ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- (Post Time: 1:20 A.M.) There were two main things patrons of the Follow the Movement (FTM) Top 7@7 ‘Who is Next?’ elimination round at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall last evening, December 6, 2013 were waiting for- to know who were the 7 finalists and the performance of US R&B star Melanie Fiona. Both seemed very pleasing to their ears.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Premier of the Virgin Islands Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith has extended condolences to the people of South Africa and the rest of the world on the death of former President Nelson Mandela.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Basketball Events Management (BVI) Ltd have taken over the organizing of the BVI Tropical Shoot Out NCAA Division One Tournament and confirmed that the event will take place as scheduled in the Multi Purpose Sports Complex on December 20-21, 2013.
BEEF ISLAND, VI – US R&B star Melanie Fiona, the feature artiste to hit the stage of the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall tonight December 6, 2013, told Virgin Islands News Online in an exclusive interview on her arrival in the territory that she is more keen on being an inspiration to the young artistes in the Top 7@7 ‘Who is next?’ competition.
By Cathy O. O. Richards
Dogs are indeed man’s best friend, whether it be a poodle, a German Shepherd or a pit-bull, which is a special breed of dog that is beginning to become a favourite among dog lovers, including here in the Virgin Islands. Pit-bulls do not exist in large numbers in the VI, according to one VIslander who you can safely say knows a mountain about pit-bulls and other pets. He is our young professional for this week, Mr Jarrel ‘Jay’ Rhymer.