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August 21st, 2014
Brendelee I. Wheatley wins Digicel car!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Brendelee I. Wheatley of Lambert Estate, Tortola, won the Mitsubishi Outlander SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle) this evening August 21, 2014 at the final drawing of the Digicel Summer Promotion at their Road Town office.

August 21st, 2014
1st District Youth Athletic Camp a Success - Hon Andrew A. Fahie

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that he is very optimistic about the future of athletics in the Virgin Islands from what he has witnessed during the First District Athletic Camp which continues to nurture young talent.

August 21st, 2014
Rotary Tortola donates $50k to new Peebles Hospital

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When members of the Rotary Club of Tortola handed over a $50k pledge cheque to the Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton Acting District Governor of Rotary Ms Delma Maduro said that it was the largest donation to be made by a single Rotary Club in the history of the Virgin Islands.

August 21st, 2014
'Time for Independence!' - radio show caller

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A member of the public who called into the Speak Out BVI radio show on ZBVI 780 AM on Tuesday night August 19, 2014 said it is time for the Territory to seek its independence from Great Britain.

August 21st, 2014
UPDATE: Today is ‘D Day’ for Digicel customers – Jasmine A. Perez

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Digicel’s Marketing Public Relations Executive Ms Jasmine A. Perez has declared today August 21, 2014 ‘D Day’ for their customers who would have made good of the company’s telecommunications services especially during the summer promotion.

August 21st, 2014
‘We know where we are with LTE’- LIME GM Sean Auguste

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The management of LIME has made it abundantly clear their position as to their readiness with LTE (Long Term Evolution) as they await the green light from the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC).

August 21st, 2014
VI Athletes active in Youth Olympic Games

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China officially began with the completion of the spectacular Opening Ceremony last Saturday August 16, 2014 and already the majority of the athletes representing the Territory have seen active competition.

August 20th, 2014
UPDATE: Police identify Spy Glass Hill body as Garry Roy, 55

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police have identified a body found in a home in Spy Glass Hill West End as 55 year old Garry Roy of the United States.

August 20th, 2014
LIME BVI $7ml expansion to include TV – C&W CEO Phil Bentley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cable & Wireless (C&W), Mr. Phil Bentley arrived today August 20, 2014 on the shores of the Virgin Islands (VI) bearing the news of a $7ml investment the company will be plugging into the telecommunication sector via LIME BVI.

August 20th, 2014
Donald E. De Castro broadsides Govt for Festival ‘party’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Commentator Mr Donald E. De Castro has in an opinion column today August 20, 2014 broadsided the Government and the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee for Festival being what he described as nothing more than a big party designed to make money at the expense of the Territory’s culture and history.



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