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Governor Set to Give State of the Territory Address on Monday

Gov. Kenneth Mapp will deliver his inaugural state of the territory address at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26.

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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Virtue of the Week: Purposefulness

Being purposeful is having a clear focus. Begin with a vision for what you want to accomplish and concentrate on your goal. Do one thing at a time, without scattering your energies.

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2015-01-25 12:59:10
St. Patrick’s School PTA Holds Quadrille Dance

St. Patrick’s School PTA will hold its first Quadrille Dance, featuring Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights, with Curtis Williams as the caller.

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2015-01-22 21:21:00
Attorney Douglas Sprotte Responds

Senior prosecutor Douglas Sprotte responds to rumors relative to his resignation.

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2015-01-22 16:12:34
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Mildred Veronica Williams Dies in New York City

Mildred Veronica Williams, known to many as Millie, a long-time resident of D.H. Jackson Terrace “Red Brick,” died on Thursday, Jan. 15, at the Harlem Hospital in New York City.

Read entire articleJan 23 2015 - 3:15pm
Jose Luis Parrilla Dies at 38

Jose Luis Parrilla, also known as "DJ Luis” or “Uyuyuey," of Estate Profit died on Thursday, Jan. 8. He was 38 years old.

Read entire articleJan 16 2015 - 7:54pm
Henry W. M. Willock Sr. Dies at 70

Henry W. M. Willock Sr. of Estate Peter's Rest died on Jan. 8. He was 70 years old.

Read entire articleJan 16 2015 - 7:45pm
Martha Janssen Garrison Dies in North Carolina

Martha Janssen Garrison died on Dec. 7 at her home in North Carolina at the age of 99. She was born in Grand Rapids, Mich. On Sept. 11, 1915, and grew up in Chicago, Ill. from the age of six.

Read entire articleJan 14 2015 - 5:57pm
Parent University, CHS Mourn Death of Yvette Andrews

St. Croix Parent University (PU) family in particular and the school district in general are mourning the passing of Yvette Andrews, a graduate and ardent supporter of PU, who was a beloved four-year employee at St. Croix Central High School.

Read entire articleJan 13 2015 - 9:32pm
John Jordon Dies at 64

John Jordon, also known as "Steve," of Estate Calquohoun died on Jan. 6. He was 64 years old.

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Shawn Alexis Henry Dies at 34

Shawn Alexis Henry died on Jan. 12. He was 34 years old.

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Georgina Belinda Gumbs

Georgina Belinda Gumbs of Estate Whim died on Jan. 4 at her residence. She was 71 years old.

Read entire articleJan 9 2015 - 9:22pm
Norman Alphonso Edwards Sr. Dies at 86

Norman Alphonso Edwards Sr., also known as "Glue," of Estate Concordia died on Dec. 28, at Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center. He was 86 years old.

Read entire articleJan 9 2015 - 9:17pm
Winston Wilson Garcia Jr. Dies at 25

Winston Wilson Garcia Jr. of Louis Brown Apartments died on Dec. 23, 2014. He was 25 years old.

Read entire articleJan 9 2015 - 3:31pm