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Published:Saturday | September 10, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:An interesting triple-header at the Montego Bay Sports Complex this afternoon will highlight the start of the 2016 ISSA/FLOW daCosta and Manning Cup competitions.Twenty-four daCosta Cup and 14 Manning Cup matches are scheduled for the...

Published:Monday | September 5, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:It's a whole different level of ball game. But you couldn't tell that to the throng of Maverley-Hughenden FC supporters, who basked in their team's successful outing against the defending Red Stripe Premier League champions, Montego...

Published:Saturday | September 3, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Come Saturday afternoon when the defending Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/FLOW daCosta Cup champions St Elizabeth Technical High School kick off their campaign against Black River High School at the Montego Bay...

Published:Friday | September 2, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:PAN, formerly known as the CB Chicken Pan Championship, returned home with a bang on Saturday, when numerous patrons descended on Independence Park, Black River, St Elizabeth for the 11th staging of the regional finals.There was fun,...

Published:Thursday | September 1, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:A change of the formula currently being used to determine how sugar cane farmers are paid is among the changes Nigel Myrie, a field adviser at the All-Island Jamaica Cane Farmers Association, would like to see addressed as part of the...

Published:Wednesday | August 24, 2016 | 12:10 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:Moments after Usain Bolt crossed the finish line to win a record third straight 100 metres Olympic title in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday, August 14, thus cementing his legendary status in world athletics, scores of people from his...

Published:Wednesday | August 24, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau: Approximately 800 participants are expected to turn out for the eighth staging of the Committee for the Upliftment of the Mentally Ill (CUMI) - Come Run 10K and 5K Run/Walk, set for the grounds of the Tryall Club in Hanover on...

Published:Tuesday | July 5, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Heads of two sporting bodies in western Jamaica have joined the call for a fresh approach to dealing with the escalating crime situation in that part of the country out of fear that it could bring about the demise of the region's...

Published:Wednesday | June 29, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Linnel McLean, president of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) Western Confederation, while admitting to the state of flux that has beset football in western Jamaica for the better part of a decade, says that strategies are in...

Published:Friday | June 24, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Kingston Mayor, Angela Brown-Burke confirmed that the derelict building on Sutton Street, downtown Kingston, part of which collapsed on to the sidewalk on Tuesday, will be demolished, even if the Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (KSAC) has to...

Published:Wednesday | June 22, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Town clerk at the Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (KSAC), Robert Hill, said yesterday's partial collapse of a derelict building along Sutton Street in downtown Kingston, shows the extent of the challenge facing the corporation, as it seeks to rid...

Published:Wednesday | June 22, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:A period of 18 months has been offered up by the president of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica (ASAJ), Handel Lamey, for the construction of a competition-ready swimming pool in Montego Bay.Lamey told The Gleaner on Tuesday...

Published:Tuesday | June 21, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Since last week, three children have been held in separate incidents for possession of illegal firearms, prompting an assessment by the police to determine if a more widespread pattern is emerging, said the Jamaica Constabulary Force communications...

Published:Wednesday | June 15, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western BureauAfter his smashing performance at last Saturday's Jamaica Public Service Western Primary Schools Athletics Championships in Montego Bay, long jump record holder for boys 12 and under, Alicke Cranston of Black River Primary, is already...

Published:Tuesday | June 14, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Catherine Hall Primary School's 4x400m relay team added the exclamation mark to the eighth staging of the JPS Western Primary Schools Athletics Championships, but it was the super-dominant Corinaldi Avenue Primary that took home the...

Published:Friday | June 10, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:Back-to-back winners Howard Cooke Primary will be hoping to overcome the challenges of rivals Corinaldi Avenue Primary at the eighth staging of the JPS Western Primary Schools Athletics Championships tomorrow at the Montego Bay Sports...

Published:Saturday | June 4, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:Corinaldi Avenue Primary's stranglehold on the Burger King/St James Under-13 netball crown remains intact, following their battling 14-8 victory in the final against Anchovy Primary on Thursday at the Montego Bay Boys and Girls' Club....

Published:Friday | June 3, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:Mickel Fetlow won the most valuable player award for his starring role in the Captain's Bakery and Grill/Charley's JB Rum Hanover FA Knockout League.Fetlow was the outstanding player in Lucea FC's 3-1 victory over Sandy Bay FC in...

Published:Thursday | June 2, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Defending champions Corinaldi Avenue Primary will meet Anchovy in today's final of the Burger King/St James Under-13 netball competition.Corinaldi dispatched arch-rivals Howard Cooke 19-17 in their semi-final matchup on Monday at the...

Published:Tuesday | May 31, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) champions Montego Bay United have been slapped with hefty fines amounting to $275,000 by the Professional Football Association of Jamaica (PFAJ), arising from the club's protest action leading up to...

Published:Friday | May 27, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

Western Bureau:If Amal Bell continues along the path he is currently on, he could one day become Jamaica's top goalkeeper, at least that is the view of scouts at the recently held Cayman Island Youth Football Tournament.The 14-year-old St James High...

Published:Monday | May 23, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Maverley-Hughenden Football Club's hunt for a place in the 2016-17 top flight began with victory yesterday as Phillip Peddie came on as a second- half substitute to score the game's only goal against Granville FC in the Charley's JB...

Published:Saturday | May 21, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

The Captain's Bakery and Grill/Charley's JB Rum sponsored Westmoreland FA Major League final between Three Miles River FC, and Roaring River FC played at the Llandilo Sports...

Published:Thursday | May 19, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Noted former athlete and administrator, Ray Harvey, believes Jamaica is in line to improve on the 12 medals they won at the 2012 London Olympic Games.Harvey said early indications are that double Olympic gold medallists Usain Bolt and...

Published:Wednesday | May 18, 2016 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke

WESTERN BUREAU:Two-time defending champions Howard Cooke will have to contend with the regular lot plus eight new schools that are slated to make their debut at the Jamaica Public Service (JPS) Western Athletics Primary Championships at the Montego...

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