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Cart driver killed on highway

Shortly before four this evening a seventeen year old youth who had been riding a bicycle cart was killed on the Western Highway as he tried to avoid getting hit [...]

Boom woman kidnapped and robbed

In Belize City, Chinese shopkeepers erect bars to try and protect themselves from robbers, but one woman in Burrell Boom had nothing between her and an assailant who kidnapped her [...]

Man charged with carnal knowledge

A Twenty-one year old has been charged with the carnal knowledge of a twelve year old child. Derrick Banner of a Reggae Street address has been arrested after the girl [...]

N.C.F.C. holds sessions on child abuse

Belizean children must deal with so many different problems as they grow and all too often, abuse is one of them. On Wednesday, Belizean educators and representatives of Government and [...]

Rice production needs improvement

A seminar on Belize’s rice industry is being held this week in Belmopan. The three-day event sponsored by the Ministry of Agriculture will focus on strengthening the industry to meet [...]

Go slow has little effect in Belize

Except for three days last week in which passengers had to be rerouted to other carriers, a go slow by American Airlines pilots in the U.S. appears not to have [...]

1999 phone directory available

The new phone directories are out. Today B.T.L. launched the ’99 directory which features the CARICOM Games on the front cover. Cynthia Genitty, Public Relations Rep., B.T.L. “As you know [...]

I.D.B. offers scholarships

If you have a Bachelor’s Degree and would like to further your studies, the Inter-American Development Bank may be able to help. The I.D.B.-Japan Scholarship program is accepting applications for [...]

James Adderley has sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and you’re right on time for a fresh portion of Sports Monday. Week V of the B.F.L. playoffs would decide who makes it to the [...]