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Parental involvement vital to education

PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT – The Second Annual Parenting Forum hosted by the Grand Bahama Principals and Vice Principals Association saw a growth in the number of parents attending the event, which organizers say is encouraging. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Parental attendance for the Second Annual Parenting Forum hosted by the Grand Bahama Principals and Vice Principals Association was noticeable and association president, Gia Walker was excited over the attendance held in the St. George’s Gymnasium on Saturday, September 22. While praising the parents that turned out for the annual forum, Walker encouraged greater involvement…
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Eleven Cubans apprehended

Bahamas Department of Immigration (BDI) continues its fight against illegal migration, revealed Naphtali Cooper, BDI Officer noting 11 Cuban immigrants were apprehended by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) and handed over to BDI officers on Wednesday, September 19. According to Cooper, “BDI officers proceeded to the Lucayan Harbour to rendezvous with USCG Margaret Norvell, who…
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Jonquel Jones speaks to Bosnia decision

JONQUEL JONES

Grand Bahama native Jonquel Jones, recently made the decision to play for Bosnia with the approval of the Bahamas Basketball Federation and its president, Charles “Softly” Robins, who said he understood Jones’ situation. Following the publication of this daily’s Sport Scope on Thursday, September 20 – written by the Managing Editor and General Manager Fred Sturrup…
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Multi-million dollar fire station officially opened

PLAQUE UNVEILING – Prime Minister Dr. Hubert A. Minnis was joined Debbie Miller-Archer, daughter of the late Sir Albert J. Miller as they unveiled the plaque on the new police and fire Station that bears the name of her father Sir Albert J. Miller. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas Dr. Hubert A. Minnis and Minister of National Security Marvin Dames traveled to Grand Bahama to attend the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Official Opening Ceremony of the Sir Albert J. Miller Complex and Fire Station on Friday, September 21. The family of former RBPF Deputy Commissioner…
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