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Custom computers A's for excellence
September 04, 2012
Custom computers A's for excellence

Several talented students will start their new academic year off right thanks to Custom Computers Ltd.

After randomly drawing 25 student names from the entries in the “As for Excellence” campaign, the winners of the top three prizes were recognized for their outstanding academic achievements with the latest technological gadgets sure to make project research and writing for school a little ...

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DNA Announces New Candidates At Street Meeting
November 04, 2011
DNA Announces New Candidates At Street Meeting

The Democratic National Alliance (DNA) is prepared to deliver our message of REAL CHANGE for ONE BAHAMAS to every Bahamian in every community. In that manner, we have hosted a "Street Meeting" on Thursday November 3 at the corner of East St. and Hay St........

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March 30, 2012
DW Davis Junior High School wins the Highest Enrollment Award Floating Trophy JA Bahamas

Nassau, Bahama - DW Davis Junior
High School wins the Highest Enrollment Award Floating Trophy in the Junior
Achievement Bahamas (JA) First Cycle of the Elementary and Juniors Programme.

The Certificate Presentation Exercise was held March 23, 2012 at Golden Gates Outreach Ministries,
Carmichael Road. Other winners include: the Grates Initiative Award
Primary School, Xavier's and Our
Lady's Catho...

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October 19, 2012
Darville Calls For Appreciation Of The Bahamas

Minister for Grand Bahama Dr Michael Darville called for more appreciation of all things Bahamian.

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October 18, 2012
Darville Wants More Appreciation for What is Bahamian

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama - Minister for Grand Bahama and Member of Parliament for Pineridge, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville said October 18, that to build the country it is important to recognise and appreciate what is Bahamian.

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April 03, 2012
Drama and poetry on the roster as the National Arts Festival adjudications continue in Nassau

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- St. Cecilia's Catholic Primary School students recently perform a skit about Sir Milo Butler opening a bank account, entitled 'They Told Me No' by Candace King, during the E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival's New Providence Adjudications, at the Holy Trinity Activities Centre, Stapledon Gardens.  (BIS Photo / Eric Rose)

Centreville Primary School Drama Club membe...

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Education Minister announces Plans to Improve Education Sector
March 02, 2015
Education Minister announces Plans to Improve Education Sector

Education, Science and Technology Minister the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald outlined new intervention strategies that the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology...

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November 22, 2010
Eight straight!

By BRENT STUBBS

Senior Sports Reporter

bstubbs@tribunemedia.net

The St Cecilia's Strikers got their eighth straight victory Monday in the Catholic Diocesan Primary Schools Basketball League, taking advantage of their home turf to delight their fans with an impressive 68-21 win over the struggling St Thomas More Sparks.

It was a stellar performance from St Cecilia's, who posted two 50-point dec...

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Eighth 80th Anniversary of St Anselm's Church, Fox Hill
April 22, 2015
Eighth (80th) Anniversary of St Anselm's Church, Fox Hill

COMMUNICATION BY FRED MITCHELL MP

MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND IMMIGRATION

House of Assembly

22 April 2015

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September 24, 2015
Essential freedom: Being open to growth

In 1941, in his early 70s, after an extraordinary career and a dozen years before his death at 84, the brilliant French artist Henri Matisse underwent surgery

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Family Island student makes history
April 02, 2014
Family Island student makes history

Taliah Cooper made history when she won the Jr. Minister of Tourism competition and became the first Family Islander to capture the coveted title...

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December 02, 2010
Festival Noel School Chef Competition to be a FUN School Battle!

Freeport, Grand Bahama - With ticket sales in full swing
Festival Noel is gearing up for a real "Sweet 16." As part of this year's annual event local high schools and the
College of The Bahamas will compete for the coveted title of Chef Noel.

Confirmed for this year's Chef
battle event are Catholic High School, Eight Mile Rock, St. George's and the
College of The Bahamas. "These
students are real...

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Fitzgerald appeals for greater focus on special needs students
September 02, 2013
Fitzgerald appeals for greater focus on special needs students

Minister of Education, Science and Technology Jerome Fitzgerald appealed to teachers last night to be more concerned about students with learning disabilities, and said he expects that with training they will do a better job of identifying those students this year...

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April 28, 2013

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April 29, 2013
Fitzgerald praises the Catholic school system

SUPPORTING Catholic education is a worthwhile cause, Minister of Education Jerome Fitzgerald said Saturday night, adding that the Catholic system has produced top scholars over the years.

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May 02, 2014
Fitzgerald: Special needs school complete by end of May

The special needs school at the former Our Lady's Catholic Primary School will be completed by the end of this month and opened in September, Minister of Education Jerome Fitzgerald said yesterday.
Last April, Fitzgerald announced the government will spend more than $1 million to renovate the former school into an institution for special needs students.
The school was expected to be completed earl...

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November 19, 2012
Flag Day Ceremony Held At Our Lady's Catholic Primary School

Nassau, Bahamas - Rodney Moncur, coordinator of the Bain and Grants Town Urban Renewal office, conducts an inspection of Brownies during the celebration of Flag Day at Our Lady's Catholic Primary School November 16.

