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Prison escapee recaptured

A quick response by prison authorities, the Hattieville police and residents of Burrell Boom, is responsible for the recapture of twenty-two year old Tito Augustine, alias “John Hyde.” Augustine, who [...]

Gunman arrested in shooting of elderly woman

Police have apprehended a man who confessed to shooting sixty-five year old Barbara Savery of 189 West Collet Canal while she was inside her house. The incident, which News Five [...]

Uninsured driver hits student

A businessman has been charged in connection with an accident on the Burrell Boom Road which has left a student hospitalized. Police say around eight thirty Saturday night, seventeen year [...]

Fisheries issues new licenses

If you’re a fisherman, you had better make sure you get a new license and get it soon. As of today your old license has expired, and the price to [...]

Rate hike not popular with fishermen

While the Fisheries Department intends to generate some much needed revenue and regulate Belize’s waterways by issuing new laminated licenses, those being affected by the new regulations, and the rate [...]

B.D.F. opens military museum

Thousands of people helped the Belize Defence force celebrate its twenty-first anniversary this weekend at Airport Camp in Ladyville. Among those offering his congratulations to the members of the force [...]

P.M. meets with IDB representatives

The Prime Minister and Cabinet met with a high level programming mission for the Inter-American Development Bank last week to look at areas in which the bank can assist with [...]

B.T.L. hosts CANTO conference

Belize Telecommunications Limited is presently hosting the Caribbean Association of National Telecommunication Organizations (CANTO) for its tenth Mid-Year Members meeting. Selby Wilson, Secretary General, CANTO “CANTO commenced in 1985. At [...]

Miss Rainforest crowned

A young woman from the Dominican Republic has been selected as the first Miss Rainforest International during a pageant this weekend in San Ignacio, Cayo. Silvia Navarro not only wins [...]

New Lotto winner announced

Forty-six year old Alfonso Puerto is almost fifty thousand dollars richer after winning the Saturday jackpot in the Lotto draw. According to Puerto, who lives in Roaring Creek Village, he [...]

Former Supreme Court Judge dies

A former Justice of the Supreme Court Satchi Ponnambalam died over the weekend at his home in Belize City. He came to Belize in 1981 as a contract officer to [...]

James Adderley with Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley with Sports Monday. Week 3 of the B.F.L. football playoffs took us to capital city Belmopan where the Builder’s Hardware Bandits found themselves against La [...]