Wednesday 11 December, 2019
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Eleuthera News

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. On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019, the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Eleuthera Division, celebrated officers on the island who had gone above and beyond the call of duty during the year, earning the Commissioner’s Commendation. Officer...

By Staff1 on Dec 8th, 2019
Nine speakers decked smartly in their uniforms representing schools from North to South eleuthera.

Top three finishers; 1) Tamia Knowles of EECPS, 2) Delena Rolle of TBPS, and 3) Nacassiah Armbrister of RSPS, along with DSE Michael Culmer and Chief Judge Bekera Taylor. Tamia Knowles, a young 5th grader of Emma E Cooper Primary in Palmetto...

By Staff1 on Dec 5th, 2019
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As the Christmas season gets into full swing, the Ministry of Tourism (MOT) is all set to ring it in with its 1st Annual Thanksgiving Crafters and Cultural Festival on Saturday, November 30th, beginning at 12 noon, on the bay front in Governor’s...

By Staff1 on Nov 29th, 2019
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Prime Minister Minnis released a statement on Sunday evening, November 24, expressing the government’s intent to reform the country’s marijuana laws, following the release of a report by the Bahamas National Commission on Marijuana. ...

By Staff1 on Nov 24th, 2019
File photo: Hurricane Dorian victims out of Abaco arriving in Eleuthera via boat.

(Eleuthera, The Bahamas – 10.23.19)  When Hurricane Dorian barreled through the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama, it left a trail of destruction and devastation in its wake. Tragically, many lives were lost and though thousands escaped...

By Staff1 on Nov 14th, 2019
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Mr. Frankie Symonette. (Photo Source: Social Media) Sometime around 1:50 am on Sunday morning, November 10th, 2019, Police in Eleuthera received a report of a traffic accident on South Street, in Spanish Wells. Upon the arrival of the Police...

By Staff1 on Nov 10th, 2019
File Photo: Raging seas and crashing waves at the Glass Window bridge.

File Photo: Raging seas and crashing waves at the Glass Window bridge. UPDATE (Sunday, November 10th):  The Glass Window Bridge was officially re-opened and the ALL-CLEAR given at 7:30am on Sunday morning, November 10th, 2019. Original Story: The...

By Staff1 on Nov 9th, 2019
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Dr. Zenna Friend, Lead Family Physician, Family Medicine Center Rock Sound. Dr. Graham Cates has announced that a new Family Medicine Center (FMC) clinic will be opening in Rock Sound, Eleuthera. The new clinic is expected to begin welcoming...

By Staff1 on Nov 5th, 2019
Mr. Calsey Johnson, passed away early on Thursday morning, October 24th, 2019, at the age of 82.

Dr. Calsey Johnson, passed away early on Thursday morning, October 24th, 2019, at the age of 82. The Broadcasting Corporation of the Bahamas (ZNS) released the following statement on Thursday, October 24th, 2019, after learning about the passing...

By Staff1 on Oct 24th, 2019
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The Office of the Prime Minister released a statement on October 23rd, 2019, informing the public about an extension to the Exigency Order issued in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian.  The statement, seen below, also outlined additional incentives...