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June 21st, 2018
HLSCC puts ‘hiring-freeze’ in place to cope with annual $2M shortfall

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - All is not well at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) since, not only has the College seen a shortfall of about $2 million every year for the past four years, there is now in place an ‘unofficial’ freeze in the hiring of persons at the educational institution.

June 18th, 2018
VI’s legal luminaries for ‘rap-session’ on ‘public registers’ woes

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - The United Kingdom’s (UK) Sanctions and Anti Money Laundering (S/AML) Bill, has been met with a defiant Virgin Islands (VI)—a UK Overseas Territory (OT)—but many residents are unclear on the specific implications and consequences of the decision.

June 15th, 2018
This Week We Feature Young Professional, Shanda A. Skerritt

By Gary Eleazar

While a fear of the unknown has prevented many from venturing onto the path of their desired aspirations and goals, our Young Professional this week –twenty-six year old Virgin Islander, Ms Shanda A. Skerritt—has used her apprehensions as a driving force to complete, and publish her first book—‘Dying for love.’

June 6th, 2018
Darlene Henry, popular teacher has died

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - Popular Virgin Gorda school teacher, Ms Darlene Henry, has died. The beloved educator—a Virgin Gordian—died at Peebles Hospital yesterday, Tuesday June 5, 2018.

April 1st, 2018
Where is the historic sloop Vigilant? Gone in the trash!

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Controversy appears to be continuing around a 25-foot wooden sloop named Vigilant that some claim was the oldest wooden boat in the Caribbean.

August 17th, 2017
Judith Vanterpool named new VP of HLSCC

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Vice President and Chief Operations Officer of the One Mart Supermarket, Chief Executive Officer of the BizComEd Consultant Inc., and workforce specialist Mrs Judith Vanterpool has been named Vice President of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC).

August 9th, 2017
After being ousted from HLSCC Dr Dawson now heads Anguilla Community College

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – After being removed from his post as President of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) just over a year ago, indigenous Virgin Islander Dr Karl Dawson has now been selected to the prestige position as President of the Anguilla Community College (ACC).

June 11th, 2016
'Be a part of the solution & not the problem'- Dr Karl Dawson

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - Outgoing President of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College Dr Karl Dawson challenged the 2016 graduating class to be part of the solution to the territory and not a part of the problem and urged them to contribute to the college’s Annual Fund.

February 22nd, 2016
All welcome to reception & cultural presentation for Ladysmith Black Mambazo

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The VI community is invited to join Dr. Karl Dawson and the faculty, staff and students of the H Lavity Stout Community College at a public welcome reception & cultural presentation for the legendary grammy award winning group Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

September 20th, 2015
Stoby & Johnson win opening Highland Spring College Classic race

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Distance runners Reuben J. A. Stoby and Rosmond Johnson transferred their winning ways from the 5k and 10k distances to the 2-mile run when the Highland Spring College Classic got underway at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College in Paraquita Bay on Saturday September 19, 2015.

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