St. Croix News
Rum festival organizer George Moore FREDERIKSTED – The first Annual St. Croix Rum Festival “Flavor of Rum” kicks off this spring with cooking competitions, fashion shows, rum tasting and sightseeing tours, organizers said. The festival, which celebrates the historical ties between rum-making and the Big Island, will be held at
Linval Joseph of St. Croix MINNEAPOLIS — Even after the tide-turning busted play, the here-we-go-again fumble from their star player and the go-ahead field goal by the Seattle Seahawks, the Vikings were still in position Sunday to stun the reigning NFC champions and
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three people were shot and two people killed when a St. Thomas nightclub morphed into a shooting gallery in the early morning hours today. Police responded to the Eclipse Lounge in the Vitraco Park Mall about 4:44 a.m. Saturday after a report of a shooting incident there.
ARRESTED: Leslieann Yarwood CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix woman who has worked in various roles with the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) was arrested this morning on a domestic violence charge after police said she broke into her former boyfriend’s residence. Leslieann Yarwood, 32, of Estate Pearl, was arrested at
IN CUSTODY: Ossie “Uzi” Constant CHRISTIANSTED – A 31-year-old St. Croix man who police issued a wanted bulletin for on Friday was arrested early this morning. Ossie Kahmil “Uzi” Constant of Estate Mary’s Fancy was arrested at 1:20 a.m. on Saturday and charged with second-degree burglary-domestic violence. Police said Constant
ARRESTED: Roy J. Degale CHRISTIANSTED – A 34-year-old St. Croix man was arrested on illegal gun possession charges early this morning, according to police. Roy J. Degale of Little Princess was arrested at 5:34 a.m. Saturday and charged with possession of an unauthorized firearm, police said. Bail for Degale
WANTED: Ossie “Uzi” Constant CHRISTIANSTED – Police want the public to help if they spot a 31-year-old man who is wanted on domestic violence-related charges. Police said Ossie Kahmil “Uzi” Constant of Estate Mary’s Fancy is wanted for second-degree burglary-domestic violence. Constant is a black male, with a light brown
FROST BIT? Linval Joseph of St. Croix EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – St. Croix’s Linval Joseph is expected to start in the Vikings playoff game against Seattle at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday. Nose tackle Joseph, who missed last weekend’s victory at Green Bay because of a nagging toe injury,
SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Spurs are winning easily, resting their stars and giving big minutes to role players. In almost every way, it’s been their best start to a season. Tim Duncan scored a season-high 18 points and the Spurs had eight other players in double figures, rolling
The Three Kings Day holiday (feist of the Epiphany for the more religious amongst us) traditionally marks the end of the Christmas season in the Virgin Islands. And especially in St. Croix, just as with Three Kings Day, there is a Spanish flare to what people drink at the holidays.