St. Thomas News
ARRESTED: Wingrove Clarke [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — On Friday, June 2, 2017 at about 9:21 p.m., officers were present at the Eldra Schulterbrandt Facility in Estate Tutu, in reference to a sexual assault. Contact was made with the suspect who was transported to the Criminal Investigation Bureau; during the
DPNR BEACH ADVISORY: Frank Bay in St. John Fails Water Quality Testing Two Weeks In A Row … And One St. Thomas Beach Not Safe Either
FRANK BAY FAILS AGAIN: The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) says that this beach in St. John has failed in water quality testing twice in the last two weeks. Great Cruz Bay beach in St. John and Lindbergh Bay in St. Thomas also did not meet established standards
HURRICANE SEASON 2017: NOAA To Launch ‘Underwater Gliders” In The Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico To Monitor Ocean Data
SLOCUM GLIDER: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) began deploying Slocum underwater gliders in the Caribbean in June of 2016. The data collected by the gliders takes months to analyze. But scientists say the technology could significantly improve hurricane forecasting, which could ultimately save lives and property in the
St. Thomas Drug Dealer Rhasheel Charles Gets Five Years In Prison For Trying To Take Eight Pounds Of Coke From STT To MIA
SENTENCED TO FIVE YEARS: Rhasheel Charles [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A St. Thomas man was ordered by a federal judge to serve five years in prison for trying to take eight pounds of cocaine from here to Florida and being part of a larger drug smuggling conspiracy,
‘JOHN DOE’ FOUND NUDE AND DEAD: Police said a man with no identification was found floating in the water face down near Krum Bay on Wednesday morning, according to police. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A man with no clothing and no identification was found floating in the ocean between
MILITARY FOOLS! 18-Year-Old St. Thomian Dupes Pentagon By Making Up The Names Of New Recruits And Pairing Them With Information Taken From The Department of Defense’s Own Database!
CHAOS CENTRAL: ROCK CITY: The Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) was shown in satellite imagery to be using U.S. military-supplied vehicles on St. Croix to loot businesses following Hurricane Hugo in 1989. Its Adjutant General was fired by the Department of Defense (DOD) for not properly prepositioning his troops prior
ADVERTORIAL: Electrical Conductors LLC Is Leading The Caribbean Region In Electrical Supply And Equipment Distribution!
[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — One electrical supply distribution company is leading all the rest in the region — Electrical Conductors, LLC. Founded in 2005 and well-established by 2012, Electrical Conductors, LLC is one of the fastest growing electrical distributors serving the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Caribbean. Their team
DOH MEDICAL DIRECTOR: Dr. Tai Camille Hunte-Ceasar has been hired by the Health Department. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The V.I. Department of Health said today that it has hired a new medical director. Dr. Tai Camille Hunte- Ceasar, a native of St. Thomas, has secured the position, Health Commissioner
FRIENDLY FENCING: Nzingha Prescod, U.S. Olympic fencer WILL NOT be at the event this summer. But one day your son or daughter might be just as successful as she is at fencing. Prescod was the first African-American woman to win an individual medal at the Senior World Championships. Daryl Homer
PRECIOUS PIPES: The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir will hit all the right notes in a performance that is sure to amaze and entertain you at Emancipation Garden tomorrow. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A free Spring Concert will take place at Emancipation Garden in St. Thomas on