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Education

September 29th, 2014
Corporate teams bowl off to ‘Strike Out Illiteracy’

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – The hype and energy in the Save the Seed Energy Centre was positively charged by the five teams who showed up on Friday September 26, 2014 with an eagerness to Strike Out Illiteracy: National Bank of the Virgin Islands – NBVI Defenders, Harney’s Strikers, Tourist Board Bulldozers, Infinite Pin Snappers and Appleby Aces.

September 29th, 2014
‘Education shouldn’t be wrapped up in politics’ – Hon Andrew A. Fahie

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI - “It’s important when these things come around that they be done not for political reasons but to help you reach your destiny because we live in a community where when you make a mistake these days they keep you seeing yourself where you are instead of where you are going,” said Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1).

September 28th, 2014
VI youths for EPIC encounter

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Rotary Club of Tortola is expecting a ram jammed session come Thursday October 2 and Friday October 3, 2014 as they target close to 1,000 youths for their annual Youth Forum one that is expected to take a different spin than previous years.

September 26th, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Sharie B. deCastro out of Govt. teaching system

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “Working at ESHS (Elmore Stoutt High School) for the past 3 years, I witnessed first-hand the need for literacy in the Territory. I didn’t just see the problem and talked about it but I diligently sought a solution for it,” said Ms Sharie B. deCastro.

September 23rd, 2014
BVI Pupils benefit from Digicel's Back to School Tour

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Digicel Back to School Tour came to an end with a visit to the Claudia Creque Educational Centre on Anegada today (Monday September 22, 2014). This was the last of four separate school visits during the month of September.

September 23rd, 2014
Hon Julian Fraser RA supports Religious Education in Schools

SEA COW’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Students of the upper grades of the Ebenezer Thomas Primary School in Sea Cow's Bay were the most recent recipients of Ms Ayana S. Hull’s recent book.

September 23rd, 2014
Hon Fahie & 1st District C’tte to hold motivational session

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie along with his First District Committee will be holding their first annual back to school motivational session for students of the District on September 28, 2014.

September 23rd, 2014
From Scotland to the Virgin Islands – Who Will Save Us All?

By Alred C. Frett

When Bible toting religious fanatics complain that I repeat the same messages over & over it is almost laughable since they are the same ones that congregate at least once a week to receive Religious Fixes or Top-up of the same Fairy Tales of Imaginary Friends… Meanwhile, my Messages are real Lessons necessary for the Survival & Progress of this & future Generations.

September 18th, 2014
High school youths in daring knife fight

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – Persons who witnessed a daring fight with weapons between two High School boys while in the Paraquita Bay area yesterday afternoon September 17, 2014, were thankful that there was no bloodshed.

September 16th, 2014
M.A.L.E. provides book scholarships to 2 young men

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Mentoring Anointed Leaders Everywhere (M.A.L.E.) continues to provide guidance to youths of the Territory and has given due recognition to two deserving young men who have stood out over and above their peers by giving them book scholarships.



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