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Hair today, gone tomorrow 

Natasha Casebolt is a true cut above the rest. American server Natasha, a look-a-like for Prince Harry’s girlfriend Meghan Markle, raised more than $10,000 for Hannah’s Heroes by shaving her locks. She may have been the top fundraiser on the night, but everyone chipped in and shaved their head to raise a mind-boggling …

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Daylight armed robbery

Police are hunting a gunman who held up a bar during a broad daylight heist. The robbery took place just before 12.30 p.m. Monday at The Station Bar in Prospect. The man armed with a handgun threatened staff before making off with cash. A police spokeswoman said: “One fully masked …

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Turtle tragedy – better lighting would save baby greens

  Scores of baby turtles found dead on West Bay road over the weekend has seen fresh calls for better lighting to avoid such tragedies. On Friday, more than 60 endangered baby green turtles were confused by lights and many were found dead on West Bay Road close to Cemetery Beach. After hatching, the …

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Body of man found near Eden Rock

Police have confirmed the body of a man has been found near Eden Rock. A little after 3.30 a.m Wednesday, officers were called to the waterfront dive shop after a man was found unresponsive. A spokeswoman for the RCIPS said: “Just past 3.40 a.m on 20 September, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre received a …

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Role models promote reading  

  By Lindsey Turnbull Following on from their dress up day last Friday, George Town Primary School continued on in their literacy month celebrations for September by inviting prominent leaders within the community to come and read to students last Friday. The initiative, organised by the school’s lead literacy teacher, Trista Welcome, vice president …

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From small acorns grow healthier kids 

  As the saying goes, mighty oaks from little acorns grow.  And although the children at Red Bay Primary School won’t see an oak tree grow in their grounds, they can expect an apple tree.  To mark Caribbean Wellness Day health experts are encouraging youngsters to not only eat healthier, but …

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Three arrested for drug smuggling

Three people were arrested Friday after police smashed a drug smuggling gang allegedly trying to take cocaine and ganja to Cayman Brac. A man and a woman were arrested at Owen Roberts Airport as they tried to fly to the Sister Island. Customs officers then searched a house in West …

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Woman arrested after North Side murder

A man young man was stabbed to death Sunday night at his home in North Side. Police are questioning a woman, thought to be his girlfriend, on suspicion of murder. A spokeswoman for the RCIPS said: “Just past 5.20 p.m. Sunday, 17 September, police, fire and emergency services were dispatched by the …

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