The Moravian Church in Denmark and several Danish citizens have released a statement apologizing for the atrocities of slavery in the Virgin Islands, as its former territory marks one hundred years under the American flag. Denmark however has not apologized.
St. Croix elementary schools will be dismissed at 1 p.m. Tuesday March 28 for monthly job-embedded professional development for teachers. Junior high schools and high schools on St. Croix will have their turn Thursday March 30.
In celebration of the U.S. Virgin Islands centennial, advanced art students in public and private schools were challenged to design flags for a centennial exhibit at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts in Frederiksted.
Former police captain Enrique Saldana was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections Friday night, minutes after a jury found him guilty of killing his wife almost three years ago, according to the V.I. Department of Justice.