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VIEDA Holds Public Hearing, Governing Board Decision Meeting

The V.I. Economic Development Authority will hold a hearing for the Economic Development Commission (EDC) at 9 a.m. on Friday,…

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Education Releases Final 2014-2015 School Calendar

Gov. John P. deJongh Jr. signed the 2014-2015 school calendar on Tuesday, July 22, and it was officially released by the Department of Education. According to the calendar, opening and closing dates for school are Sept. 2, 2014 and June 19, 2015.

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2014-07-22 21:48:12
St. Croix Man Shot, Killed While Driving

 St. Croix resident Eddie Harriett Jr., age 19, died from shots fired while driving a vehicle on the Queen Mary Highway near the Estate Lower Love Service Station at about 3:20 p.m. July 21, according to the police.

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2014-07-22 14:39:42
V.I. Little League Team Defeats Cayman Islands and Puerto Rico in the Bahamas

The Virgin Islands Major Little League team defeated Cayman Islands on Saturday and Puerto Rico on Sunday in the 2014 Latin American Regional Major Little League tournament in Freeport, Bahamas.

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2014-07-22 00:02:01
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V.I. Little League Team Defeats Cayman Islands and Puerto Rico in the Bahamas

The Virgin Islands Major Little League team defeated Cayman Islands on Saturday and Puerto Rico on Sunday in the 2014 Latin American Regional Major Little League tournament in Freeport, Bahamas.

Read entire articleJul 22 2014 - 12:02am
V.I. Track and Field Federation Coaches Enroll in International Course

A group of Virgin Islands track and field coaches have enrolled in one of the IAAF (International Association of Athletic Federation) Coaches Education Certification courses hosted by the V.I. Track and Field Federation (VITFF) at Ivana Eudora Kean High School on St. Thomas.

Read entire articleJul 17 2014 - 1:19pm
Virgin Islands Senior Little League Team Defeats Columbia

The V.I. Senior Little League team defeated Columbia on Tuesday in their final round robin game in the 2014 Latin American Regional Senior Little League tournament in Panama City, Panama.

Read entire articleJul 16 2014 - 11:50pm
USVI Women's Team Claims CBC Bronze

A 65-52 win over Trinid and and Tobago recently helped the USVI Women's team earn the Caribbean Basketball Confederation championships bronze medal.

Read entire articleJul 16 2014 - 11:24pm
USVI Loses Semifinals, Goes for CBC Bronze

After making it to the semifinals Friday, USVI's women narrowly lost in the final round to Jamaica during the Caribbean Basketball Conference championships in Tortola.

Read entire articleJul 13 2014 - 12:31am
USVI Women's Team Moves to CBC Semifinals

Despite a 65-61 loss Thursday against the Dominican Republic, the USVI women's team will still be moving to the semifinals of the Caribbean Basketball Conference tournament in Tortola.

Read entire articleJul 12 2014 - 12:35am
Indigo Wins Top Boat, Abud Top Angler in Billfish Tourney

A blue marlin released within minutes of lines-out earned the team aboard Indigo the Top Boat prize in the 51st July Open Billfish Tournament that opened Wednesday and ended Friday with a razor-thin finish.

Read entire articleJul 12 2014 - 12:30am
Indigo Maintains Lead in Billfish Tournament

The excitement picked up as the bites increased Thursday during the second day of fishing in the 51st July Open Billfish Tournament, with the team aboard Indigo maintaining its lead.

Read entire articleJul 11 2014 - 1:08am
Indigo Leads First Day of Billfish Tourney

Indigo was in the lead, followed by Reel Passion second and Wave Paver third, after the first day's action in the 51st July Open Billfish Tournament.

Read entire articleJul 10 2014 - 11:00am
USVI Soccer Association Offers Beach Soccer Course

In an effort to develop beach soccer, the USVI Soccer Association will host a CONCACAF sponsored Beach Soccer Course and Festival/Tournament on July 24-27 on St. Croix. It is open to both regions and each club is encouraged to send representatives.

Read entire articleJul 8 2014 - 4:05pm