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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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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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St. Croix Golf Association to Host Eastern Caribbean Championships

For the first time in over a decade, the St. Croix Golf Association (ECGA) will host eight countries for the Eastern Caribbean Golf Association Championships at Carambola Golf Club.

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2016-09-26 13:22:14
Virtue of the Week: Gentleness

Gentleness is acting and speaking in a way which is considerate and kind to others. Gentleness is moving wisely, touching softly, holding carefully, speaking quietly and thinking kindly. 

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2016-09-25 11:26:18
Crazy Woman’s Guide to Health: Zika!

The blood that shot to my eyes a week ago, an immune reaction to the Zika virus, is almost gone, and the aches and pains getting out of bed Saturday morning seemed to be related more to age than Zika. 

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2016-09-24 22:20:37
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Brief: Police Seek Information About Missing Man

July 18, 2008 -- Residents with information on the whereabouts of 27-year-old Tafari Fawkes -- reported missing earlier this week by his family -- are asked to contact police on St. Croix at 778-2211.
Fawkes is six feet tall and weighs 200 pounds, according to a V.I. Police Department news release. He frequents the Williams Delight and Walter I.M. Hodge Pavilion housing communities and has two tattoos: one on his upper right arm that says "Lil Duce," and another on his lower right arm that says "Outlaw."
Flyers have already been sent out to key locations around the island, and all law enforcement agencies are on the lookout for Fawkes, the release said.
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