September 20, 2017 10:53 am Last modified: 4:47 am

Miscellaneous

VA Caribbean Healthcare System Is Prepared for Hurricane Maria

Due to anticipated severe weather associated with the storm, the operating status of the VA Caribbean Healthcare System has been modified.
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Amateur Radio Club HAM Operators Support Irma Response

Amateur Radio Operators located at the Virgin Islands Territory Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) are utilizing the 60M Radio Band/CH2 (5346.5 USB) to coordinate emergency communications in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
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Rotary Club Delivers Message to Jamaicans in the Virgin Islands

Rotary Club of St. Croix received a request from Carol Phillips, the past president of the Rotary Club of Liamuiga on St. Kitts.
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VING Opens St. Croix Family Assistance Center

As an aid to military members and their families affected by Hurricane Irma in the Virgin Islands, the V.I. National Guard (VING) Family Assistance Center (FAC) opens on St. Croix on Thursday, Sept. 14.
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VA Caribbean Healthcare System Prepared for Aftermath of Hurricane Irma; Details Released

If a veteran has a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest open emergency room for care. For non-emergency health-related questions, please contact Telephone care at 1-877-737-8820.
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CDC Gives Safety Tips for After Hurricanes, Flooding

Hurricanes can cause dangerous and destructive high winds, flooding, heavy rain and storm surges. The following points can keep a family safe after a hurricane has made landfall, according to the Center for Disease Control.
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Project Promise Caterpillars Help Local Family in Need

Grandmother Faybelle Forde said, “I really wasn’t expecting this valued contribution. The grandchildren are all excited and happy for everything, and I must let you all know this will not go unrewarded. I pray that the Father above will bless all of you in everything you do.”
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U.S. Senate Confirms Deborah Howell to Be Brigadier General

The United States Senate has confirmed Deborah Howell to be the Regular Army rank of brigadier general.
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DOE Asks Public to Report Misuse of Federal Education Funds

The Virgin Islands Department of Education encourages all to report fraud by calling the following hotlines.
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V.I. Energy Office to Host Energy Efficiency Training for Government, Commercial Buildings Industry Professionals

The Virgin Islands Energy Office will host a series of two-day energy conservation, operations and maintenance training for government and building industry professionals in each district.
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