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Frank’s Ice Cream Bible Christmas initiative winners announced

Frank Outten

Anastasia and Amari Hamilton, Franaj Laing and Kalin Fyne were named the winners of the 2016 Frank’s Ice Cream Bible themed Christmas promotion on Christmas Day (December 25).     The activity geared toward young children on the island, throughout the month of December.     Frank Outten, proprietor of Frank’s Ice Cream and Nataja…
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Police report relatively quiet holiday

W/Insp. Terecita Pinder

Grand Bahama residents celebrated the New Year without any reported murders or traffic fatalities over the Christmas holiday.     Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Public Affairs and Communication Officer (PACO) Inspector Terecita Pinder on Monday, January 2 confirmed, noting there were no matters to report.   “No matters to report, no press releases were…
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Platinum Knights sweep 2017 New Year’s Junkanoo Parade

 Thomas (left) and Leah LaChanna Curry (right) the leaders of the Platinum Knights are pictured during the 2017 New Year’s Day Junkanoo Parade on Monday evening

The Platinum Knights blew away the competition with fire, lightening, tornadoes, hurricanes, downpours, the scorching sun and more to win the 2017 New Year’s Day Junkanoo Parade this year.   The group that has only been participating in the annual festival for four years won the 2017 Junkanoo Parade for the first time ever on…
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Water issues for Sweeting’s Cay residents post Hurricane Matthew

K. Peter Turnquest

Three-months after Hurricane Matthew, Sweeting’s Cay residents are still without a regular supply of water.   Several Sweeting’s Cay residents reached out to this daily on Tuesday, January 3 and voiced their concerns regarding the lack of regularly flowing water and about a notice posted over a month ago that assured residents they would be…
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