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Hurricane Dorian downgraded to category two storm, finally moving away from GB

September 03, 2019

A five-day forecast for Hurricane Dorian by the National Hurricane Center. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER The core of Hurricane Dorian is finally moving away from Grand Bahama, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). However, in its 2 p.m. advisory, NHC warned that dangerous winds and a life-threatening storm surge will continue to impact the island through this evening. Dorian [...]
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Dr. Katrice Juliette Maycock Funeral Service

September 03, 2019

Funeral Service for the late Dr. Katrice Juliette Maycock, aged 31 years, of Eastwood Estates, will be held on Saturday August 17th 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Church of God of Prophecy East Street Tabernacle, East Street North. Officiating will be Minister Timothy Johnson and [...]
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Sylvia Evangeline Richardson Funeral Service

September 03, 2019

Funeral Service for the late Sylvia Evangeline Richardson, aged 76 years, of Harps Close, Joe Farrington Road, will be held on Saturday August 17th 2019 at 9:45 a.m. at St. Cecilia's Roman Catholic Church, 3rd Street the Grove. Officiating will be Fr. Simeon Roberts assisted [...]
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Myrtle Rosalind Gomez Funeral Service

September 03, 2019

Funeral Service for the late Myrtle Rosalind Gomez, aged 80 years, of McQuay Street, will be held on Friday August 16th 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Officiating will be Archbishop Drexel Gomez and Bishop Laish Z. Boyd assisted [...]
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Nadia Tyneil Turner Funeral Service

September 03, 2019

Last rites for Nadia Tyneil Turner , 39 years of Sea Breeze Lane and formerly of Mastic Point, Andros will be held on Saturday August 17, 2019 at 1:00p.m at The New Redeemed Tabernacle Church of God In Christ, Refuge Court off Cowpen Road. Officiating [...]
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James Livingstone Bodie Funeral Service

September 03, 2019

Full Military Funeral Service for the late Retired Police Cpl. #471 James Livingstone Bodie age 65 years of Foster Street, Chippingham and formerly of Davie Hill, Deadman's Cay, Long Island will be held on Friday, August 16th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Hillview Seventh-Day Adventist [...]
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Hurricane Dorian death toll will increase

September 03, 2019

The death toll from Hurricane Dorian will increase, Minister of National Security Marvin Dames said today after he revealed that a few children are among the dead. "I caution Bahamians everywhere that chances that we find more persons dead, those chances are real," Dames told [...]
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Five dead on Abaco

September 03, 2019

Hurricane Dorian left Marsh Harbour and other areas of Abaco devastated. CINDY RUSSELLAt least five people are dead and 21 injured after Hurricane Dorian visited "unprecedented devastation" on Abaco on Sunday, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said yesterday. Initial reports indicate that Abaco and its surrounding cays were severely impacted by catastrophic winds and "extraordinary flooding".

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Dorian thrashes GB

September 03, 2019

Grand Bahama was significantly impacted by Hurricane Dorian yesterday.Residents on Grand Bahama yesterday faced their "worst" nightmares when Hurricane Dorian lashed the island. Gail Woon, an environmentalist, sought refuge from Dorian at the Seventh Day Adventist Church on Gambier Drive in Freeport the day before the storm made landfall. However, shortly after 2 [...]
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Mandatory evacuations: in perspective

September 03, 2019

Dear Editor, Mandatory evacuations are a bad idea. Here's why. Firstly, I think it is a direct move toward a police state; it invites authoritarian tendencies. Secondly, let's put this into perspective. Hurricanes are traumatic. They evoke statements in reactionary ways. Hurricanes bring people together, [...]
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Volunteer and help out

September 03, 2019

Dear Editor, It's September 2, 2019 and I can imagine like myself, most Bahamians are in a state of shock from the devastation that this monstrous Hurricane Dorian has done to our beautiful islands. We have encountered hurricanes before, but this brute with winds gusting [...]
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