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As the country mourns the loss of Bahamian music legend Ronnie Butler BahamasLocal.com reflects on our time with the icon during an interview six years ago. We love you Ronnie.

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces the Appointments of The Bahamas' High Commissioner to Canada, and The Bahamas' Ambassadors to The People's Republic of China, of Haiti
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The Bahamas Press Club announces 2017 Media Awards
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Message of Condolence on behalf of The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture
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Message of Condolence on behalf of The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture
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BahamasLocal.com Sponsors Lil, Jr & Miss Fox Hill Enrichment Pageant
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PM Minnis Officially Welcomes SLS Brand to The Bahamas
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe ignores party deadline to quit
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Nutritionist-On-Duty Program Launched at Solomon's Stores in Grand Bahama
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Prime Minister Minnis Awarded "Person of the Year Award!"
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Local NGO calls on Ministers of Health
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ALIV Business Solutions 'No Limits"
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