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January 15th, 2014
Homework Programme not a day care centre – Hon. Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Hon. Andrew A. Fahie made it clear to residents last evening, January 14, 2014, that his newly formed homework programme would be no day care centre and urged parents to be responsible in sourcing the necessary help for their children.

January 12th, 2014
UPDATE: Friends & family bid emotional farewell to ‘Truckman’ Chapman

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – Tear stained faces filled the pews of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Carrot Bay today January 12, 2014, as hundreds of persons, including close friends and relatives, gathered at a thanksgiving service to celebrate the life of Jo-vahn A. Chapman aka Truckman.

September 5th, 2013
Runners set to return to the roads!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – After a long summer break runners and walkers will be heading to the North Shore on Saturday September 14, 2013 when Race 3 in the CERES JUICES 10k race series is held in Carrot Bay.

August 18th, 2013
UPDATE: Isabella Morris’ parents want emergency meeting

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – With the issue of non-communication about the mould situation at the Isabella Morris Primary School in Carrot Bay hitting the public domain, parents are now calling on the Principal, Ms Sylvia Adams and First District Representative, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie to summon parents to an emergency meeting prior to the commencement of the 2013/14 academic school year in September.

August 13th, 2013
This is not an expat Carnival!– Donald E. de Castro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “A complete disaster,” were the words of commentator and social activist Mr Donald E. deCastro in describing the Road Town segment of the just ended 2013 Emancipation Festival Parade.

August 12th, 2013
Women engage in fist fight at Carrot Bay Festival

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – Even as First District Representative Hon. Andrew A. Fahie cited the disrespect associated with persons fighting during the Emancipation Festival and its relevance to fore parents of Virgin Islanders, persons continued to settle matters with their fists at the end of the Emancipation Festival in Carrot Bay on August 10, 2013.

August 12th, 2013
First District youth & parents urged to 'never give up'

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – “When power reaches potential, purpose is formed.” This was part of the message to residents of the First District who turned out in their numbers to the Back to School Youth Motivational Session last evening, August 11, 2013.

August 11th, 2013
Cham, Small Axe create frenzy @ Carrot Bay Festival Last Lap

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – For more than an hour earlier today, August 11, 2013, fans were taken on a thrilling and extraordinary musical journey with Jamaican reggae & dancehall superstar, Damian Beckett aka Cham at the Benito Potter Festiville in Carrot Bay.

August 9th, 2013
Carrot Bay Fest marked by 'Tradition of Celebration' – Marvin Blyden

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – A tradition of celebration has always marked the Carrot Bay segment of Emancipation Festival activities, according to Chairman of the Virgin Islands Festival & Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) Mr Marvin "MB" Blyden.

August 9th, 2013
‘Tiger’ & Stoutt grab Most Catch prizes in Carrot Bay Fisherman's tournament

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – Veteran fisherman Mr David ‘Tiger’ Smith, a first timer in the Carrot Bay Fisherman's Tournament, walked away with the prize for the Most Catch in category ‘B’ while Melbourne Stoutt took home the prize for Most Catch in category ‘A’.


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