Month: March 2017

Saluting Alan Magnus (Part 1): The Man Meets the Mic

Friday, March 31, 2017 will go down as a momentous day in Jamaican history. After 46 years of being ‘The Morning Man’ and winning the hearts of Jamaicans both home and abroad, Alan Magnus stepped away from the radio broadcasting stage. After raising the bar

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30 Days to Inspiration (#27: Say You’re Sorry)

March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell Sizzling Champs Gov’t to review property tax regime What will replace bagged juice in schools? Tufton to launch #JaMoves Alan Magnus puts down mic $3m fine for lobster season breach 1. Sizzling Champs The 2017

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Chuck, Duck and Boom The Fence! Jamaican Terms For Champs Life

Jamaican patois adds unique spice to everything. For Boys & Girls’ Champs, we have our own parlance to describe the goings-on. If you’re interested any at all in our biggest annual display of student athletic grandeur, you should take the time to

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30 Days to Inspiration (#26: Be Patient)

March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell KC in the lead at Champs Tax tightrope Big money spend for Champs Ja on track to meet EPOC No money for women in politics CARICOM watching UWI net-zero energy building 1. KC in the

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Did You Know? 25 Interesting Champs Trivia Facts

Champs has a long and rich history in Jamaica. From its inception in 1910 till now, it has been an invaluable stepping stone for many of our nation’s best athletes. According to Colin Channer, “The entire nation of Jamaica owes

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell Munro wins Schools’ Challenge Quiz Records already falling at Champs Tesha deportation delayed Accountant General Department moving to Oceana Building Property tax leaps Ja energy diversification gets world attention 1. Munro wins Schools’ Challenge Quiz

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30 Days to Inspiration (#25: Show Respect)

March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of

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Roots of the Rivalry: The Year They Banned Calabar & KC

Friendly rivalry in sports can easily grow into a heated dispute. That is exactly what happened in 1981 at the 71st staging of Boys’ Champs at the National Stadium. The day started calmly enough. The usual top two – Calabar

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