Tharpe Street streetscape and drain cleaning set to begin

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The J$107-million Tharpe Street streetscape and drain cleaning project is set to begin on Monday, February 5, 2018. The project follows on the heel of the J$73 million on Market Street streetscape. This is another phase of the $2 billion upgrade to Falmouth. Tharpe Street is now the second most travelled street in Falmouth, after Market...

William Knibb defeats Cornwall College to make it to ISSA Basketball Western Conference Under 16 Final

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In a game just concluded at the Montego Bay Cricket Club, William Knibb Memorial High School defeated Cornwall College to reach the final of the Inter Schools Secondary Association (ISSA) Western Conference Under 16 Boy’s Basketball Final. Cornwall led 11 – 10 in the first quarter. Knibb rallied to overcome the one point deficit and...

No plans to accommodate one-day higglers in the new Falmouth Market?

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No plans to accommodate one-day higglers A stakeholder has told Falmouth news that the Trelawny Parish Council (TPC) has so far not put forward any plans for one-day “higglers” (hagglers) to be accommodated in the new Falmouth Market (due to be opened soon). Two Meetings To date, the Trelawny Parish Council has had two meetings...

Auto parts remanufacturing plant coming to Hague, Trelawny

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Remanufacturing Plant Coming to Hague A major investment is coming to Trelawny parish. An auto parts remanufacturing plant is scheduled to begin operation in Hague, Trelawny. What Is Remanufacturing? According to Wikipedia, remanufacturing means “the rebuilding of a product to specifications of the original manufactured product using a combination of reused, repaired and new parts”. It requires...

It’s Here! Falmouth Jamaica’s new professional, state of the art gym and cardio centre

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Professional Gym and Cardio Center near Falmouth Looking for a gym in Falmouth, Jamaica? Need a place to workout? H&J Fitness 4Life Gym and Cardio Centre is a brand new professional, state of the art gym and cardio center built from the ground up to serve the people of Trelawny and St. James. Fitness 4Life...

Wakefield CDC presents Career Fair – Job Expo on February 7

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Now here is an opportunity for job seekers in Trelawny. There will be a career fair/job expo in Wakefield, Trelawny on February 7, 2018, from 10 am to 5 pm. The Expo is being put on by the Wakefield Community Development Committee which is governed by the Social Development Commission (SDC). The venue for the...

Port Authority commits to Trelawny health sector with donation to Friends of Falmouth Hospital

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PAJ Committed to Falmouth Hospital The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) underlined its commitment  to the Trelawny health sector with a donation to the pediatric department through Friends of Falmouth Hospital. According to Professor Gordon Shirley, President and CEO of Port Authority of Jamaica, it is necessary for Falmouth to have a first class hospital...

Latest update on $2 Billion upgrade underway in Falmouth

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The Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Dr Horace Chang has declared, that  the government plans to make Falmouth the finest destination in the Caribbean. He was speaking at a function held on the Falmouth Pier which presented an update of the Port Authority of Jamaica community projects in Falmouth. As a result,...

Family seeks the public’s help in finding South Trelawny man

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A South Trelawny family is seeking your help in finding their 41-year old relative. Kenroy Wright  also known as “Dreadie” and “Kenny.” Wright is from Litchfield, near the Trelawny border with Manchester. He was last seen in that District on Wednesday, January 10. He is of dark complexion and slim build. Kenroy was wearing black...

Man linked to killing of Jamari Reid shot dead in Duanvale, Trelawny

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First Murder in Trelawny for 2018 The first man killed in Trelawny parish for 2018 was wanted for questioning in the murder of upcoming singer Jamari Reid. He was found last Saturday morning with gunshot wounds in the community of Gravel Hill in Duanvale. Body Identified He has been identified as Omar Edwards, also known...