ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police moments ago confirmed that of the nine persons taken into custody as a result of a Police Operation involving the execution of a number of search warrants at various addresses in Tortola yesterday morning October 24, 2014, six were formally charged; four with firearms related offences.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – District Governor of Lions International for the zone 60 B Lion Isaac C. Solomon MJF (Melvin Jones Fellow) visited the Territory earlier this week to conduct an audit of Lions and Leo Clubs here in the Virgin Islands and to ensure that their operations are in line with expectations.
By Dickson Igwe
Edgar Leonard is a popular opinion contributor in the Virgin Islands. Leonard is a bright mind. He is an analytical type. His opinion pieces on economics, and how the management of scarce resources can affect the community for better or worse are required reading for all with a stake in the territory.
GUANA ISLAND, VI – “I think this is interesting and I don’t know that these kids know how to appreciate it.” Legislator and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party Honourable Julian Fraser, RA (R3) uttered those words on Thursday afternoon October 23, 2014 while on a science field trip with students of the Ebenezer Thomas Primary School which is located in Sea Cow’s Bay, Tortola.
DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Both Da 3rd and the Knights grabbed the early advantage in the Divisional Championships of the Honourable Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League on Friday October 24, 2014, with wins over the Bayside Blazers and Ruff House respectively.
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi says the country is facing a threat to its existence from jihadists after the military suffered the biggest loss of life in decades in attacks in Sinai.