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School honors former principal during Teacher’s Appreciation Week

SPECIAL APPRECIATION – Former principal of Lewis Yard Primary, Sandrea Bullard, who now serves as Senior Mistress at Maurice Moore Primary School was, celebrated in grand style at the Church of the Good Shepherd Parish Hall, Lewis Yard this past Friday (May 26). Pictured from left are Marvin Rolle, District Education Officer; Mary Cooper, District Superintendent of Education for West Grand Bahama and Bimini; Sandrea Bullard, honoree; Juanita Hanna, LYP principal and Mary Russell, District Education Officer. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Former Principal of Lewis Yard Primary, Sandrea Bullard, who now serves as Senior Mistress at Maurice Moore Primary School was, celebrated in grand style at the Church of the Good Shepherd Parish Hall, Lewis Yard this past Friday (May 26). Often referred to as, “a lady of excellence and enthusiasm,” Bullard was recognized for her…
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Pelican Bay celebrates 12 years of success, while facing challenges after the hurricane

Pelican Bay Celebrates 12 years of Success – Last weekend the staff of Pelican Bay celebrated 12 years of success in Grand Bahama. In an intimate ceremony held in the hotel’s lobby, staff gave out cake and gifts to guests and vendors who helped in their success. Local baker, Cindy DeGregory, created a unique cake and cupcakes with the hotel’s signature Pelican #Happy for all to enjoy. (Photo by Alfred Anderson for Barefoot Marketing)

Six months ago, the staff at Pelican Bay proudly hoisted the Bahamian flag over Canal House and along with the wider Grand Bahama community, they began to rebuild after Hurricane Matthew. The 184-room boutique hotel suffered substantial damage but thankfully, managed to stay open and was the only hotel to do so. This Friday, the…
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Miller appointed to Paso Technical Commission

Bahamas Olympic Committee President Wellington Miller has received a signal appointment to the Technical Commission of the regional powerhouse Pan American Sports Organisation (PASO). PASO is the international organisation which represents all National Olympic Committees of the Americas. PASO's Technical Commission is charged with creating the technical programs that will help PanAmSports’ members to be…
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Eastern Wyoming to add another graduating Stinger to its roster in the fall

LETTER OF INTENT SIGNED – Brandon Meadows stands center with family, Sunland staff and head coach after signing his letter of intent to attend Eastern Wyoming College. Left to right of Meadows are Sunland teacher Charleen Cochrane, Sunland Principal Myrton King, his mother Melissa Meadows, aunt Lenora Hield, teacher Carol Bennett and head coach Jay Philippe. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

It appears the relationship between Sunland Baptist Academy and Eastern Wyoming College is growing stronger and stronger by the year. After the Mustangs added three Stingers to their roster last year, another Stinger will be thrown into the mix in Torrington, Wyoming for the 2017-2018 season. Graduating guard Brandon Meadows signed his letter of intent…
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