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Thousands missing from law firm

Two former employees of Barrow and Williams Law Firm were arrested and charged today after over fifty thousand dollars was found missing. France Moguel and Dorla Pickwood were jointly charged [...]

Tax inspector charged

Income Tax Department employee twenty-six year old Richard Staine was today charged with theft after allegedly embezzling almost three thousand dollars. According to police, last week Assistant Commissioner of Income [...]

School of the Deaf principal charged with sexual assault

In other crime news, the former principal of the School for the Deaf Calbert Linares was arrested and charged today with indecent assault. A couple of months ago allegations surfaced [...]

Robbery suspects denied bail

Chief Magistrate Herbert Lord apparently felt enough was enough today when he denied bail to two men who are accused of committing an armed robbery while on bail for another [...]

Power restored but phones still out

An accident yesterday on Douglas Jones Street left area residents without power until noon today. Telephones were also out. B.E.L. told News Five today that the original problem caused by [...]

San Pedro still experiencing blackouts

San Pedro residents also continue to be without power for large portions of time due to repairs to their system. While the blackouts are inconvenient, C.E.O. of Belize Electricity Limited, [...]

U.C.B. graduation Sunday

Graduation season kicks off this year with the University College of Belize’s twelfth commencement exercise, and although the future of that institution is not certain as yet, the graduation committee [...]

Agriculture and Trade Show this weekend

If you want to go somewhere for the long weekend and you are not sure what to do, well we just may have the event that your entire family can [...]

G. Michael Reid has the Last Word

Tonight G. Michael Reid recommends that Belize City residents once again evacuate the city. Why? Because… well, let’s let him give you the reasons. “Well Belize, it’s another long weekend [...]

Channel 5 seeking cameraman/editor

Channel 5 is looking for a cameraman/editor to work in our news/production departments. Must have experience in a broadcast environment. Reply to personnel director at