Advice for new high school students

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Some of the students who will be starting high school in September were today given some tips on what to expect, when community outreach organization Togetherness Social Group hosted an 11+ Achievers Seminar, in an effort to facilitate their transition from primary to secondary school. President of the Jackman’s, St. […]

Advice for new high school students

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Some of the students who will be starting high school in September were today given some tips on what to expect, when community outreach organization Togetherness Social Group hosted an 11+ Achievers Seminar, in an effort to facilitate their transition from primary to secondary school. President of the Jackman’s, St. […]

Jones misses out on medal

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Akela Jones missed out on a chance to medal in the Women’s Heptathlon after finishing the final event, the 800 middle distance, in 2:41:12. At the end of the seven events, Jones was in 20th position overall with 6173 points. Belgium’s Nafissatou Thiam won gold, while Great Britain’s Jessica Ennis-Hill […]

Thompson wins Women’s 100m

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Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson has won the Women’s 100m in 10.71 seconds. Thompson, the national record holder, denied the two-time Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce a third Olympic gold.  Tori Bowie of the United States clocked 10.83 seconds to claim silver, while Fraser-Pryce took Bronze in 10.86 seconds. Source

James through to men’s 400m finals

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Grenadians Kirani James and Bralon Taplin, and Trinidad’s Machel Cedenio are through to the final of the men’s 400m. James, the reigning Olympic champion, qualified in 44.02 seconds.  He was followed by LaShawn Merritt of the United States in 44.21, while Cedenio came third in 44.39 seconds. Taplin placed fourth […]

Top awards for Barbados Hilton

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The Barbados Hilton Resort had a lot to celebrate last night at its awards celebration dinner. Not only was the Needham’s Point facility successful in copping a record number of awards between last year and this year in the hotel chain’s group, but General Manager George Stanfield said the Barbados […]