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VIHA to Close on Friday, March 6, for Staff Activities

Virgin Islands Housing Authority (VIHA) will close its central office on St. Thomas for Friday, March 6.

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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Smith Bay Community Group Urges Proactive Crime Fighting

The Smith Bay Community Action Foundation hoped to take the first steps towards ending area crime Thursday morning during a three-hour meeting with V.I. Police Commissioner Delroy Richards .

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2015-03-05 21:46:25
St. John Historical Society Releases List of Raffle Prizes, Auction Items for Fundraiser

The St. John Historical Society will host “A Look Backtime -- Historic Art Show and Sale” from 5:30-8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, in the Grand Ballroom of the St. John Weston.

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2015-03-05 12:44:29
Two St. Thomas Men Sentenced for Firearm Violations

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced 21-year-old Desi Henry, Jr. to 40 months in prison for possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number and 22-year-old Jibri Roberts to five months in prison for possession of a firearm within a school zone,

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2015-03-04 21:40:16
Deaths — St. Thomas
Billy Morris King Dies

 Billy Morris King died on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012.
He is survived by his father, Archibald O. Donadelle; sisters: Yvette Donadelle-Williams, Diane Hairston and Phyllis Lindqvist; brothers: Ronald Donadelle and Olando Donadelle Sr.; brothers-in-law: Fitzroy G. Williams Sr., Dominic Lindqvist and John Hairston; sister-in-law, Judy Donadelle; nieces: Patrece Donadelle-Thompson, Jolanda Donadelle-Rabsatt, Patrice Donadelle, Janee Lindqvist, Nyja Lindqvist-Brown, Dominique Lindqvist and Danielle Gibson; nephews: Olando Donadelle Jr., Beit Donadelle, Howell I. Matthews Jr., Daryl Q. Matthews, Fitzroy G. Williams Jr. and Evan Lindqvist; 13 great nieces; 13 great nephews; one great-great niece; uncle, John T. Williams; aunts: Evelyn Fredericks of Dallas, Texas, and Florine Tucker of St. Thomas; godmother, Sue Dyer of Maryland; and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
A memorial service is set for 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

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