Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Edith Dalton James high to get new security measures following student’s death
Principal of the Edith Dalton James high school, Orlando Worges, says security measures will be put in place following a meeting with
Ocho Rios High girls get HPV vaccine
Some eleven schools have already implemented the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine programme for girls in grade 7. Health Minister
PM Holness comments on machete beating video
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the society must confront some negative cultural practices that reinforce violence. Speaking against
Mother seen in video beating her daughter charged
The woman who was seen in a video beating a minor with an object which appeared to be machete in St. Thomas will face the court next
Health & Education Ministries give conflicting statements on HPV vaccine initiative
There is some confusion about the status of the human papilloma virus vaccination programme being rolled out by the health ministry in
Promiscuous boys need HPV vaccine too
Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Dayton Campbell, has called on the Health Ministry to also offer the HPV vaccine to boys.
About 300 girls get HPV vaccine
About 300 girls have already been given the  HPV vaccine, since  the initiative was launched, yesterday (Oct 2). Health Minister Dr.
Dr Dunn welcomes contract for Junction Road rehabilitation
JLP candidate for South East S. Mary Dr. Norman Dunn has expressed appreciation to Prime Minster Andrew Holness for signing the