KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The protracted crippling dry spell across Jamaica has led to a shortage of several food items based on an assessment completed by the Ministry of Agriculture.
PHILIPSBURG -- The Court of First Instance sent a 28-year-old man to Pointe Blanche Prison for seven years. Leroy Wilson was convicted of two cases of armed robbery and of firearm possession, the Judge stated Wednesday.
CUPECOY -- A third suspect for the cowardly daylight robbery at Front Street jewellery store "Dazzling Gems" has been arrested by police.
PHILIPSBURG -- St. Maarten Police Force is well on its way to achieving its aim of becoming a leading force in the field of evidence gathering.
PHILIPSBURG -- Devon Otto, who is serving a 30-year prison sentence for the murder of Stanley Gumbs, robbery of three tourists and shooting a police officer was transferred to the Netherlands on Sunday to serve the remainder of his prison sentence there.
CAY HILL -- Clive Richardson (42) was sworn in as the new chief of the Fire Department on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- Members of the Chance and Rimple Families held their reunion at the Park Vue Hotel on the East Bank on Monday at which Kenton Chance, who helped to organise the reunion with 65 family members from the United States and the United Kingdom commended Guyana.
PHILIPSBURG -- Two local police officers of the K9-unit, along with their new sniffer dogs, were awarded certificates by the Justice Training Centre on Aruba, from where they graduated on Friday afternoon.