Remembrance service for Jeff Joe

first_imgLocalNews Remembrance service for Jeff Joe by: – November 23, 2012 Tweet Share Jeff Joseph performing at the 2011 World Creole Music FestivalToday marks the one year anniversary of the passing of Dominica’s Cadence icon Jeff Joseph.Joseph who hailed from the village of St. Joseph passed away after unsuccessful emergency surgery in Martinique last year.His death sent shock waves throughout his homeland Dominica and the rest of the world. Jeff Joe as he was affectionately known was a founding member of the Grammacks New Generation and performed with his band at last years 15th edition of the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF).He was known for his significant contribution to the musical industry in Dominica and is described by many as a “creative genius” particularly due to his instrumental role in the development and promotion of Cadence Lypso and Dominica’s WCMF.Jeff Joe was one of Dominica’s Goodwill Ambassadors and recognized as a “great humanitarian”, community activist and diplomat and a dedicated family man.In celebration of the life of Jeff Joe and his contribution to music in Dominica, this year’s 16th edition of the WCMF paid homage to the Cadence icon.A special service in remembrance of the life and great works of Jeff Joe will be held at the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church from 7:00 p.m. this evening. Dominica Vibes News Sharing is caring!center_img Share Share 15 Views   no discussionslast_img read more

AT&T Accelerates Deployment of LTE-M Network for IoT

first_img Smart water meters with Capstone Metering Smart pallets with RM2 Smart beverage fountains with PepsiCo Consumer devices with Samsung Shipping container monitoring with Xirgo Technologies Connected vehicles and fleet & asset management with CalAmp Home security and automation with Telular. AT&T has decided for nationwide deployment of its LTE-M network for the Internet of Things (IoT) ahead of schedule in the second quarter of 2017. The roll out will ultimately support a North American footprint across the AT&T 4G LTE network in the U.S. and Mexico which covers nearly 400 million subscribers.The plans will follow the successful establishment of the AT&T LTE-M Low-Power Wide-Area network at AT&T Labs in San Ramon, California which is also North America’s first LTE-M enabled commercial site.According to AT&T, LTE-M will be the catalyst for large-scale IoT deployments and the devices designed to operate on the LTE-M network will have significant advantages over traditional IoT connectivity options such as lower device costs, longer battery life (expected up to 10 years), better coverage underground and deep inside buildings as well as tiny module sizes (as small as 1/6 the size of current modules).AT&T is currently testing LTE-M network and chipset technology in:last_img read more

Vandy’s Patton Robinette medically cleared to play

first_imgVanderbilt quarterback David Lee (8) tries to avoid Georgia defender Rusty Russell (88) before 51,000 at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Ga., on Oct. 19, 1974. Georgia scored a touchdown with 24 seconds left for a 38-31 victory. Vanderbilt quarterback Patton Robinette has been medically cleared from concussion symptoms and will be in uniform at Missouri on Saturday, according to the Commodores’ official football Twitter account.But redshirt freshman Johnny McCrary will still get his first career start in Saturday’s game (3 p.m./SEC Network), per the same tweet from @VandyFootball on Friday morning. Vanderbilt will become the first Football Bowl Subdivision team to start four different quarterbacks this season.QB Patton Robinette has cleared medical protocols, will be in uniform Saturday. Johnny McCrary will get 1st career start vs. Mizzou.— VandyFootball (@VandyFootball) October 24, 2014Robinette, a sophomore, has not played since suffering the concussion in a Sept. 20 loss to South Carolina.Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason was not made available for comment on Friday, per the team’s regular media availability schedule during a game week.RELATED: Vanderbilt’s five keys to beat MissouriRELATED: Vandy, Missouri to stage ‘great duel’ of returnersRELATED: Vandy hopes Maty Mauk keeps making poor decisionsDuring Tuesday’s weekly press conference, Mason said Robinette’s concussion was not a career-ending condition, but it would take some time for him to work back into game shape after being sidelined for more than a month.“I have all the confidence in the world that Patton will be back, sooner than later. We’re on our way. He was out there the other day,” Mason said on Tuesday. “Once he goes through the protocol for what our doctors have in store and he’s cleared, then what we’ll do is go about the protocol football-wise of a player having to be in shape (after) missing some time. You have to be in shape to step back out there. It’s not like you just step back into the fold and say, ‘OK, you’re our quarterback.’ But he is our leader and we are anxiously awaiting his time back with this team.”Vanderbilt quarterback Patton Robinette has not played since suffering a concussion on Sept. 20.Vanderbilt quarterback Patton Robinette has not played since suffering a concussion on Sept. 20.Vanderbilt has swapped four quarterbacks a combined 10 times this season, due to injuries or coach’s decision. After Wednesday’s practice, McCrary said he did not fear being pulled out of the game.“When I step on the field, I can only do my best,” McCrary said. “If my best isn’t good enough, I’ll take myself out of the game. You can tell if you’re not moving this team, but I want to stay tough and maybe something special will happen.”Robinette, the season-opening starter, has played only portions of three games. He has completed 23 of 32 passes for 240 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions. The other three quarterbacks – McCrary, LSU graduate transfer Stephen Rivers and true freshman Wade Freebeck – have combined for two TD passes and 11 interceptions.Reach Adam Sparks at 615-259-8010 and on Twitter @AdamSparks.last_img read more

Mason County Central volleyball team makes semifinals of Farwell Invitational

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