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Military

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.

VING Is Screening Travelers at Both Airports

Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) personnel are busy screening passengers at both of the territory’s airports.

Todman Becomes VING’s Second Chief Warrant Officer Five

In a small ceremony held Saturday, July 18, at Ivanna Eudora Kean High School, Todman was joined by Adjutant Gen. Kodjo Knox-Limbacker, his wife Julie Todman, family, friends and his former unit, the 631st Engineer Detachment.

Port Authority Implementing New Safety Measures to Combat COVID-19 Spread

Temperature checks at the airports will be performed by the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) at checkpoints on the airport operations access ramp before travelers are allowed entry into the terminal.

WW II Navy Flyer Visits USVI Midshipmen at U.S. Naval Academy

Midshipmen from the U.S. Virgin Islands hosted a 94-year old World War II Navy Flyer veteran for lunch on Nov. 30 at the U.S....

Medal for Exceptional Public Service Given to Beresford Edwards

Beresford Edwards, former state chair of the Virgin Islands Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (VI ESGR) received The Office of the Secretary...

St. Thomas Office of Veterans Affairs Moves Back to Original Location

The Virgin Islands Office of Veterans Affairs (VA) is relocating back to its original office space on St. Thomas. As a result of damages...

Annual Veterans Taxi Medallion Auctions Scheduled on All Three Islands

The annual Taxi Medallion Auction will take place in December on all three islands, according to a press release issued by the management and...

Governor Mapp Pays Tribute to Veterans; Government Offices to Close on Nov. 12

Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp joins American citizens throughout the U.S. Virgin Islands and across the globe on Sunday, Nov. 11, in honoring veterans of...

Veterans Prepare for Parades to Commemorate World War I, Honor JROTC Instructors

As a part of Veterans Day activities celebrated throughout the territory, the Virgin Islands will take part in the nation-wide commemoration of the centennial...