An Injured Usain Bolt Pulls Out Of Paris and Lausanne Diamond League Meets

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Bad news for Usain Bolt fans. He has pulled out of the Paris and Lausanne Grand Prix meets. He was scheduled to compete in the the IAAF Diamond League in Paris (July 4) and 5 days later in Lausanne (July 9). In our previous Usain bolt post, we revealed that Usain had also withdrawn from the JAAA National...

Daniel Town vs Fire FC Trelawny Division One First-leg Final – Pictures

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The first-leg final of the National Rums Trelawny Division One Final between Daniel Town FC and Fire FC took place on Sunday, June 27. The game was hampered by strong winds as is often the case this time of the year at Elleston Wakeland Sports Complex. The game was evenly contested with neither of the...

Falmouth Court House Old and New Pictures Comparison

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I took the picture above, on March 25, 2007, back when I first got my Nikon D40 DSLR camera. This was the Falmouth Court House as it looked back then. Then there was no Falmouth Cruise Ship Port (that came in 2010), so the town was not yet getting much attention. Fast track to April...

Granville Place of Safety State-of-the-Art Counselling Centre Officially Opened

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The Granville Place of Safety in Granville, Carrick Foyle, Trelawny, is a girls home that houses troubled teens from across the island. GRANVILLE Child Care Facility in Trelawny now has a fully equipped state-of-the-art Counselling Centre, which was established at a cost of approximately $12 million. The centre, which was officially opened on June 24,...

A Look At Falmouth’s Own Professional Workout Gym – Riddim Fitness Gym

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Riddim Fitness Gym – Falmouth’s Own Professional Workout Gym Riddim fitness is no longer in operation. Click below for Falmouth Jamaica’s latest state of the art gym and cardio centre. Click Here! Falmouth Jamaica’s new professional, state of the art gym and cardio centre Falmouth Jamaica finally has its own professional workout gym with the recent...

The History of the Phoenix Foundry (Dome) in Falmouth Jamaica

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The History of the Phoenix Foundry (Dome) in Falmouth The Phoenix Foundry or the Dome, as it is popularly called, is a unique, historic structure in Falmouth. Situated at the corner of Tharpe Street and Harbour Street, the unique structure will certainly force a first-time visitor to ask: “what is that?” The structure was once...

Trelawny FA National Rums Major League and Division 1 First-leg Finals Kick-off on Sunday, June 28

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Trelawny FA National Rums Major League and Division 1 Final The first leg final of the Trelawny FA National Rums Major League and Division 1 will take place this Sunday, June 28, 2015, at the Elletson Wakeland Sports Complex. Double-Header The double-header will see Daniel Town FC play Fire FC in the Trelawny Division 1, starting at...

Racquel Brown Gaston, Falmouth Jamaica Born Author Heading Towards The NY Times Best Seller List With “Deadly Instincts”

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Racquel Brown Gaston – A Product of Falmouth, Trelawny I remember her as the little daughter of my friend Glen (Pecke) Brown and Nicoline (Nicky) Ellis. Her father was one of the most well known Falmouthians. He was a sprinter who had won the title of “fastest man in the parish,” by winning the now defunct...

St Peters Anglican Church Closed For Tours – Craft Vendor Allegedly Threatened Church Members

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St Peters Anglican Church Closed For Tours Problems again for the Falmouth Craft Vendors. The historic attraction, St. Peter’s Anglican Church has been closed for the past three weeks. This, as a result of an impasse between the vendors and the church. About St. Peter’s Anglican Church The St. Peter’s Anglican Church (The Falmouth Parish Church...

Usain Bolt Pulls Out Of JAAA National Senior Championships

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Reports in the Gleaner are that Usain Bolt has been scratched from the JAAA National Senior Championships. In our previous post, we had told you that he would be participating. That was the original plan. Bolt has automatic qualification to both the 100m and 200m at this year’s Beijing games, so it is not a...