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Early Voting Extended Until 8 p.m. Today

Friday, Oct. 31, is the last day for early voting, and early voting hours have been extended to 8 p.m

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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."

 
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Best Beginnings Early Childhood Conference Brings Change

The 16th annual Best Beginnings Early Childhood Conference on St. Thomas showcased a new program style, two keynote speakers, and an emphasis on continuing education and teacher certification.

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2014-10-30 22:38:35
Jewels of the Virgin Isles – One Year Later

When I decided to bring this column to life on Nov. 1, 2013, it was to raise awareness about the incredible contributions that men and women from the U.S. Virgin Islands are making to American life and on an international scale.

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2014-10-30 22:33:41
DeJongh, Atlantic Basin Official, Sign Operating Agreement for Refinery

Gov. John deJongh Jr. and principals of Atlantic Basin Refining VI signed an operating agreement Wednesday that, once approved by the Legislature, will begin the process of restarting the oil refinery on St. Croix's south shore.

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2014-10-29 20:13:06
Deaths — St. Croix
Wayne Samuel Hawley Sr. Dies at 41

 

Wayne Samuel Hawley Sr., also known as "Snoop," of Estate Rattan died on Dec. 11. He was 41 years old.
     He is survived by his mother, Sarah Florence Greenaway; father, Samuel Emanuel Hawley; daughter, Aaliyah Hawley; son, Wayne Samuel Hawley Jr.; sisters-in-law: Louisa Wattley and Brenda Lee Watley; sisters: Carmen Wattley Johannes, Elsie Baker and Beverly Joseph; brothers: Elvis Wattley and Carl Wattley; nieces: Kadedra Baker, Kafira Baker, Shavonne Johannes, Krystal Wattley, Kristine Wattley, Ketisha Iles and Ashley Wattley; nephews: Alex Wattley, Anthony Wattley, Kenneth Baker and O'Dani Evans; aunts: Margaret Greenaway, Florence Greenaway and Ellen Greenaway; and uncles: Alfred Greenaway, Samuel Greenaway and Arthur Tuitt.
He is also survived by cousins: Sarah, Barbara and Gussy Harvey, Richie Dee, Thomas, Joelford, William, Roysted, Keith, Freddy, James, Dana, Kathleen, Tutah, Rajendra and Cryselle Greenaway, Karen, Kathlyn, Judy, Kathy-Ann Carol, Una and Thomas Kirnon, Suzan and Mabel Allen, Wilston and Theodora Edwards, Denisteen, Cyntia, Lauretta and Sandra White, Brenda, Jacqueline, Leah and Charlton Hobson, Christine Bryan, Joycelyn Snelling, Ellen Bryan, Fiona Allen and Marilyn Bryan-Jones, Roxann and Catherine Flavius Greenaway and Clifton Flavius, Lucretia, Kenneth, Carmen, Burlines, Collette and Debbie Liburd, Mahlik Griffin and Ajani David; special friends: Oretha and John Hughes, Lloyd and Tanya Gloudon, Philbert and Glendina Issac, Hartfield Carr, William Brown, Bradley Legair, David Brown and the Hovensa family, friends and co-workers; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
The family requests that those in attendance wear festive colors.
     There will be a viewing held at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 23, at Bethel Methodist Church. Interment will be at Kingshill Cemetery.
All arrangements are by James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.

 

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