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September 24th, 2019
Public schools closed; Staggered closure to Public Service today

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Based on information from the 11:00pm weather update on September 23, 2019, Government is advising that only workers from essential services and critical government departments including Information Technology, waste management, public works and social care providers report for work on Tuesday, September 24, 2019.

May 12th, 2018
'We need to meet people where they are'- Dr Virginia O. Rubaine

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI- On May 10, 2018 the Western Branch of the BVI Diabetes Association held its first General Meeting of the year at the Seventh-day Adventist Youth Centre in Carrot Bay, under the theme Managing diabetes Psychologically and with Diet.

March 23rd, 2017
Williams displayed high level of depression prior to death- HMP source

BALSAM GHUT, Tortola, VI – Information from our sources in the Her Majesty’s Prison at Balsam Ghut is that Treh Williams was displaying a high level of depression hours before he was found hanging in his cell.

February 11th, 2017
Show sensitivity to the ‘challenged child’

Dickson Igwe

Is there a lack of sensitivity by Joe Public to the suffering caused by mental illness, especially among children and youth in the Virgin Islands?

December 21st, 2016
Kadia K. Turnbull gets attention of Miss World Organisation

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands (UK)’s representative to the 66th edition of the Miss World International Pageant which took place in Washington DC on December 18, 2016, Kadia K. Turnbull, has described her experience as an “awesome” one.

August 18th, 2015
UPDATE: Danny becomes first hurricane For 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Tropical Storm Danny has been upgraded to a hurricane.

March 27th, 2015
Germanwings crash: Co-pilot 'treated for depression'


The man suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings A320 plane in the French Alps required treatment for depression, German media say.

December 18th, 2013
Too much corruption, depression & death

By Alred C. Frett

As we journey through the last month of 2013 we need Truth for the Youth more than ever but I expect no overnight miracle - Leaders may chose to be more upset with me rather than change their ways in the Best Interests of the People… Nonetheless, it is no joke when I say Oppression causes Depression which increases Diabetes, Hypertension and various Cancers and Diseases.

November 18th, 2013
The Act of Oppression & Consequence of Depression = Slavery

Heroes & She-roes replaced by Empty Promises: Thanks – It has been a while and some have flattered me by saying the last article was so good that it drained me – Not really and with so much wrong happening to our youth, it’s impossible not to see their suffering and feel their pain - With the death of so many friends these past weeks have been very emotional but I’m still on ZROD & ZVCR, Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays.


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