BOSA Newsletter, Volume 33 April 2018

 Bosa Newsletter, Volume 33 April 2018

“Generosity is doing something for someone without expecting anything in return”

  

Produced by:        Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA)

Beersheba Primary School (Government Leased)

New Market P.O., Saint Elizabeth

Jamaica, West Indies

E-mail: beershebaoldstudentsassn@gmail.com

Officers:   Glenis Daley, President

Victor Smith, Vice President

Vincent Samuels, Secretary/Treasurer, Newsletter Editor/Producer

Ann Hamilton, Assistant Secretary

OBJECTIVE

The objective of BOSA Newsletter is to inform and educate the people in Beersheba Primary School Community and all Beersheba Primary School Alumni in Jamaica and the Diaspora by means of clean and wholesome news. In doing so, the Newsletter will continue to highlight and celebra...

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BOSA Announces The Home Going Of Ruth Paynter (Aunt Ruth) Proprietress Clearview Suites And Villas – Vincent Samuels

Ruth Paynter

News has been received from Mr. Edward “Eddie” Richardson, Conference Speaker, Bible Teacher and one of the elders at Paget Gospel Chapel, (Christian Brethren Assembly) Bermuda, that Mrs. Ruth Paynter (Aunt Ruth), age 94 years, Proprietress of the famous Clearview Suites & Villas, Sandy Lane, Hamilton Parish, Bermuda, went home to be with the Lord on March 10, 2018.

Mrs. Paynter, the oldest of six children, performed the function as mother and caregiver for her young siblings when her mother died. Mrs. Paynter’s husband predeceased her many years ago.

Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) in expressing condolence to members of the immediate family of the deceased – including her sister Dr...

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BOSA Announces The Home Going Of Nora Delores Kirlew-Lawrence – Vincent Samuels

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It is indeed with much sad regret that Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) announces the home going of Nora Delores Kirlew-Lawrence (Kitty), age 67 years, Beersheba Primary School Alumna and Retired Acting Principal of New Roads All Age School, Westmoreland from Flint Valley, Saint Elizabeth and New Works, Westmoreland, Jamaica West Indies.

Mrs. Lawrence with whom the writer of this obituary conversed on the telephone for over one hour from her home the day before his recent departure from Jamaica on February 1, 2018, about the work that Beersheba Old Students (BOSA) has been doing over the years as safety net and monitor for financially challenged students from Beersheba Primary School Community; passed away peacefully at Savanna-la-mar Public Hospital, Westmoreland, Jamaica West...

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Implementation Of Turn Around Strategy Brings Out Top Performers At Beersheba Primary School – Vincent Samuels

Against the backdrop of autocratic draconian management style and oligarchy tyrannical rule at Beersheba Primary School that resulted in parents removing their children from the school to New Roads All Age School, Westmoreland; Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) is pleased to announce that the Comparative Analysis of problems that caused steady migration of students from the school that was done by Dr. Trevor Hamilton, Management Consultant and Beersheba Primary School Alumnus and implantation of the turn around strategy by the new administration at the school has brought out top performing students at the school.

With Mrs. Michele Sanderson, Acting Principal now in charge of the academic teaching staff and ancillary workers at the school, gone are the days when parents and members ...

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BOSA Announces The HomeGoing Of Alton Emmanuel Pryce – Vincent Samuels

Alton Pryce

It is indeed with much sad and profound regret that Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) announces the home going of Alton Emmanuel Pryce (1937-2018), age 80 years from Donegal, New Market, Saint Elizabeth, Jamaica West Indies, New York and Port Saint Lucie, Florida, USA.

Alton who has been in and out of hospital after a prolonged illness, surrounded by his dear wife Merlene, other family members and close friends; went home peacefully to be with his Lord and Maker on Sunday, January 21, 2018 after he suffered a massive heart attack while he was a patient at Tradition Medical Center, Port Saint Lucie, Florida, USA.

Our readers who read this announcement are cordially invited to log in to BOSA website: bosaonline.org  to read through the news article that is written and posted under t...

