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Students learn about the importance of Majority Rule

ATTENTIVE – Walter Parker Primary students were attentive Thursday morning as they heard from guest speaker, former Ambassador Maurice Moore on the importance of Majority Rule. The school held a special assembly yesterday to commemorate Majority Rule Day. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Students of Walter Parker Primary School celebrated the 51st Anniversary of Majority Rule on Thursday (January 11) at their school’s campus, with a special assembly. Majority Rule Day was officially observed on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. (If that day falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday would be observed as a holiday.) Majority…
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Palmer: Grand Bahama is overflowing with talent

DR. TODD PALMER, Professor, St. Bonaventure University

For the past 15 years Dr. Todd Palmer, a professor at St. Bonaventure University based in New York, has travelled to the island of Grand Bahama with a number of students enrolled at the learning institution, actively involved in a service-based group known as Enactus. According to the school’s website, (www.sbu.edu) Enactus is an internationally…
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Small businesses will lead GB’s economic revival says Pintard

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Michael Pintard affirmed that in spite of small scope of the economy, it is still possible to start successful businesses in Grand Bahama. He commented Thursday at a press conference to award business development assistance grants to GB Micro & Small Business Economic Empowerment Program winners. Minister Pintard was…
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GB records second homicide in 4 days

SECOND HOMICIDE – Police were called to a night club in the West Mall Shopping Complex late Thursday (January 4) evening, where they found the lifeless body of a male outside the establishment. This is the second murder for Grand Bahama, just four days into the New Year. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

A popular nightspot became the setting for Grand Bahama’s second murder of the year late Thursday, January 4, 2018. Chief Superintendent of Police and Officer-in-Charge (OIC) of the Central Division, Wendell Smith, spoke to media at the West Mall Shopping Complex scene, Downtown. Smith said that police received a call sometime around 10:40 p.m. regarding…
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