Prime Minister attends VKS New Year’s Mass and Reception

Cap: Prime Minister Wescot-Williams at the VKS New Year’s Mass at the St. Maarten of Tours Roman Catholic Church in Philipsburg


The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams attended the VKS New Year’s Mass and Reception at the St. Maarten of Tours Catholic Church and at the Philipsburg Jubilee Library on Saturday. The Prime Minister, under whose authority the VKS falls, congratulated the VKS on their more than 15 years service in protecting and serving the community of St. Maarten and those who have been with the organization since the very beginning.

The Prime Minister also congratulated and thanked the family members of those in the VKS who have stood by them as they put their put their life on the line to protect and serve the people of St. Maarten.

The Voluntary Korps of St. Maarten (VKS) is a paramilitary organization that conducts emergency services, protects the population and conducts law enforcement services.