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Police probe circumstances

Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers are conducting a probe, which led to the arrest of a man on Monday, July 24, 2017 who was discovered with a significant amount of cash and dangerous drugs in his possession. Reports from the RBPF Public Affairs and Communications Office (PACO) indicate, “Shortly after…
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Parker-Edgecombe challenges graduates to be inspired by obstacles

Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe Parliamentary Secretary of Information and Communication in the Office of the Prime Minister

Under the theme, ‘Inspired to excel in a time of change’ 46 students of Bahamas Institute of Business and Technology (BIBT) received their diplomas at the Grand Lucayan Ballroom on Sunday afternoon, concluding their tertiary education at the learning institution. Family, friends and well wishers assembled in the ballroom which was filled to capacity to…
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Advisor: Timing is everything when applying to college

Students participating in the Summer College Planning Workshop, Tuesday morning, learned that timing is everything for students preparing to make application to higher learning institutions, post their high school careers.

Carla Turnquest, President of College Ready Bahamas and Education USA Advisor told participants attending the Summer College Planning Workshop that students preparing to make application to higher learning institutions, post high school careers, must understand the importance of appropriate timing as it relates to deadlines and application submissions. Speaking to the students gathered at the…
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Goombay Summer Festival continues

PURE CULTURE – The sounds of Junkanoo rang out, giving residents and visitors alike a taste of the country’s culture in its purest form. (PHOTOS COURTESY OF MOT)

Every Thursday night, residents and visitors alike take the grounds of Taino Beach by storm to participate in everything that Grand Bahama Island’s Goombay Summer Festival has to offer. With an authentically Bahamian program ranging from conch and coconut cracking demonstrations, to guided nature walks, to a live Bahamian concert, Goombay Summer Festival appeals to…
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