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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.
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September 14, 2011
BAIC to Assist Grand Bahama Farmers

Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation (BAIC) has stepped in to help Grand Bahama farmers whose crops were wiped out by Hurricane Irene.

"From what I saw, the farmers suffered extensive damage," said BAIC executive chairman Edison M. Key. "We came to see what kind of assistance we can give them.

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September 15, 2011
Dorothy Louise Smith, 80

Funeral Service for the Late Dorothy Louise Smith, 80 years of Bailey Town, Bimini will be held on Saturday September 17th, 11:00 a.m. at The Cathedral of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Bailey Town Bimini. Bishop Stanley B. Pinder and Rev. Dr. Carlise Russell assisted by Rev. Dr. Clyde Flowers, Rev. Oriel Rolle, Rev. John Saunders and Rev. Joel Rolle will officiate. Interment will follow in...

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September 15, 2011
Rev. Roland Swain J.P., 85

Funeral Service for the late Rev. Roland Swain J.P., 85, Age 85, a resident of Murphy Town, Abaco & formerly of Bluff Point, Abaco who died on 4th September, 2011, will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2011 at the Friendship Tabernacle, Dundas Town, Abaco Bahamas, at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Wilbur Outten, General Superintendent of Bahamas Evangelical Church Association, assisted by R...

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September 16, 2011
10-year-old Polina Major crowned new Junior Chess Champ

POLINA Major has been crowned Bahamas Junior Chess Champion 2011.

Major, who finished undefeated in the event at CW Sawyer Primary School, is one of the youngest players to win the title.

Her triumph came after three hard fought rounds, culminating in a victory over Sandeep Gali.

An exciting game saw Gali take Major into an endgame relatively quickly. But this proved to be a mistake, as Major s...

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Dorothy Dor Louise Benicourt, 82
September 22, 2011
Dorothy Dor Louise Benicourt, 82

Funeral service for Dorothy "Dor" Louise Benicourt, 82 yrs., a resident of #64 Milton Street & formerly of Clarence Town, Long Island, who died on 12th September, 2011, will be held at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Baillou Hill & Wulff Roads, on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Canon Basil Tynes, assisted by Rev'd Fr. Roderick Bain & other members of the Clergy. Interment follows in Lake...

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September 26, 2011
Olympian opens up second year of high performance academy

After leading several young first-year student-athletes to national success in track and field, former Olympic sprint champion and current International Association of Athletic Federations' (IAAF) Council member Pauline Davis-Thompson is set to hold a second year of tryouts, to recruit new members to the newly formed Bahamas High-performance Track Academy (BHTA).
The BHTA is an athletic training p...

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September 27, 2011
Bahamas Promotes New Law Enforcement Sports Challenge in NYC

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation took advantage of the recent World Police & Fire Games Expo in New York City, promoting upcoming Bahamian events to thousands of people who attended. The expo attracted 15,000 police and fire services personnel from around the world.

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BTC Battling Rain, Lightning Strikes to Complete Family Island Repairs
October 05, 2011
BTC Battling Rain, Lightning Strikes to Complete Family Island Repairs

Long Island 97% Complete, Cat Island Team Doubled, Five weeks after Hurricane Irene slammed into The Bahamas downing power lines and crippling phone service in the Family Islands, BTC said today repairmen -- many working seven- day weeks since the storm -- are nearing completion despite constant weather setbacks.

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Bahamas promotes new Law Enforcement Sports Challenge in NYC
October 07, 2011
Bahamas promotes new Law Enforcement Sports Challenge in NYC

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation took advantage of the recent World Police & Fire Games Expo in New York City, promoting upcoming Bahamian events to thousands of people who attended.

The expo attracted 15,000 police and fire services personnel from around the world. Representatives of the Ministry of Tourismís Sports Tourism Unit and retired police corporal Patrick Levarity especially promote...

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October 13, 2011
Philip Whyley, 82

Funeral service for Philip Whyley, 82 yrs., a resident of Singapore Ct., Flamingo Gardens, who died on 2nd October, 2011, will be held at Berea Seventh-day Adventist Church, Blue Hill Road South, on Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Edward St. Fleur, assistd by Elder Audley Mitchell & Elder Osmond Lacroix. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
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October 19, 2011
18th Annual L. Garth Wright Sr. Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament

Saturday's Results
Edwin McClain (Nassau) defeated Tyrek Hall (Nassau),
9-6.
Shadrach Major (Nassau) defeated Dashon Johnson (Nassau), 11-7.
Paul Rolle (Nassau) defeated Joseph Rolle (Nassau), 9-8.
Don Rolle Jr. (Nassau) defeated Tavio Adderley (Nassau), 12-11.
Daniel Smith (Nassau) defeated Edward McClain (Nassau), 8-5.
Javano Collins (Nassau) defeated Colyn Johnson (Inagua), 10-8.
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Two Bahamians receive Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships
October 27, 2011
Two Bahamians receive Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

Nassau, Bahamas -- Since 1947, Ambassadorial scholarships have been made available through the Rotary Foundation where more than 40,000 men and women have had the opportunity to study abroad.

