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January 23rd, 2014
UPDATE: EE/LL sewage woes dominate coral reef meeting

EAST END/LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – “We have had lots of talks about sewage in all the groups here tonight, issues of sewage seems to really be a big thing,” said Ms. Sarah Young, team leader of a group of marine and social scientists conducting research in the Virgin Islands (VI) from the Newcastle University, United Kingdom.

January 22nd, 2014
UPDATE: Police encouraged by support in locating 12 year old girl

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Police are following several lines of inquiry in locating Siriena Tyrella Wharton who was reported missing since 12 December 2013.

January 22nd, 2014
BET producer grooms Top 7@7 finalists for March event

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Finalists of the Top 7 @ 7 were able to benefit this past weekend from the expertise of Producer/Music Manager with Black Entertainment Television (BET), Mr. Omar Grant when he visited the Territory in an advisory capacity.

January 21st, 2014
UPDATE: Senhouse found not guilty of assaulting officers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – While noting that no party appeared ‘snow white’ during the proceedings, Magistrate Dr. Velon John placed emphasis on the fact that the Crown did not bring enough evidence to prove its case of assault against Marlon Senhouse, 20, when he appeared before the court today, January 21, 2014.

January 21st, 2014
UPDATE: Festival cut gets mixed reaction from residents

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the word spread of the five days cut of the 2014 Emancipation Festival activities, several persons had mixed reactions and shared this with Virgin Islands News Online. Most, for the greater part, felt that the decision should have been made in consultation with community leaders and key stakeholders.

January 19th, 2014
'Bald headed' Minister attempting to intimidate opposition – Hon. Fahie

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Hon. Andrew A. Fahie has come out swinging against government detractors of his party, and in particular, an unnamed “bald headed minister”, who he alleged has attempted to bully and intimidate himself and other Members of the Opposition.

January 19th, 2014
Talks of a Medical School in VI takes footing again!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Ministry for Health and Social Development is actively advancing measures to bring a medical school in the Virgin Islands (VI) into fruition.

January 17th, 2014
This Week We Feature Young Professional Kevon S. Lettsome

By Cathy O. O. Richards

There is no doubt that there is a new breed of young politicians in the making and where ever that group can be found, you are sure to find our Young Professional for this Week, Mr. Kevon S. Lettsome.

January 16th, 2014
Carlene Davis promises a mixture of old & new in Perf. Art Series

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Renowned international recording gospel artiste, Carlene Davis-Cowan has promised a mixture of old and new flavour when she performs this Saturday, January 18, 2014 in the 19th Performing Arts Series of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College to be held in the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium.

January 14th, 2014
Medical Tourism will not be at the expense of locals – PS Petrona N. Davies

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Permanent Secretary in the Ministry for Health and Social Development Ms. Petrona N. Davis today has given the assurance that the touted Medical Tourism expansion programme will not be done at the expense of local patients.

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