Education

What a wonderful, powerful and merciful God we serve

March 16, 2016

So much ceremony and drama are going on in churches today. In some cases, people are eating Jesus' flesh and drinking his blood every time the church door opens, but it seems that rather than let their spiritual lights shine, they bring more darkness to already darkness.

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Restoration Kingdom Ministries celebrates 9th anniversary

March 16, 2016

The membership at Restoration Kingdom Ministries (RKM) was encouraged to remain faithful to God, remain focused and to remember the mandate to reach the lost for Christ by Reverend Dr. Charles Rolle, who guest preached at the church's ninth church anniversary service.

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BFMI to launch new organization during International Believers Summit

March 16, 2016

Bahamas Faith Ministries International (BFMI) Senior Pastor Dr. David Burrows will serve as vice president of the soon-to-be-launched International Association of Kingdom Churches and Ministries (IAKCM) Presbytery, an organization that will serve as an umbrella organization and covering for churches and ministries locally, regionally and internationally.

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St. Francis de Sales Students from Abaco, visits the Governor General

March 16, 2016

Grades five and six students of St. Francis de Sales Catholic School, Abaco, paid a courtesy call on Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling at Government House...

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COB: Work to resume on entryway this week

March 16, 2016

The College of The Bahamas (COB) is responding to questions about the status of capital works on the Oakes Field campus, particularly in light of the noticeable absence of workers on the new entryway to the institution.

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Bahamas takes part in historic marine protected area conference

March 16, 2016

Bahamas National Trust (BNT) Executive Director Eric Carey recently returned from an important conference in Rome that addressed a "severe and accelerating crisis" which threatens human well-being.

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Castrol Quote of the Day: March 16, 2016
Castrol Quote of the Day: March 16, 2016

March 16, 2016

Castrol Quote of the Day: March 16, 2016

"Danger: If you run out of oil, your engine will seize - that means it will stop! Castrol is the finest oil you can keep in your engine."

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Deputy Prime Minister calls on students to recognize and appreciate their differences

March 16, 2016

As Commonwealth Countries celebrated Commonwealth Day 2016 around the globe, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development urged students, faculty and administrators of South Andros High School to celebrate their diverse differences.

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A Familiar Walk celebrates Palmetto Point's newest Bahamian hero

March 16, 2016

Family Island heroes are often forgotten, hidden behind the curtain of prestige that opens mostly for achievers on New Providence or Grand Bahama.

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Cell phone overkill

March 16, 2016

I was having a chat with a good friend of mine who had recently been in hospital but was now well on the way to recovery. I apologized for not being able to visit her.

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Applications for Solmssen Templeton Scholarship for specialized legal fields now open

March 16, 2016

Lyford Cay Foundations is now accepting online applications for the Solmssen Templeton Scholarship, valued at $10,000 per year for study in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and the Caribbean for specialized careers in the field of law.

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St. Andrew's School students undertake massive fundraising effort

March 16, 2016

Three St. Andrew's School (SAS) students have undertaken a massive undertaking to complete their mandatory CAS (creativity, activity and service) Project -- a task necessary for them to graduate the International Baccalaureate (IB) program -- that will have benefits all around.

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Spelling bee competitors make ready

March 16, 2016

In a complete turnaround from last year's National Spelling Bee when Charles Hamilton, the lone male among the 20 finalists emerged victorious, this year, the field will be evenly split...

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CC Sweeting Cobras Win the First National High School Basketball Championships

March 15, 2016

The participation in the first National High School Basketball Championships, is proof that there are more young people involved in wholesome activities, than the few wreaking havoc on society, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development, the Hon. Philip 'Brave' Davis during the closing of the event on Monday...

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Deputy Prime Minister Calls on Students to Recognize and Appreciate Their Differences

March 15, 2016

As Commonwealth Countries celebrated Commonwealth Day 2016 around the globe, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development urged students, faculty and administrators of South Andros High School to celebrate their diverse differences...

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COB Prepares for Transition to UOB
COB Prepares for Transition to UOB

March 15, 2016

New developments in resources, research, technology, academics, branding and capital works are on the drawing board for the faculty, staff and students as the College of The Bahamas (COB) transitions into the University of The Bahamas (UOB)...

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High-level cadre of volunteers for IDB meeting in The Bahamas

March 15, 2016

Volunteers will play a vital role in The Bahamas’ successful hosting of this year’s Annual General Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC).

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Fellow students mourn girl killed when hit by a rock
Fellow students mourn girl killed when hit by a rock

March 15, 2016

STUDENTS, staff and administrators at the Government High School said yesterday they have not been able to "fully construct the reason or come to terms with" the tragic death of Mizilana Beauchamp, a pupil all described as pleasant...

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Mitchell at Doris Johnson on Commonwealth Day
Mitchell at Doris Johnson on Commonwealth Day

March 15, 2016

It is my privilege to be here. I am glad to be here. I am particularly glad to be here on the day after the Doris Johnson Girls won the championship of the National Basketball championship of the Senior High School up in Freeport yesterday; my congratulations to them...

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Growing the idea of food security

March 15, 2016

At the Opening Ceremony of The Bahamas Agriculture, Marine Resources and Agri-Business Exposition 2016, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works & Urban Development the Hon. Philip Davis said he was heartened to see the issue of food security being placed front and centre as food security is “a critically important pillar upon which our long-term viability as a developing nation rests.”

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