The U.S. Virgin Islands sent a delegation of swimmers between the ages of 11-17 and three officials to participate at the XXXII CARIFTA (Caribbean Free Trade Association) Aquatic Championship Games in Nassau, Bahamas.
The Antilles Sailing Team will be moving on to yet another national competition next month after taking second place in the prestigious Southern Atlantic Interscholastic Sailing Association's Mallory Fleet Race Qualifiers.
Juan DeDios, the 17-year-old suspect who died during the shootout with police March 25 at the McDonald's restaurant in Lockhart Garden, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the V.I. Police Department reported Monday.
Coast Guard rescue crews, a Good Samaritan vessel and the crew of the cruise ship Zenith rescued six men Monday during a search and rescue case involving three vessels in the waters between St. Thomas and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
An order issued Wednesday by the V.I. Supreme Court brought the territory in line with 27 other U.S. jurisdictions in adopting the Uniform Bar Examination, allowing attorneys certified elsewhere to be admitted to the local bar without examination.
Students from all over St. Thomas, close to 300 students and chaperones from sister-island St. Croix, all four V.I. high school bands and athletes from Tortola will all be part of the 65th Annual Carnival Children’s Parade on Friday.