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February 5th, 2019
Nagico supports local author; Donates books to HLSCC

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - In what was a two-fold gesture, Nagico Insurances donated a dozen of the recently launched book titled, “Nursing In The Virgin Islands: A Historical Perspective (1920-2017)” to the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC).

January 30th, 2019
Social Security Board can fund VI Scholarships - ‘Sheep’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Virgin Islands Party (VIP) At-Large Candidate for the 2019 General Elections, Mr Neville A. Smith aka ‘Sheep’ is defending comments he made regarding the funding of local academic scholarships by the Social Security Board.

January 29th, 2019
Mold force students out of Claudia Creque Ed Centre

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI - Word reaching our news centre from parents and teachers is that the preschool section of the Claudia Creque Educational Centre (CCEC) had to evacuate because of mold, sometime last week.

January 24th, 2019
VI Gov’t responds to one man protest; commits to assisting ailing educator

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Following the one-day protest on Monday January 20, 2019, the government of the Virgin Island (VI) has made moves to charter a local aircraft to convey Mr Gordon Callender, to Trinidad and Tobago.

January 20th, 2019
‘Read to Heal programme’ off to a successful start

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Students of the Joyce Samuel Primary School, were on Tuesday, January 14, 2019, treated to readings from The Irma Diaries by local author Angela Burnett Penn.

January 18th, 2019
VIP’s Sharie B. deCastro pushes economic reform through education

MARIA’S BY THE SEA, Road Town, Tortola, VI - Educator & Businesswoman, Ms Sharie B. deCastro is proposing an economic strategy with an emphasis on education and development of human resources in her quest to bring economic reform to the Virgin Islands (VI) under the Virgin Islands Party (VIP).

January 2nd, 2019
2 years, 7 months later still no Public Library in Road Town

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – After years of failed projects costing taxpayers millions of dollars, the National Democratic Party (NDP) is yet to fund a Public Library in Road Town, Tortola.

January 2nd, 2019
No official Principal; ESHS Students back in Old Clarence Thomas Building

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Students at the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) resumed the January 2019 school term back into the crammed and deplorable conditions of the Old Clarence Thomas Building in Pasea Estate after many promises from the Minister for Education and Culture, Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL), that never came to past.

December 17th, 2018
AG stands 100% by Wall report; Calls Walwyn dangerous!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - In a bombshell press release issued this afternoon, Monday, December 17, 2018, by the Auditor General (AG), Ms Sonia M. Webster, she sought to defend her office and the report on the small wall around the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS), by standing 100% behind the findings.

December 14th, 2018
Flood Awareness Poster Competition Winners Announced

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Grade 3 student Niomi Caines of the St. Georges Primary School and Akeela McMaster, a Grade 9 student of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) are the first place winners of the Ministry of Communications and Works’ Flood Awareness competition.

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