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September 12, 2011
Peggie Rolle, 68

Funeral Service for Peggie Rolle, 68 of Bailey Town, Bimini will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Gateway Outreach Ministry, Bailey Town, Bimini, Bahamas. Officiating: Bishop Edmund Ellis, assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in the Public Cemetery, Bailey Town, Bimini.

Left to mourn her passing are her loving husband of 47 years: Dorsett Rolle;...

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September 11, 2011
BEC EXCHANGES 'FINAL FORM' MOU ON RENEWABLES

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business
Editor

THE BAHAMAS ELECTRICITY CORPORATION (BEC) remains close to sealing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a private sector renewable energy supplier, its chairman confirming that "a document in its final form" was exchanged between the two parties on Friday.

While the arrangement had not been sealed, Michael Moss told Tribune Business: "We will be exc...

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September 12, 2011
Peggie Rolle, 68

Funeral Service for Peggie Rolle, 68, a resident of Bailey Town, Bimini will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Gateway Outreach Ministry, Bailey Town, Bimini, Bahamas. Officiating: Bishop Edmund Ellis, assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in the Public Cemetery, Bailey Town, Bimini.

Left to mourn her passing are her loving husband of 47 years: Do...

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September 12, 2011
Herbert Walkes, 97

Memorial Service for Herbert Walkes, 97, Resident of Eneas Jumper Corner, will be held on Saturday September 10th, 2011, at 11 am, at Evangelistic Pentecostal Church Bahamas Inc., Nassau, Bahamas, officiating will be Bishop Deon Mott, assisted by Pastor Jermaine Jones & other ministers of the Gospel, organist Deondre Mott, Cremation will follow.

He is survived by his wife of 10 years, Thelma Walk...

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Pictet Races To Sponsorship Of Auction Of Promises
September 13, 2011
Pictet Races To Sponsorship Of Auction Of Promises

Bahamas Speed Week Revival Revs Up
PICTET RACES TO SPONSORSHIP OF AUCTION OF PROMISES

Bahamas Speed Week Revival organizers announced today that one of the world's leading international private financial institutions, Pictet Bank, has signed on as the official sponsor of the event's gala banquet and Auction of Promises to benefit four Bahamian charities.

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September 13, 2011
Bahamas Speed Week Revival Revs Up: Pictet Races to Sponsorship of Auction of Promises

Nassau, Bahamas - Bahamas Speed Week Revival organizers announced today that one of the
world's leading international private financial institutions, Pictet Bank, has
signed on as the official sponsor of the event's gala banquet and Auction of
Promises to benefit four Bahamian charities.

"Pictet's presence adds further prestige to a series of events
already promising to be the sporting and social...

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September 14, 2011
BEC chairman hits back at PLP chairman

Executive Chairman of the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) Michael Moss suggested yesterday in a press release that the mismanagement of BEC by the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) led to the corporation constructing Abaco's Wilson City power plant out of pocket.
But he suggested is has never been over budget as suggested by the PLP.
Moss was responding to claims by the PLP's Chairman Bradley ...

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September 14, 2011
Jet ski operators concerned about increased competition

A group of jet ski operators claimed yesterday that the government has lifted a moratorium on their industry and this could put them out of business.
"At this time we don't need the door open for persons to have an unlimited number of jet skis,"  said Philip Moss, who heads the Cable Beach Tropical Water Sports Association.
"It is not good for the industry because there is already a sufficien...

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September 14, 2011
Blue Ribbon Panel for FLIFF on Location: Grand Bahama Island

Freeport, Bahamas - In addition to independent
and studio films made around the world, movies produced in the Islands
of the Bahamas by Bahamian filmmakers will be featured prominently at
the upcoming

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) on Location in
Grand Bahama,

October 27 - 30, 2011. 

Five distinguished persons have been
appointed to review and select submissions i...

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Daisy Best, 73
September 15, 2011
Daisy Best, 73

Funeral Service for Daisy Best, 73, of Australia Avenue will be held on Saturday 17th September, 2011 at 11:00am at Epiphany Anglican Church, Prince Charles Drive. Officiating will be Father Atma Budhu assisted by other ministers of the gospel. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.

