Jamaicans Urged To Do Farming

05/05/2021 0

 When contemplating her career path as a youngster, Citerina Atkins did not have farming on her list of options, but three years into her journey as a member of the agricultural sector, she is now [more..]

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Harmony Hall Easter Craft Fair

17/04/2019 0

If you are in and around the Ocho Rios vicinity, or just in need of somewhere to be, do get your feathers up and check out the Easter Craft fair happening at Harmony Hall. This [more..]

Four Primary and Infant Schools Upgrade

15/08/2019 0

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is to carry out infrastructural upgrade of four St. Ann-based Primary and Infant schools. Portfolio Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, told JIS News that the upgrading work [more..]

Sturridge Hosts Bucksfield Fun Day

16/07/2016 0

LIVERPOOL striker Daniel Sturridge returns to host the third annual Charity Family Fun Day, Football Tournament and Reggae Concert at the Buckfields Playing Field in Ochi Rios, St Ann, today. “I want to invite everybody [more..]


Who Benefits From Bauxite Mining?

15/08/2019 0

Bauxite mining has now arrived in Walkerswood, Saint Ann. There is large scale mining of bauxite taking place to the east and south of Walkerswood. The bauxite company is carrying out its activities with no [more..]

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Aabuthnott Board Resigns!

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The Aabuthnott Gallimore High School in St Ann is to get a new board following the resignation of  the members. GPO understands that the Board resigned due to several disagreements with [more..]

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A Profile of St. Ann

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15/12/2016 0
Brown’s Town Community College (BTCC) hosted its graduation ceremony for the class of 2016 on Thursday, November 17, at the main campus, in Brown’s Town, St Ann. The ceremony was hosted under the theme “Committed [more..]
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Courts Furniture Store Upgraded

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Courts, which recently launched its new Ashley store in Liguanea, St Andrew, has continued to invest in its retail outlets with the upgrade of the store in Ocho Rios, St Ann. The store has a [more..]

Hurricane Matthew is Coming

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Jamaica’s emergency management agency started deploying supplies to shelters yesterday as Hurricane Matthew gained strength while churning across the warm waters of the central Caribbean, resulting in the Meteorological Service labelling the cyclone “extremely dangerous” [more..]