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December 08, 2010
Flames, Strikers in finals!

Two teams who tangled in the Catholic Primary Schools basketball playoffs last year, will meet in the best-of-three championship this year. The Our Lady Blue Flames stifled the Xavier's Giants in their sudden death playoff game, 31-23, yesterday, and the St. Cecilia's Strikers blasted the two-time defending champions St. Bede's Crushers, 29-10.
Blue Flames 31, Giants 23
The Giants outscored the Bl...

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April 30, 2013
Former Catholic school to be turned into education centre for the disabled

THE Government plans to convert Our Lady's Catholic Primary School into a special education centre for the disabled, Education Minister Jerome Fitzgerald said.

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June 20, 2011
Fr. Bonaventure Dean: Priest, educator, husband, father Part II

"Look around. Think about what you see. Give thanks."

A month ago, we paid tribute to Fr. Bonaventure Dean who died in Canada on May 16, after a protracted battle with prostate cancer. That column covered his life in The Bahamas, focusing primarily on his career which spanned the period beginning with his ordination as a Roman Catholic priest in 1963 up to the time that he left St. Augustine's ...

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May 13, 2013
Francis de Sales School Shines with Drama and Dance

Marsh Harbour

,
Abaco, The Bahamas - St. Francis de Sales Catholic School student
Ashanti Duncanson recites "Junkanoo", during the recent E. Clement
Bethel National Arts Festival adjudications, at the St. Francis de Sales
Church, in Marsh Harbour, Abaco.

Photos enclosed...

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May 03, 2011
Freeport in the Sixties group planning January 2012 reunion

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- A large number of former and current Freeporters will be returning to the island of Grand Bahama on January 19, 2012 for a reunion.

The group consists of former students of Freeport High School and Grand Bahama Catholic High School, families, and friends who lived in Freeport in the 1960s and 1970s. Oragnizer Diane Lawrence reports there are already 200 plus in the group...

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June 09, 2011
From the Beaches to the Plains

The Auburn Plainsman: Things seem to be rolling right along for Auburn's own Caribbean track and field treasure.

Assistant
women's track and field coach Henry Rolle was born in the town of
Freeport on Grand Bahama, where track is the most popular sport.

It was here he ran the 100-meter dash and hurdles while attending a private Catholic high school of about 400 students.

Rolle said life was f...

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August 24, 2011
Full 2011 Emergency Shelter list for the Family Islands

FAMILY ISLANDS
ABACO - 24

NORTH ABACO - 11
Grand Cay
 Shiloh Baptist Church

Grand Cay All Age School (Preschool room only)
Church of God Pentecostal

Green Turtle Cay

Amy Roberts All Age School
Church of God

Mount Hope

New Hope Baptist Church

Cedar Harbour

Ebenezer Baptist Church

Copper's Town

Faith Walk Church of God

Fox Town

Fox Town Primary School

Fire Road

New St. Andrew Bapt...

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September 12, 2012
GBPA Executives Visit the new 'Lewis Yard Primary' Location

Freeport, Grand Bahama
- As thousands of students across the island headed back to the
classroom last week, students of the Lewis Yard Primary School, were
greeted by a newly refurbished campus at the former St. Vincent DePaul
Catholic School to welcome them into the 2012/2013 school year.  The
relocation initiative, came as a result of Government and private sector
partnerships, and ac...

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GBPA supports CARIFTA athletes
March 25, 2013
GBPA supports CARIFTA athletes

As Team Bahamas readies to compete in the upcoming 42nd annual CARIFTA Games, 17 athletes from Grand Bahama are among their ranks as The Bahamas plays host to the region, March 29 to April 1, 2013. Several well-known Bahamian track and field standouts hail from Grand Bahama...

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October 19, 2011
Games come down to the wire!

No team is favored and no lead is safe! It's been that kind of year in Catholic Primary Schools basketball as, once again, a pair of games went down to the wire before the winners emerged. The Xavier's Giants got their first win of the year as they held off the charging Sts. Francis/Joseph Shockers, 25-23, and in the feature contest yesterday evening at Loyola Hall on Gladstone Road, the defending...

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September 27, 2011
Generali: Project Grow kicks off at St. Cecelia's Primary School

"Project Grow", born out of the "Be Active, Eat Smart" programme, kicked off at St. Cecelia's Catholic Primary School recently when programme facilitators, Generali Worldwide Insurance, through its partners, Home Grown, donated hundreds of vegetable seedlings to the school's garden.

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November 15, 2011
Giants crush St. Bede's

In a game they needed to win yesterday, the Xavier's Giants came out and laid it all out on the line against the St. Bede's Crushers.

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November 28, 2011
Giants get 41-38 win over Sparks

By BRENT STUBBS

Senior Sports Reporter

bstubbs@tribunemedia.net

THE St Bede's Crushers and Xavier's Giants closed out the Catholic Diocesan Primary Schools Basketball League with victories at Loyola Hall on Monday.

But with the sudden death playoff scheduled for Wednesday, league coordinator Vanta Culmer noted that it might just be delayed because of the outcome of the two games.

While Xavier...

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