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October 22nd, 2014
‘Respect your uniform’ – VISTS Students urged

BAUGHER’S BAY, Tortola, VI – The issue of students across the Territory especially those of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) showing scant regards for themselves and the schools they represent has been a growing challenge for the Ministry of Education, parents and the community as a whole.

October 22nd, 2014
‘I don’t have the power’ – Dr Marcia Potter to Hon Myron V. Walwyn

BAUGHER’S BAY, Tortola, VI – What may appear to be internal issues were attempted to be dealt with in clear public view and hearing in an exchange of words as it relates to in whose hands resides the power to promote Assistant Secretary Lorna Stephens as Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn led the call.

October 22nd, 2014
Soap Box Derby thrills & entertains!

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – The long awaited Soap Box Derby finally became a reality on Sunday October 19, 2014 with scores of attendees mostly families coming out to enjoy a fun-filled day of racing along the promenade of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) in Paraquita Bay.

October 21st, 2014
Students get free Ipads at tech. school re-opening

BAUGHER’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Earlier today October 21, 2014 the Virgin Islands School of Technical Studies (VISTS) re-opened its doors with much pomp and ceremony adding smiles to the faces of students as each of them were given free of cost a brand new IPad, compliments of the government of the Virgin Islands.

October 18th, 2014
EMCS Caribbean makes it possible for EAPS to go racing!

HUNTUM’S GHUT, Tortola, VI – The Enis Adams Primary School (EAPS) will be going all out for the win at the Soap Box Derby on Sunday October 19, 2014 as it makes its final preparations to race.

October 17th, 2014
Acceptance, Celebration, Reward & Inspiration equal success

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It was a day set aside for young women of the Virgin Islands (VI) school system to be inspired and motivated by those who were once their age and judging from their response and participation they were indeed motivated.

October 17th, 2014
'Victimization rampant in Prison!' – Inmate Shanoviah Thomas

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Without a prepared speech Shanoviah Thomas gave the harsh reality of prison life for a woman which also included her blasting prison officers for being the biggest culprits for stripping them of their human rights and heavily victimizing inmates without just cause.

October 15th, 2014
Tattooing & piercing a growing concern to employers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Professionals often times associate body art with criminal activity or psychiatric disturbance, based in part on some early descriptive studies some are still trying to make that case.

October 14th, 2014
2-time British Olympian conducting swimming course here

PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI - A British swimming expert and Olympic medalist is offering a swimming course through the BVI Swimming Foundation to teachers of the sport with a view to improving their skills and techniques and making them better in passing instructions to their young charges.

October 14th, 2014
Intl Anti-bullying song out! Kamau A. Georges adds Caribbean flavour

LOS ANGELES, California, USA – Virgin Islands artist Mr Kamau A. Georges has linked his voice and talent to the ‘I'm good’ anti-bullying campaign promotional song which is now a hit on the airwaves produced for the campaign called ‘Band together project’.

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