When veteran educator Professor Geraldine Hodelin stepped forward on National Heroes Day 2013 to receive a national honour, she had no idea her husband would just a year later be walking the same path.
Courageous acts of selflessness displayed by Jamaicans did not go unnoticed as the National Honours and Awards Ceremony was held on the lawns of King's House in St Andrew yesterday.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC): Grenada's Prime minister, Dr Keith Mitchell, says he is prepared to act as a mediator in the ongoing pay dispute between West Indies players and their representative, the West Indies Players' Association (WIPA), that led the one-day team to abandon their tour of India last week.
Carlene Davis has completed 14 secular and 10 gospel albums to date. Her latest of the latter, Dripping Blood, was launched last Thursday at Redbones Blues Café, New Kingston.
THE EDITOR, Sir: On the current chik-v crisis, the key, to my thinking, is prevention. A little lemon eucalyptus oil can keep mosquitos at bay. In addition, not wearing fruity creams and the like would be helpful. Keep things natural and simple.
GARY, Ind (AP): Police investigating the slayings of seven northwestern Indiana women whose bodies were found over the weekend said yesterday it could be the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has told them his victims might go back 20 years.