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BOSA Newsletter, Volume 32 January 2018

“Generosity is doing something for someone without expecting anything in return”

Shanisa Group Photo

Shanisa Jones with teacher and Class mates at UTECH

Bosa Newsletter Volume 32,  January 2018

Produced by:        Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA)

Beersheba Primary School (Government Leased)

New Market P.O., Saint Elizabeth, Jamaica, West Indies

E-mail: beershebaoldstudentsassn@gmail.com

Officers:

Glenis Daley, President

Victor Smith, Vice President

Vincent Samuels, Secretary/Treasurer,  Editor/Producer

Ann Hamilton, Assistant Secretary

OBJECTIVE

The objective of BOSA Newsletter is to inform and educate the people in Beersheba Primary School Community and all Beersheba Primary School Alumni in Jamaica and the Diaspora by means of clean and wholesome news...

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Beersheba Primary School Alumni in Jamaica And the Diaspora Saddened By The Sudden Passing Of Lowell Hawthorne Founder And CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery And Grill – Vincent Samuels

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It is indeed with much sad regret that Beersheba Primary School Alumni in Jamaica and the Diaspora has received news about the sudden passing of Lowell Hawthorne, Founder and CEO Caribbean Bakery & Grill in The Bronx, New York, USA.

Lowell, an Alumnus of Bronx Community College, The City University of New York, USA, is an Achiever and Trailblazer that is etched in the subliminal consciousness of everyone who knew him for his humility as an astute entrepreneur and philanthropist.

The lives of many professionals in academia whose lives have benefited from Golden Krust Foundation, is testimony of Lowell’s social responsiveness to poor and needy people in the USA, Jamaica and elsewhere.

Lowell whose vision to go into business for himself, worked as an Accountant with New York Police Departm...

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BOSA Announces The Home Going Of Ivan “Willie” “Mike” Gayle – Vincent Samuels

Willie Gayle

It is with mixed feeling of joy and sad regret that Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) announces the homegoing of Ivan “Willie” “Mike” Gayle age 68 years, Beersheba Primary School Alumnus and peasant farmer of “Camp Hill”, Flint Valley District, New Market, Saint Elizabeth.

Joy, because “Mike” who has been blind and visually impaired for six years, has been relieved from his suffering and discomfort of not being able to see members of his biological family, relatives, friends and members of his Beersheba Moravian Church family with whom he interacted regularly.

Sad regret, because “Mike” who passed away in Black River Public General Hospital on the morning of November 27, 2017, is missed by all for his jovial personality, contagious smile and excellent interpersonal...

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BOSA Newsletter Volume 31 October 2017

“Generosity is doing something for someone without expecting anything in return”

  Bosa Newsletter – Volume 31 October 2017  

Produced by:  Beersheba Old Students Association (BOSA) Beersheba Primary School (Government Leased) New Market P.O., Saint Elizabeth, Jamaica, West Indies E-mail: beershebaoldstudentsassn@gmail.com

Officers:         Glenis Daley, President Victor Smith, Vice President Vincent Samuels, Secretary/Treasurer, Newsletter Editor/Producer Ann Hamilton, Assistant Secretary

OBJECTIVE

The objective of BOSA Newsletter is to inform and educate the people in Beersheba Primary School Community and all Beersheba Primary School Alumni in Jamaica and the Diaspora by means of clean and wholesome news. In doing so, the Newsletter will continue to highlight and celebrate...

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Pomp And Pageantry Displayed By The Graduating Class of 2017 At Beersheba Primary School – Vincent Samuels

Beersheba Graduating Class 2017

Graduating Class of 2017 Beersheba Primary School

As twenty-three students in the graduating class of 2017 adorned in burgundy gowns with gold sashes marched graciously in pairs to the tune of Elizabeth Serenade from the main entrance into the main auditorium at Beersheba Primary School that later that day would become their alma mater; the official photographer had a difficult time capturing her subjects as parents, relatives and friends of the graduates clicked away with cameras on their android smart phones ensuring that they did not allow themselves to be left out the pomp and pageantry.

Keynote Speaker at the graduating exercise that was held on July 29, 2017 Mr. Charles Benbow, newly appointed Principal at Lewisville High School, New Market, Saint Elizabeth, addressing the class of ...

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