The Virgin Islands National Guardsmen will participate in the territorial emergency response assessment Monday, May 15 through Friday, May 19.
Gov. Kenneth Mapp presented V.I. Generation Network (viNGN) President and CEO Dr. Mark McGibbon with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Outstanding Public Service Award.
The State Family Program Office (SFPO) of the Virgin Islands National Guard will host its annual volunteer workshop and recognition ceremony on St. Croix,
Across the nation, military installations and service members are receiving information and advice on financial matters. Military Saves Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior, while individuals assess their own saving status.
The Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) will conduct two symposiums throughout the territory to share information on careers for military officers.
Adjutant General for the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) Brigadier General (VI) Deborah Y. Howell will host a retirement ceremony for her State Command Sgt. Maj. Delores English-Edwards after 40 years of military service. The event will take place at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 13.
Virgin Islanders will learn about career opportunities in the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during Thanksgiving week across the territory. A former public school success, Midshipman Kobe A. Sutton, will share his military academy experience at forums and informal meetings with students, parents and educators.
In celebration of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Week, which is Aug. 21-27, the Virgin Islands ESGR Committee has scheduled two ceremonies at the both airports to recognize, celebrate and thank all service members and veterans who live in or enter the territory.
Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) units are conducting annual training at various sites across the territory from July through September.
Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, adjutant general for VING, will host a retirement ceremony for Master Sgt. Delano L. Blyden after 39 years of military service. The event will take place at 3 p.m., Sunday, July 17, at the Sergeant First Class Leonard B. Francis Readiness Center.