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October 27, 2011
Two Bahamians receive Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

Nassau, Bahamas -- Since 1947, Ambassadorial scholarships have been made available through the Rotary Foundation where more than 40,000 men and women have had the opportunity to study abroad.†

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October 28, 2011
Two Bahamians receive Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Since 1947, Ambassadorial scholarships have been made available through the Rotary Foundation where more than 40,000 men and women have had the opportunity to study abroad.

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Bahamas Speed Week US, UK Coverage Revving Up
November 02, 2011
Bahamas Speed Week US, UK Coverage Revving Up

With Bahamas Speed Week Revival just a little less than a month away, the international media buzz about the event is in high gear with magazine writers, daily and Sunday newspapers, radio, TV and online publication writers showing "extraordinary interest" in covering the five-day series of time trials, exhibitions and social events set to start November 30.

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November 02, 2011
Bahamas Speed Week Coverage Revving Up In The US UK

With Bahamas Speed Week Revival just a little less than a month away, the international media buzz about the event is in high gear with magazine writers, daily and Sunday newspapers, radio, TV and online publication writers showing "extraordinary interest" in covering the five-day series of time trials, exhibitions and social events set to start November 30.

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November 02, 2011
Bahamas Speed Week's Coverage Is Revving Up In The US And UK

With Bahamas Speed Week Revival just a little less than a month away, the international media buzz about the event is in high gear with magazine writers, daily and Sunday newspapers, radio, TV and online publication writers showing "extraordinary interest" in covering the five-day series of time trials, exhibitions and social events set to start November 30.

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November 02, 2011
'AMAZING' INTEREST IN SPEED WEEK

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA COVERAGE of the revival of

Bahamas Speed Week has "been nothing short of amazing", Ministry of Tourism officials said, with heavy interest expressed in covering the five-day series of time-trials, exhibitions and social events.

"The media response has been nothing short of amazing," said Tyrone Sawyer, manager of sports tourism. "From as early as three months out, the media f...

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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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Derrick Ronald Bethel, 64
November 07, 2011
Derrick Ronald Bethel, 64

Funeral service for Derrick Ronald Bethel, 64 yrs., a resident of Seven Hills, who died on 24th October, 2011,will be held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Boyd Road, on Saturday at 1:45 p.m. Officiating will be Deacon Gregory Taylor. Interment follows in St. Joseph's Cemetery.

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November 07, 2011
Agatha Maria Francis, 69

Funeral Service for the late Agatha Maria Francis age 69 of Maple Drive, Perpall Tract who died on Monday October 24, 2011 will be held on Saturday November 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Remnant Tabernacle of Praise, Carmichael Road.  Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Kendall Stubbs assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel.  Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road. 
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November 08, 2011
New birding trail in eastern Grand Bahama

Freeport, Grand Bahama - We are excited about a new birding trail on Eastern Grand Bahama.

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November 07, 2011
ROTARY CLUB CONCERT

UNDER the theme "The Joy of Giving, Celebrating 50 Years of Rotary in The Bahamas", the Rotary Club of West Nassau will stage its 38th annual Night of Christmas Music Concert.

The event will be held on Sunday, December 4, at the Rain Forest Theatre at The Crystal Palace Resort and Casino, Cable Beach, at 8pm.

Artists include the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band, Freddie Munnings Jr, the Rotary C...

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November 11, 2011
Rotary Club of West Nassau to host Night of Christmas Music Concert

Under the theme "The Joy of Giving, Celebrating 50 Years of Rotary in The Bahamas," The Rotary Club of West Nassau will stage its 38th Annual Night of Christmas Music Concert.† The event will be held on Sunday, December 4, at the Rain Forest Theatre at The Crystal Palace Resort & Casino, Cable Beach at 8 p.m.

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75M PMH Represents 'Overdue' Investment In Care
November 17, 2011
75M PMH Represents 'Overdue' Investment In Care

Few individuals understand the practical significance of the $75 million expansion of Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) like Dr. Adrian Sawyer.

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November 18, 2011
Boothe has visions of 2012 Olympics

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- Delroy Boothe has his eyes set on the 2012 Olympic Games.
It was a goal he had established for himself a long time ago, and decided that the best way to be properly prepared for "the shot of his life" was to continually push himself to determine how much work needed to be done by the time 2012 rolls around. As a result, Boothe has competed in various marathons and races a...

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November 18, 2011
International bowling tournament to boost Sports Tourism

The reach of sports tourism reach will be expanded once again next year when the country hosts the Bahamas International Bowling Classic (BIBC).This is the first time the event will be held outside of the United States, but still in the Americas Zone. The May 14-20 tournament will bring some of the top bowlers from the World Bowling Tour, and their fans to the shores of The Bahamas. The attractive...

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Constellations Event A Success!
November 21, 2011
"Constellations" Event A Success!

Sageden International Media Group had a successful launch event at compass point last week!

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Patsina Theresa Higgs, 65
November 25, 2011
Patsina Theresa Higgs, 65

Funeral Service for Patsina Theresa Higgs age 65 affectionately called "Momma Pat", of Harbour Island, who died at her son's residence in Orlando Florida November 13th will be held on Saturday 11:00 p.m. at Lighthouse Church Of God Harbour Island.

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