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Those who left us in 2018

From treasure hunters and philanthropists to guitar pickers and astronomers, the Cayman Islands lost a myriad of talents and trailblazers in 2018.

Letter – Celebrate values like courage and fairness

I saw Kirkland Nixon toe-to-toe with captains of industry and high-priced attorneys on fundamental principles, and on each occasion principle to him was like bedrock.

Kirkland Nixon leaves legacy of gorgeous blooms

Shortly after he passed away in April, an orchid that Kirkland Nixon had been nurturing in a bottle burst into bloom.

Postponed fire truck pull to be held Saturday

A fire truck pull in memory of the late fire chief Kirkland Nixon, which was postponed last weekend because of inclement weather, will be held on Saturday at Grand Harbour.

Fire truck pull competition returns

A fundraising fire truck pull has been organized for next weekend in memory of the former fire chief Kirkland Nixon, who passed away late last month.

Kirkland Nixon laid to rest in moving ceremony

Kirkland Nixon, Cayman’s first fire chief, was remembered Sunday as a family man, a voracious reader and a consummate public servant during a solemn memorial service held at the Lions Centre.

Letter: The values of Kirkland Nixon

Let us all thank God that we were blessed with such a special man as Mr. Nixon.

EDITORIAL – Kirkland Nixon: A good man goes to a better place

When Cayman needed someone to “put out a fire,” Kirkland Nixon was our man. With his passing this week, Cayman has lost a stalwart citizen who embodied the steady, quiet virtues that form the backbone of our community.

Kirkland Nixon passes away

Kirkland Nixon, Cayman’s first chief fire officer, died on Monday, April 30. Mr. Nixon, who was in his early seventies, died at the Cayman Islands Hospital shortly before 7 a.m. after a short illness.

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