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September 26th, 2016
Digicel adopts Althea Scatliffe Primary School

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Principal of the Althea Scatliffe Primary School, Mrs Marieta C. Flax-Headley is counting the educational institution’s blessings after telecommunications giant Digicel officially adopted the school at a ceremony held today, Monday September 26, 2016 at the school’s auditorium.

September 26th, 2016
Shawn T. Hanley charged for BVI Communication burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Police have arrested and charged a 29 year old man in relation to the recent burglarising of BVI Communication.

September 26th, 2016
M. Alva McCall is new Acting Deputy Financial Secretary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Weeks after the ousting of one of two Deputy Financial Secretaries, Mr Wendell M. Gaskin, who has been relocated to a little office outside of the Ministry of Finance with his title but no power, the National Democratic Party (NDP) regime has approved the appointment of a new Deputy Financial Secretary.

September 26th, 2016
Governor must be bound by constitution – Hon Julian Fraser, RA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Opposition Leader Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) said if the Virgin Islands is to think about constitutional development, one of the changes is that the Governor must now be bound by the constitution.

September 26th, 2016
‘Like they all fraud’- Fisherman still waiting on NDP campaign promise

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Local fisherman and bush cutter, Mariano “Fed up” Farrington says he is frustrated waiting for an election promise of assistance for the acquisition of a fishing boat that would significantly improve not only his living conditions but that of the many young idle persons in the community.

September 26th, 2016
SUV ploughs into CrossFit Castaway Gym in Port Purcell

PORT PURCELL, Tortola, VI – The beginning of the new work week was ushered in with a ‎motor vehicle accident that resulted in the damage of a fence and building at Port Purcell, Tortola this morning, September 26, 2016.

September 25th, 2016
Brownsdon & Stoby win College Classic opener on VG

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- Some 37 runners, including two from Tortola, took to the start line for the opening race of the College Classic Series on Virgin Gorda on Saturday September 24, 2016.

September 25th, 2016
Kareem A. Durante aka Blocker gets 7 years prison sentence

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Less than a month after he was shot while at a social event on Beef Island, Kareem A. Durante aka Blocker was remanded to prison for firearm and ammunition possession charges and is now imprisoned at her Majesty's Prison in Balsam Ghut after being found guilty.

September 25th, 2016
Leslee J. Smith doubles as Bristol off to a Flyer in BBL

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Virgin Islander Leslee J. Smith and his new team, the Bristol Flyers, opened their 2016/17 British Basketball League season with a home win against their south west rivals, Plymouth Raiders, 85-80 on Saturday September 24, 2016.

September 25th, 2016
Independence not in best interest of VI- Conrad A. Maduro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While admitting that the buck stops at the feet of the Virgin Islanders, talk show host Mr Conrad A. Maduro said severing ties with the United Kingdom in his opinion will not be in the best interest of the people since, among others, the economy cannot sustain the independent move and the cost to maintain the territory would triple or quadruple more due to selfishness and greed of elected representatives.

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