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May 9th, 2018
St Maarten hit & run victim Ryan L. Best undergoes 2 surgeries in US

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten- Scotiabank BVI Branch Manager Ryan L. Best, who suffered severe head trauma and was subsequently air dashed to the United States of America (USA) following a hit and run accident on Sint Maarten on April 28, 2018, has since undergone two surgeries and has been responsive.

June 14th, 2016
VG youth loses leg after struck by vehicle

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- A young man who was the victim of an accident about three weeks ago on the sister island of Virgin Gorda has lost a leg as a result and his family wants the alleged perpetrator to be brought to justice.

February 17th, 2016
Popular Jamaican DJ who resided in VI for years dies

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Information reaching Virgin Islands News Online is that a Jamaican man who lived on Tortola for several years, and was shot while in Jamaica over a year ago, has died following a second surgery to remove bullets lodged in his body.

August 12th, 2015
Jimmy Carter, former US president, reveals he has cancer

BBC NEWS

Former US President Jimmy Carter says recent liver surgery revealed that he has cancer and it has spread to other parts of his body.

July 8th, 2015
Doughmaker out for at least 3 months

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Championship horse owner Violet ‘Letty’ Hodge said history was made in the Virgin Islands when a successful equine surgery was performed on champion horse Doughmaker to remove a bone chip in one of its legs. As a result of the surgery, Doughmaker will be out of action for at least three months.

February 13th, 2014
Mother disappointed in gov’t as child gets successful eye surgery

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – After feeling helpless and left in distress for over a month after an injury damaged her child’s eye, Kascen Liburd is now breathing a sigh of relief following a successful surgery performed on her son.

April 28th, 2012
Accident update - Two students with broken legs, one broken hand, one broken nose

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Students are among patients at Peebles Hospital with one of them currently undergoing surgery for a broken leg following this morning’s April 26, 2012 accident on the Great Mountain Road.

April 18th, 2012
UPDATE: Hon. Maduro-Caines out of hospital

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Word reaching this news site from its team of reporters around the Virgin Islands is that Six District Representative Hon. Alvera Maduro-Caines has been released from Peebles Hospital following recent surgery.

March 15th, 2012
Omar W. Hodge undergoes surgery in Florida

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Former Minister for Natural Resources and Labour and representative for the 6th district Omar Wallace Hodge is reportedly recovering after surgery in Florida, USA.

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