Trelawny crash victim Identified by Police – JamaicaObserver.com

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This accident took place on the edge of my community. Our condolences go out to the family of Lacy-Ann. I knew her quite well as she was an old customer back in the days when I operated a video store. Then, she attended William Knibb Memorial High School. TRELAWNY, Jamaica – The police have identified...

Jamaica’s Good Hope Plantation once housed one of the island’s largest sugar plantations

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The Good Hope Great house and Plantation lies 8 miles south of Falmouth. It is one of the attractions for visitors to the historic cruise ship port and town. This plantation was originally owned by John Tharpe and was once one of the largest in the island of Jamaica. Bob Downing takes us into the...

Trelawny gets two new libraries – Western News – JamaicaObserver.com

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I passed this building each Sabbath on my way to worship, not knowing what it was. The new Clark’s Town library is a welcome addition to the ‘cane belt’ town. Also surprising, is that my old Basic School, the Falmouth Infant (Pond) School, also received a library, even though the Trelawny Parish library is right...