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April 12, 2013
Nassau Bartlette Street Murder Victim Identified

Nassau, Bahamas - Police have identified the
man shot and killed at Bartlette Street of Johnson Road as38 year old
RANDOLPH ALMANTO COAKLEY of PINEWOOD GARDENS.

According
to reports around 1:30 pm on Thursday 11thApril, 2013 the deceased,
along with two (2) other males were sitting outside a residence at
Bartlette Street off Johnson Road when they were approached by a male
wearing a blue ho...

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March 04, 2013
Johnson: Bahamas should get 60 of oil royalties

The Bahamas should be getting at least 60 percent of the royalties earned from oil exploration, according to business analyst Wayne Johnson.
Johnson, president of Watch Bahamas, a group focused on preserving natural resources, believes that any oil exploration taking place in The Bahamas could bring tremendous benefits to the economy. He said that it's an industry potentially worth billions of dol...

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February 11, 2013
Two Men Die in Police Custody

Two suspects have died in police custody, police confirmed, although they were quiet on the details. A suspect in an attempted armed robbery, who sources identified as Matthew Jacob Pratt, 33, of Nassau Village, died around 4 p.m. at the Central Detective Unit on Friday.

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Van Johnson, 54
April 28, 2011
Van Johnson, 54

Van Johnson, 54 of Marathon Road died on Sunday 24th April, 2011 at the Princess Margaret Hospital.

He is survived by his wife: Yvonne Johnson; sons: Jevan, Darrieus and Van Jr.; grandchildren: Dasmine and Jazell Johnson; mother: Vandaline Johnson-Adderley; sisters: Cyprianna Bethel, Janette Ferguson, Nancy Johnson, Kay Ellison Gardiner, Barbara Jane Etienne and Zina Sturrup; brothers: Edison a...

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October 20, 2012
IDB defends Ingraham admin. on road project

While the Ingraham administration has received harsh criticism in the past several months over the alleged mismanagement of the New Providence Road Improvement Project (NPRIP), an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) executive yesterday defended the massive cost overruns associated with it.
"A major driver of cost is the international price of oil," IDB's General Manager for the Caribbean Departm...

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August 02, 2012
Johnson wants sports added to Carifta games

LONDON, England: In his appearance here at his first Olympic Games, Bahamas Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Dr Daniel Johnson is not just spending time watching the performances of Team Bahamas. He's been engaged in a series of meetings as well.

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July 20, 2012
Notice About J.S. Johnson

To our Valued Clients

All of our Offices in Nassau, Freeport, Abaco & Exuma will be closed Friday, 20th July, 2012. Regular office hours will resume Monday, 23rd July, 2012

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

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May 23, 2012
More vie for FNM posts

Three former Free National Movement (FNM) senators have announced their intention to vie for various positions at the party's convention on Saturday.
Former Senator Gladys Johnson-Sands confirmed yesterday that she will enter the race for deputy leader of the party.
Additionally, former senator, Anthony Musgrove announced that he will run for chairman and former senator, Dr. Duane Sands said he in...

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May 17, 2012
Deacon Cedric Bernard Neymour, 61

Funeral service for Deacon Cedric Bernard Neymour, 61 yrs., a resident of West Bay Street & formerly of Behring Point, Andros, who died on 26th April, 2012, will be held at Grants Town Seventh-day Adventist Church, Wellington Street, on Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Dr. Leonard Johnson, Pastor Peter Joseph, Dr. Hugh A. Roach & Pastor Craig Williams. Interment follows in Woodlawn Garde...

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April 20, 2012
Scores of candidates have modest assets

While 56 millionaires nominated on Tuesday for the May 7 general election, scores of other candidates have modest assets, according to the financial disclosure forms they submitted.
Rodney Moncur, the Democratic National Alliance (DNA) candidate for Bains Town and Grants Town, listed his net worth at $326,470.
Listed among his property were a New Oxford dictionary, which he said is worth $500, and...

