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Bahamian religious leader makes history with launch of TV channel - The Freeport News

Bahamian religious leader makes history with launch of TV channel - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Bishop Dr. Durone Hepburn of Joyously Unveiling the Master’s Plan (JUMP) Ministries Global Church, made history recently when he launched his first Florida-based TV channel.  The young Bahamian minister, who relocated to the U. S. years ago, traveled to Grand Bahama on Tuesday (December 10), where he shared details of his latest achievement.  Dr. Hepburn, who has been in ministry Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 2 days ago

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PM’s wife visits seniors in Grand Bahama - The Freeport News

PM’s wife visits seniors in Grand Bahama - The Freeport News

Bahamas

ROBYN ADDERLEY, Bahamas Information Services Patricia Minnis, wife of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, on Saturday, December 7, spent the day on Grand Bahama visiting several seniors in the western district of the island.  Accompanied by Administrator for that District, Cristian Palacious, along with Chief Councilor Kevin Morris, the group visited Verlene Hanna, Elsie “Linda” Russell, Patience Missick, Rev. James Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 3 days ago

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200 GB students treated to an early Christmas - The Freeport News

200 GB students treated to an early Christmas - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Two hundred students were treated to early Christmas gifts when the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) in conjunction with the Ministry of Tourism in Grand Bahama hosted their Annual Gift-giving initiative on Thursday, December 5 at the Freeport Harbour.  Attending schools included The Beacon School, Hampton Academy, Walter Parker Freeport Primary, West End Primary and Lewis Yard Primary.  Head of Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 5 days ago

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McPhee described as ‘dedicated and generous’ - The Freeport News

McPhee described as ‘dedicated and generous’ - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Prominent figures in Grand Bahama expressed appreciation for legendary Bahamian Sports Coach Gladstone “Moon” McPhee, during his Testimonial Banquet at the Grand Lucaya Pavilion Saturday (December 7) evening.  McPhee was honoured by the Grand Bahama Sports Promotion Association (GBSPA), for his 60-year long career of mentoring the youth through sports and education.  To this end, several persons who were touched Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 6 days ago

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Sawyer’s reopens three months after Dorian - The Freeport News

Sawyer’s reopens three months after Dorian - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Sawyer’s Fresh Market officially reopened its doors Monday (December 2) morning, after the store and its adjacent warehouses were severely damaged due to record level flooding because of Hurricane Dorian in early September. A team from this daily visited the supermarket, where several excited, returning customers were shopping and being greeted by employees.  Sawyer’s Store Manager Kayla Predelus stated that Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 10 days ago

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Unsung sports stalwart Ferguson quite deserving of HOF induction - The Freeport News

Unsung sports stalwart Ferguson quite deserving of HOF induction - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The 2019 National Sports Hall of Fame inductees will have to wait a bit longer this year, before they are showcased and saluted. The celebration normally takes place at Government House with the Governor General as the patron. The event was initially scheduled for the final weekend of November, but His excellency C. A. Smith, Governor General, has a travel Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 11 days ago

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90% of shops to reopen in Arcade Building soon - The Freeport News

90% of shops to reopen in Arcade Building soon - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Practically dormant for weeks after the passing of Hurricane Dorian, the Arcade Building Ltd., a prime business area downtown, will have 90 percent of its stores reopened next month. Arcade Manager Cecil Bethel earlier this week, informed The Freeport News that some 24 tenants should come on stream. Located in the heart of downtown, Freeport, the 17 x 10 square Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 12 days ago

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Junior boys semifinals set in GBSSAA volleyball play-offs - The Freeport News

Junior boys semifinals set in GBSSAA volleyball play-offs - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Bishop Michael Eldon Warriors, St. George’s Jaguars, Sunland Stingers, and Tabernacle Falcons each moved one step closer to the finals of the GBSSAA: Oriel Knowles/Rozena Nesbitt High School Volleyball Championship this past Tuesday, November 11.  The Warriors took on the Falcons, while the Stingers went up against the Jaguars yesterday, November 13, to determine who will play for all Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 31 days ago

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Bucs, Falcons, and Warriors advance past quarterfinals - The Freeport News

Bucs, Falcons, and Warriors advance past quarterfinals - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The quarterfinals of the GBSSAA: Oriel Knowles/Rozena Nesbitt Volleyball High School Volleyball play-offs got off to a blazing hot start this past Friday, November 8 and set up what should be an interesting pair of semifinal clashes.  The top senior boys teams went head-to-head as their journey to this year’s title commenced. The number three seeded Lucaya International Buccaneers advanced Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 33 days ago

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Buddy Hield looking to build off last season averages - The Freeport News

Buddy Hield looking to build off last season averages - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Although his 2019 season averages are slightly down from last year’s figures, Chavano ‘Buddy’ Hield hopes to strongly build upon last year’s break-out season. So far, Hield is averaging 17.1 points per game (ppg), down from his career-high 20.7 ppg posted last year. He is also shooting just 40.5 percent from the field, and a decent 37.5 percent from three-point Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 38 days ago

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