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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.
Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.
With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."
Police Commissioner Rodney Querrard calls the April 11 homicide in Anna's Retreat a retaliation crime, and says everyone in the community must do their part to stem the violence.
Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory on Tuesday, March 25, issued a statement updating the community on progress in reopening St. Cropix Central High School and urging parents to keep their students focused on academics.
Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory on Wednesday, March 19, discusses contingency plans for St. Croix Central High School. The campus has been closed due to the sporadic outbreak of an odor which has caused some students and faculty to report symptoms including dizziness and nausea.
Unknown people are calling people all over the world and claiming to be the V.I. Police Department, demanding money or they will be prosectued for crimes they didn't commit, even if they have never been in the territory.
Police Commissioner Rodney Querrard Sr. says the department will pursue investigations on the firing of guns to celebrate New Years Eve, and says police are working with federal agencies to curb the influx og guns in the territory.
In a year end message to the community, V.I. Police Commissioner Rodney Querrard urged Virgin Islanders to forgo marking the new year with a barrage of gunfire and warning that the police will be attempting to monitor and enforce it.