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Police continue search for Emela Shaquon John

Police continue search for Emela Shaquon John

  Police have not abandoned their search for a St James woman who disappeared two years ago. Lawmen are appealing to the public for help to locate  20-year-old Emela Shaquon John of Paynes Bay. She was last seen sometime between 9:30 and 10 a.m. on October 7, 2015  in the area of the Paynes Bay […]

Man accused of assaulting Police Commissioner remanded

Man accused of assaulting Police Commissioner remanded

A 39-year-old man accused of assaulting Police Commissioner Tyrone Griffith has been remanded to HMP Dodds. Dewayne Carlo Griffith of Stroud Bay, Crab Hill, St Lucy is alleged to have also resisted and obstructed Commissioner Griffith in the execution of his duties on October 28. The accused appeared before Magistrate Ian Weekes today where he […]

Gayle wins case against Fairfax media

Gayle wins case against Fairfax media

Source: The Australian –  International cricketer Chris Gayle has won his highly publicized defamation lawsuit against Fairfax Media over a series of articles that alleged he exposed himself to a female masseuse during the 2015 World Cup. A jury of four people this afternoon found the media organization had not established that Gayle, 38, intentionally […]

The RSS at 35

The RSS at 35

The Regional Security System (RSS) this morning marked 35 years of devoted service to protecting the small island states of the Eastern Caribbean with a church service at the Bethel Methodist Church. Chairman, Senator Hermangild Francis; Chief Justice of Barbados, Sir Marston Gibson; Attorney-General, Adriel Brathwaite and other members of the diplomatic core were in […]

Kiwanis young professionals stage fundraising event

Kiwanis young professionals stage fundraising event

The Kiwanis Club of Bridgetown Young Professionals hosted a fundraising event in Jubilee Gardens, The City, on Saturday. The event, under the theme We Kan For the Kids, sought to raise funds for the children impacted by recent hurricanes. “Today we are focusing on the children of Dominica and the region who were affected by […]

St Thomas man missing

St Thomas man missing

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 27-year-old Ryan Livingston Dwayne Leach of Duncombe, St Thomas and formerly of Pot House, St John. Leach was last seen by his girlfriend Shanice Ashby, sometime around 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 28 at Duncombe, St Thomas. He is 5 ft 10” tall, slim build, dark complexion, […]

BUT’s new approach

BUT’s new approach

The Barbados Union of Teachers (BUT) will be taking a new approach to resolving issues with the Ministry of Education. The BUT said, going forward, it will not be taking to the streets to protest publicly but will instead take a diplomatic approach. “Based on how we have been treated, we have no choice but to […]

Fogging schedule October 30 to November 3

Fogging schedule October 30 to November 3

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito borne diseases when a number of districts are fogged this week. On Monday, October 30, the following districts in St Peter will be targeted: Reservoir Road, Millionaire Road, Station Hill, Around the Town, Golden Mile, Douglas Development, Church […]

St John resident missing

St John resident missing

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 43-year-old George Washington Bailey of Sherburne #3, St John. He was last seen by his neighbour sometime around 5 a.m. on Friday, October 20. His clothing is unknown. Bailey is 5 ft 8” tall, slim build, dark complexion, has a long face, a round forehead, small ears, […]