Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Teachers wear red in support of Pembroke Hall colleague
Teachers across the island wore red today, in support of one of their colleagues, who is facing a disciplinary hearing, after
Security to be beefed up at Cornwall College
The Cornwall College in St. James is to ramp up its security measures, in the wake of the attack on the dean of discipline by a parent
Tufton: isolation areas ready
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton has expressed confidence in the readiness of the facility, and staff, in the isolation areas, of
WHO declares coronavirus global emergency
  The new coronavirus has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organization, (WHO) as the outbreak continues to
Jamaica rocked by big earth tremor
Jamaicans have reported feeling a massive earth tremor minutes after 2 p.m. with several callers from almost every parish telling Irie
Holness defends SOE budget & expenditure
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has sought to defend his administration’s increased spending on crime fighting tools, such as the
Quick action by Villa Road primary principal spared children
The quick action of the principal of the Villa Road primary and junior high school ensured the safety of students this morning.  
5 hospitalised following explosion at Villa Road Primary
Five persons remain hospitalised, following an explosion, and fire, at the Villa Road primary and junior high school in Manchester,