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Smith takes Pickstock by wide margin

One local talk show has dubbed him the “Fresh Prince of Pickstock”, but after one of the most grueling, competitive and expensive convention races in recent memory, Godfrey Smith is [...]

New justice sworn in at Supreme Court

It certainly wasn’t planned that way, but just as one justice of the Supreme Court was suspended, another has appeared to take his place. Ann-Marie Williams was on hand this [...]

No joy for Bar in Meerabux suspension

Smith says that by early next month two new justices, Barbadian Christopher Blackman and Belizean Mansel Thurton, will be added to the court to bring it to full strength. We [...]

Bullet finds wrong target in driveby shooting

In crime news a young woman was shot on Friday night in the course of a drive by shooting. Sherlette Augustus, her boyfriend and another friend were standing at the [...]

Student drowns in Roaring Creek

It’s that time of year when soaring temperatures and cool clear waters combine to attract large numbers of Belizeans to bathe in the nation’s numerous rivers. Unfortunately the fun is [...]

Canadian killed in highway knockdown

Earlier in the weekend a Canadian citizen was knocked down and killed in the same area of Corozal. Around ten o’clock on Saturday morning in Santa Rita Heights, fifty-seven year [...]

11 injured as van goes out of control

Last night an accident on the Northern Highway, involving three vehicles, has left eleven people in need of medical attention. Around nine-thirty in the Santa Rita area of Corozal, a [...]

Eye clinic opens in Belize City

Today the eye care centre located next to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital was officially opened. Joan Musa, Director of the Belize Council for the Visually Impaired, says that it’s [...]

Taiwanese Navy makes goodwill visit

This afternoon naval ships from the Republic of China on Taiwan entered Belizean waters as part of a goodwill tour to strengthen diplomatic relations with countries in the region. The [...]

Kulture Yabra stays on top of BFL

Good evening I’m James Adderley and you’re hooked in to another display of Sports Monday. The BFL regular season is fast approaching. It’s natural conclusion and in fact there remains [...]