Supervisor of Elections, Caroline F. Fawkes, has announced that in accordance with the Virgin Islands Code, officials elected to serve on the St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix Boards of Elections will be administered the oath of office by Magistrate Henry V. Carr III and Judge Harold W.L. Willocks at 9 a.m. on Jan. 3, 2017, at the Superior Courts of the Virgin Islands in both districts.
The Joint Boards of Elections will hold an organizational meeting at 11:30 a.m. on Jan. 23 in the St. Thomas Elections Office.
For more information, contact the Elections System offices: St. Thomas- 774-3107; St. Croix – 773-1021; St. John – 776-6535. Visit the Web site: www.vivote.gov.
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Senate Vice President Myron D. Jackson, chairperson of the Committee on Culture, Historic Preservation and Aging hosted a meeting in collaboration with the Committee on Sports, Parks and Recreation with representatives from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games on Friday at the Capitol Building. The purpose was to meet with visiting Japanese and Virgin Islands Olympic officials to consider the participation of the U.S. Virgin Islands in next year’s Tokyo Olympics, the Paralympic Games and the Olympic Town Host Program.
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