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Minister Rolle emphasizes the significance of Junkanoo

LANISHA ROLLE, Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture

The Minister of Youth Sports and Culture Lanisha Rolle emphasized the significance of Junaknoo, when she addressed attendees at the 19th Annual Junior Junkanoo Parade’s Awards ceremony, recently held at the Hilton Outten Convention Centre. Rolle said that the Bahamian culture is celebrated through Junkanoo, and it is a unique expression of the Bahamian identity.…
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GCA students 2017/2018 academic accomplishments highlighted

SMART KIDS – Family, friends and well-wishers assembled at Grace Christian Academy on Nansen Avenue this past Friday, October 5, to celebrate and congratulate the students of Grades 2 through 6, for a job well done, during the 2017/2018 academic school year. See more photos on Page 11. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Family, friends and well-wishers assembled at Grace Christian Academy on Nansen Avenue this past Friday, October 5, to celebrate and congratulate the students of Grades 2 through 6, for a job well done, during the 2017/2018 academic school year. Under the theme, ‘It is rewarding when you work hard’ students of the learning institution treated…
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Females dominate 10th Annual High School Speech Competition

FEMALES DOMINATE – Female students dominated this year’s Customers First Associates (CFA) Speech Competition at the Foster B. Pestaina Auditorium on Tuesday, October 2. Carissa Edgecombe (centre) of Sunland Baptist Academy; Dasean Hield (left) of Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Academy and Keturah Clarke (right) of Eight Mile Rock High School placed first, second and third respectively, in CFA’s Tenth Annual High School Speech Competition. (PHOTO: TFN)

Female students dominated this year’s Customers First Associates (CFA) Speech Competition at the Foster B. Pestaina Auditorium on Tuesday, October 2. Three outstanding high school females, each seasoned speech competitor in their own rights, came away with top honours. Carissa Edgecombe of Sunland Baptist Academy; Dasean Hield of Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Academy…
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SMPRJHS Boys’ Club seeks to empower and inspire young men

BOYS’ CLUB – Social Studies teacher Anthony Ferguson is committed to steering young men enrolled at Sister Mary Patricia Russell Junior High School in the right direction. As a result, Ferguson established the Boys’ Club, which held it first social event on Saturday, September 29. (PHOTO: TFN)

Social Studies teacher Anthony Ferguson is committed to steering young men enrolled at Sister Mary Patricia Russell Junior High School in the right direction. Ferguson has been an educator at the local school for the past three years and during that time, he has formed a Boys’ Club, where, on a weekly basis, the young…
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