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Church League Association Basketball Features Eleven Teams

  The Church League Association Basketball Program has been providing young men with regular evening activities every Friday and Saturday, since the first week of May. This year, the games took place at the beautiful Ocean View Park in Dundas Town. An original enrollment number of eleven teams in three …

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Vacation Bible School Held at Spring City

Members of United States religious groups often visit Abaco to participate in religious teachings and Bible study, as well as helping to oversee camps for children. One such group, from a non-denominational Church of Christ from Corpus Christi, Texas, visited Abaco July 11-14 to help run a camp for children …

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Rangers Join “Heal our Land” for Youth Rally March

The first event of Independence Day celebrations in Marsh Harbour was a march on Don Mackay Blvd, which included two youth groups, their leaders, and chaperones. The group gathered in front of Commonwealth Bank on Saturday, July 9, to walk to the BAIC Park, where several events, including performances and …

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Camp Abaco Offers Three Weeks of Fun

Camp Abaco, located a few miles South of Marsh Harbour, often caters to large groups of children, both local and from other islands of the archipelago. These camps are not only for camps held in the summer, but also throughout the year. The Summer Camp starting on July 4 is …

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FHA Interact Club Donates E-Readers to Children’s Home

  The Interact Club of Forest Heights, which is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Abaco, made a donation to the Ranfurly Homes for Children. The Club donated a grand total of twenty eight Kindle Fires for the orphans.  

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Bahamas Plastic Camp Studies Global Impacts

The Bahamas Plastic Camp, created and instructed by Kristal Ambrose, a young Bahamian obtaining her degree in Environmental Science at Gannon University, was held on July 13-14 at Friends of the Environment’s Frank Kenyon Research Centre in Marsh Harbour. During those two days, the participants—all teenagers—learned about the local and …

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Ten Abaco Cadets Graduate

The Bahamas Maritime Cadet Corp graduation was held May 28, 2016. There were 10 graduates and Chelshanno Adderley of Abaco Central High was named the top student and awarded a grant to attend Holland College in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Visiting from Nassau, Paul Miller-Second in charge, Kivarlo Smith STCW …

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Baker’s Bay Donates Eighty Thousand Dollars to ECC During Ceremony

Drums were in place under the ceremony tent as parents and guests gathered to witness the teachers awarding certificates, medals, or small gifts to the students in their class who had distinguished themselves by their achievements during the school year.

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Tiny Turtles Likely Looking at Closure as Founder Retires

Tiny Turtles Preschool, a fixture on Green Turtle Cay for the last thirty years, is about to close its doors, not just for the summer, but for the last time as founder Annabelle Cross has retired.

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Forest Heights Graduates Acknowledge That “This is Only the Beginning”

A small, but accomplished, group of Forest Heights Academy students graduated on June 15, 2016. During an emotional ceremony the fifteen graduates, which included Valedictorian Hannah Strachan and Salutatorian, Isabella Albury, received sound advice from their Principal, James Richard, their Homeroom teacher Shane Cash, and an FHA alumnus Bradley Albury - who was the keynote speaker.

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