The former secondary school teacher accused of sexually assaulting a six-year-old boy was on Thursday November 22nd, formally charged for buggery and gross indecency in the high court. Bail was set at $20,000.
In November, the Ministry of Youth Development and Sports launched a mentorship program in three schools in the south. This week, the initiative was rolled out at the Vieux-Fort Comprehensive Secondary School.
The Royal St. Lucia Police Force and the Regional Security System (RSS) are continuing their series of marine training courses. On November 23 the RSS held the closing ceremony for three-week basic seaman-ship and coxswain courses at The St. Lucia Marine Police Unit base.
The Ministry of Health has responded to a sweeping E.coli outbreak in the United States linked to romaine lettuce and has issued public advisories against the sale and consumption in Saint Lucia. Health officials have not confirmed any local infections, but are urging members of the public to remain vigilant and seek medical attention, if …
Executive members of the Country Strikers youth and sports club of Laborie recently completed a leadership training course. Facilitators and attendees agree that the programme was informative and timely.
La Caye, Dennery will be the new location of an abattoir for Saint Lucia. That’s according to Agriculture Minister Ezechiel Joseph, who recently confirmed that the Taiwanese funded multi-million-dollar abattoir in Beausejour, Vieux Fort, will make way for the Chinese-backed Desert Star Holdings horse racing track.
ONE AUTO THEFT VICTIM HONED HIS INSTINCTS TO RECOVER HIS STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE WHICH HE RECENTLY GIFTED TO HIS DAUGHTER. THE VEHICLE WAS REPORTED MISSING ON NOVEMBER 19TH, AND FOUND TWO DAYS LATER ON THE 21ST – SOLELY ON THE ACTIONS OF DENNIS ‘PRIO’ LOUIS AND WITH HELP FROM CONCERNED PEERS. HOWEVER, THE BIRTHDAY CAR …
SANDALS RESORTS INTERNATIONAL IS NEARING COMPLETION OF A 12 MILLION DOLLAR ROOM UPGRADE AND POOL INSTALLATION AT ITS HALCYON’S HOTEL. ON THURSDAY, MANAGEMENT INVITED THE MEDIA TO VIEW THE PROGRESS OF THE WORKS.