Burger King restaurant near Bridgetown on 23 August. The 49-year-old was driving a silver Mitsubishi Warrior pick-up with the Read More

Dominica to host 14th OECS Bar Association Regional Law Conference

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Roberts said the conference will be held in Dominica President of the Dominica Bar Association (DBA) Mary A Roberts has announced that the 14th OECS Bar Association’s Regional Law Conference will take place in Dominica this year. She made the announcement during a scholarship ceremony held at the Prevo Cinemall on Tuesday. “At this time Read More

PM Holness laments breakdown of citizen security in Jamaica

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By Derrick Scott New York – Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Hon. Andrew Holness has lamented that the greatest hindrance to Jamaica’s development and job creation remains citizen security. Addressing the Jamaica 55 Independence Gala at the New York Hilton in Manhattan on Saturday night, Prime Minister Holness said in order to reduce the level of criminal Read More

Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness receives Leadership Award in NY

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By Derrick Scott New York – On Saturday, August 26th, Jamaica’s Prime Minister Hon. Andrew Holness and former Prime Minister Edward Seaga, were honoured by the New York based Jamaica Independence Foundation for their contribution towards the development of Jamaica. The Prime Minister was presented with the “Distinguished Leadership Award,” while former Prime Minister Seaga Read More

Photo Highlights: Atlanta Jamaican Association (AJA) Independence Ball 2017

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The Atlanta Jamaican Association (AJA)  Independence Ball was held on Saturday, August 12 at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel (165 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta).  Thirteen scholarships were awarded to college-bound students living in metro Atlanta and Jamaica. Her Excellency Audrey Marks, Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, delivered the keynote address. Also in attendance was the Honorable Read More

Book Review: Magnus the Mongoose Meets New Friends

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Synopsis Magnus the Mongoose Meets New Friends is the first title in this Jamaican book series. It is a vibrantly illustrated, wonderfully told story about the first meeting of the SMARTs and Magnus, who lives in the bushes neighboring The Sunny Square School. Magnus appears during break time with Patch the Donkey to take Shelly, Read More