GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

Audio Galleries

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 
Currently:Click for Saint Croix, Virgin Islands Forecast

Source Picks

DOH to Host Zika Public Forums

In response to the rise in Zika cases in the territory and the recent discovery that Zika can be sexually transmitted by both men and women, the V.I. Department of Health (VIDOH) is sponsoring two Zika public forums, one in each district.

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-07-23 07:19:16
V.I.’s Julius Jackson Loses to Opponent Odom in Third Round

After dominating for two rounds Friday against opponent Jerry Odom, 340 Boxing champ Julius Jackson (19-2, 15 KOs) got caught with a right to the head that left him unable to continue, allowing Odom to win the bout by technical knockout 1:54 into the third round. 

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-07-23 00:46:43
Beach Advisory for July 18-22

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-07-22 23:08:05
Community - Schools — St. Croix
Markoe Elementary School Students Showcase Science Projects

 Students in the Afterschool Program and Saturday Academy at Claude O. Markoe Elementary School will showcase their work at a Science Projects Exhibit from 3-4:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 2.

Read entire articleApr 30 2013 - 3:59pm
UVI Honors Student Scholars With Academic Awards

 The University of the Virgin Islands celebrated its top students for 2012-2013 with the 49th annual presentation of Academic Awards on each campus in April.

Read entire articleApr 26 2013 - 12:23pm
Charles Crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands

 Murchtricia Charles was crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands 2013 - 2014 at the 33rd Annual Miss UVI Ambassadorial Competition held on Sunday, April 21.

Read entire articleApr 23 2013 - 3:04pm
UVI Bulletin Board for April

 Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleApr 10 2013 - 5:41am
UVI Bulletin Board for April

 Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleApr 2 2013 - 4:36pm
Friends of the Park Offers Scholarships

The Friends of V.I. National Park is offering one university scholarship to V.I. residents studying in fields related to marine biology or natural resource management and protection.

Read entire articleMar 26 2013 - 5:57pm
UVI Agricultural Experiment Station holds Grafting Workshop

Many interested gardeners and those with a green thumb attended a grafting fruit trees workshop Thursday at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix campus.

Read entire articleMar 21 2013 - 11:39pm
Kindergarten Registration Opens for School Year 2013-2014

 The St. Croix Office of Pupil Personnel Services will begin registering kindergarten students for school year 2013-2014 on Monday, March 18.

Read entire articleMar 16 2013 - 1:49am
UVI Bulletin Board for March and April

 Here's what is happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleMar 6 2013 - 12:00am
Current Version of GED Exam Set to Expire at End of 2013

 WTJX and GED Testing Centers encourage people to take the GED test before 2013 deadlines. The current version, known as the 2002 Series GED test, will be replaced with the new 2014 GED test on Jan. 2, 2014.

Read entire articleMar 5 2013 - 1:52pm