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April 09, 2012
Infrastructure boost for Exuma

EXUMA, The Bahamas - With the signing of contracts for a new dock, repair of a bridge and roads, the island of Exuma is poised for an infrastructure boost.
The Bahamas Government has signed contracts with G and L Construction and Rolle's Heavy Equipment to construct a new dock in George Town, repair the ferry dock bridge that connects Little and Great Exuma and repair roads and parking areas betw...

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Swimmers' medal haul
May 07, 2010
Swimmers' medal haul

Three of the five swimmers from the Grand Bahama YMCA's Wave Runners Swim Club, who competed at this month's CARIFTA Games, returned from Jamaica with medals.

Aaron Levarity won two golds and a bronze, Taryn Smith won a silver and two bronze medals (two of them in individual events), while Maya Albury came back with a bronze medal.

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February 15, 2012
Rising managerial costs raises flag amid slow growth

While revenues remain flat, a strong tradition of solid dividends and changes to the Road Traffic Act should make J.S. Johnson a solid addition to any portfolio.
In regards to the act, debated in Parliament late last year, the elimination of police being required to attend all vehicle accidents remains a prime opportunity for the insurance firm.
Forensys, a new company, emerged as a leading conten...

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February 07, 2012
Candidate threatens legal action over registration process

Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) candidate for Central and South Eleuthera Damian Gomez alleged yesterday that some of his supporters on the island were denied the opportunity to register to vote.
Gomez, an attorney, said if the concerns are not addressed by the end of the business day today, he would take legal action.
In a letter written to Parliamentary Commissioner Errol Bethel yesterday, Gomez...

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January 24, 2012
Johnson seeks to diversify cruise product

Cruise business in The Bahamas is stronger than ever and is showing no sign of slowing down anytime soon.
In an effort to diversify the country's tourism product, David Johnson, the director general at the Ministry of Tourism, said his team is planning on further expanding the sector throughout the Family Islands.
Johnson told Guardian Business tourism officials are in discussions with smaller com...

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January 19, 2012
Parhon Tarik Johnson, 33

Funeral Service for Parhon Tarik Johnson, 33, of Farrington Road will be held on Saturday January 21st, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Boyd Road. Monsignor Alfred Culmer and Monsignor Simeon Roberts will officiate.

Interment will follow in the Catholic Cemetery, Tyler Street.

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Emmett Thomas Johnson, 74
December 16, 2011
Emmett Thomas Johnson, 74

Funeral service for Rev. Emmett Thomas Johnson, 74 yrs., a resident of Lucien Road, who died on 1st December, 2011, will be held at New Lively Hope Baptist Church, Jerome Ave & Chesapeake Road on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bishop Ribert Colebrook, Rev's Dr. Sheldon Higgs & Rev'd Kenneth Bain. Interment follows in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, Bernard Road.

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December 14, 2011
Johnson: British APD decision not personal

The director general at the Ministry of Tourism has said he's "disappointed but not surprised" regarding the British Parliament's decision to keep high air passenger duty (APD) charges in place for tourists travelling to the Caribbean.

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BTC begins expansion with 500K flagship store
December 06, 2011
BTC begins expansion with 500K flagship store

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has invested $500,000 in its new flagship store in The Mall at Marathon and embarked on a multimillion-dollar expansion of its service and retail offerings.

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April 05, 2012
Cleveland Murphy, 88

Funeral service for Reverend Cleveland Murphy, 88 yrs., a resident of Betsy Bay, Mayaguana, who died on 19th March, 2012, will be held at Zion Yamacraw Baptist Church, Yamacraw Road, on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bishop Samuel R. Greene, Reverend Howard T.G. Smith, REverend Dr. Hilton Bullard & Other Ministers. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Precious memories ...

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October 04, 2011
Steven Johnson Syndrome, its next victim could be you!

Dear Editor,

My name is BELIEVE and I live with Stephen Johnson Syndrome - S.J.S and it's DEADLY!

