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Man Charged for Wounding Woman

Montego Bay, Jamaica  (Mckoy’s News) – Man Charged for Wounding Woman:  A not guilty plea was entered for Dwayne Elliot who has been accused of hitting a woman with a knife over one of her eyes causing a wound. Elliott appeared before the St. James Parish Court on Wednesday, July 12 to face a charge […]

ONE OF TWO ST JAMES MEN IN WESTGATE HILLS COCAINE BUST FREED AFTER LAWYERS SUBMISSIONS

Restorative Justice Order Made

Montego Bay, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Restorative Justice Order Made for St. James Man:  A restorative justice order was made for a St. James man who is alleged to have assaulted another man as well as to damage his weed whacker. Parish Judge Sandria Wong-Small made the order on Wednesday, July 12 when the mater […]

KPH Trying to Recover Costs of Violence and Accident Victims

KPH Trying to Recover Costs

Kingston, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – KPH  Trying to Recover Costs of Violence and Accident Victims.  Errol Greene, CEO at the KPH, has indicated that the hospital is looking to recover some of the costs associated with the wide-scale emergency services it provides for victims of both violence and motor vehicle crashes. The numbers have been […]

Detectives Question Alkaline Over Controversial Video

Detectives Question Alkaline

Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Detectives Question Alkaline Over Controversial Video:  Investigators at the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) on Tuesday morning, questioned Alkaline and his manager about the contents of the artiste’s new music video titled ‘after all’. The video has been widely criticized because it promotes violence, including murder, […]

Cornwall College Old Boys Breakfast Program

Cornwall College Old Boys Breakfast Program to be Improved

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Cornwall College Old Boys Breakfast Program: Members of the Cornwall College Old Boys Association say they are now preparing to produce an even better Breakfast Program at the school this coming term. The Breakfast Program started a few months ago at the school and has been catering for hundreds […]

North Coast Highway Potholes

North Coast Highway Potholes Results in Major Accidents

(McKoy’s News) North Coast Highway Potholes: Angry motorists and commuters who use the Western leg of the North Coast Highway are now lashing out at the National Works Agency and government officials for the deplorable condition in which that section of the highway has been for some time now. A number of these motorists pointed […]

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Cabinet Ministers Take Responsibility to Clear Up their Cell Phone Bills

(JIS) Cabinet Ministers Take Responsibility: Prime Minister Andrew Holness convened a meeting of Cabinet Ministers ahead of the parliamentary session Tuesday afternoon to discuss and review the issue of communication costs and high cellular phone bills being incurred for roaming and data charges. The Prime Minister said the situation is unacceptable and must be addressed […]

ONE OF TWO ST JAMES MEN IN WESTGATE HILLS COCAINE BUST FREED AFTER LAWYERS SUBMISSIONS

Man Charged after Collecting Fedex Package with US$4,200

Montego Bay, Jamaica (Montego Bay, Jamaica) – Man Charged after Collecting Fedex Package with US$4,200: A man was slapped with various charges after he went to the Sangster International Airport to collect a package sent through FedEx which contained over US$4,000. The defendant, Troy Duffus appeared in the St. James Parish Court on Tuesday, July […]

ONE OF TWO ST JAMES MEN IN WESTGATE HILLS COCAINE BUST FREED AFTER LAWYERS SUBMISSIONS

Committal Hearing Deferred for Brothers on Murder Rap

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Committal Hearing Deferred for Brothers on Murder Rap: Two brothers, Obrian and Oneil Walters, who are facing a murder charge, have to wait a little longer to face their committal hearing. The hearing was scheduled to get underway in the St. James Parish Court on Tuesday, July 11 but […]

ONE OF TWO ST JAMES MEN IN WESTGATE HILLS COCAINE BUST FREED AFTER LAWYERS SUBMISSIONS

Man Facing Larceny Charge Preparing For Rehab

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Man Facing Larceny Charge: Arrangements are presently being made for Julio Mullings, who is facing a larceny charge, to be placed on the rehabilitation programme at Teen Challenge. The court’s decision is a result of wanting to assist the accused man with his alcohol abuse problem. An application is […]

ONE OF TWO ST JAMES MEN IN WESTGATE HILLS COCAINE BUST FREED AFTER LAWYERS SUBMISSIONS

Canadian Woman Busted With Cocaine To be Sentenced

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Canadian Woman Busted: Canadian woman Marisa Warren, 25, has appeared before the St. James Parish Court on Tuesday, July 11 for trying to smuggle two pounds of cocaine into Canada. She will be sentenced on August 14. Warren, who resides at Tenth Line, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, appeared before Parish […]

Gov't Looking to Upgrade St Joseph's Hospital

Gov’t Looking to Upgrade

Kingston, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Gov’t Looking to Upgrade St Joseph’s Hospital:  Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton, says a technical assessment is to be undertaken of the St Joseph’s Hospital in St Andrew with a view to transforming the facility into a centre of excellence. Gov’t Looking to Upgrade St Joseph’s Hospital Dr Tufton said […]

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