A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. A release from the Meteorological Office states: at 11:00 a.m. the centre of tropical Storm Matthew was located near latitude 13.4 N 60.7 W or about 35 miles east northeast of St. Vincent.
A full closure of all government buildings, businesses and activities has been issued by the Acting Prime Minister, Hon. Montgomery Daniel.
The Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF), in conjunction with the St. Vincent Community College, Division of Technical Education (DTVE), will be holding a graduation ceremony on Friday 30th September for persons who attended this year’s Summer Enrichment Short Courses in the fundamentals of Bar Operations & Service, Plumbing, Basic Electrical Installation and Air Conditioning and Refrigeration repairs.