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December 19, 2019
OPM GB gives funds to local sporting organizations and marching bands

The Office of the Prime Minister in Grand Bahama has shown appreciation for various sporting organizations and the marching band community of the island by presenting each respective group with financial grants to assist their work with the young people...

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August 27, 2015
Sports organizations get boost from CIBC FirstCaribbean

CIBC FirstCaribbean demonstrated its commitment to youth and sports in the country through contributions to three youth summer sports programs touching over 700 young Bahamians in total.

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December 30, 2013
Sports organizations should emphasize 'authority' more

Organizations that have "control" jurisdictions over sporting disciplines ought to all place more emphasis on their authority. Some do, but others don't.
I recall in 2005 when the big boxing extravaganza took place on Clifford Park. Initially talks went on without the Bahamas Boxing Commission being in the mix. Dr. Norman Gay, the catalyst behind the legislation of the Boxing Act, was the chair...

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January 22, 2020
Colina Sponsors Two Teams in The JBLN

Colina Insurance Limited is sponsoring two Junior Baseball League of Nassau (JBLN) teams during the league’s 2020 season. The Colina Tigers will compete in the Coach-Pitch (ages 7-8) division while the Colina Crushers will contend in the Girls Softball (under-21) division. Taige Adderley, of Colina’s Corporate Communications department had the opportunity to meet with the teams during JBLN's o...

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 PHA Donates First Aid Supplies to Local Baseball Leagues
November 12, 2019
PHA Donates First Aid Supplies to Local Baseball Leagues

PHA Donates First Aid Supplies to Local Baseball Leagues
Local juvenile baseball leagues received donations of first aid supplies from the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA). Presentations were made to the Freedom Farm Baseball League and the Junior Baseball League of Nassau (JBLN) on Saturday November 2, 2019 by PHA employees who enjoy participation in each league...

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January 14, 2014
Marathon Bahamas leads off 2014 sports bonanza schedule

Race Weekend, January 16-19, that includes the Sunshine Insurance Marathon Bahamas activities, kicks off a sports year that is expected to be extraordinary. Into its fifth year, the Marathon Bahamas event is positioned significantly among the high profile sports/social events.
Marathon Bahamas is a sports-tourism bonanza and it is a fitting happening to lead off the marquee events connected to our...

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July 27, 2019
Miller represents country's sports brand in technical committee role

WHEN the XVIII Pan American Games is held in Lima, Peru from July 26 to August 11, there will be at least one Bahamian making a significant contribution to its success behind the scene.

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2016/2017 Budget Contribution by Youth, Sports Culture Minister Hon. Dr. Daniel Johnson
June 21, 2016
2016/2017 Budget Contribution by Youth, Sports & Culture Minister Hon. Dr. Daniel Johnson

I wish to begin my final budget contribution during this term by firstly thanking the residents of the great Constituency of Carmichael for the trust they have bestowed on me over these past years several years.

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Recognizing The Bahamas' Best and Brightest Young Minds
May 10, 2018
Recognizing The Bahamas' Best and Brightest Young Minds

The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Foundation will recognize 121 of the best and brightest primary school students in the country during its 22nd annual awards ceremony...

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March 17, 2018
BOC expanding sports development program

One of the areas of national sports development, in great need of being addressed, for a long time, is finally getting attention from the Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC). I refer to the focus on small sports organizations, to give them the opportunities to get on [...]

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