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July 24th, 2015
Controversial CoP David Morris to leave post

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The hunt is on for a new Commissioner of Police since Mr David Morris is not renewing his contract as the top cop.

September 10th, 2014
‘Gov. William B. McCleary didn’t meet expectations’ – Hon Julian Fraser, RA

ROAD TOWN Tortola, VI - “It is obvious that the past Governor did not step up to the expectation of the people of this Territory,” stated Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party and Legislator in the House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands Honourable Julian Fraser, RA (R3).

August 2nd, 2014
William B. McCleary Out! John S. Duncan In! as VI Governor

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI - It was on August 1, 2014 that the United Kingdom appointed Governor of the Virgin Islands William B. McCleary departed the Overseas Territory after almost four years as a civil servant in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). His rank was Governor.

January 27th, 2014
UPDATE: VI Cancer Society Masquerade Gala rakes in over $20k

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – President of the VI Cancer Society, Ms Gloria Fahie, has confirmed with Virgin Islands News Online that they have chalked up in excess of $20,000 and still are collecting monies promised following the staging of one of their most successful events in its history on January 24, 2014.

January 12th, 2014
Lincoln A. Harrigan In! Keturah Crabbe Out!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Word just reaching our news room from our Team of Reporters from around the Virgin Islands is that businessman and former civil servant Lincoln Alex Harrigan was appointed to the powerful Public Service Commission (PSC). He has replaced another retired civil servant Keturah Crabbe whose appointment expired last year.

December 31st, 2013
Another Police Officer sues COP David Morris!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The instability in the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) under the Command of the United Kingdom national David Morris continues, while a spike in some crime appears to be the order of the day under his tenure.

December 20th, 2013
Foot at the head! On the job at HM Prison

BALSAM GHUT, Tortola, VI- The new Superintendent of Prisons, David Foot, a white United Kingdom National, has his foot in the door at the Virgin Islands’ only prison facility. He started his tenure on contract from this month.

October 17th, 2013
Speaker of 'Queen's English' Joshua S.J.S. Lawrence receives literacy award.

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Educator and Co-President of the BVI Reading Council (BVIRC), Ms H. Lynden Smith announced that the Council, in selecting recipients of the BVIRC International Literacy Day Award, is now accepting any student who has overcome whatever challenges they have and have succeeded in life.

October 9th, 2013
Local Charles L. Forbes Out! UK National David Foot in as Prison boss!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After days of investigation and speaking with Virgin Islands News Online’s many sources within the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government, this news site can confirm that Acting Superintendent of Prisons, Mr Charles L. Forbes, an indigenous Virgin Islander, has lost his job with Government.

October 8th, 2013
UPDATE: Hon. Fraser denounces another ‘uncouth’ action of NDP in HOA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – All set to represent the people of the Third District and the rest of the Territory, Honourable Julian Fraser, RA, was disappointed that the Questions and Answers segment was omitted from the Order Paper of the First Sitting of the Third Session of the Second House of Assembly (HOA) without notice.

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