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Mother and sons hoping to assist 100 students through Dre’s Uniform Drive

Chardre Rose

A mother and her two sons have launched a Back-to-School Uniform Drive to help 100 primary school students prepare for the upcoming school year. The Freeport News spoke to Deidre Lundy-Rose about the initiative on Wednesday, August 16. Rose explained that they are catering to all government schools, but the main focus this year is…
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Students benefit from two day College Preparedness Workshop

Matthew Munroe (left) and Dazure Nicolls (right) agreed that the College Preparedness Workshop was very beneficial.

Nearly 40 high school students participated in the free two-day College Preparedness Workshop held at the Sir Charles Hayward Library on Tuesday, an event coordinated with the library, College Ready Bahamas and Education USA. In an effort to give participants’ one-on-one knowledge of college life and what to expect during the transition into tertiary education,…
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Stunningly creative artwork on display for adjudicator

National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Community Outreach Officer, Abby Smith, recently traveled to Grand Bahama to adjudicate the stunningly creative artwork submitted by student participants in the 2016/2017 E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Community Outreach Officer Abby Smith traveled to Grand Bahama to adjudicate the stunningly creative artwork submitted by student participants in the 2016/2017 E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Enduring a series of challenges that included Hurricane Matthew, Smith noted she was most impressed by…
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‘Golden Child’ wins first Anything on Wheels and Car Show title

Trico ‘Golden Child’ was named the winner of the First Anything on Wheels and Car Show, held on Saturday, July 15 at Sunset Village, EMR. Trico’s white 2000 Ford Mustang with gold rims stole the show. Making the presentation was organizer of the event Freddie ‘Laffy’ Dean II. (PHOTOS COURTESY P and F Car Rentals)

Paulette and Freddie Dean II, proprietors of P and F Car Rentals, Eight Mile Rock organized the First Anything on Wheels and Car Show, which was held at Sunset Village over the weekend. Despite inclement weather, which hampered the official 12 noon opening of the event, car lovers and “pimp riders” turned out in large…
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