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CCC stages peaceful Protest outside GBPC - The Freeport News

CCC stages peaceful Protest outside GBPC - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Members of the Coalition of Concerned Citizens (CCC) and supporters gathered outside of the Emera Grand Bahama Power Company’s (GBPC) Headquarters, yesterday – Wednesday, April 17 – for a peaceful protest, expressing their continued concerns with the high cost of electricity among other issues. The Coalition, during the protest, alleged that the GBPC’s regulator, the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 5 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Central Church of God repeats as Holy Hoops champions - The Freeport News

Central Church of God repeats as Holy Hoops champions - The Freeport News

Bahamas

For the second straight year Central Church of God dominated the Solid Rock Church of the Nazarene Holy Hoops Basketball Jamboree.  Led by eventual Most Valuable Player Joshua Dames, the now back-to-back champions stormed through the Holy Hoops bracket of contestants on the host church’s outdoor basketball court. They ultimately defeated New Canaan Baptist Church by a final score of Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 5 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Hugh Campbell Primary School Grade 1 hosts special Easter Assembly - The Freeport News

Hugh Campbell Primary School Grade 1 hosts special Easter Assembly - The Freeport News

Bahamas

In recognition of the Easter season, the grade 1 students of Hugh Campbell Primary School put on a well-orchestrated special event depicting the Easter Story on Thursday past. The entire school gathered, showing full support to the little darlings, along with a number of welcomed guests, inclusive of proud parents and guardians. Dressed in costumes, displaying their talents, students from Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 6 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Several Bahamian track athletes spend weekend competing abroad - The Freeport News

Several Bahamian track athletes spend weekend competing abroad - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Some of the top Bahamian senior track and field athletes kept themselves busy with competition this past weekend.  Grand Bahamian Jeffery Gibson opened his outdoor season at the Grenada Invitational this past Saturday, April 13 at the Kirani James Athletic Stadium.  Gibson set the tone for what he expects to be a ‘rebound season’ with a first place finish of Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 8 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Law enforcement officers receive commendations - The Freeport News

Law enforcement officers receive commendations - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Royal Bahamas Police Force officers (RBPF) in Grand Bahama were recognized for their service to the community and the organization, during the Commissioner’s Commendation Ceremony on Wednesday (April 10) at the Police Training College. RBPF Commissioner of Police Anthony Ferguson thanked the honorees for the “stellar” fulfillment of their duties. “Thank you to each one of you,” he said. He Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 9 days ago

Predicted: Local

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$10,000 worth of solar equipment stolen from Rand Nature Centre - The Freeport News

$10,000 worth of solar equipment stolen from Rand Nature Centre - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Grand Bahama subsidiary of the Bahamas National Trust (BNT), in particular the Rand Nature Centre (RNC), located on East Settler’s Way, was the location of a major theft operation recently which has negatively impacted the non-profit organization to the tune in excess of $10,000. Six of the eight newly installed panels for their solar system, according to Deputy Park Warden Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 11 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Head Coach Rolle brimming over with confidence in team - The Freeport News

Head Coach Rolle brimming over with confidence in team - The Freeport News

Bahamas

CARIFTA Head Coach Ali Rolle exudes confidence as Team Bahamas gets ready to compete in the 48th version of the junior regional track and field classic. Coach Rolle predicts that the end result for the athletes representing The Bahamas April 20-22 at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, will be the best in many years. “This Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 12 days ago

Predicted: Sports

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PM’s wife Patricia Minnis points out significance of mentors for women - The Freeport News

PM’s wife Patricia Minnis points out significance of mentors for women - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Organizations that mentor young ladies are significant said Patricia Minnis, the wife of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, on the occasion the annual banquet staged by The Princess Court Ministries of Central Zion Baptist Church. The event took place at the Grand Lucayan Ballroom on Saturday, April 6 and Mrs. Minnis was the special guest.  “It is an honour and Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 14 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Farrington, Jones and Lightbourne shine on day one of CARIFTA Trials - The Freeport News

Farrington, Jones and Lightbourne shine on day one of CARIFTA Trials - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Bahamas Association of Athletics Associations (BAAA’s) is on the home stretch of ratifying its Junior Track and Field Roster for the 2019 CARIFTA Games. The 2019 BAAA’s CARIFTA trials got underway this past Friday and Saturday, April 5-6 at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, New Providence. With a handful of athletes having already qualified prior to the trials, Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 14 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Marco City town meeting affords constituents important NIB details - The Freeport News

Marco City town meeting affords constituents important NIB details - The Freeport News

Bahamas

At the Bahamas Union of Teachers (BUT) Hall, Member of Parliament for Marco City and Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources Hon. Michael Pintard, hosted an informative Town Meeting for his constituents, on Thursday evening. In attendance were Hon. Brensil Rolle, Minister for Public Service and National Insurance Board (NIB), along with other senior representatives of the National Insurance Board. Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 16 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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