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September 23, 2014
Kiwanis donates playgrounds to Cat Island schools

A native daughter of the soil and a descendant from Dumfries and New Bight, Kiwanis Lieutenant Governor Christine King's passion for service took her beyond New Providence where she has settled the last 24 years.
It took King back to her hometown in Cat Island to give back to the children in the island's northern settlements - Dumfries and Orange Creek. She was instrumental in funding and organizi...

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August 17, 2011
Bittersweet End to Summer

The long lazy days of summer are winding down, and with all of the new, cool back to school stuff purchases in the closet just waiting to be used, many children are eager for the opening of the new school year to be reunited with friends and swap stories of their summer vacation.  For one group of students summer is coming to a bittersweet end.  While they're looking forward to school and learning...

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February 12, 2014
Top Northwest District students recognized

Candis-Amber Petty, a former student of H.O. Nash Junior School who is currently a student at C.R. Walker Senior School, was recognized for her academic achievements in the 2013 Bahamas Junior Certificate (BJC) examinations at the 12th Northwestern District Thanksgiving Awards and Recognition Ceremony.She was graded at A grades for the eight exams she sat (and finished in a three-way tie for ...

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August 30, 2010
Davis: Concerns at Old Bight High School, Cat Island Rum Cay All Age School, Rum Cay

Nassau, Bahamas - The following is a statement by the Hon. Philip Davis on the closure of the Old Bight
High School and the schortage of teachers at the Rum Cay All Age School.

"It was with
a heavy heart that I received reports this morning that Old Bight High
School in Old Bight, Cat Island was unable to open today due to incomplete
school repairs and insufficient teachers.  In spite of...

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April 25, 2012
High school teams set to leave for Penn Relays

Once again, the winning under-20 relay teams from the Scotiabank National High School Track and Field Championships are about to embark on a journey of a lifetime. Each year, the teams are afforded the opportunity to travel to the prestigious Penn Relays, courtesy of the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA). This year's teams are the St. Augustine's College (SAC) 4x100 meters (m) an...

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Good Deed and BTC Save Smokey's Karate School
June 03, 2014
Good Deed and BTC Save Smokey's Karate School

BTC Rolls out the Carpet and workout mat to Englerston-based Karate School...

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January 30, 2012
SAC dominates BAAA High School Relays

The St. Augustine's College (SAC) Big Red Machine added another high school track and field title to its collection on Saturday, capturing five divisions at the annual Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations' (BAAA) High School Relays.
The Big Red Machine ran off with the under-15, under-17, under-20 women and the under-13 boys divisions. The Queen's College Comets carted off three titles, in...

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February 19, 2014
Anglican Schools' Festival gets underway today at St. John's

The Anglican Schools' Festival is sponsored every two years under the aegis of the Anglican Central Education Authority (ACEA). The festival has grown into a highly anticipated event and has now become firmly established as a part of the Anglican tradition.
During the festival, students of the four Anglican schools - St. John's College, St. Anne's School, Bishop Michael Eldon School out of Grand ...

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October 22, 2014
School Board Elections

Please be advised that School Board Elections are scheduled to be conducted on Friday, 28th October, 2014...

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February 29, 2012
Reaching for the moon, the stars and beyond

Jodi Cornish is a senior at the Stapledon School for the Mentally Challenged and because of the school he attends, most people would immediately put limitations on him and expect him to be capable of little.
Actually, Cornish's life has been filled with barriers. He was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) which made learning challenging for him. His mother, Carmel Corni...

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