The tournament will begin on Friday, Jan. 18, in the Ivanna Eudora Kean High School (IEKHS) gymnasium and will conclude on Monday, Jan. 21, with back-to-back playoff games to determine tournament winners.
Governor's first cabinet choices include Joseph Boschulte at Tourism, Kirk Callwood at Finance, Nelson Petty at Public Works, Gary Malloy at Labor and Justa Encarnac at Health.
Caribbean Community Theater will open its 34th season Friday with a one-weekend production of "The Mountaintop," a two-person re-imagination of Martin Luther King Jr. on the night before he died. "The Mountaintop" will be performed at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday..
St. Croix artist Danica David has released a new book, “Creative Callaloo,” which celebrates Crucian culture in words and art. “I poured my heart and soul into this book” David said. She designed “Creative Callaloo” from cover to cover.
“WAPA’s disconnection procedures for non-payment has resumed and customers are urged to either make payment on their account or visit a customer service office to resolve any outstanding issues regarding their bill,” said CEO Lawrence J. Kupfer.
A quick swearing-in ceremony at Emancipation Garden was followed Monday by the official organization of the 33rd Legislature and the passing of the gavel from former Senator Myron Jackson to new Senate President Kenneth Gittens, who said that both sides of the aisle would work together regardless of differences in opinion.
Austin Nibbs, administrator for the Government Employee Retirement System, told the Board of Trustees Monday he is no longer pessimistic about the future of the retirement system, which is predicted to fail as early as 2023.
Maricela Grove tells her story as U.S. Army chief warrant officer five with St. Croix as the foundation of her life experiences. At a job interview at the Hess Oil Refinery, she was told she needed life experiences to get hired. So she joined the Army, and got a lifetime of experiences.
Congressional Delegate Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Puerto Rico's Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez Colon (R-P.R) plan to introduce a joint letter to the Trump White House opposing any attempt to strip storm-recovery money from the Army Corps of Engineers to fund President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.
Three men were treated Monday morning at Schneider Regional Medical Center for injuries received when they were shot near Emerald Hill in the Smith Bay area.