19 October 2018
Congrats, Grammar School, UWI

Congrats, Grammar School, UWI


EDITOR: In 2018 we have the opportunity to celebrate 39 years of independence of St Vincent and the Grenadines on October 27. In 2018, we also have t...
The Commissioner, the Constable, and the death of Love Letters

The Commissioner, the Constable, and the death of Love Letters


by Dr. GARREY MICHAEL DENNIE THE VINCENTIAN LOVE LETTER is dead, and it may never be resurrected. Searchlight’s publication of the whatsapp text ...
12 October 2018
St Vincent doing little to encourage tourism

St Vincent doing little to encourage tourism


EDITOR: I’ve travelled to St Vincent from the UK for over 30 years, on average once a year. While I have lots of friends and family there I don’...
Parenting plays big role in outcome of children

Parenting plays big role in outcome of children


EDITOR: Parenting plays a vital role in determining what a person will eventually become. Of course we know that there are exceptions and that some ch...
09 October 2018
The spirit of Vincy funerals

The spirit of Vincy funerals


by Trelson L. Mapp It’s not uncommon for Vincentians in the Diaspora to convey attributes of Vincy funerals to colleagues abroad. “You need to ...
05 October 2018
Those health clinics need to be addressed

Those health clinics need to be addressed


Editor: While we recognize that because of our strangled economy, resources are scarce with which to address all the services that have been tradition...
Buy the Chip and Rent the Number

Buy the Chip and Rent the Number


EDITOR: Someone accosted me in the street and demanded to know why I wouldn’t fix my phone. She said she had been trying to call me for a while but ...
Does NTRC believe persons over 35 can’t contribute  to technological world?

Does NTRC believe persons over 35 can’t contribute to technological world?


EDITOR: Even before the deadline for the technologically-based i2 competition organized by the NTRC closed on September 27, it was already too late fo...
02 October 2018
SDA Church’s  position on  transgenderism

SDA Church’s position on transgenderism


by Pastor Dermoth BaptistePresident, SVG Mission of Seventh-day Adventists The increasing awareness of the needs and challenges that transgender ...
28 September 2018
No more blockade against Cuba

No more blockade against Cuba


by Vilma Reyes Ambassador of Cuba to SVG On October 31, for the 27th consecutive occasion, the General Assembly of the United Nations will conside...