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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.
 

 
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Habitual Offender Sentenced to Life for Rape of Minor

 V.I. Superior Court Judge James Carroll III sentenced Alan Archibald, 44, this week, to life imprisonment for raping and impregnating a minor, the V.I. Department of Justice announced Friday.

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2016-07-29 22:36:51
Man Shot and Killed in Estate Glynn

A man was shot and killed while sitting in his pickup truck in Estate Glynn, Thursday evening according to police. A 911 call came in around 8:14 p.m. and police were dispatched to Estate Glynn, by the Cockpit bar. Officers found a black male individual, later identified as 63-year old Ralph Skerrit, in the driver seat of his pick-up truck with multiple gunshots wounds to his upper body and several shell casings next to the truck. 

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2016-07-29 13:51:37
Beach Advisory for July 25-29

DPNR performed water quality analysis at 18 out of 35 designated beaches throughout the territory during the week of July 25-29, 2016.
Please note: Beaches in the St. Thomas-St. John District were not sampled this week.
 

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2016-07-29 13:10:08
Community — St. Croix
Captain Alexis Denis Dies

 Captain Alexis Denis died on June 25.

Read entire articleJul 2 2016 - 1:02pm
Dorothy Bramble Dies

 Dorothy Bramble of 554 Barren Spot, formerly of 130 Williams Delight, died on Saturday, June 11, at Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital.

Read entire articleJul 1 2016 - 3:12pm
Jah-Marie Damaris Tynisha Malone Dimmer Dies at 8 Years Old

 Jah-Marie Damaris Tynisha Malone Dimmer of John F. Kennedy Housing Community died on June 25. She was eight years old.

Read entire articleJul 1 2016 - 2:25pm
Elvita Veronica Toussaint Valerie Dies at 78

 Elvita Veronica Toussaint Valerie of Estate La Grande Princesse died on June 19. She was 78 years old.

Read entire articleJul 1 2016 - 2:20pm
Howard Lincoln Harvey

 Howard Lincoln Harvey, also known as “Cow,” of Catherine’s Rest died on June 23 he was 59 years old.

Read entire articleJun 27 2016 - 11:38pm
Esonica Veira, Miss Regal International USVI 2016, to Compete in Antiqua

Pageant veteran Esonica Veira will represent the U.S. Virgin Islands at the inaugural Miss Regal International, which will be held in Antigua in August, where she will compete against over 50 other delegates from around the world.

Read entire articleJun 24 2016 - 5:03pm
Diana Luz Cruz-Davis Dies

Diana Luz Cruz-Davis died on June 20.

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Vincent Alexander Webbe Dies

Vincent Alexander Webbe died on June 7.

Read entire articleJun 23 2016 - 11:32am
Lorne M. Davis Dies at 48

Lorne M. Davis, also known as “Shamboo/Azadi Tafari/Tefbo,” of Estate Sion Farm died on June 12. He was 48 years old.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 6:03pm
Lucio Mervenne Willie Elva Dies

Lucio Mervenne Willie Elva died on June 18.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 1:26pm