Casey: Pay Attention To National Athletes -
Casey: Pay Attention To National AthletesAntigua Observer“Chevaughn Walsh had to train for six weeks in Antigua on that track before the World Championships and hence, some injuries so we have to really sit down and see where we really want to go because track & field is moving ahead of us and we have been ...
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 2:30 am
EDITORIAL: An education powerhouse - Antigua
EDITORIAL: An education powerhouseAntigua ObserverRecently, the former chair of the Antigua and Barbuda University Development Committee, Juno Samuel, labelled the current education system as 'destroyed.' The retired educator called for the restructuring of the education system and the curriculum.
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 2:09 am
Sandals clarification on developments in
Sandals clarification on developments in Antigua and Barbuda*Trinidad & Tobago ExpressTherefore, we are appalled at the unwarranted and vicious attack that has been launched against the company and its Chairman by Prime Minister Gaston Browne and his Government, after plans to upgrade the resort in Antigua and Barbuda were revealed ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 11:04 pm
Child injured after falling from stadium
St. Lucia News Online (press release)Child injured after falling from stadium window in AntiguaSt. Lucia News Online (press release)(ANTIGUA OBSERVER) – A girl, believed to be about six years old, was rushed to hospital around 5:45 this afternoon after she fell from a window on the second floor of the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium. A witness told OBSERVER media the girl and ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 7:02 pm
Tourism—key to growth in Antigua and
Trinidad GuardianTourism—key to growth in Antigua and BarbudaTrinidad GuardianAntigua is more than just a Caribbean paradise; it is also a well-managed business hub that is ripe for investment. The government provides strong economic incentives for foreign investment and is positioning the country for further growth by targeting ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 7:01 pm
GPM satellite analyzes Tropical Storm
A Tropical Storm Warning was in effect for Anguilla, Saba and St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, St. Martin, St. Barthelemy, Montserrat, Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, Puerto Rico, Vieques, Culebra, U.S. Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:44 pm
Tropical Storm Erika batters Caribbean; US
TROPICAL Storm Erika has forced the closure of schools and airports as it cuts a path towards Antigua and Barbuda. Officials ordered the closures and prepared shelters ahead of the storm. Authorities in Antigua and Barbuda warned of flash floods given the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:33 pm
11 p.m. Thursday: Erika to continue on
Nearly 9 inches of rain fell on the mountainous country late Wednesday, followed by another 6 inches early Thursday, according to the Antigua Weather Service. "The situation is grim. It is dangerous," said Ian Pinard, Dominica's communications minister.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:47 pm
TS Erika kills 4 in Dominica; takes aim at
The storm, which was forecast to near Florida as a hurricane on Monday, knocked out power and water supplies and had dumped 15 inches of rain on Dominica by early Thursday, according to the weather service in the nearby island of Antigua. Rio Batan ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:58 pm
Smokies beat Lookouts 7-1 behind Antigua
The Chattanooga Lookouts fell behind early and lost 7-1 to the visiting Tennessee Smokies in their Southern League series finale Thursday. Designated hitter Taylor Davis was 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI and catcher Willson Contreras was 2-for-4 with a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:10 pm