6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 25, 2014


  1. ‘Fundamental’ Flaw – VCB Lawyer Says CAS’ Decision Based On Serious Breakdown In Urine Collection Procedures. Eight months after testing positive for a banned substance, Veronica Campbell-Brown is now free to resume her career… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. ‘I Missed The Track’ – VCB Elated After Being Cleared In Doping Case, Given Green Light To Compete Again. Jamaican sprinting star Veronica Campbell-Brown has described her ordeal as a painful one and admitted to missing the track, after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) overturned a two-year ban by the IAAF Doping Review Board yesterday, clearing her to return to competition… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. West Kgn Enquiry Terms Of Reference. Read a section of the terms of reference for the commission of enquiry into the west Kingston incursion, which occurred in May 2010… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Computer Holding Operations Data Stolen From Police Station. A computer containing key operational information has been stolen from the operations room at the Kingston Central Police Station in downtown Kingston and, more than a week later, the lawmen are yet to determine how it was stolen, who carried out the robbery, and where the computer is now… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Reflect, Educate, Celebrate For Peace Day – PALS. A peaceful resolution is the best solution. That is the message and theme that will flow through schools across the island as Jamaica gears up for Peace Day 2014 next Tuesday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Calabar Still A Force In Throws – Robinson. After leading the likes of Chad Wright, Traves Smikle and Federick Dacres to throwing titles at the ISSA Boys and Girls’ Championships, Calabar High School’s outstanding throws coach, Julian Robinson, is backing this year’s corps of throwers from Red Hills Road to continue the defending champion’s rich tradition… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com