Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in
locating 48 year old HOWARD GARNETTE THOMAS of #6 East IndianMan Road,
Freeport. He is described as standing at 5’8” in height, weighing 160
lbs. with dark brown complexion and average built.
He is wanted
by the Drug Enforcement Unit for Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the
Intent to Supply. If seen you are asked to contact the Drug Enforcement
Unit at telephone numbers 350-3125/350-3123 or 350- 3119, 911/919 or
call your nearest police station...
The beauty of The Islands of The Bahamas was seen in more than one
billion households in 227 countries and territories when the Hero World
Challenge golf tournament was broadcast live across the world over the
last four days.
Golf legend Tiger Woods made his comeback to
professional golf at Hero World Challenge after a 16-month hiatus. His
return created major buzz and sports fans around the world tuned in to
witness his comeback in paradise. The tournament also attracted golf
fans to the destination...
Surrounded by a small group of family and friends, Sir Orville
Turnquest, former Governor-General presented the first copy of his book,
What Manner of Man is This? to the current Governor-General Lady
Marguerite Pindling during a brief ceremony celebrating the book’s
worldwide publication at an official launch held at Government House.
many books have been written about the royal couple, Sir Orville’s
incisive book is the only one that focus exclusively on the Duke’s
administration while Royal Governor of The Bahamas from 1940-1945 after
he abdicated the throne as King of England in order to marry the
twice-divorced Mrs. Wallis Simpson...
Nassau, The Bahamas. December 5, 2016. BTC kicked off its Christmas
celebrations with a special event for the Business Community last
Thursday. The event was 70’s themed and took place at The Balmoral. All
New Providence clients were invited to this exclusive event.
Mayer, Senior Vice President for Business said, “We are grateful for
the support of our business clients over this year. This is just another
way that we are giving back. We look forward to maintaining a long
relationship with them...
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Romeo Major age 37 years of Balao Road was
arraigned on Monday 5th December 2016 before Magistrate Rengin Johnson
in Magistrate Court #3 on Rape charge. He was not required to enter a
plea and the matter was adjourned to the 21st March 2017 for a
He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence...
Nassau, Bahamas - Nassau, Bahamas - The best of both worlds collide for an explosive night
of entertainment as the Caribbean and the United States come together
to support the
Ja Rule & Friends Bahamas Hurricane Relief Concert on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Arawak Cay brought to you by Fyre Media, Fresh Entertainment Bahamas and BTC (Bahamas).
Featuring Ja Rule, Ashanti, Sean Kingston, Alison Hinds, Peter Ram, Farmer Nappy, and Marvay...
BIMINI, Bahamas- For three days in November, November 24th - 26th, the
shores of Bimini were filled with over four hundred visitors in support
of the 14th Annual Junkanoo Jam Basketball Tournament.
held on Grand Bahama Island, Sean McShane, Co-Director, Junkanoo Jam,
Basketball Travelers, noted that despite the adversity after Hurricane
Matthew, "I wanted to keep the tournament in The Bahamas. We jumped into
action really quickly and Gateway Christian Academy (Bimini) has the
best gym in The Bahamas, so we were able to continue this tournament..."
When he showcased his first collect at Berlin Fashion Week nearly ten
years ago, Simon Barth realized he didn’t quite fit in with the
minimalist aesthetic of the German fashion scene. The fact is Barth
lives for creating intricate embroidered haute couture dresses and, in
2013, the German-born designer moved to Vienna, Austria where today he
is handcrafting exquisite floor-length evening dresses for the women of
the Viennese ball.
Steeped with aristocratic tradition and home
to the most extravagant and romantic balls you will find anywhere in the
world, Vienna is one of Europe’s oldest capital cities. During ball
season, which begins each winter and runs until Ash Wednesday...
J. K. Rowling Invites You to a New Era of the Wizarding World...
1926 a young wizard & writer travels to another country with the
hope of procuring a rare creature known to be sold in that area of the
world. While he is there he gets mixed up in a situation where some of
the animals in his possession are being blamed for an attack on the
city witnessed by non-magical people.
Newt Scamander is an eccentric
young wizard who will write the textbook
Fantastic Beasts and Where to
Find Them, but right now he has traveled to New York...
A perfect day in Nassau, Bahamas, off the beautiful Montagu Bay, where
the Best of the Best Regatta took place today with traditional sloops
racing and Bahamian junior sailing running their 2016 finals.
great occasion for our Star Sailors to jump on one boat, Crazy Partner,
and challenge the locals on their specialties. "In nomen omen" and the
boat proved to be one crazy partner with sailors unable to manage her.
Going downwind the international crew thought it was a good idea to
gybe, when the local tactician onboard didn't agree they didn't think it
was because Bahamian Sloops cannot gybe.
NASSAU, The Bahamas – Seventeen employees of the Ministry of Works and
Urban Development were honored for their service to the Government of
The Bahamas during a Retirement Luncheon Friday, December 2, at the
British Colonial Hilton.
The Hon. Philip Davis, Deputy Prime Minister
and Minister of Works and Urban Development, acknowledged and thanked
the retirees who have served the Bahamian people “well.”
to you because through your good and gracious service, our Bahamas
emerged from colonialism on firm footing and has grown from strength to
The following is a history of
action and statement by QC Fred Smith about the historic Grand Bahama’s
Kelly’s Freeport Limited Judgement Win vs the Bahamas Customs.
