The Thomas-St. John District Board of Elections will swear into office Harriet Mercer and Robert Max Schanfarber, who will be serving out the remainder of the terms of former board members Carla Joseph and Diane Magras. Joseph and Magras both recently resigned.
The swearing in will be held at 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 6, at the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands on St. Thomas. Hon. Presiding Judge Michael C. Dunston will do the swearing in.
If there are any additional questions or concerns, contact Supervisor of Elections Caroline F. Fawkes.
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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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