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Junior athletes seek funding for Guatemala competition

Thirty-five junior athletes will be going for the gold in the Central American Championships on June eleventh. The final team, which was selected on Wednesday, will be participating in track [...]

Humane Society holds AGM

The Belize Humane Society and Animal Shelter has been working hard to clean the streets of stray and sick animals. At their annual general meeting on Tuesday the society reported [...]

Red Cross trainer gives workshop

Visiting Belize this week is the Millennium Year Coordinator of the International Red Cross in Geneva, Joanna MacLean. During her four-day visit MacLean will be conducting a leadership and management [...]

SJC students post signs at House of Culture

It used to be that unless you got a special invitation you couldn’t go into the Government House at the end of Regent Street. But these days visitors, both local [...]

Belize’s disabled seek equal opportunities

In this graduation season, many young people are looking forward to getting a job and showing their employers, friends and families what they are made of. Belize’s disabled also want [...]

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 gbtv@btl.net.

New homes for Yabra

While plans continue full steam ahead for the construction of satellite towns outside Belize City to address the pressing housing needs of a growing population, city residents also stand to [...]

Two police officers arrested

The Belize Police Department has once again been forced to arrest two in their ranks following separate incidents over the weekend. Constable Barrington Montero, attached to the Belize City Patrol [...]

Arson investigation in P.G.

Police have detained four men in connection with a case of arson in San Miguel Village, Toledo over the weekend. Hubert Cus the owner of the home and vehicle, which [...]

Drowning at More Tomorrow

A person drowned over the holiday weekend in More Tomorrow Village. According to Police Bernaby Pitts and an eleven year old of Cotton Tree Village were bathing in the Belize [...]

NGOs say govt. needs to do more to protect environment

A National Environmental Forum at the Radisson Fort George today brought together representatives of various environmental organizations to discuss the government’s environmental record since it took office in August of [...]

Committees to oversee distribution of lots

Belize will sign the Inter-American Convention on Corruption and support the revival of the Committee on Public Probity and Ethics in order to implement the convention. The decision at yesterday’s [...]

NDACC quiz semi-finals in Belize City

Today the Holy Redeemer Parish Hall was packed to capacity with primary school students who came out to support their classmates in the district finals of the National Drug Education [...]

Miss Universe Pageant tonight

Tonight is the night when Miss Belize, Viola Jeffery, will grace the stage with eighty-four other beautiful young ladies in the forty eighth annual Miss Universe Pageant. According to Miss [...]

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 gbtv@btl.net.

Police Constable charged with extortion

The integrity of the Police Department is once again under question tonight as a policeman has been accused of using the fear surrounding the kidnapping of Menno Penner to extort [...]

Disability Week underway

The Department of Human Development is sponsoring disabilities week this year under the theme, “Equal opportunities for all”. The week, which started on Sunday May 23rd and ends this Saturday [...]

Alliance Against AIDS holds condom workshop

It is estimated that seven to ten thousand people in Belize may be afflicted with the virus that causes AIDS. This situation has prompted the Alliance Against AIDS to host [...]

Cayo school conducts job training

Businesses throughout Belize are accustomed to taking in high school students as part of office practice or internship programs during the month of May. But this year one primary school [...]

27,000 attend Agriculture Show

If you went to the National Agriculture and Trade Show in Belmopan, you were in good company. The Ministry of Agriculture reports that over 27 thousand people enjoyed the event [...]

Toyota Tour ’99 big success

While most people were trying to get to the Agriculture Show Grounds in Belmopan this past weekend the quickest way possible, the twenty competitors in the Toyota Tour ’99 took [...]

James Adderley has Sports Monday

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and welcome to this serving of Sports Monday. Sunday saw Juventus of Orange Walk make its fifth appearance in CONCACAF Champions Tournament play this season, [...]

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 gbtv@btl.net.

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 [...]