SVG reaffirms its commitment to Cuba (+Video)
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THE OFFICIAL three-day visit by the President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel and his delegation concluded with St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) pledging to fortify the relationship with Cuba. At a special sitting of the House of Assembly yesterday, Mo...
December 6, 2022
Alicia masters academic challenges with Distinction
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IF A PRIZE were to be awarded for perseverance in the face of immense struggle then Bequia resident, Alicia Lavia would be well-deserving of such. Lavia has hurdled financial setbacks, disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and mental health cha...
December 6, 2022
Fire guts house at Keartons, leaves mother and children homeless
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A RESIDENT of Keartons, Barrouallie Coleen Lovelace lost all her material belongings in a fire on Monday December 3. Four of Lovelace’s children were reportedly at home at the time of the blaze which razed the home despite the efforts of residents wh...
December 6, 2022
Veterinarian opens rescue cafe for cats
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A veterinarian has introduced this country’s first Cat Rescue Cafe to provide therapeutic and medical benefits to the feline community. Dr Eric Alonzo Audain, officially opened ‘Cat Rescue Cafe’ on Thursday, December 1 to provide a safe haven for cat...
December 6, 2022
Jarvis found guilty of murder, to be sentenced in January
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After giving his life to Christ in 2010 and preaching the word of God, Junior Jarvis has been found guilty of murder and is awaiting sentencing in January 2023. Jarvis’s decision to become a Christian came after he reflected on the fate of his father...
December 2, 2022
Vendors’ tables dumped in Paul’s Avenue, then removed (+Video)
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Four days after structures belonging to street vendors were dumped in Paul’s Avenue, the items have been removed, much to the relief of residents and food operators. The Kingstown Town Board (KTB) launched a city-wide clean-up operation which has see...
December 2, 2022
Wall collapses killing ‘Skilled tradesman’ (+Video)
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Edison ‘Bumpin’ Trimmingham was a tradesman with a hustling spirit and drive to succeed. This is how the 29-year-old Clare Valley resident who died in a freak accident on Tuesday, November 29 is described by his mother, Mauritha Trimmingham. Edison w...
December 2, 2022
Jarvis found guilty of  8 charges  including  murder (+Video)
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After just three hours of deliberation yesterday, a 12-member jury found former journalist Junior Jarvis guilty of murder in the shooting death of banker Randy Lawrence on February 14, 2017. Jarvis, 50, was also unanimously found guilty of six other ...
November 29, 2022
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Bequia Karatekas complete exam
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KARATEKAS ON Bequia will receive their new belts and certificates next Sunday, December 11 following the completion of their exams on the mainland on ...
December 6, 2022
Chatoyer Endurance 10K cancelled
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Team Athletics SVG’s 2022 Road Racing season was cut short, following the cancellation of the North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletics A...
December 2, 2022
From the Courts
Three rapists to serve a total of 43 years
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Three rapists who were found guilty of the 2016 rape of a teenager will together spend just over 43 years behind bars. Okquetho Jones, 30 years; 25-ye...
December 2, 2022