Belize - Belize News - - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » September, 1999 You are currently browsing entries posted in: September, 1999

Police Commissioner replaced

He assumed the post of Police Commissioner in November of 1996 and during the nearly three years that followed the career of Ornel Brooks has been nothing less than a [...]

Taxi driver murdered, body found at Vista del Mar

While the public will be watching the new Commissioner of Police closely, hoping he can do more to bring crime under control, over the weekend another Belize City man was [...]

Collet Maheia Sr. killed in traffic accident

Tragedy also struck two other families this weekend as two traffic accidents claimed the lives of a well known businessman and a sixteen year old girl. Around ten thirty p.m. [...]

Sixteen year old killed when vehicle hits tree

On Friday night, a car being driven by twenty-three year old George Leslie crashed into a tree. Sixteen year old Erica Cal, who was sitting in the back seat with [...]

Customs officer injured when van runs checkpoint

Also on Friday night a customs officer was hit by a van which was trying to evade a customs checkpoint outside Yo Creek Village, Orange Walk. Ceslo Marin was standing [...]

Pink mealy bug may be in Belize

Belize City is under quarantine after the Ministry of Agriculture discovered what they suspect may be the Pink Hibiscus Mealy Bug. While officials stress they have not yet received official [...]

Venus Bus Line goes on strike

Today the Venus Bus Terminal in Belize City looked like a ghost town. On Saturday the service, one of the country’s biggest, went on strike. The move has put approximately [...]

Houston oncologist gives lecture at K.H.M.H., to public

Although Cancer Awareness Month does not start until the first of October, the public is invited to learn more about breast cancer at a lecture tomorrow night at the Bliss [...]

BIM assists local producers meet international standards

Belizean producers are being encouraged to find new markets for their products and improve quality. The Belize Institute of Management, BIM, under its Trade Promotion and Business Development project, has [...]

Residents throw trash into Haulover

It’s a sight that would turn any stomach, trash all over, reeking mud, used baby diapers strewn about. But it’s not a landfill or a trash heap, it’s the Haulover [...]

James Adderley has weekend football

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is yet another dose of Sports Monday. Sir George Brown’s Acros Bombers made its debut into semi-pro football against no less than the [...]