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GERS Announces Upcoming Election of Retirees to Board

Government retirees are advised that in accordance with the Reform Act of 2005, the Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) will…

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Wave Paver Top Boat, Davis Top Angler in July Open Billfish Tournament

The team aboard Wave Paver made the most of every bite to capture the Top Boat title in the 52nd annual July Open Billfish Tournament. The boat's owner captured the Give Him Line award.

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2015-07-31 01:02:38
Ranchers Low on Water and Feed in Drought Conditions

To the dismay of farmers and ranchers whose livestock and crops are suffering and even dying, forecasters say the heat and drought suffocating the region could continue for several more months.

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2015-07-30 23:51:56
V.I. Special Olympians Strike Gold in Los Angeles

Halfway through the Special Olympics World Games, the team from the U.S. Virgin Islands has already captured 31 medals, including nine gold medals, according to the World Games website.

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2015-07-30 23:31:32
News - Police — St. Thomas
Heywood Charged with Firearm Offenses

Achille Heywood, 32, made his initial appearance Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller after being charged with a variety of firearms offenses, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.

Read entire articleJul 21 2015 - 11:55pm
Police Announce Five Incidents, Arrests on St. Thomas

The Virgin islands Police Department reported five incidents and arrests on St. Thomas since Thursday.

Read entire articleJul 20 2015 - 11:28pm
VIPD Reports Four Arrests on St. Thomas

The Virgin Islands Police Department reported four arrests in separate incidents dating back to Thursday.

Read entire articleJul 14 2015 - 9:58pm
Police Report Three Arrests Last Weekend

Three men – Ken Berry, Ralph Albion Gumbs Jr. and Phillip K. Bernier – were arrested over the weekend on St. Thomas, V.I. Police Department reported Monday.

Read entire articleJun 29 2015 - 10:49pm
Convicted Felon Charged with Possession of Firearm

Dwayne Fahie, 26, made his initial appearance in District Court on Thursday after his arrest and charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleJun 25 2015 - 10:02pm
Homicides 2015

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.

Read entire articleJun 25 2015 - 10:30am
Police Charge Man with Unlicensed Firearm Possession

Michael “Rambo” Lewis of Water Bay was arrested Wednesday on St. Thomas and charged with three counts of possession of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleJun 24 2015 - 11:53pm
Police Report Five Arrests on St. Thomas

The V.I. Police Department on Thursday reported on five arrest from earlier in the week with charges ranging from burglary and assault to DUI and domestic violence.

Read entire articleJun 18 2015 - 9:43pm
Firearm Conviction Earns Man 22-Month Sentence

Jace R. Clendinen was sentenced Tuesday to 22 months in prison and three years of supervised release after being convicted of possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number.

Read entire articleMay 27 2015 - 10:57pm
St. Thomas Man Arrested on Warrant from December Robbery

Police on Tuesday arrested Caheem Ajane Johnson, 19, on a warrant issued by Magistrate Henry Carr in conjunction with a robbery incident that occurred on Dec. 15.

Read entire articleMay 21 2015 - 11:19pm