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August 18, 2011
Idell Humes, 83

Idell Humes, 83, Antiqua Street, Golden Gates II and formerly of Mt. Thompson, Exuma, died on Saturday August 13, 2011.

Sons- Kevin & Sterling Francis and Wendell "Guts" Francis; Daughters - Yvonne Campbell, Valderine Winters, Brenda Sawyer, Diane Fernander, and Karen Francis; 19 - Grand Children, 14-Great Grand Children, Three Sisters, 1 Brother-In-Laws: Alice Francis, Earnest Winters, Dennis Ca...

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Thelma Elizabeth Campbell-Ford, 80
August 18, 2011
Thelma Elizabeth Campbell-Ford, 80

Memorial Service for Thelma Elizabeth Campbell-Ford, 80, of New York, U.S.A, formerly of Ballís Alley, the Eastern District of Nassau, will be held on Friday August 19th, 2011 at 10:00a.m.at St. Bedeís Roman Catholic Church, Sutton Street. Officiating will be Fr. Glen Nixon. Interment will follow in the Western Cemetery, Nassau Street.

Precious memories will forever linger in the hearts of her ...

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August 18, 2011
Thelma Elizabeth Campbell-Ford, 80

Memorial Service for Thelma Elizabeth Campbell-Ford, 80, of New York, U.S.A, formerly of Ball’s Alley, the Eastern District of Nassau, will be held on Friday August 19th, 2011 at 10:00a.m.at St. Bede’s Roman Catholic Church, Sutton Street. Officiating will be Fr. Glen Nixon. Interment will follow in the Western Cemetery, Nassau Street.
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August 21, 2011
City Markets 'pulls back' on Eight Mile deal

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

CITY MARKETS has "pulled back" from negotiations to sell its Eight Mile Rock store to Sawyer's Fresh Market owner, Sandy Sawyer, telling Tribune Business that two rival buyers had made "a very strong" entrance into the fray.

Mark Finlayson, principal of City Markets' 78 per cent majority shareholder, Trans-Island Traders, confirmed to this newspaper that...

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August 25, 2011
Daquin Antonio Bastian, 29

Funeral Service for Daquin Antonio Bastian age 29 affectionately called "Chef"
Of Albury Street Chippingham, who died August 11th at the Princess Margaret Hospital will be held on Friday 10:45 a.m. at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church Boyd Road. Father Martin Gomes will officiate and interment will follow in the Church's Cemetery Boyd Road.

Precious memories will linger in the hearts of:

His pare...

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Privy Council Rejected Argument Death Penalty Was Unconstitutional in 1995
August 30, 2011
Privy Council Rejected Argument Death Penalty Was Unconstitutional in 1995

Amid an escalating murder rate, the 2006 Privy Council decision that eliminated the mandatory death penalty for murder convicts has been the subject of much debate.However, few can recall that the Privy Council in 1995 rejected the argument that the mandatory death penalty was unconstitutional.

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September 01, 2011
'Most powerful' Bahamian women

THE five most influential women in the Bahamas were identified by the US Embassy in a cable released by Wikileaks yesterday.

They are: Tribune publisher Eileen Dupuch Carron, Court of Appeal president Joan Sawyer, former Deputy Prime Minister Cynthia "Mother" Pratt, former Attorney General Allyson Maynard-Gibson and domestic violence victims' advocate Sandra Dean-Patterson.

In the 2007 cable Mrs...

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September 06, 2011
DPP explains actions in Court of Appeal

The country's chief prosecutor yesterday explained why she sought to challenge a decision of the appellate court in the murder case of Godfrey Sawyer before the court had delivered a written decision.
Sawyer, 30, was sentenced to death in November 2009 for the murder of Sterling Eugene during the armed robbery of Quality Discount Mart, where he worked as a security guard.
The court reasoned that n...

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BTC: Service Restored to North Eleuthera, Harbour Island
September 06, 2011
BTC: Service Restored to North Eleuthera, Harbour Island

Residents, including Barefoot Bandit captor hero, help
BTC: Service Restored to North Eleuthera, Harbour Island

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Geneva Lorretta Gardiner, 83
September 08, 2011
Geneva Lorretta Gardiner, 83

Funeral Service for the late Geneva Lorretta Gardiner age 83 years of #21 Grace Avenue, Marathon Estates and formerly of the Bluff, Cat Island will be held on Sunday September 11, 2011 at 2:30pm at Zion Baptist Church, East & Shirley Street.

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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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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.
Devante McPhee...

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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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