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Crowd at court as four face serious charges

Claude Vilsaint clad in a navy blue shirt and Antonio Morley wearing a baby blue shirt were escorted into the Freeport Magistrate Court on Monday November 13 where they along with Shannon Johnson pictured right, –dressed in a white T-shirt and jeans and a juvenile were formally charged with attempted murder and several counts of causing grievous harm

Four male suspects, including a juvenile, were escorted into Magistrate Court in Freeport to be arraigned for attempted murder, possession of an unlicensed firearm, endangerment of life charges on Monday (November 13) at the Garnet Levarity Justice Centre. A crowd of onlookers gathered around the side of the courthouse where the men were brought in.…
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Bartlett Hill Primary hosts successful “Career Day”

Future Morticians and Funeral Directors – U. Bertram Pinder, Russell’s & Pinder’s Funeral Home Director seen here explains his job to students of Bartlett Hill Primary School during the annual Career Day & Exhibition. Pinder told the students that they must study and work hard as well as care and respect both the living and those who have passed on in order to effectively operate a funeral home and become Grand Bahama’s next mortician and funeral parlor director.

Bartlett Hill Primary School (BHPS) recently held its Annual Career Day & Exhibition introducing students to various career and entrepreneurial opportunities that are available in Grand Bahama. BHPS Guidance Counselor Sharmine Russell expressed excitement in being able to coordinate the expo, which had been on a hiatus due to the devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew…
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International Federation of Women Lawyers’ (FIDA) group pays courtesy call to Office of Prime Minister

FIDA COURTESY CALL – The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) delegation paid a courtesy call on the Office of The Prime Minister, Grand Bahama on Monday morning, prior to the start of the organization’s 36th Triennial International Convention which takes place November 13-17 at the Grand Lucayan Resort. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

The International Federation of Lawyers (FIDA) is hosting its 36th Triennial International Convention here on the island of Grand Bahama November 13 – 17. On Monday morning, representatives paid a courtesy call on the Office of The Prime Minister Grand Bahama. Minister of State within the Office of the Prime Minister, Grand Bahama Senator Hon.…
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FOCOL beats Gouthro & Company on countback to win second annual Edward St. George Memorial

NEW CHAMPIONS – FOCOL came away as the top winners of the 2nd Annual Edward St. George Memorial Golf Tournament this Saturday. Holding the trophies left to right were Otto Fountain, Randy Cooper, Gizmo Moss and Tony Cooper. Grand Bahama Sport Promotion Association president Fred Sturrup, left, made the presentations. PHOTO COURTESY OF BTC)

Fifteen teams, totaling 60 players showed up in full force for the second annual Edward St. George Memorial Golf Tournament this past Saturday at the Lucayan Country Club Course. The Grand Bahama Sports Promotion Association was praised for staging the event which was well-received. Gouthro & Company (G&C), which featured the team of Sean Donahue,…
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