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December 19th, 2014
UPDATE: Kenyatta Boynes charged in Prentice's murder probe!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – One of the males who had been detained following continued investigation into the murder of Paul Prentice has been charged, said the Royal Virgin Islands Police in a press release moments ago today December 19, 2014.

December 19th, 2014
‘Healthcare in the VI should be free!’ – Edmund G. Maduro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Radio show host Edmund G. Maduro has denounced what he said were plans to raise fees at the Peebles Hospital and believes that like Cuba, provision of healthcare and medical services in the Virgin Islands should be absolutely free.

December 19th, 2014
This Week We Feature Young Professional Alton A. Bertie

By: Cathy O. O. Richards

He had made a career in the music industry and today at the still youthful age of 31 years our Young Professional for the Week Mr Alton A. Bertie is musical director, keyboardist, guitarist, saxophonist, studio engineer, producer and most recently the sample technician for the international soca artist in Trinidad and Tobago Shurwayne Winchester.

December 19th, 2014
VG Mom of 6 Shevon A. Findlay is Mrs BVI 2014

WICKHAM’S CAY II, Tortola, VI – After being dormant for some 14 years the Mrs British Virgin Islands Lifestyle Challenge has returned with a bang and has seen Virgin Gorda mother of six children, Shevon A. Findlay being crowned the winner to take on the challenge for the next year.

December 19th, 2014
Long Jumper Malone to be honoured

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Central American and Caribbean Games (CAC) Long Jump Gold Medal winner, Virgin Islander Chantel Malone will be honoured today, Friday December 19, 2014, with a Motorcade and also a Ceremony of recognition for her achievement at the Administration Complex.

December 18th, 2014
Yet another Ports Project accident with collision of 2 barges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Cruise Pier work site has experienced yet another mishap which is likely to cause further delays to the multimillion dollar project already behind schedule. This time, it was a collision between two barges which took place today December 18, 2014.

December 18th, 2014
Elihu Rhymer rushed to Peebles Hospital

BUTU MOUNTAIN, Tortola, VI - (Post Time 2:00PM) - Word just in indicates that Mr Elihu Rhymer was rushed to the Peebles Hospital after the vehicle he was in toppled off the hill side while on Butu Mountain less than an hour ago today December 18, 2014.

December 18th, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: CIO Ag. Ian B. Penn to reform Imm. Dept.

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – In his efforts to reform the Immigration Department, new acting Chief Immigration Officer (CIO) Mr Ian B. Penn said that it is vital that the Department becomes a place people would not shy away from and that his Officers make a good first impression on customers, given the important role it plays in tourism.

December 18th, 2014
‘God has been good to us’ – Hon Julian Fraser RA

SEA COW’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) and Representative for the Third District Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) in a message to the Territory for the Christmas said that there is a lot to be thankful for as the Virgin Islands have been and continue to be blessed by the Almighty.

December 18th, 2014
‘VG Health Facility to start early 2015’ – Hon Ronnie W. Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - “In the coming weeks Cabinet will decide and we will announce the contractor selected to construct the new Nurse Iris O’Neal medical facility in Virgin Gorda (VG) and work will begin early in the new year,” said Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton yesterday December 17, 2014.

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