Nevis’ Christina Disaster Brought New Beginnings

CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (August 9, 2006)

Premier of Nevis the Honourable Joseph Parry announced that a memorial service in honour of the 236 persons who perished on the MV Christina 36 years ago, would become a permanent fixture on the Nevis Island Administration’s (NIA) annual calendar of events; a disaster which he said had brought significant new beginning for Nevis.

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Tropical Storm Chris Nears Nevis

Tropical Storm Public Advisory

Statement as of 11:00 am AST on August 01, 2006
Chris approaching the northernmost Leeward Islands…has not
strengthened…
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for the islands of
Antigua…Barbuda…Anguilla…St. Kitts…Nevis…Saba…St.
Eustatius…St. Barthelemy…St. Martin…and St. Maarten.  A
Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are
expected within the warning area within the next 12 to 24 hours.

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NIA holds cocktail reception for Culturama participants

Charlestown Nevis (July 31, 2006) The newly elected Nevis Island Administration announced that it would continue to support the island’s most celebrated summer festival, “˜Culturama‘ and would introduce new avenues in the developmental thrust of the island’s culture.

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