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VING Members Represent at 2020 Biathlon in Minnesota

Members of the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) competed in this year’s Central and Eastern Region Biathlon competition at Camp Ripley, Little Falls, Minn., on Jan. 16-17.

VING to Promote Air Guard Officer Mathurin-Lee to Colonel

Lt. Col. Glenda Mathurin-Lee is the first local Virgin Islander to earn the rank of colonel in the Virgin Islands Air National Guard.

VING Holds a Day of Fellowship and Celebration

The Virgin Islands National Guard held its annual family meals on St. Thomas and St. Croix, Dec. 7 and Dec. 8, respectively.

National Guard Association of U.S. Awards Eagle Rising Award to VING Warrant Officer

Charles was recognized for her outstanding service and contributions while serving as a member of the Virgin Islands National Guard Association's Membership Committee.

Macedon Makes VING History as First Female Chief Warrant Officer 4

On Monday, Nov. 25, Chief Warrant Officer 3 Avanel O. Macedon made Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) history as the first female to ever hold the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 4.

Secretary of the Army Appoints V.I. Resident New Civilian Aide

Secretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy selected former Virgin Islands National Guard member Beresford F. Edwards as the new civilian aide to the...

VA Seeks Vets to Join Softball Team, Meetings Scheduled

The Virgin Islands Office of Veterans Affairs (VA) will be sponsoring a softball team in the 2020 Governmental and Industrial Co-Ed Slow-pitch Softball League on St. Croix and St. Thomas.

VING’s 661st MP Company Deploying to Middle East

A Yellow Ribbon Ceremony took place on St. Thomas on Monday, and troops on St. Croix will have a “Yellow Ribbon Ceremony” on Friday, Oct. 18.

VA Plans Virgin Islands Veterans Appreciation Day Events

The Virgin Islands Office of Veterans Affairs (VA) invites the territory’s veterans to an afternoon of fun in their respective districts as a part of its 2nd annual Virgin Islands Veterans Appreciation Day.

National Guard Association Gives Lt. Col. B. Edwards the Patrick Henry Award

Lt. Col. Beresford Edwards recently attended the 141st National Guard Association of the United States Conference held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver where he received the award on Sunday, Sept. 1.





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