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Police officer sentenced to 8 years for rape

A police officer convicted of rape last week was sentenced to eight years in prison today in the Supreme Court. Before the sentencing, Crispin Jeffries Jr. asked Justice Adolph Lucas [...]

Teen acquitted of maim

Also in the Supreme Court, the verdict was returned in the case of a sixteen year old girl accused of chopping off the finger of a woman with a machete. [...]

Serial chain snatcher gets 6 years

A career chain snatcher has been given six years in prison for yet another incident involving a gold chain. Rudolph “Tuba” Smith of Plues Street was found guilty of robbery [...]

Corozal students observe World Food Day

As more and more Belizeans are diagnosed with heart disease, diabetes and other life threatening ailments, nutrition has become extremely important to our population. And as attention shifts to food [...]

G.O.B.’s B.T.L. share offering: limited time only

Anyone interested in purchasing the B.T.L. shares being offered by the Government of Belize will have to hurry. Subscription forms, an offering memorandum, and a B.T.L. prospectus became available today [...]

Musical stars visit schools

The students of two Belize City primary schools, Trinity Methodist and St. Joseph’s, got a special treat today as musical superstar Leela Vernon performed at their campuses. The shows were [...]

Police confirm 3 in running for Oprah’s reward

The wait is over… Belize City police have finally decided which people to credit with the arrest of American fugitive Niles Scott. But in addition to helping rid Belize of [...]

Belize Dance Company celebrates 15th anniversary

It’s hard to believe it’s really been fifteen years since the Belize National Dance Company was created and began training with Cuban master, Professor Eduardo Rivera. The group, which drew [...]