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Miss HTS Chancy Fontenelle Gets Special HTS/Radio 100 Welcome

On May 31st Ms. Chancy Fontenelle, the HTS/Radio 100 FM sponsored contestant in the annual Carnival Queen Pageant, paid a courtesy visit to the Morne Fortune main offices. Miss HTS/Radio 100 FM, was treated to a special tour of the iconic studios and departments. Miss HTS/Radio 100 FM got a …

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Gov’t Cuts Force Walcott House Closure

Press Release:-The Saint Lucia National Trust wishes to announce the closure of Walcott House as of today, May 31st and until such further notice. This decision has regrettably been taken due to a number of funding cuts resulting in the Trust no longer being able to fund the operations of …

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Saint Lucia to Host Inaugural Fashion Awards

On May 31st, authorities in the recently established Saint Lucia Fashion Council announced plans to host a national fashion awards ceremony. The not for profit Saint Lucia Fashion Council led by president Joycie Mederick was founded on April 25th, 2016. The aim of the Fashion Council is to promote and …

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HURRICANE SEASON STARTS ON THURSDAY 01 JUNE

PRESS RELEASE:  HURRICANE SEASON STARTS ON THURSDAY 01 JUNE 2017  The hurricane season for our region which covers the North Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico starts tomorrow, Thursday 01 June 2017. So far, this year we have had one off-season, short lived tropical storm, Arlene, which …

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Climate Change Workshops for Teachers

PRESS RELEASE:-Considering their pivotal role, it benefits a country if teachers are aware of the impact of climate change. Primary and secondary school teachers from the eight education districts on the island have been participating in a series of workshops for the revised 2010 Climate Change Teachers Toolkit. The workshops …

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Juniour P.R.I.D.E Presents Mr & Miss Youth Empowerment 2017

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia – May 29, 2017 –  Saint Lucia Peers Resource Institute for Drug Education (Juniour P.R.I.D.E) a long standing Drug Prevention Club, presents the Mr & Miss Youth Empowerment 2017. Juniour P.R.I.D.E. has earned the reputation for excellence in drug prevention activities among youth nationally and internationally. …

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Morgan Heritage to Headline Soleil Roots and Soul

PRESS RELEASE:-The early bird special of EC$75 per ticket lasts until May 31. Soleil, the Saint Lucia Summer Festival, has announced the addition of the world famous reggae group, Morgan Heritage, to the Roots and Soul lineup. The Grammy award winning Morgan Heritage will headline the Soleil Roots and Soul …

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Soliel Saint Lucia Carnival Press Launch

The events company of Saint Lucia has launched the first edition of Saint Lucia’s carnival under the ‘Soleil’ brand. The company’s CEO says there is a new structure in place for the design and management of the annual festivities. The calendar of events for Saint Lucia Carnival 2017 will kick …

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Venezuelan Ambassador Hopes For Peace

Venezuela’s ambassador in Saint Lucia is hopeful that peace will soon be restored to her country. Her excellency Leiff Escalona says Venezuela’s national electoral council has set December 10th as the date for regional elections, after they were controversially postponed in 2016. Quoting the council’s president, she said the body …

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Litigation Hampering Affordable Housing Plans

Housing and economic development minister guy joseph says the UWP government has to rectify a few issues before it can deliver on its pledge of affordable housing. Chief among them is a pending lawsuit of over 7 million dollars at River Doree, as well as hitches on the choc and …

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Joseph Provides Update On St. Jude Hospital

Economic development minister guy joseph, says although the St. Jude hospital technical audit is complete, it has to be reviewed by lawyers to decide who should be held accountable for shortcomings on the project. Joseph states that the audit was launched to determine whether the structure under construction was up …

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Dalsou Denies Reports Of Firing

A former permanent secretary in the ministry of the public service has laid to rest claims that he was dismissed from his acting post as cabinet secretary. Not long after the Allen Chastanet administration assumed office, Philip Dalsou was appointed to act in the stead of cabinet secretary Darrell Montrope …

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