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Inmate Sentenced for Contraband

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced Gregoire George on Friday to 34 months in prison for possession…

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Seaborne and JetBlue to Share Flights Across the Caribbean

Seaborne Airlines and JetBlue Airways, the largest carrier in San Juan, have finalized terms to begin what the industry calls a "codeshare marketing relationship."

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2015-05-26 22:37:27
Memorial Day: Brooklyn Woman Seeks Family of Fallen V.I. Soldier

It's been more than a decade since St. Croix native son Pfc. Jason N. Lynch died in combat in Iraq – June 18, 2004. But his sacrifice has continued to be felt, and not just on the tropical island where he grew up.

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2015-05-24 23:05:38
Man Charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm

Officers on foot patrol in downtown Christiansted early Saturday arrested 21-year-old Jahmel K. Galloway and charged him with on of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2015-05-23 20:26:24
Community — St. Croix
Gerald Wells Dies

Gerald Wells died on May 3.

Read entire articleMay 7 2015 - 3:32am
Horace Franklyn Griffith Dies

Horace Franklyn Griffith died on May 2.

Read entire articleMay 7 2015 - 1:24am
UVI Bulletin Board for May

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

Read entire articleMay 5 2015 - 3:24pm
V.I. Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Council Partners With J.A.M. Fund

May 2 marks the first anniversary of the murder of domestic violence victim and Virgin Islands native Jeanette A. Magras. In her memory, the Magras family and the Virgin Islands Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Council (DVSAC) have partnered to honor her life through the establishment of the J.A.M. Fund, which will provide child care costs for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault who are in transition to independence.

Read entire articleMay 3 2015 - 5:42pm
Cloyd D. Huggins Dies at 69

Cloyd D. Huggins died on Tuesday, April 21. He was 69 years old.

Read entire articleApr 30 2015 - 7:49pm
UVI Bulletin Board for May

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

Read entire articleApr 30 2015 - 6:06pm
Ian Festus Regis Dies

Ian Festus Regis died on March 3.

Read entire articleApr 30 2015 - 6:00pm
Hurricane Hunters ‘Roll Out’ to Prepare for Hurricane Season

For two years, the U.S. Air Force Reserve’s 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron Hurricane Hunters have seen less severe tropical weather than usual. Although the climate has been forgiving, the hurricane hunters will still arrive at the Henry Rohlsen International Airport on St. Croix, May 4, to set up their forward operating location for Hurricane Season operations. June 1 to Nov. 30.
 

Read entire articleApr 29 2015 - 10:35pm
Federico Fergus Dies at 87

Federico Fergus, also known as "Freddie," of Estate Whim died on Sunday, April 19. He was 87 years old.

Read entire articleApr 29 2015 - 5:47pm
Luis Enrique Benitez Jr. Dies

SSG Luis Enrique Benitez Jr. died on April 16.

Read entire articleApr 29 2015 - 5:08pm