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Keeping Grand Bahama clean

August 09, 2019

NEW signage erected on Coral Road, Freeport, is part of an ongoing campaign to promote cleanliness of the environment in Grand Bahama.

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Contracts issued for school repairs in Grand Bahama and Bimini

August 09, 2019

CONTRACTS for all school repairs have been issued on Grand Bahama and Bimini with work already being carried out in preparation for the new school year, according to State Minister for Grand Bahama Senator Kwasi Thompson.

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Prime Minister Minnis Hands Over Land Deeds

August 09, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis officially handed over land deeds to the first group of residents of Great Inagua during a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday 7 August.
The hand over to the eight residents is a demonstration of the progress being made in the Minnis Administration’s Land Reform initiative, which is focused on ensuring that thousands more Bahamians have greater access to Crown Land.

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BahamasLocal.com Proudly Sponsored the U17 Boys National Team

August 08, 2019

The Bahamas National Under 17 Boys Team travelled to the USA to represent the country in field soccer...

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NEMA Saddened by Loss of Committee Member Colin Trotman
NEMA Saddened by Loss of Committee Member Colin Trotman

August 08, 2019

The National Disaster Preparedness Committee and the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, are saddened over the death of Colin Trotman, Jr., Assistant General Manager, TV Production of the Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas, (ZNS).

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Bernese Paul Francis Albury Funeral Service
Bernese Paul Francis Albury Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral Service for the late Bernese Paul Francis Albury aged 87 years of Ferguson Road will be held on Monday July 29th 2019 at 3:00 p.m...

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Mr. Roscoe Forbes Funeral Service
Mr. Roscoe Forbes Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral Service for Mr. Roscoe Forbes, age 82 years, a resident of United Estates, San Salvador, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday July 27th, 2019, at St. Mark's Native Baptist Church, Romer Street, Fox Hill. Officiating will be Pastor Agnes Jones, assisted by [...]

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Ms. Elva Gwendolyn Tynes Funeral Service
Ms. Elva Gwendolyn Tynes Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral Service for Ms. Elva Gwendolyn Tynes, age 85 years, a resident of Soldier Road, north, and formerly of Pompey Bay, Acklins, will be held at 10:00 a.m on Saturday, July 27th, 2019, at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Highbury Park...

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Tyrone Tye Marcian Adderley Funeral Service
Tyrone Tye Marcian Adderley Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral Service for Tyrone “Tye” Marcian Adderley, age 56 years, a resident of Regency Park, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 27th, 2019...

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Inmates Preparing for Reintegration

August 08, 2019

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) has reached the half way mark of training 600 inmates in several disciplines that are expected to assist with their reintegration into society.

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Kevinique S. Munroe Funeral Service
Kevinique S. Munroe Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral Service for Ms. Kevinique “KK” Shawanna Munroe, age 26 years, a resident of Pineyard Road, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday July 28th, 2019, at Angelic Baptist Church, Joe Farrington Road...

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BTVI Donates to Boys Brigade

August 08, 2019

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) recently made a $1,000 cheque presentation to the 13th Bahamas Company (Nassau) of the Boys Brigade, which is expected to assist with their two-week summer camp.

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Janemae Cunningham Funeral Service
Janemae Cunningham Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral service for the late Janemae Cunningham age 57 years of Cordia Street and formerly of Abraham's Bay, Mayaguana will be held on Friday, July 26th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at New Providence Seventh Day Adventist Church, Soldier Road. Officiating will be Pastor Nikita Thompson [...]

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Robert Newton Thompson affectionately called Bob Funeral Service
Robert Newton Thompson affectionately called Bob Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Memorial service for the late Robert Newton Thompson affectionately called "Bob" age 72 years of #308 Baillou Hill and formerly of Exuma will be held on Saturday, July 27th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Diplomat Center (BFM), Carmichael Road. Officiating will be Dr. Dave [...]

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Franklyn Daniel Culmer Funeral Service
Franklyn Daniel Culmer Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral service for the late Franklyn Daniel Culmer age 72 years of Cereus Ave., Garden Hills #2 will be held on Monday, July 29th, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Boyd Road. Officiating will be Monsignor Fr. Alfred Culmer. Interment will [...]

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Victoria E. Morris-Charles Funeral Service
Victoria E. Morris-Charles Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral service for Victoria E. Morris-Charles, 84 yrs., a resident of Minnie Street, will be held at Philadelphia Seventh Day Adventist Church, Elizabeth Estates, on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 10:00 a.m...

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Errol Christopher Earns Funeral Service
Errol Christopher Earns Funeral Service

August 08, 2019

Funeral service for Errol Christopher Earns, 50 yrs., a resident of Black Village, will be held at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Mastic Point, Andros, on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 11:00 A.M...

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PAHO Rep: The Bahamas in a health crisis

August 08, 2019

PAHO Rep: The Bahamas in a health crisis...

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Praise Worthy
Praise Worthy

August 08, 2019

Bahamians Adrianna Munnings and Orlando "Landlord" Miller survived the second round of voting to emerge into the finals of the Prayze Factor Awards. Munnings is in the 12th season's finals in the Urban Solo category with Quardrius Salters, Chief Apostle and Danny Hudson. The quartet [...]

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Mullings breaks national record finishes sixth
Mullings breaks national record finishes sixth

August 08, 2019

A strong second day, highlighted by season's best performances in the discus and pole vault, and a personal best performance in the javelin, led to a new national record in the open men's decathlon for Bahamian Ken Mullings, as the 18th Pan American Games continued [...]

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