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Ex-employee charged for missing money at C.W.U.

Earlier this month, missing monies created chaos at the Christian Workers Union as accusations of misappropriation were levied at the organisation’s leadership. But tonight, the C.W.U. bosses have been vindicated [...]

Armed businesswoman shoots thief in noon robbery

Tonight a well known criminal is under police guard at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital pending charges in connection with an assault on a Belize City businesswoman. According to police, [...]

Cops: counterfeit cash trading hands in Corozal

Tonight residents in the Corozal district are asked to be on the lookout for funny money. According to authorities in the north, over the past week businesses have reported counterfeit [...]

Barrow calls on G.O.B. to specify use of oil revenues

Oil has been a hot topic in the news ever since the natural resource was discovered in commercial quantities below the Spanish Lookout community. But these days the discussion centres [...]

Butane prices up $3 in second increase in 2 months

In news about another type of energy, the government has announced a three dollar increase in the price of butane. The new retail rate for a hundred pound cylinder is [...]

Free textbooks distributed to schools

The first stage of government’s free textbook programme is in full swing as the first shipment of school supplies arrived in Belize earlier this week. News Five’s Jacqueline Godwin stopped [...]

Highschoolers to receive scholarships for tutoring

And while officials are taking care of the textbooks, across the country, parents and students are beginning to make their own back to school preparations. But there’s good news for [...]

Catholic Bishop calls on youth to take up vocation

Throughout the world religious leaders of all denominations have noted the significant decline in the number of people being called to serve the church. The situation is no different in [...]

Prison week continues with talent show

Talent shows are a common feature on the Belizean event calendar, but this afternoon News Five’s Jacqueline Godwin headed to Hattieville for a very special event. Jacqueline Godwin This afternoon, [...]