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C-USA names UTEP track & field’s Sean Bailey as male

EL PASO, Texas – UTEP’s Sean Bailey was announced as the Conference USA Male Track Athlete of the Week as released by league officials on Wednesday. The senior sprinter took the silver medal in the 400m event and helped the Miners to a first-place finish in the 4x400m relay at the 93rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays on March…

Mike Bergstrom | 1947-2021

After more than a year-long battle with prostate cancer metastasized to the bone, long-time Lopez Island resident Mike Bergstrom, 73, died peacefully on the island on March 12, 2021. Source

Reggae Boyz clarify position in JFF negotiations

Members of Jamaica's national senior men's football team – the Reggae Boyz, have sought to clarify their position, as the deadlock between themselves and the Jamaica Football Federation, in their wage negotiations continue. In a release issued on… Source

JGA bemoans lack of support for equipment drive

The Jamaica Gymnastics Association’s (JGA) cry for support in acquiring much-needed equipment for its young gymnasts has not been gathering the momentum President Nicole Grant-Brown would have desired as yet. However, with 60 days to go before the… Source

CMO explains plans for first shipment of AstraZeneca vaccines, which

The first shipment of 33,600 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine arrived in Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday. Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh said that with these shots, the health ministry will begin its vaccine rollout on Tuesday 6 April. According to chief medical officer Dr Roshan Parasram, the vaccines will expire on 31 May. “We…