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Body of Agripino Cawich returns home

The body of Agripino Cawich returned home today, arriving at the Philip Goldson International Airport where it was met with military honours. It then travelled by motorcade to Belmopan where [...]

Crackdown on “human trafficking” leads to arrests

You don’t have to be a member of the clergy to be concerned about the proliferation of nightspots that call themselves bars but are in fact nothing more than brothels. [...]

Suspect arrested in shooting of taco vendor

In other crime news, a suspect has been arrested in last week’s shooting of a Belize City taco vendor. Nineteen-year-old Frank Smith of Raccoon Street has been charged with attempted [...]

British help with health projects

The British High Commission has announced the approval of two grants, totalling over seventy thousand dollars. The first gift of forty-five thousand dollars will help the Pan American Social Marketing [...]

Family appeals for help to find missing man

Tonight the Skeen family of Ladyville needs your help in trying to locate their brother. On July thirty-first, thirty-eight year old Gregory Skeen went missing from his home and has [...]

Teachers hone reading education skills

It’s no secret that over the last quarter century Belize’s literacy rate has taken a nosedive. But it’s equally obvious that educators are fighting to reverse that trend. Patrick Jones [...]

Cops look to improve community policing

In the old days the neighbourhood cop on the beat was the very essence of police work. Somewhere along the line we strayed from that concept to the point at [...]