Tauna Thomas

Credit-Scotia Transitions to LASCO Micro-Finance

Scotia Jamaica Micro-Finance Company Limited, formerly traded as Credi-Scotia, has changed its name to LASCO Micro-Finance Limited. This came into effect on December 1...

Christopher Townsend Turns Down Michael McLean Case

Defence Attorney, Christopher Townsend will not be representing Michael McLean- the man accused of killing 6 people in St. Thomas in 2006. Townsend told the court on...

Security Guard in Haile Clacken Case to Go to Trial

The matter involving security guard, Shawn Cole, who is before the courts for killing well-known Hampton and Munro College teacher Haile Clacken is set to go to trial....

‘Let There Be Light!’ – Crooked River & Dover Receive Street Lights After 25yrs

The Crooked River community in South East St. Mary recently had electricity turned on in their area for the first time in more than 25-years. The community is one of two...

Bus Service Resumes in August Town After Violence Forces Suspension

The Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC has resumed service to the Bryce Hill community in the trouble August Town area. JUTC had suspended its service yesterday...

UPDATE: Michael McLean Murder Trial Day 7

There’s a possibility a tenth attorney will be representing Michael McLean today. McLean is on trial for killing 6 people in St. Thomas in 2006. Attorney...

UPDATE: Michael McLean Murder Trial Day 5

Both the original and copy files of the caution statements given by the man who’s accused of killing six people in St. Thomas in 2006 are missing. Yesterday the...

UPDATE: Michael McLean Murder Trial Day Four

The original file containing a question and answer document as well as the caution statement of Michael McLean, the man accused of killing six people in St Thomas,...

Security Minister Wants to Re-Brand State of Emergency

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, is trying to rebrand the State of Public Emergency in St. James. He says as of yesterday, they’ll be calling it the...

UPDATE: Michael McLean Murder Trial Day 3

The third day of the trial of Michael McLean, the man accused of killing six persons, stalled for almost two hours today following the late arrival of the Commissioner...