Muschett High Falcons wins WBA Men’s Basketball Championsip (MBC)

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Muschett High School located in Wakefield, Trelawny, won the Western Basketball Association (WBA) Tropical Blue Natural Spring Water Men’s Basketball Championships (MBC). They defeated Innercity Avalanche 2-0 in a best of 3 series in the middle of this month. In the second game, Muschett Falcons came from behind to win, just as they did in...

Suspect held in the killing of Jamari Reid

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The Falmouth Police has held one person in custody for the murder of dancehall entertainer, Jamari Reid. Jamari was gunned down at his home in Falmouth Gardens last week Wednesday night. Jamari and two other occupants of his house were bound. He was shot execution style. His phone and laptop were also taken. Full story...

William Knibb, Cedric Titus, Muschett and Holland battle in same DaCosta Cup Zone

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4 Trelawny Teams to Contest Zone C DaCosta Cup This year’s DaCosta Cup competition will be an interesting one in Trelawny parish as for the first time, 4 teams from this parish will battle in the same zone. This means that on any given match day, there will be at least one Trelawny derby. Zone C...

No, Usain Bolt did not donate all his $20 million Olympic earnings to William Knibb Memorial High

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Several websites online are carrying the story that Usain Bolt has donated his $20 million earnings from the Olympics to his former school, William Knibb Memorial High. Unfortunately, this is news satire. What does this mean? Satirical news sites are websites that create fake news. In other words, they create lies to make money. They...

Memorial Service for the late Winston ‘Tony’ Brown on October 16, 2016

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Memorial Service for the late Winston ‘Tony’ Brown The memorial service for the late Salvation Army Major Winston ‘Tony’ Brown takes place on October 16, 2016, at The Salvation Army Church in Falmouth, Trelawny. Starting time is 3 pm. Major Brown, originally from 73 Cornwall Street in Falmouth, attended the Falmouth Infant School and Falmouth...

Miss Trelawny Farm Queen Khadejah Stewart wins NCB Foundation academic scholarship

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Michael Lee Chin of NCB, recently presented awards in the NCB Foundation’s annual flagship scholarship and grants programme. Parish champions received $250,000 each per year for the duration of their undergraduate programme. Trelawny’s winner is Westwood High School old girl, Khadejah Stewart. 18-year old Khadejah is also Miss Trelawny Farm Queen 2016. The scholarship programme is now in...

Video: William Knibb 2016 DaCosta Cup team featured on Centre Circle

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The William Knibb DaCosta Cup team has been featured on Centre Circle, the highly rated television magazine programme. The video also covers the donation of gear by the old students. Take a look:    

How you can help Muschett High win a school bus

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Toyota Jamaica is running a promotion called ‘Bus Di School,’ in which they are giving away a 2017 Toyota Hiace bus to be used as a school bus. Schools were asked to submit a proposal as to why they should be given a school bus, and our local school Muschett High, located in Wakefield, was...

Falmouth dancehall artiste Jamari Reid shot and killed

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Upcoming dancehall artiste Jamari Reid from Falmouth was shot and killed last night at his home in Falmouth Gardens, Trelawny. Unofficial reports are that about 10 pm last night, gunmen gained entry to his house, tied him up along with his girlfriend and a friend and shot him several times. His phone and laptop were...

Alleged cop killing hit and run driver stabbed in jail

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The person who allegedly killed Police Inspector Mark Gibbs in a hit and run accident on Friday evening, was stabbed in jail in a fight with another inmate.   From The STAR The driver accused of killing police inspector Mark Gibbs in a hit-and-run on Friday’s was stabbed while in custody at the Falmouth police...