Wednesday 28 September, 2022
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NASSAU, The Bahamas – The National Emergency Management Agency’s (NEMA), National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) was partially activated at 6pm Tuesday evening (September 27th) for further monitoring of Hurricane Ian, following the issuance...

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. 3-DAY MARINE FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS FOR 24 HOURS FROM 6:00 AM, MONDAY, 26TH SEPTEMBER, 2022 (ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AT 0930 UTC.) WARNINGS: BOATERS AND RESIDENTS SHOULD BE VIGILANT DUE TO THE HIGH RISK OF WATERSPOUT...

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The Bahamas Ministry of Health and Wellness on Wednesday, September 21st, 2022, announced that the country’s mask mandate would be relaxed as of October 1st, 2022, with members of the public no longer required to wear a mask in most settings. The...

Above: Local Salvation Army leader, Major Hepburn, invited as quiest speaker for the September 10th ECS board installation, is pictured pinning new president, Ms. Susan Culmer.

New Eleuthera Cancer Society (ECS) president, Ms. Susan Culmer, presented with her portrait by fellow board members (L-R: Suzette Kemp,  Juanita Pinder, Susan Culmer, and Jacqueline Gibson). The portrait will be hung within the Cancer Society’s...

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Crowds out to enjoy Summer Goombay Festival in James Cistern. The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism’s annual Goombay Summer Festival – a celebration of Bahamian food, music and culture -which began in Harbour Island on July 2nd, after...

Pictured above: Carpentry graduate Tavashio Stubbs beams with pride surrounded by his proud cheering squad, including his wife, children and mother-in-law.

Pictured above: Carpentry graduate Tavashio Stubbs beams with pride surrounded by his proud cheering squad, including his wife, children and mother-in-law. The Centre for Training and Innovation’s Harbour Island Trade School (CTI-HITS) continues...

By Staff1 on Sep 19th, 2022
Local GHFR fire crew putting out a staged fire by the Fishermen's dock in Governor's Harbour.

The Governor’s Harbour Fire Rescue (GHFR) organization welcomes ‘Firefighters Without Borders’ to Eleuthera during August 2022 to initiate specialised training as part of an ongoing partnership. The Governor’s Harbour...

By Staff1 on Aug 20th, 2022
Minister of Transport and Housing Jobeth Coleby-Davis speaks during the groundbreaking ceremony held at the new Ocean Hole subdivision on June 30th, 2022.

Prime Minister the Hon. Philip Davis first to break ground as he stands with Housing Minister Jobeth Coleby-Davis, Central and South Eleuthera MP Minister Clay Sweeting, Senator and Attorney General Ryan Pinder and other ministry officials at...

By Staff1 on Jul 22nd, 2022
Acting Prime Minister Chester Cooper-feature

Acting Prime Minister Chester Cooper advised today that 30,000 gallons of oil spilled in Exuma waters between Tuesday evening, July 19th, 2022 and Wednesday morning, July 20th. He said mitigation efforts have commenced. “My information...

David Elliot a graduate from the Carpentry Cohort receives his certification surrounded by (from left to right) carpentry instructors Graham Walker, Larry Forbes, and guest speaker Gregory Higgs.

  CTI’s Spring 2022 cohort of students, with course facilitators Mr. Walker and Mr. Forbes, all smiles after graduating. The Centre for Training and Innovation has successfully graduated another two cohorts of students from its Spring...