25-Year Old Trelawny Girl Chosen For United States Fulbright Scholarship

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Trelawny Girl Chosen For United States Fulbright Scholarship Behind most successful persons, there is the story of a struggle. Trelawny born Patrice Anderson reported that her challenges started from high school and followed her into college. Hard work and dedication paid off for the William Knibb Memorial High School past student. ‘Trisha’ (as she is affectionately...

World on the Verge of an Effective Ebola Vaccine – Tests 100% Effective in Guinea

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Tests Show World on the Verge of an Effective Ebola Vaccine So far, so good. The experiment that began on 23rd March 2015, is looking to be a success so far. Initial results from an Ebola vaccine trial in Guinea show that the experimental vaccine is “highly effective” against Ebola. This is the word from...

[Video] Chinese Looking Men Butcher Donkey To Eat in Jamaica

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The following video has been going viral on Facebook since it was posted two days ago (warning: Graphic Video). It shows Chinese men, here in Jamaica butchering a donkey, obviously for food. This is despicable to Jamaicans, but the norm in China, where they eat almost every living thing except humans. The video is a...

Sign the Petition to Grant Rodolph Austin a Work Permit to Play in the English League

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Jamaica Reggae Boyz captain Rodolph Austin must have been on ‘cloud 9’ after hearing news that his agent (former Reggae Boyz) Daryl Powell, had secured a sweet deal with English team, Sheffield Wednesday. The deal would make Rodolph one of, if not the highest paid player for the club. We have no idea of the figure,...

Man Shot and Killed in Salt Marsh

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A man was shot and killed in the community of Salt Marsh in north western Trelawny last night. This less than 2 miles from Davis Pen, where a man was killed 2 weeks ago. Unofficial reports are that gunshots were heard and a search found Lenroy Plummer was found dead in the driver’s seat of...

Jamaican LGBT Community Will Celebrate First Gay Pride Event during Emancipation to Independence Week

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Following up on their historic first ever organized public protest in Jamaica, J-FLAG (The Jamaica Forum for Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays) is determined to move ahead and host the first Pride event. J-FLAG is the foremost organisation in Jamaica advocating for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. The organization has revealed...

Jamaica Passes Law that will make our Music Free to Foreigners but Jamaicans will have to pay

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Jamaica Passes Law that will make our Music Free to Foreigners while we have to pay Jamaican Parliament and Senate passed a law that will make our music (dating back to 1962) free to foreigners, but Jamaicans at home will have to pay. This was revealed by Electronic Frontier Foundation in a blog post which...

Emancipation and Independence Activities for Trelawny 2015

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Emancipation and Independence Activities Emancipation and Independence activities are being held island-wide under the theme: ‘Proud and Free, Jamaica 53.’ The fashion theme is ‘Bandana and Denim, ketch the Festival Riddim.’ Emancipation Day is August 1, while Independence Day is August 6. This is Jamaica’s 53rd Independence celebration, having gained independence from Great Britain in...

Video On Deck Showing Freedom of the Seas Fire 35 Minutes Before Docking In Falmouth

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Cruise Law News sent us this video of the fire on board Freedom of the Seas. This video was shot on deck and shows the fire as well as the time when the alarm was blasted.. Royal Caribbean have trivialized the fire, referring to it as a “small fire.” From Royal Caribbean blog: “Unfortunately this...

[Video] Vybz Kartel House in Havendale Demolished

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The home of Adijah Palmer, more popularly known as Vybz Kartel, was demolished this afternoon. It was not known who ordered the demolition or why. The Havendale home of the extremely popular Dancehall artiste was the center of the investigation into the death of Clive “Lizard” Williams who was murdered there. Kartel and 3 other...