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Briceño says he’s ready but hasn’t yet made up his mind

It is a game of cat and mouse that come Friday will more closely resemble a tangle between tiger and warrie. Friday of course, is the deadline by which candidates [...]

Two Georgetown teens die in fire; were locked in house by dad

National Fire Service investigators have not yet concluded what caused a blaze yesterday in Georgetown Village in which two teenage girls died. However, they are conducting interviews and will forward [...]

Cardenas charged for robbery; double murder rap pending

Luis Cardenas, who handed himself in to police following last week’s double murder in Orange Walk Town, has been remanded to the Hattieville Prison—but not on a charge of homicide [...]

Cops arrest suspect in Placencia murder

In Placencia, police have charged twenty-four year old Brian Vernon in connection with the fatal shooting of twenty-five year old Shannon “Shaggy” Henderson. While police do not believe Vernon was [...]

Corozal man still missing; family requests help

You have seen his picture on this broadcast before. Fifty-three year old Alfred White senior of Corozal lost his house in hurricane Dean and over the next few months his [...]

City Council cleans up political posters

Posters and banners have always been a traditional medium for political messages but after an election, they are little more than an eyesore. According to Deputy Mayor Anthony Michael, the [...]

Fidel stepping down, not out, says ambassador

The announcement is not expected to have any effect on the already strong relations with Belize but today the world’s longest serving head of state, Cuban President Fidel Castro, declared [...]

Y.W.C.A. receives help from Japan

It’s one of the country’s most active and well known non-governmental organisations, but name recognition alone does not help finance all the good works of the Y.W.C.A. News Five’s Janelle [...]

B.D.F. and others provide computers to O.W. school

Presentations of computers to schools are hardly big news these days but the ceremonies that took place today in Orange Walk were special for people on all sides of the [...]