St. Thomas News
CIGNA’S Scott Evelyn [ad name=”HTML-68″] BLOOMFIELD, Conn. — The Cigna Foundation today announced that $250,000 in grants are available over the next three years to non-profits in the U.S. Virgin Islands with community health workers helping those living with obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes and other chronic conditions.
ROME. Georgia — A Floyd County jury convicted St. Thomas’ Jamal Nevin Foreman of the murder of a 28-year-old Georgia man after a club let out early in the morning of July 20, 2014. Foreman, 28, was found guilty on charges of murder, aggravated assault and aggravated battery and possession
Red Hook port area of St. Thomas [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A St. Thomas man admitted in federal court today that he sold crack cocaine near a local high school. Tomolah Foy, 23, of St. Thomas pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to possessing with intent to distribute crack
GUILTY PLEA: Selmo Watts [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A St. Thomas man admitted in federal court today that he broke into a U.S. Post Office and stole mail. Selmo Watts, 34, of St. Thomas pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to breaking into a Post Office, U.S. Attorney Ronald
Feds Name Texas Fugitive Spencer Wayne Allen As Firebomber Who Destroyed Navy Recruiting Office In St. Thomas
CHARGED: Spencer Wayne Allen, a Texas fugitive from justice. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 25-year-old native of the U.S. mainland has been charged in the firebombing of federal buildings in St. Thomas that has rocked this tiny American territory. Spencer Wayne Allen, 25, of Texas was arrested on Tuesday
FBI: ‘Stateside’ Man Firebombs Federal Offices In St. Thomas … Man Driving Truck With Gasoline Containers Detained
AN ACT OF TERROR? If so, it represents the first time such a thing has happened in the history of the U.S. Virgin Islands. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Fires were deliberately set at three buildings associated with the U.S. federal government in the territory early Tuesday, including one that
MORENA’S BAR IN C’STED [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man told police that he was sitting outside of a Water Gut bar when he was hit by gunfire near the bus shanty after midnight today. On February 27, 2017 at approximately 12:22 a.m., 911 Emergency Call Center reported
[ad name=”HTML-68″] NASSAU — The U.S. Virgin Islands’ men’s beach soccer team did about as poorly as a team could do — embarrassing the territory by going 0-6 in the 2017 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championships. On Sunday in consolation-round play, the USVI Team lost to Barbados 3-1, meaning that
EXCLUSIVE! NO PAYLESS PAYDAYS FOR GOVERNMENT WORKERS! … FOR NOW: Feds Agree To Fork Over $18M For Retro Rum Carry Over Taxes
INTERIOR’S NIKOLAO PULA [ad name=”HTML-68″] WASHINGTON, D.C. — Acting Interior Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas Nikolao Pula has approved an adjustment payment of $18,173,711 million to the Virgin Islands government for fiscal year 2016 rum excise tax actuals, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. The amount has been certified
[ad name=”HTML-68″] The Virgin Islands Free Press spiked a Letter to the Editor by Ezril Dusky in the Sunday edition of the V.I. Freep because as an online newspaper, we do not wish to appear to be taking a stand against transgender teachers teaching in territorial public schools. The V.I.