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DOH Seeks Pregnant Women for Zika Focus Group

The V.I. Department of Health (DOH) is seeking pregnant women to be participants in a discussion of the Zika Virus.…

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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.

 
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Students to Display Skills at CTEC Fair and Open House

St. Croix Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) will host the 19th Annual Career Fair and Open House on Thursday, Dec. 8. This year’s theme is “Career and Technical Education - Moving St Croix Forward.”

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2016-12-05 20:31:42
JFL to Host Town Hall for Hispanic Community on Hospital Updates

The management of the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center (JFL) invites the public to a town hall for an informal discussion about JFL. The community will get the opportunity to meet JFL’s executive team, hear updates about improvements to the St. Croix hospital and receive answers to any concerns held regarding JFL.

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2016-12-05 12:47:12
Virtue of the Week: Tolerance

Being tolerant is accepting differences. You don't expect others to think, look, speak or act just like you. You are free of prejudice, knowing that all people have feelings, needs, hopes and dreams. 

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2016-12-04 18:49:46
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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