History of Action:
a 6 year judicial review odyssey by Kelly's Freeport to hold Customs
accountable for illegally trying to force it to accept a breach of the
Hawksbill Creek Agreement, the rights of licensees of the GB Port
Authority in Freeport have been once again vindicated by the Supreme
NASSAU, The Bahamas – Darron Turnquest, Director of Youth in the
Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, called on Special Needs students
to see the greatness, and the potential within themselves to rise above
“What you see in me as my disability is my ability.
Every individual has something to offer. The only way to demonstrate
your talent is to look within yourself and say I am great. I have
ability. It doesn’t matter what anyone says about me, I am who I believe
I am,” he said...
BRUSSELS, Belgium - Executives of the newly formed African Caribbean
& Pacific (APC) Press Clubs Federation took a conscious decision on
Wednesday night (November 30, 2016) to encourage more involvement from
journalists in member states, especially the Caribbean and Pacific, as
it moves to establish an identity for the new organization.
the Caribbean Region are The Bahamas Press Club President Anthony
Newbold and Jewel Forde, Asst. Secretary General, Association of
Caribbean Media Workers...
FREEPORT, Grand Bahama Island- The 2016 Thanksgiving holiday season was
nothing short of phenomenal for the 130 participants and supporters who
travelled to Grand Bahama Island for this year’s Tabernacle Baptist
Thanksgiving Classic, November 23rd-26th, 2016.
tournament gave the visiting athletes from Tennessee an opportunity to
gain international exposure, creating lasting memories, and foster new
relationships with many of the resident players...
Nassau, The Bahamas - Permanent Secretary Melvin Seymour, left,
presented Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie with a copy of his
book, The Shepherding Generation, at the Office of the Prime Minister on
December 1, 2016...
“Secrets of the Caribbean” takes a Deeper Dive into the Culture, History and People of the Caribbean
DC – Caribbean 2020 Productions in partnership with Mississippi Public
Television will debut a unique travel show called “Secrets of the
Caribbean” in April 2017. The 13- episode first season will launch an
in-depth exploration into one of the most popular tourist destinations
in the world.
Co-hosted and guided by veteran journalist and talk
show host, Angela Rae and award winning, nationally known journalist
and news anchor...
Nassau, The Bahamas - Minister of National Security the Hon. Dr. Bernard
J. Nottage was the keynote speaker at the Trainee Correctional Officers
Squad 2016 Passing Out Parade held on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at The
Bahamas Department of Correctional Services, Fox Hill Road. Best
Female Recruit was Theanicka Lightbourne, who is pictured being
congratulated by Minister Nottage and Minister of Social Services and
Community Development the Hon. Melanie Griffin. Best Male Recruit was
Luther Johnson, congratulated by Minister Nottage and Minister of State
in the Ministry of National Security the Hon. Keith Bell...
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the
circumstances surrounding the death of a male on Sunday 4th December
Reports are that shortly before 10:00am, police were called
to an apartment complex on Tangelo Lane, where they found the lifeless
body of a black male in a vehicle with injuries to the body. He was
pronounced dead at the scene by doctor...
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that have claimed the lives of two persons and
left three others hospitalized on Monday 5th December 2016.
Reports are that shortly after 2:00am, police were called to the West End area on Bay Shore Road, where a
green Ford Taurus vehicle with five passengers crashed into a utility pole claiming the life of two
passengers, a male and a female...
NEW YORK - H.E. Dr. Elliston Rahming, Permanent Representative of The
Bahamas to the United Nations, hosts the UN President of the General
Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, at a meeting of the CARICOM Caucus on
Friday, December 2, 2016. Mr. Thomson briefed the Caucus on his recent
activities in his capacity as PGA, including his priority mandate: the
implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, and preparations
for the upcoming Global Conference on Oceans scheduled to be held in
June 2017 in New York...
Nassau, Bahamas - The following is a statement
by Fred Mitchell MP, Minister
for Immigration on
Matters Arising at the Grand Bahama Shipyard
4 December 2016
upon a complaint lodged by the labour union for shipyard workers at the Grand
Bahama Shipyard about recent occurrences between the union and management, the
matter has been referred to the Department of Labour for investigation. A
team, from the Department of Labour was dispatched to Freeport and a report is
The Bahamas -- International and local sailors took up the challenge of
four days of competitive sailing at Montagu Bay in the Best of the Best
Regatta, December 1-4, 2016. Pictured are local sailors presented with
their trophies in the final Award Ceremony, December 4.
General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling presented awards to
Class A champions, the crew of Tida Wave; Prime Minister and Minister of
Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie presented awards to the Class B
champions, the crew of Susan Chase; and Minister of Agriculture and
Press Statement By Bradley B Roberts National Chair Progressive Liberal 4th December 2016:
Clearly Marvin Dames the parachuted FNM candidate has emerged as the
opposition spokesperson on crime when one reviews the various statements
he has made about crime.
But what have we heard? To date, we have not heard one new idea, no not
one. In fact, his so called recommendations are either already existing
Government Policy and settled law or are mere reititions of initiatives
pronounced by police commissioner Greenslade in the police force’s
on Queen's Highway in
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