The Virgin Islands National Guard marches on Veterans Day on St. Croix. Credit: Cenita Heywood
Members of the American Legion march in the Veterans Day parade Wednesday on St. Croix. Credit: Cenita Heywood
The Tuskegee Youth Aviation Club marches Wednesday on St. Croix. Credit: Cenita Heywood
Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter, Delegate Stacey Plaskett, Adjutant General of the V.I. National Guard Deborah Howell and Sen. Justin Harrigan lead the 2015 St. Thomas Veterans Day Parade. Credit: David Knight Jr.
Members of the V.I. National Guard parade down Norre Gade on St. Thomas for Veterans Day. Credit: David Knight Jr.
Reflections of the V.I. flag in the helmets of JROTC members at the St. Thomas Veterans Day Parade. Credit: David Knight Jr.
Members of the British Virgin Islands’ Royal Virgin Islands Police Force visit for St. Thomas’s Veterans Day Parade. Credit: David Knight Jr.
A reflection in an instrument at the St. Thomas Veterans Day Parade. Credit: David Knight Jr.
Marcelle Whitney and Doug Benton carry the American Legion banner on St. John Credit: Lynda Lohr.
Joe Mornini of Team River Runner and St. John resident Victor Johannson carry a banner in the Veterans Day parade Wednesday on St. John. Credit: Lynda Lohr
Gifft Hill School students march in the Veterans Day parade on Wednesday on St. John. Credit: Lynda Lohr
Jackie Clendenin holds the microphone for American Legion member Jerry Runyon as he reads “In Flanders Field” on Veterans Day on St. John. Credit: Lynda Lohr
There is a way in which outsiders can play a useful role. They can point out things that seem different, out of the ordinary. These are things that local people are so accustomed to that they seem normal.
In the midst of Saturday’s professional boxing card, Julian “The Hawk” Jackson’s camp took time between matches to honor the Boxing Hall of Famer with a replica of his first title belt, which was stolen after he won it in the late 1980s.
The Dukes of James Madison University opened their campaign in the Paradise Jam Summer Tour with victories over a par of Canadian college basketball teams – the Brock University Badgers and the Carelton Ravens.
Eclipse watchers on St. Thomas turned the University of the Virgin Islands soccer field into a place of wonder on Monday afternoon, as they gathered with students, and UVI scientists to share information about the event.
The historic roots of the Islamic Caribbean community were explored in a lecture given at the University of the Virgin Islands, the first in a three-part series hosted by the UVI Center for Spirituality and Professionalism.