Posts In Category

Sports News

At VIFreepBreaking NewsCommunity AffairsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas NewsTourism News

CHRISTIANSTED — Alma Winkfield of St. Croix has been selected by AARP for its most prestigious award because she paved the way for the first bike path in the territory. The 2019 AARP Virgin Islands Andrus Award for Community Service will be given to Winkfield next week on St. Thomas,

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The University of the Virgin Islands will host the 2019 Paradise Jam Basketball Tournament beginning Friday in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus. The highly anticipated basketball tournament tips off at 2 p.m. with the men’s games when Valparaiso University goes up against

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsPolice NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsTourism News

FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Police Department wishes to advise the motoring public that parking restrictions will be in effect for the soccer match between D.C. United and the Bermuda Men’s National Team at the Bethlehem Soccer Complex. PARKING RESTRICTIONS Effective Friday November 15 from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.,

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsInternational NewsNational NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

LIMA, Peru — A second-half comeback was unnecessary on Wednesday night for a U.S. Pan American Games women’s team, as the Americans built an enormous first-half advantage and cruised to a 103-55 win over the U.S. Virgin Islands in the second game of Group B play at the 2019 Pan

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBritish Virgin Islands NewsSports NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — It didn’t take Abilene Christian University long to warm up to playing in St. Thomas. In the first game for the reigning Southland Conference champions, ACU handily dispatched the British Virgin Islands national team 81-44. Hayden Howell, of Midwest City, Oklahoma, led the Wildcats in scoring with

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBritish Virgin Islands NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands’ best athletes are working hard to make it to next year’s Olympics in Japan. One man who stands a good chance to qualify is boxer Deion Pruitt, who was once trained by St. Thomas native and former boxing world champion Julian Jackson. Should Pruitt,

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCommunity AffairsHealth NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHRISTIANSTED — AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program, including a recipient right here in the U.S. Virgin Islands. A total of nearly $1.6 million will be distributed to fund 159 “quick action” projects across the country, helping communities make immediate improvements and jump-start long-term

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsNational NewsSports NewsSt. Croix News

SAN ANTONIO — After three seasons away from the NBA, the Spurs announced today that legend and future Hall of Famer Tim Duncan will return to the team as an assistant coach. Duncan retired following the 2015-16 season and capped off a 19-year career that featured five championships, three Finals MVP awards

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCommunity AffairsEntertainment NewsPolice NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Police Department continues to engage the community’s youths and families territory-wide by providing several enrichment programs and work ethics and entrepreneurship skills for hundreds of youths ages five through 17 during the summer months.   Through the Department’s Crime Prevention Bureau, several programs are conducted which includes the Summer Enrichment Program, Police Athletic League, Drug Education for Youth one Week Residential Camp, the PAL Mentoring

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsGovernment House NewsSports NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHRISTIANSTED — In an effort to “fast track” horse racing in the territory and provide clarity to all parties on the prevailing issues, Governor Bryan convened a meeting Friday with VIGL Racing Operations, the Chairman of the Virgin Islands Horse Racing Commission and representatives of both the St. Croix and

Read More