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Schools get the brunt of latest COVID wave in South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — In the past few weeks, South Carolina has set records for COVID-19 hospitalisations and new cases have approached peak levels of last winter. Classes, schools and entire districts have gone virtual, leaving parents...

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Today's Issue Published: Sunday, September 19, 2021
Lead Stories

Masking a struggle

Although most Jamaicans believe mask-wearing – not vaccines – is the most effective tool to fight the deadly COVID-19, it is also the one the majority of people admit they struggle to comply with, an RJRGLEANER-commissioned Don Anderson poll has...

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Faith-based institutions dig in for COVID's long haul

With the COVID-19 pandemic lasting longer than local religious leaders had anticipated, some groups are reshaping plans to cope with restrictions, outreach and supporting each other in a new way for a while longer. And while some church and Islamic...

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‘It's an amazing feeling'

HIS FAMILY was in the stands watching at Villa Park. The fans, excited at what they had seen prior, were shouting “Bailey, Bailey, Bailey” as he was about to be introduced into the game as a 61st minute sub. And, to top it off, Jamaican striker...

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