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Stories by Horace Fisher

Published:Thursday | March 12, 2015 | 1:23 PMHorace Fisher

MAY PEN, Clarendon:"MY PRAYERS have been answered!" a beaming Janet Palmer exclaimed after the James and Friends Education Programme (JFEP) surprised the 51-year-old breast cancer survivor with a cheque valuing $30,000 and a two-year scholarship for...

Published:Wednesday | February 18, 2015 | 11:02 AMHorace Fisher

For as long as Janet Palmer can recall, her life has always been a struggle - playing the roles of mother and father to her six children, putting food on the table, providing shelter for the family, and ensuring that her children go to school...

Published:Wednesday | February 18, 2015 | 11:56 AMHorace Fisher

Good character, they say, makes a good man or woman. With this mantra in mind, Effortville Primary School's Guidance Counselling Department inaugurated its first 'Good Character Day' with the awarding of 19 students with good character badges last...

Published:Wednesday | February 11, 2015 | 8:33 PMHorace Fisher

Some time ago, Conroy Nelson, in a tearful outburst, chronicled to Rural Xpress his difficulties caring for twin daughters Alicia and Alisha Nelson. The single father, who was then sharing a one-room apartment with the girls, also lamented the need for the young ones to have their own space.

Published:Thursday | February 12, 2015 | 5:42 AMHorace Fisher

The blistering mid-morning sun bearing down on southern Clarendon last Friday didn't prevent scores of youngsters, community leaders, including the parish custos, the upsurge in crime and the increasing the prevalence of teen pregnancy in the Vere area of Clarendon.

Published:Thursday | January 22, 2015 | 11:17 AMHorace Fisher

Published:Wednesday | January 28, 2015 | 8:03 PMHorace Fisher

Published:Wednesday | December 17, 2014 | 3:40 PMHorace Fisher

Armed with the often cited mantra that 'every child can learn - and every child must learn', 17-year-old Jelani Williams launched his bra

Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 5:41 PMHorace Fisher

In 1834, three significant events took place in Jamaica: slavery was abolished, The Gleaner Company was established, and the Four Paths C

Published:Wednesday | November 19, 2014 | 5:51 PMHorace Fisher

Two months after the birth of her son, in 2008, Kimberley Anderson was jolted by an acute, crippling pain in the back of her neck.

Published:Thursday | October 23, 2014 | 7:40 AMHorace Fisher

The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), in collaboration with the Clarendon Parish Council, bestowed awards on four of the pa


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