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September 15, 2011
Protect unborn babies in general

Dear Editor,

The recent murders of pregnant mothers Erica Ward and Baresha Glinton-Lewis and their unborn babies have rightly brought about public outrage, and some have called for laws to be passed to also treat the death of such babies as murder.
While we wholeheartedly agree with them, we note with sadness that some who are protesting are overlooking (knowingly or unknowingly) a more horrific ...

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September 15, 2011
Gloria Rosemary McPhee-Gardiner, 63

Funeral Service for the Late Gloria Rosemary McPhee-Gardiner, 63 years of #9 Gladiator Road, Stapledon Gardens, and Formerly of Exuma will be held on Sunday September 18th 2:00 p.m. at Church of God Convention Center, Joe Farrington Road. Pastor Dave Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.

 
She is survived by her husband (38 years): N...

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September 15, 2011
Leola Deveaux-Gardiner, 75

Funeral Service for LEOLA DEVEAUX-GARDINER aged 75years of Graham Drive, Yellow Elder who died on Monday, September 5th, 2011 will be held on Saturday, September 17th, at 11:00am at Abundant Life Bible Church, Abundant Life Road. Officiating will be Pastor Cranston Knowles assisted by Pastor Edward Allen, Pastor Gil Maycock and Rev. Glenroy Deveaux. Interment will follow in the Woodlawn Gardens Ce...

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September 15, 2011
Inez Louise Boyd Carey, 76

Funeral service for Retired Nurse Inez Louise Boyd Carey age 76 years a resident of Rupert Dean Lane will be held 1:00 p.m. Sunday, September 18th 2011 at The Apostle Of The End Time Church, West and Ferguson Street. Officiating will be Apostle Carlos Wallace assisted by other Ministers. Interment will be made in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F Kennedy Drive.
 
Left to cherish his memor...

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September 15, 2011
Bishop Edward Nathaniel Missick Sr. JP., 76

Last Rites & Memorial Tributes for the Late Bishop Edward Nathaniel Missick Sr. JP. Aged 76 years a resident of #18 First Holiness Way, Bamboo Town, Nassau, Bahamas, who passed away on 3rd September, 2011, will be held at First Holiness Church of God, First Holiness Way, Bamboo Town, on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.  Officiating will be Bishop Albert Hepburn, Rev. Dr. J. Carl Rahming, Bishop Ros Davis ...

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September 20, 2011
Track may kick tourism into top gear

With preparations for this year's Bahamas Speed Week revving up, tentative plans are being made to kick future events into top gear.
Jimmie Lowe, the event's president, said organizers will soon begin talks with the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture and the Ministry of Tourism to mull over the possibility of building a race track for drivers arriving from all over the world - a venture that co...

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September 19, 2011
BEC Chair says Lower Fuel Costs Coming

REDUCED load factors and increased energy production using Bunker C fuel should soon reduce the fuel charge component on Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) bills, its chairman told Tribune Business yesterday, helping to mitigate world oil price volatility.

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September 19, 2011
Bahamas 'near the tipping point' in crime

THE Bahamas is now "near the tipping point" a local anti-crime activist group has warned.

Calling the new record for murders set last week a "shameful" milestone, Bahamas Against Crime (BAC) urged authorities to change tack before it is too late.

"Only a collective effort, with less talk and more focused action, will prevent a deepening of the crisis, with the attendant social collapse," said BA...

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September 20, 2011
MURDER ACCUSED TELLS COURT HE WAS THREATENED WITH STRIKE TO THE FACE

By LAMECH JOHNSON

ljohnson@tribunemedia.net

TWO of three men accused of a stabbing death in 2008 gave unsworn testimonies before a Supreme Court judge and 12-man jury yesterday afternoon.

Daryl Rolle, 36, of Palm Avenue and Andre Dieujuste, 28, of Windsor Lane told the court what transpired on the evening of September 13, 2008 when 28-year-old Jason Smith was stabbed, later dying in hospital of...

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BTC Exuma Staff Working Non-stop to Complete Repairs
September 21, 2011
BTC Exuma Staff Working Non-stop to Complete Repairs

LEROY ON A ROLLE FOR BTC EXUMA -- Technician Leroy Rolle is part of a technical team moving through Exuma finalizing repairs following Hurricane Irene's assault on the island, pummeling poles and knocking out power, land line phones and internet.

