A full military funeral and celebration service was held for Her Majesty’s Prison Officer Christal Johnson, Friday, August 27th at Holy Cross Anglican Church.
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Minister of Education Desmond Bannister Friday broke ground in West End, Grand Bahama for the construction of a security booth at the West End Primary School.
More than 30 disaster stakeholders and resident volunteers from the Fox Hill Community took part in a weeklong Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) programme, at the St. Anselm’s Parish on Bernard Road
In January 2010, three happiness ambassadors began an unprecedented journey to all 206 countries where Coca-Cola is sold to seek out “what makes people happy”. Today they visit the Bahamas to find the meaning of happiness here.
Several Kemp Road children crowded the Church of God of Prophecy on Shirley Street August 25 to collect Back to School packages and enjoy a free lunch with ice cream provided by the Kemp Road Urban Renewal initiative.
Four Bahamians have been awarded full scholarships by the Chinese Government to pursue tertiary level education in China in a cross-section of disciplines.
The Fox Hill Urban Renewal Centre held a back to school giveaway for the children on August 25, handing out packages with school supplies, donated by businesses and corporate philanthropists.
While handing out school supplies to at least a hundred students Wednesday, St. Cecilia Urban Renewal Centre encouraged parents to get more involved with students to complete their homework.
The recently elected officers of the Bahamas Baptist National and Educational Convention paid a courtesy call on Governor General Sir Arthur Foulkes at Government House on Wednesday, August 25, 2010.