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Two charged for murder of Brannon brothers

In the early hours of Sunday morning two brothers were gunned down … and today two young men were officially charged with the murders. News Five’s Jacqueline Godwin has the [...]

Accused killer of Tyrone Felix arrested

Also spending the first of what may be many nights at Hattieville is the young man police believe is responsible for the third brutal killing on Sunday morning. Jacqueline Godwin, [...]

Shot by cops, accused seawall robber is charged

His appearance was delayed by a bullet wound to the leg … but also charged today in Belize City Magistrate’s Court was nineteen year old Michael Trapp. He appeared this [...]

Policeman sentenced to 5 years for beating prisoner

A police officer has been sentenced to five years in jail for beating a prisoner. Today Cyril Wade appeared before Justice Troadio Gonzalez after being convicted of aggravated assault. In [...]

Ladyville residents protest land policy

No possession is more dear to Belizeans than that often mystical commodity known as land. And this morning in Ladyville a group of citizens who felt they were about to [...]

Five assault rifles found in Orange Walk

In late breaking crime news police have found a cache of assault weapons in the Orange Walk district. Acting on a tip, the police anti drug unit searched a jungle [...]

B.T.L. highlights cyber security on World Telecom Day…

In Belize the words telecommunications and controversy usually go hand in hand. And while there is no shortage of questions surrounding the nation’s near monopoly telecom company, B.T.L. today used [...]

…but still can not resolve massive loss of cash

And while B.T.L. talks earnestly about cyber security it has been less forthcoming regarding its own problems with missing money; namely the over seven and a half million dollars that [...]

Minister pushes higher profile for education

It’s Education Week and today, as a part of the activities, the Ministry of Education held an open house at the Belize City House of Culture. According to organisers, the [...]

Reading is focus of Literature Day

Of the three “R”s: reading, writing and arithmetic, experts have maintained that reading is fundamental. With that in mind, today the Belize National Teachers Union and the Caribbean Centre of [...]

Close Competition ends in victory for city singer

The competition was close but when the votes were tallied week seven of Channels Five’s Karaoke television had a winner. Here’s how it went at the Palm Court. William Neal, [...]

Three Belizeans head for U.S. Military Academies

The armed forces of the United States of America may be bogged down in the occupation of Iraq , and stretched thin fighting twin wars against international terrorism and illicit [...]