The U.S. Virgin Islands sent a delegation of swimmers between the ages of 11-17 and three officials to participate at the XXXII CARIFTA (Caribbean Free Trade Association) Aquatic Championship Games in Nassau, Bahamas.
Coast Guard rescue crews, a Good Samaritan vessel and the crew of the cruise ship Zenith rescued six men Monday during a search and rescue case involving three vessels in the waters between St. Thomas and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Ewart Henry, a 71-year-old Jamaican national, made his initial appearance Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller after being charged in a criminal complaint with illegal reentry, Acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett announced.
An order issued Wednesday by the V.I. Supreme Court brought the territory in line with 27 other U.S. jurisdictions in adopting the Uniform Bar Examination, allowing attorneys certified elsewhere to be admitted to the local bar without examination.
Police are investigating the shooting of a pet dog, named 'Pixie,' which lived with its owner in the Clifton Hill area. An unknown assailant shot the animal three times. Police consider the case first-degree animal abuse.