The Virgin Islands National Guard Association (VINGA) presented a $1,000 scholarship award to Trey Francis in July at Estate Bethlehem, St. Croix.
The unit spent approximately nine and a half months on a mission to support Operation Spartan Shield (Enduring Freedom). Their mission was at Camp As Sayliyah in Qatar.
He has served in numerous overseas locations including Germany (4x), Iraq (3x) and Haiti.
This 2nd round of COVID-19 testing will be conducted at the VA Clinic locations on St. Croix and St. Thomas. Testing will take place two days a week for the next four weeks beginning on Monday, Aug. 31.
The signing of these reports for the Savan Gut Phase II and Turpentine Run projects marks a crucial milestone and progresses the proposed projects to Congress.
VING assisted with distributing the U.S. Department of Agriculture Farmers to Families Food Boxes at the Lionel Roberts Stadium on St. Thomas, Aug. 14.
The unit was scheduled to attend a 21-day overseas deployment training in Hohenfels, Germany, which has been postponed due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) personnel are busy screening passengers at both of the territory’s airports.
In a small ceremony held Saturday, July 18, at Ivanna Eudora Kean High School, Todman was joined by Adjutant Gen. Kodjo Knox-Limbacker, his wife Julie Todman, family, friends and his former unit, the 631st Engineer Detachment.
Temperature checks at the airports will be performed by the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) at checkpoints on the airport operations access ramp before travelers are allowed entry into the terminal.