Funeral service for James Alexander Grant, 64 yrs., a resident of Palm Breeze Drive & formerly of Andros, will be held at Fellowship Church of God In Christ, Hay & Comfort Streets, on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor Harris Evans,
Funeral service for Sean Ricardo “Scooter” Whymns, 54 yrs., a resident of Sea Breeze Drive, will be held at St. Bede’s Catholic Church, Sutton Street, on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 1:45 p.m. Officiating will be Fr. Noel Clarke. Interment follows in St. Bede’s Cemetery, Sutton
Full Military Service for Corporal Erica Shandy Taylor, 46 yrs., a resident of Kennedy Subdivision, will be held at Living Faith Seventh-day Adventist Church, Soldier & Old Trail Roads, on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Peter Joseph, assisted by Pastor Leon
The death toll from Hurricane Dorian will increase, Minister of National Security Marvin Dames said today after he revealed that a few children are among the dead.
“I caution Bahamians everywhere that that chances that we find more persons dead, those chances are real,” Dames told
At least five people are dead and 21 injured after Hurricane Dorian visited “unprecedented devastation” on Abaco on Sunday, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said yesterday.
Initial reports indicate that Abaco and its surrounding cays were severely impacted by catastrophic winds and “extraordinary flooding”.
“There are questions
Not long after Hurricane Dorian started its trail of destruction on Grand Bahama, voice notes circulated of residents crying for help in apparent desperation — many of them had scrambled to their attics and other high points in their homes as a powerful and terrifying storm surge
Marsh Harbour is an image of “complete devastation”, said one resident who had to flee her home as it was being ripped apart by the strongest hurricane ever to hit the island nation.
Hurricane Dorian left catastrophic damage in its wake as it crept across Abaco.
Residents on Grand Bahama yesterday faced their “worst” nightmares when Hurricane Dorian lashed the island.
Gail Woon, an environmentalist, sought refuge from Dorian at the Seventh Day Adventist Church on Gambier Drive in Freeport the day before the storm made landfall.
However, shortly after 2 p.m., Woon
A little more than 24 hours after non-profit group HeadKnowles turned to the crowdfunding website gofundme.com to begin to raise money for hurricane relief efforts, it had already surpassed $80,000 of its $1 million goal.
The non-profit and others across The Bahamas and in the United States have
The Bahamas has been hit by major hurricanes over a number of years. Joaquin ravaged the south; Matthew, the northwest; Irma, portions of the south again, and now Dorian, the most powerful storm on record to hit the northern islands. There has been hundreds of millions of