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V.I. Board of Education Celebrates Virgin Islands History Month

This annual observance serves as a time to honor the rich heritage, culture, and contributions of the Virgin Islands to our nation and the world.

Guillaume Joseph Dies at 73

Guillaume Joseph, also known as “Brother Gee,” of Estate Whim Garden died on Feb. 1.

Ari Arri Dies

The family announces the transition to eternal peace of our beloved Ari Arri, on Feb. 3 in Los Angeles, Calif. Ari was born on Jan. 17, 1948, in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas.

Public Schools Week Spotlight: Charlotte Amalie High School

During Public Schools Week from Feb. 26 to March 1, the Virgin Islands Education Department celebrates educators, students, and school communities. The Source will highlight one of the four public high schools daily by sharing a year-in-review video provided by VIDE. 

VIBE Introduces Academic Walk-Through Checklist and Surveys to Enhance Learning Outcomes

This checklist will facilitate the evaluation of curricula, instruction, resources and support programs to sustain and enhance high-performing schools.

V.I. Department of Education Celebrates Nation’s Public Schools Week, February 26 — March 1

USVI’s four public high schools represent the motto of #PublicSchoolProud. The students have been doing great things as they have engaged in various activities, projects, initiatives and events that showcase their amazing abilities.

Bërthe Victorine Warner Dies at 86

Bërthe Victorine Warner, beautiful and beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend, died at the age of 86.

Public Comment Session Scheduled for Feb. 29 on CFVI’s Invitation to Serve as USVI Humanities Council

A virtual public comment session via Zoom on the application proposal is scheduled for 1-2:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 29 (AST). Members of the community interested in attending the session can join by visiting cfvi.co/NEHPublicComment.

UVI 13D Innovation Center to Host 2nd Annual Business Leadership Lecture

 The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) invites the public to the 2nd Annual 13D Business Leadership Lecture, featuring renowned singularity expert David Roberts. The event will take place at 6 p.m., Monday, March 11, at UVI’s 13D Research and Strategy Innovation Center

St. Croix Chamber of Commerce to Hold St. Croix Business & Professional Excellence Award Gala

This year’s event is themed “Champions of Commerce,” which encapsulates the essence of what makes the USVI business community thrive.

Jane M. Kelley Dies

Jane M. Kelley, a former librarian on St. Croix for 45 years, transitioned into eternal life on Sept. 15, 2023, in her home in Bloomington, Minn.

Schneider Regional Medical Center Welcomes Dr. Eva Kirsh Koeller for Residency Training

Dr. Koeller, a fourth-year resident in the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University General Surgery Training Program at Rhode Island Hospital, brings her expertise and passion for medicine to SRMC.

Hubert Patrice Dies

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Hubert Patrice on Feb. 13, on St. Thomas. Hubert, fondly known as “Pharrell,” was born on Nov. 3, 1942, in Pointe Michel, Dominica.

Oscar Jacob Dies

Oscar Joseph Jacobs entered eternal rest on Jan. 26. He graced us with his presence for 73 years, 8 months and 12 days. Oscar was a father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, friend and caregiver.

Roland Krigger Sr. Dies

Roland Krigger has died.

Odette M. Andrew Dies

Odette M. Andrew died on Feb. 9.

Orville Olanzo Todman Dies at 68

We are saddened to announce the passing of Orville Olanzo Todman, also known as “Opal,” “Gabo” or “Villain,” age 68, from St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Melissa Clarke Charmon Dies at 43

Melissa Kurline Clarke Charmon, affectionately known as “Mel,” passed away on Friday, Feb. 2, at the Lyndon B Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, after battling cancer.

Evelyn Viola Webster Dies

Evelyn Viola Webster of Estate Williams Delight died on Friday, Feb. 9.

Afternoon on the Green Invites Cooks, Volunteers and Partygoers to Join the Fun

The event, which benefits the Edward Thomas Volunteer Scholarship Fund, takes place from noon to 5 p.m., Sunday, March 17, with the theme “A Fusion of Flavors to Savor and Explore at Afternoon on the Green 2024.” 

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