Category: Midday News

Erika Batters Leewards

The Met Service says the island is set to experience heavy rainfall this weekend, due to the effects of Tropical Storm Erika. The head of the Weather Branch at the Met...

World Boss Bolt

Usain Bolt today created more history, becoming the first athlete to win four consecutive 200 meter Word Championship titles. The 29 year old Jamaican struck Gold in the...

Health Audit to be Release by Next Week – Ferguson

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson says he should have the results of a comprehensive audit into the island’s health facilities, by next week. In May, Dr....

Police Sergeant gets 6-months Hard Labour

A Police Sergeant was yesterday sentenced to six months at hard labour in the Yallahs Resident Magistrate’s Court in St. Thomas. The Policeman, Glenford Campbell,...

Police Federation Overwhelmed by Lack of Public Support

The Police Federation says rank and file members of the Constabulary Force are being overwhelmed by several issues, including a lack of support from the public. Speaking...

Hayles Seeks to Mend Fences with DK

The new Chairman of the PNP’s Region Six, Ian Hayles is seeking to mend fences with his predecessor, Dr. DK Duncan. Last week, Dr. Duncan blasted Mr. Hayles for...

Barbican Way Closed Until December

The National Works Agency, NWA, says effective today, it will be closing Barbican Way in St. Andrew, for the next four months. Barbican Way is adjacent to the Fontana...

Thwaites Withdraws ‘Leggo Beast’ Comment

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites today withdrew his controversial “Leggo Beast” comment. The Minister had come under pressure from Opposition Leader,...

5 Shot in St. James

Five persons including a 16 year old boy were yesterday shot and injured during an incident on Rough Road, Glendevon, in St. James. Reports are that shortly before...

Kamina Disappointed in Ronnie

Story by Abka Fitz-Henley and Chevon Campbell Opposition Spokesperson on Education, Kamina Johnson-Smith, says she’s disappointed that portfolio Minister, Ronald...