Carlos A. Torres died on May 8.
Velda Hendricks, Future Farmers of America adviser and agriculture teacher at Arthur A. Richards Junior High School, applied for and was awarded an FFA grant for $2,500 to start a poultry farm.
Thirty students at John Woodson Jr. High School displayed a wide variety of handcrafted projects Friday for the school’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Fair.
University of the Virgin Islands alumni and friends are being asked to once again lend support to the annual UVI telephone fundraising drive to support academic scholarships for students in need. This year’s telephone fundraising is unique as it is campus-based and is the first student-run call center.
The University of the Virgin Islands will award nearly 300 degrees at the 52nd annual Commencement Ceremonies on May 12 and 13, on the St. Thomas Campus and the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, respectively.
Lucien Downes is a budding artist who recently moved back to St. Croix to make his mark in the creative arts and to build momentum for his home to become a “hub for the art world.”
Andretia Rosado died on April 30.
Maria Felix Mercado died on April 29.
Yolette Yolanda Douglas died on April 30.
Eleanor Hodge died on April 18.