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USDA Chooses Kimme Bryce to Lead V.I. Rural Development Office

Kimme Bryce was recently appointed as the area director for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. The St. Croix office provides loans and grants to individuals, businesses and governmental agencies located on St. Croix, St. Thoma

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2015 District Intermediate Spelling Bee Scheduled for February 13

St. Thomas-St. John District English-Language Arts Coordinator Nurseen Davis has announced that 19 students from public, private and parochial schools will be participating in the 2015 District Intermediate Spelling Bee on Friday, Feb. 13.

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Martha Janssen Garrison Dies in North Carolina

Martha Janssen Garrison died on Dec. 7 at her home in North Carolina at the age of 99. She was born in Grand Rapids, Mich. On Sept. 11, 1915, and grew up in Chicago, Ill. from the age of six.

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Parent University, CHS Mourn Death of Yvette Andrews

St. Croix Parent University (PU) family in particular and the school district in general are mourning the passing of Yvette Andrews, a graduate and ardent supporter of PU, who was a beloved four-year employee at St. Croix Central High School.

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John Jordon Dies at 64

John Jordon, also known as "Steve," of Estate Calquohoun died on Jan. 6. He was 64 years old.

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Shawn Alexis Henry Dies at 34

Shawn Alexis Henry died on Jan. 12. He was 34 years old.

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Plaskett Honored at Alma Mater: American University College of Law

Days after being sworn in as one of a record number of women who will serve in the 114th Congress, Rep. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI), was honored by American University’s Washington College of Law (AUWCL) for being one of two alumnae elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.Read More

Georgina Belinda Gumbs

Georgina Belinda Gumbs of Estate Whim died on Jan. 4 at her residence. She was 71 years old.

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Norman Alphonso Edwards Sr. Dies at 86

Norman Alphonso Edwards Sr., also known as "Glue," of Estate Concordia died on Dec. 28, at Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center. He was 86 years old.

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Winston Wilson Garcia Jr. Dies at 25

Winston Wilson Garcia Jr. of Louis Brown Apartments died on Dec. 23, 2014. He was 25 years old.

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