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Taxis wait to take tourists around St. John.

2020 Veterans Taxi Medallion Auctions Scheduled on Each Island

Applications can be picked up at the Taxicab Commission’s Office in each district between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Command Sgt. Maj. Levi Maynard Retires After 35 Years

The division hosted a retirement ceremony for Maynard Nov. 17 in the headquarters. A livestream of the event is available
Members of the V.I. National Guard parade through Christiansted.

Governor Thanks Veterans for Their Service to Uphold Democracy and Freedom

In a statement to veterans, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. said, "... I am grateful and honored for the sacrifices our veterans have made, and continue to make. "

National Guard Association Gives Meritorious Service Award to CW4 Randolph

Randolph was recognized for her outstanding contributions to the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) while serving as the VING Association's membership committee chair.

Watch: V.I. National Guard Army Band Performs the Virgin Islands March

The Virgin Islands National Guard 73rd Army Band presents their rendition of the Virgin Islands March on Aug. 18, 2020.

Start or Grow a Veteran-Owned Small Business With Online Course

Step one is the “Introduction to Entrepreneurship” course eligible to veterans of all eras, service members (including members of the National Guard and Reserve) and their spouses.

VINGA Awards $1,000 Scholarship CHS Student

The Virgin Islands National Guard Association (VINGA) presented a $1,000 scholarship award to Trey Francis in July at Estate Bethlehem, St. Croix.

V.I. Welcomes Back 661st Military Police Detachment From Deployment

The unit spent approximately nine and a half months on a mission to support Operation Spartan Shield (Enduring Freedom). Their mission was at Camp As Sayliyah in Qatar.

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Abrahim Retires After 24 Years

He has served in numerous overseas locations including Germany (4x), Iraq (3x) and Haiti.

VING’s 631st Engineer Utilities Repairs Local Schools During Annual Training

The unit was scheduled to attend a 21-day overseas deployment training in Hohenfels, Germany, which has been postponed due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.