Belize - Belize News - - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » August, 2000 You are currently browsing entries posted in: August, 2000

Officers disciplined pending brutality investigation

In an effort to counter the growing negative publicity surrounding the beating of two star football players by police, Commissioner Hughington Williams has taken disciplinary action against four officers. Inspector [...]

Cash For Guns still doing big business

Since the Cash For Guns programme started on Monday, close to seventy-five weapons have been collected. Up to four this evening, twenty guns and a quantity of ammunition had been [...]

Social Security Board publishes investments

In a move toward transparency that was as welcome as it was sudden, the Social Security Board today released a full breakdown of its investment portfolio. A quick look at [...]

U.S. donates to NEMO

The United States government has donated equipment and supplies to the National Emergency Management Organization. Commenting on the assistance, said to be worth in the neighbourhood of a million dollars, [...]

FOX to shoot TV show at Ambergris

It is common knowledge that the tourism industry is on a ten-month hot streak, with visitor arrivals through the airport up almost twenty-five percent for the year. And it looks [...]

New Methodist leader vows to involve men

The Methodist Church in Belize is inducting a new president for its Belize/Honduras District Conference. The President-elect, Reverend Charles David Goff, succeeds Reverend Lesley Anderson, who has been appointed president [...]

New centre for Sr. Cecilia Home

The Sister Cecilia Home for the elderly has been providing high quality residential care for Belize’s senior citizens. Today its occupants had one more reason to celebrate as they witnessed [...]

Contestants prepare for Queen of the Bay

It wouldn’t be September without the Queen of the Bay and this year’s pageant will be ready to roll on the first night of the month. News Five’s Jose Sanchez [...]