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December 27, 2011
(VIDEO) 2011 Boxing Day Junkanoo Results (Unofficial)

Nassau, Bahamas - Listen to the reading of the unofficial results from the Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade taking place in New Providence on December 26th, 2011.

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March 09, 2012
Contribution of boxing to sports power image

Boxing, professional and amateur, has played an important role in the sports power image of this country. For reasons, I've never understood, there has always been the tendency within our system to relegate boxing to the lower category of sports disciplines.
This has been the case despite glittering performances in the ring by Bahamians nationally and internationally and some truly spectacular box...

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August 10, 2011
Learning outside the box: Akhepran International Academy is the country's newest educational institution

It is time to break out of the box -- educationally that is, and Akhepran International Academy, a new educational institution that will cater to students from K-3 through grade 12, hopes when it officially opens its doors on Monday, September 5 to set a new standard and revolutionize the system.

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December 20, 2011
Boxer Williams at crossroads

A year ago, Sherman "Tank" Williams was preparing for the biggest fight of a long career. His opponent for a West Virginia ring was none other than the former multiple world heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield.
The bout occurred in January of this year and Williams had his finest moment in the ring. For three full rounds, he had his way with Holyfield. By the end of the third, Holyfield was a v...

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April 06, 2011
Two more to be inducted into Boxing Hall of Fame

The second Hall of Fame induction event has been planned by the Bahamas Boxing Commission. Chairman Pat Strachan has announced that Bertram ‘Bert Perry’ Perigord was selected in the Open Category. He joins Yama Bahama, Gomeo Brennan and Elisha Obed who were selected as the class of 2009.
This year the commission decided to establish a Veterans Category. Boxers who competed, and others ...

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June 01, 2016
EgyptAir Flight 804: 'Black box' signals deteched, French investigators say

A French naval vessel has detected underwater signals from one of EgyptAir Flight 804's so-called black boxes, investigators said Wednesday.

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Cherry Holding Strong in World Boxing Ranks
December 09, 2011
Cherry Holding Strong in World Boxing Ranks

Edner Cherry is another quality Bahamian professional boxer who holds the banner of his country quite high. Although he resides in Florida and has done so for the last 18 years, Cherry stays connected to the country where he spent his first 11 years.

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Williams' Unfortunate Boxing Predicament
December 07, 2011
Williams' Unfortunate Boxing Predicament

This past January, Sherman "Tank" Williams had his finest moment in the ring.  A boxer for most of his life, Williams left a rather successful amateur career and opted to turn professional in 1997.

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LIFE OF CRIME: Dispensing justice
June 30, 2015
LIFE OF CRIME: Dispensing justice

IMAGINE if it were you sitting in the witness box, under oath and asked this question: is the criminal justice system working in The Bahamas?...

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February 16, 2015
Eight-member boxing team to represent The Bahamas

The Bahamas is about to send its biggest team ever to the Independence Cup Boxing Tournament in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic this weekend.

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