Imagine someone constantly pouring rubbing alcohol on an open wound!
Your skin constantly on fire! Repeatedly pealing the scab off of a fresh
wound!  Well, meet my life long partner Steven Johnson Syndrome
(S.J.S)

In life we often tend to take everyday things for
granted!  The simplic...

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October 06, 2011
Alfred McArthur Johnson, 55

Funeral service Alfred McArthur Johnson, 55, of North Palmetto Point, Eleuthera and formerly of Governor’s Harbour will be held on Saturday October 8th, 11:00 a.m. at Full Gospel House of God Temple, North Palmetto Point, Eleuthera. Rev. Leonard Culmer, assisted by Rev. Charles Sands and Fr. Scott Brennen will officiate. Interment will follow in Margaret View Cemetery.

He is survived by (2)...

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September 30, 2011
Eloise Collie-Johnson, 82

Funeral Service for Eloise Collie-Johnson, 82, of Bluebell Ave., Garden Hills I and formerly of Snug Corner, Acklins who died on Thursday September 15, 2011will be held on Saturday October 1, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at New Bethany Baptist Cathedral, Key West Street. Officiating will be Bishop Victor Cooper Jr., assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gard...

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September 16, 2011
Bold BAAA move called for in sprint relays - Part II

During the first five years of the 1970s, sprinting supremacy in the country passed on from Kevin Johnson to Mike Sands. Between 1972 and 1975, Sands was head and shoulders above the rest, and dominated the 100, 200 and 400 meters like never before and ever again (up to now).
At the same time, he was the anchor of the national 4x100 meter (m) sprint teams. Unfortunately during that period, there w...

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September 08, 2011
Terecita Brenhilda Carey, 82

Funeral service for Mrs. Terecita Brenhilda Carey, 82 yrs., a resident of Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, who died on 31st Autust, 2011, will be held at St. Mark's Methodist Church, Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Kenya Lovell, Pastor Henry Whyte & other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment follows in Big Bay Public Cemetery, Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera.
Left to cherish...

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March 14, 2011
PUSH: New Song from Bodine 'Be' Johnson

Nassau, Bahamas - Bodine 'Be' Johnson releases the newest single from forthcoming 'The
BeComing' album called PUSH.  The motivational single was produced by
Rik Carey and Sketch Carey two of the most talented young producers in
The Bahamas.   Continuing the theme of Bahamian sounds, visuals and
writing, Bodine's soul-searching lyrics represent the determination and
dr...

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October 04, 2010
Paul Johnson, a superb goalkeeper moves on

By FRED STURRUP
NG Associate Editor
frederick@nasguard.com

This has been an exciting year for soccer. The World Cup was held in South Africa and spread soccer fever across the continents. Of course the excitement was felt here as many Bahamians focused on the two-week competitive extravaganza. Also, The Bahamas has another reason to feel good about the sport of soccer.
Around World Cup time in Ju...

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October 05, 2010
(VIDEO) Bodine Johnson launches official music video for Intoxicated

Nassau, Bahamas -

For
those of you who love the sweet sound of Soca and can't wait for a
taste of Junkanoo on Bay Street, Bodine 'Be' Johnson's summer single

Intoxicated is the hit you've been waiting to see on Video.    The
BuffBoo Records recording artist launched her official video for the single on September 23rd at Harry's Haven.

Intoxicated, the feel-good Caribbean love ...

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August 18, 2011
Hendrix John Johnson, 30

Funeral Service for Hendrix John Johnson affectionately called "Ferlie", age 30 of Harbour Island, who died August 10th at the Princess Margaret Hospital will be held on Saturday, 2:00 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church, Harbour Island. Father Henry Osuagwu will officiate and interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery Harbour Island.

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Pastor Leonard Johnson on Gambling
July 11, 2012
Pastor Leonard Johnson on Gambling

Ecumenical Service, 39th Independence Celebration
Pastor, DR. Leonard Johnson On Gambling

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