Seymour ‘Bonny’ Moncrieffe found dead in his home on Queen Street, Falmouth

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Seymour George Moncrieffe, popularly known as ‘Bonny,’ was found dead at his home on Queen Street, Falmouth this morning. He is shown in the picture below at extreme right. Bonny is a tailor by trade, but has been plagued by alcoholism for most of his adult life. He is the brother of Bruce Moncrieffe, the taxi...

Police seeking the public’s help to find missing man from Hague, Trelawny

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Hague, Trelawny Man Missing The Trelawny police is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a man missing from the Falmouth satellite community of Hague. Missing is 24-year-old Nicholas Gilzene, also known as Max. From Loop News: Trelawny reels from a spike in murders, local police continue to seek the public’s assistance in locating...

Scores of persons squatting on private cane lands in Wakefield since Friday

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In what has been described as a land grab, scores of persons alleged to be from the Wakefield District have been capturing lands in the surrounding area. The lands are located between Wakefield and Muschette High School and also in Tiltston, before reaching Logwood Valley. The owner of the lands is Hampden Wharf Limited, and...

Matthew is now a hurricane, headed for Jamaica, Cuba and the Bahamas

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Tropical Storm Matthew is now Hurricane Matthew. The weather system now has winds of 75 mph, surpassing the 74 mph threshold that seperates a hurricane from a storm. This was reported on our storm tracker page about 4 hours ago. You can keep up-to-date with Hurricane Matthew by visiting our storm tracker page. From UPI...

Tropical Storm Matthew expected to develop into hurricane and hit Jamaica by Monday

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  Tropical Storm Matthew, the 13th named storm of this hurricane season, is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Friday, and make landfall in Jamaica by Monday. Matthew is currently on a westerly path, but is projected to take a sharp northerly turn towards the south east of Jamaica. MIAMI, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Tropical Storm...

Video: Police Officer Attempts Suicide In Mandeville

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A policeman attempted to commit suicide in Mandeville this morning. A huge crowd watched as the policeman attempted to jump off the roof of a supermarket. In the end, he was rescued by a team that worked for half an hour to get the cop to change his mind. The cop had climbed atop a...

Two American cruise ship passengers reported missing

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Two Cruise Ship Passengers Missing The police are seeking the help of the public-at-large in locating two Americans who disembarked at the Falmouth Pier yesterday. Their destination after leaving the ship was allegedly Montego Bay, St. James. From: The Observer TRELAWNY, Jamaica – The police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating two missing Americans...

Watch the Total Lunar Eclipse in Jamaica this evening, September 27

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A total lunar eclipse will take place this evening, starting in approximately 2 hours. It is the final of the much talked about Blood Moon Tetrad, where 4 blood moons fall on Jewish Feast days, going back to 2014. The Blood Moon Tetrad has sparked interest because of the many predictions of disasters including natural, economic, political...

Winston ‘Tony’ Brown is Dead

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Winston ‘Tony’ Brown, originally from 77 Cornwall Street, Falmouth has died. Brown,  who past students of Falmouth Infant School and Falmouth All-Age School in the 1960’s and early 1970’s knew by the childhood alias: ‘Bull Rat, ‘ became a Christian at the New Testament Church of God in Falmouth and later became a preacher. He...

Audit reveals that NHT used residential land to build Trelawny Mulit-Purpose Stadium

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Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis, has revealed that the National Husing Trust (NHT) has used land purchased for residential development on which to build the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. The stadium was in the news last week as the ‘white elephant’ that will be renamed, the Usain Bolt Sports Academy.The stadium was built in 2007 for...