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Published:Saturday | January 19, 2019 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Nadine Buckley cherished one desire, and that was to attend college after completing high school. She had her heart set on attending the College of Agriculture, Science and Education in Portland, but financial challenges proved to be a major...

Published:Saturday | January 19, 2019 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"Little children, little children who love their Redeemer Are the jewels, precious jewels His loved and His own."- Jewels It is often said that children are not mature enough to make the decision to get baptised. However, more and more of them are...

Published:Saturday | January 5, 2019 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"Every praise is to our God.Every word of worship with one accordEvery praise, every praise is to our God.Sing hallelujah to our GodGlory hallelujah is due our GodEvery praise, every praise is to our God."Hezekiah Walker - Every PraiseLast Monday,...

Published:Saturday | December 22, 2018 | 12:06 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"You and I must make a pact We must bring salvation back,Where there is love, I'll be there. (I'll be there)I'll reach out my hand to you I'll have faith in all you do.Just call my name and I'll be there. (I'll be there)."Jackson Five - I'll Be...

Published:Wednesday | December 19, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Chief medical officer for Clarendon, Dr Kimberly Scarlett Campbell, made an impassioned appeal during her report at the monthly sitting of the Clarendon Municipal Corporation recently.Reaching out to corporate Jamaica, Campbell said she would love...

Published:Saturday | December 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Why don't you give love on Christmas Day?Oh the man on the street and the couple upstairsAll need to know there's someone who caresGive love on Christmas DayNo greater gift is there than loveGive Love on Christmas Day - Michael JacksonIn little over...

Published:Tuesday | December 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

It was sheer excitement and thrill inside the Stuart Hall auditorium yesterday at Clarendon College (CC) as students blew vuvuzelas in celebration of the team's 1-0 victory over Kingston College in the ISSA Olivier Shield at the National Stadium in...

Published:Saturday | December 8, 2018 | 12:09 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"You alone can rescue, You alone can saveYou alone can lift us from the graveYou came down to find us, led us out of deathTo You alone belongs the highest praise."You Alone can Rescue - Matt RedmanIn recent weeks the Bible has again come under...

Published:Saturday | December 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

The debate is now raging about men being able to access paternity leave. Some feel it is not necessary for both parents to take time off from work while others think it will be a blessing to the new mothers to have this kind of support available to...

Published:Saturday | December 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

If anyone knows what it feels like to be put down and made to feel small, then motivational speaker, author, minister and counsellor Paul Blake can relate.Throughout his primary-school years, Blake was called a dunce because he was a slow learner....

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

David Martin has his hands full these days. Between work, and mentoring and training indigent and at-risk youth, he finds time for little else.His days might be full, but it is something he said he would not trade for anything.In an interview with...

Published:Monday | November 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Youth mayors from across the island gave Minister of Local Government Desmond McKenzie more than enough food for thought during their presentations at the inaugural youth forum at the Clarendon Municipal Corporation last Thursday.Presenting under...

Published:Saturday | November 24, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

It is advisable for persons to have a health check-up, every year to ensure that everything is working right in their bodies. But when it comes to a union that is meant to last forever, there is usually no such 'health' check.But just like the human...

Published:Saturday | November 17, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

You pass them on the street corners enjoying a game of dominoes. The loud banter and the laughter indicate that they are enjoying the powerful process called male bonding.This is prime enjoyment for a lot of men, but unfortunately, often times, it...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Hazard Primary is the first of 18 schools that will be benefiting from physical improvements to their school zones road infrastructure over the next three years.The project, which is being implemented by the Jamaica National Foundation's 'X Marks...

Published:Saturday | November 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

There is nothing like seeing a family transformed and mothers building closer relationships with their children. It is that kind of satisfaction which sees Anglican Diocesan president Judith Spencer Jarrett being a part of the 120-year-old Mothers'...

Published:Saturday | November 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"Facing right and wrongWhile waiting for lifeCan't change this destinyThe curtain's close by."- Canvas of Life- EpicaShe has been very active and involved in the church youth group. She has a dynamic personality, and others are drawn to her zeal in...

Published:Thursday | November 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

CLARENDON:Fourteen-year-old Leroy Hamilton of Central High School in May Pen, Clarendon, was burnt to death at his home in Stewarton Gully, Mocho, early yesterday morning.Hamilton got caught in the crossfire between his mother and her 42-year-old...

Published:Saturday | October 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

"I shall have what I decree Yes I believe it belongs to meI shall have what I decree Yes I believe it belongs to me Speak."- Myron Butler.. .

Published:Saturday | October 20, 2018 | 12:09 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Jamaican gospel pioneers Claudelle Clarke, Shirley Willis and Lester Lewis will be among the Caribbean gospel acts who will be honoured with awards at a special function dubbed Honouring the Legends of Caribbean Gospel Music in Connecticut on...

Published:Wednesday | October 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

As far as math and science teacher at Bethel Academy, Nordia Bailey, is concerned, there is no need for 'specialised' math teachers, but for the current crop to exercise some creativity in how the lessons are taught.Bailey, who said she has a 100 per...

Published:Saturday | October 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Recently a young woman was found with her throat slashed and her body stuffed into an igloo. It was later discovered that the culprit was a Seventh-day Adventist deacon who had previously served time in prison for the heinous murder of his wife....

Published:Wednesday | October 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Tears flowed down Candice Chambers' cheeks yesterday and with a weak wave of the hand, she signalled to the Gleaner team to talk to her mother at their home in Oliver Gardens, May Pen, Clarendon.She was inconsolable as she tried to process the death...

Published:Monday | October 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

The Community Safety and Security Branch of the May Pen Police Station stepped up its outreach in schools during the country's observation of Anti-Gang Week - a national initiative put on by the counterterrorism arm of the Jamaica Constabulary Force...

Published:Saturday | September 29, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer

Love don't come easy This, you know, I understand I want to be your woman If you'll be my man Let yourself go freely and I'll Show you things that you've dreamed of Don't think that your dreaming We've found the perfect love And I'm like a cup come fill me...

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