Dozens of dancers prepare for the January 20 third annual Love That Child musical extravaganza set for 3pm Sunday, January 20 at the Wyndham Nassau Resort.
Hundreds are expected to turn out January 20 for the third annual ‘Love That Child’ musical production. Local and visiting talent will take the stage…proceeds go to benefit children’s homes.
‘Send a Prayer’ – a song written by one of soft rock music’s all-time greats and performed by a leading Bahamian vocalist was launched to brighten the lives of children in need at Christmas.
A teenage girl and a boy were struck by a motorist as they attempted to cross Tonique Williams-Darling Highway. The girl was killed, the boy was in serious condition.
Staff and members of Mystical Fitness Gym along with students of Mt. Carmel High-School donated a large assortment of dry and canned goods, books, pencils, and rulers to the Ranfurly Home for Children.
In an outrageous breach of justice a 35-year-old man has been sentenced to a mere 12 years in prison for brutally beating his 3-year-old adopted daughter to death because she wet the bed.
Seven hundred teenage girls become pregnant each year in The Bahamas and about 20 per cent of them become pregnant again while still in their teens.
Domestic violence/relational disputes account for 25 per cent of the murders committed in the Caribbean, with about 1,200 reported cases of domestic violence annually within The Bahamas.
Secularism and moral relativism has swept away stable cultural references, and with the rapid transformation of society more parents are naming their children whatever suits their fancy.