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GBA Flames victorious! - The Freeport News

GBA Flames victorious! - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Grand Bahama Primary School Athletic Association Jimmy Culmer/Keith Mullings Primary School Basketball League has been a forum for exciting games and a factory for creating lasting memories over the years.  In 2020, the association’s designated stage for primary school basketball hosted its latest, thrilling show this past Monday, January 14, at the St. George’s Gymnasium, featuring the Grand Bahama Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 4 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Livity celebrates 10 years serving GB - The Freeport News

Livity celebrates 10 years serving GB - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Despite losing two locations prior and a third one due to Hurricane Dorian, Livity Vegetarian Take Out and Juice Bar celebrated 10 years of serving the Grand Bahamian community.  Founder and owner, Jamahl Rolle has been a healthy promoter since 1996 and as he started selling drinks out of the back of his vehicle, he never imagined his products – Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 6 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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AKA Sorority Annual Scavenger Hunt set for January 18 on Taino Beach - The Freeport News

AKA Sorority Annual Scavenger Hunt set for January 18 on Taino Beach - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Pi Upsilon Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. announced the launch of the Third Annual Scavenger Hunt, which is set for January 18 at Taino Beach beginning at 9:08 a.m.  For the past two years, the event has been one the entire community of Grand Bahama looked forward to and organizers are hopeful, this year will Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 7 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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NACAC Area Office enhances Bahamian track/field program - The Freeport News

NACAC Area Office enhances Bahamian track/field program - The Freeport News

Bahamas

A  recent announcement was a sign of great things to come. Noted track and field figure Mike Sands informed earlier this week of the “official opening” of the North American, Central American and the Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) Area Office, Tuesday, January 14 at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium. It’s a pivotal moment in time for sports in general, Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 11 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Maritime Cadets get further training - The Freeport News

Maritime Cadets get further training - The Freeport News

Bahamas

A group of nine students who completed the Bahamas Maritime Cadet Corps programme in June, returned home in mid-December after receiving additional training at a facility in Prince Edward Island, Canada.  They all attended a three-month course at the Maritime Training Centre at Holland College, where they were exposed to further instruction as a Bridge Watch Rating and are now Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 13 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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City of Pembroke Pines officials come bearing gifts - The Freeport News

City of Pembroke Pines officials come bearing gifts - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Florida based non-governmental organization (NGO), Third Wave Alliance (TWA) received a welcomed gift of toys to distribute to kids throughout the island of Grand Bahama on December 13. The donation was personally presented to the local TWA representative by Frank Ortis, Mayor of the City of Pembroke Pines, who travelled to the island along with the Commissioner of the City Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 17 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Busted windows, stolen batteries - The Freeport News

Busted windows, stolen batteries - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Four government vehicles – three Kia trucks and one Ford Sports Utility vehicle (SUV) – were vandalized in the rear parking lot of the Star General Insurance Building, the new office site of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Grand Bahama, East Atlantic Drive, presumably sometime between December 25 and 26. A team from this daily visited the scene as Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 21 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Jonquel Jones optimistic about 2020 WNBA season - The Freeport News

Jonquel Jones optimistic about 2020 WNBA season - The Freeport News

Bahamas

The Connecticut Sun nearly capped off a magical run through the 2019 Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) season.  She and her Connecticut Sun finished the season with a 23-11 win/loss mark. The team eventually found themselves playing for the ultimate prize that is the WNBA title against the Washington Mystics this past September leading into October. The best of five Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 24 days ago

Predicted: Sports

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Sporting organizations grateful for monetary donation from MGB - The Freeport News

Sporting organizations grateful for monetary donation from MGB - The Freeport News

Bahamas

It’s the season of giving and the Ministry for Grand Bahama (MGB) was in a giving mood, making presentations to three sporting organizations on the island recently.  The Rising Stars Softball and Baseball Developmental League, the Grand Bahama Sports Promotion Association (GBSPA), and the Grand Bahama Tennis Association (GBTA) were the gratified recipients of monetary aid on Monday, December 16, Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 27 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Five businesses receive RISE Grants - The Freeport News

Five businesses receive RISE Grants - The Freeport News

Bahamas

Five – micro, small or medium-sized – local business owners received initial RISE Grants to aid in reestablishing or strengthening their businesses, during a presentation at the Grand Bahama Port Authority Headquarters on Monday, December 16. The RISE initiative is a joint venture of the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) and Mercy Corps, which was launched several weeks ago to Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 28 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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