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Jones gives back her Olympic medals

Disgraced Olympic champion Marion Jones has returned the five medals she won at the Sydney games. According to international press reports, today Jones’ lawyer, Henry DePippo, confirmed that earlier today [...]

Indefinite injunction stops Stake Bank cruise port

The controversy over the twice promised Belize City cruise port continues to wallow in the heavy seas of politics and economics. The latest development is that the temporary injunction granted [...]

17 year old charged with “Horse” Reid murder

While shootings and violence continue in Belize City, the good news is that for the past twelve days there hasn’t been a homicide. In the interim, police detectives say they [...]

Popular Karaoke DJ wounded in shooting

And back to those non-fatal shootings … The latest victim is a popular singer and as I found out this morning, his quick reflexes may have saved his life. Louis [...]

Two charged in separate shootings

And while investigators search for the man who shot Louis Maskall, police have another problem on their hands. In less than two weeks, two separate mobile patrols have been fired [...]

Orange Walk bar owner charged with human trafficking

While gun related charges are a common offence in Belize, human trafficking is not. But that’s exactly the accusation being levied against a Corozal bar owner tonight. According to cops [...]

Two missing on boat from Glover’s Reef

Details are sketchy but reports out of Dangriga tonight are that two people are missing at sea. According to our sources, this morning Earl Jacobs and his boss, Kendra Schofield [...]

Hurricane Iris struck south six years ago

While there is only a minor disturbance being monitored in the Caribbean Sea tonight, six years ago Belize was battening down for the arrival of Hurricane Iris. The category four [...]

Driver dies trying to avoid pedestrian

Separate traffic accidents over the weekend have left one man dead and thirteen people injured. According to police, the first incident occurred just before nine on Saturday morning. Officers in [...]

Philip DeShield wins Belize Scholarship

The 2007 Belize Scholarship recipient has been announced. He is nineteen year old Belize City resident Philip Harold DeShield. At the end of the last school year, DeShield was one [...]

Chinese community sponsors fundraiser for Pallotti

On Sunday night, a local audience was treated to dance, music, and vocals, courtesy of the Chinese community. “What a Beautiful Jasmine” was held at the Bliss Center for the [...]

F.C. Belize defeats B.D.F. in football action

Good evening I’m James Adderley and we welcome you to this edition of Sports Monday. We get our first look at the Belize Defence Force this football season as they [...]