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September 22, 2011
BEC signs 'historical' renewable energy deal

The Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) made history yesterday when it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a renewable energy company to produce ocean-powered electricity for the general public - a venture which will come at no cost to The Bahamas.
The landmark power/purchasing agreement, signed with Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (OTEC), will result in a commercial-grade plant bui...

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September 21, 2011
BEC ON 'CUTTING EDGE' VIA OCEAN THERMAL

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

THE Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) yesterday moved to the "cutting edge" of renewable energy by executing an agreement that could ultimately lead to two multi-million dollar ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) plants being constructed in this nation, together supplying about 10 per cent of its power needs.

Michael Moss, BEC's chairman, said the...

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September 21, 2011
BAHAMIAN PASSES THE SERIES 7 EXAM

Elsworth A. Moss, of Global Private Portfolio Management, has passed the Series 7 Exam in the US after studying at the Nassau-based Securities Training Institute (STI).

Bettina Albury, STI's course administrator, said: "Mr Moss did exceptionally well on this internationally-recognised securities exam by scoring 85 per cent, beating the US national grade average of 73 per cent.

"We are committed ...

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September 21, 2011
PASTORS SAY THE LACK OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT TO BLAME FOR MURDERS

The following
statement was made by members of the Bahamas Coalition of Evangelical Pastors, including Pastor Cedric Moss, Pastor Alfred Stewart, Pastor Lyall Bethel and
Pastor Allan Lee.

H
ardly a day goes by without our nation being greeted with horrific news of cold blooded murders, armed robberies, rapes, and other serious crimes against fellow citizens, residents, and visitors to the Baham...

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Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54
September 22, 2011
Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54

Funeral service for Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54 yrs., a resident of Perriwininkle Alley & formerly of Deadman's Cay, Long Island, who died on 10th September, 2011, will be held at Church of Christ, Harold Road, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Andrew Major. Interment follows in Southern Cemetery, Cowpen & Spikenard Roads.

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September 23, 2011
Feakins: Price of renewable energy 'competitive'

Renewable energy produced for the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) will be sold at "competitive" prices and Bahamians can expect new employment opportunities as construction moves forward, according to Jeremy Feakins, the CEO of the Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation  (OTEC).
In a landmark deal, BEC will become the first utility company in the world to deliver ocean-powered electricity to ...

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Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54
September 26, 2011
Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54

Funeral service for Nelson Gene Cartwright, 54, a resident of Perriwininkle Alley & formerly of Deadman's Cay, Long Island, who died on 10th September, 2011, will be held at Church of Christ, Harold Road, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Andrew Major. Interment follows in Southern Cemetery, Cowpen & Spikenard Roads.

Left to cherish his memories are his loving wife: Stephanie...

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September 27, 2011
Talking cars, talking busines

During Formula One, whether it be Shanghai, Montreal or Abu Dhabi, the Paddock Club is synonymous with more than a great view of the race.  It's also a place for high-flyers in the business and racing scene to meet, talk cars and perhaps do a little business.
David McLaughlin, the UK Event Director for Bahamas Speed Week, doesn't expect to duplicate the Formula One experience.
But he intends ...

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September 26, 2011
Aquinas to 'christen' new softball field

By BRENT STUBBS

Senior Sports Reporter

bstubbs@tribunemedia.net

AQUINAS College knows that in order to be successful in the Bahamas Association of Independent Secondary Schools, they need the proper facilities to ensure that their athletes are properly prepared.

Still in their infancy stage at their new home on Gladstone Road, the Aces coaching staff, led by Lawrence Irving and Sherline Moss, ...

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BEC to Dig Up New Roads
September 28, 2011
BEC to Dig Up New Roads

The Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) will eventually have to dig up the roads that were recently constructed and paved as part of the New Providence Road Improvement Project (NPRIP) if it has to do maintenance or expansion work, BEC's press officer Arnette Ingraham told The Nassau Guardian.

Ingraham explained that provisions were not put in place in some of the newly-constructed roads for ...

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