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Another Belize City man gunned down in cold blood

Violence and Belize City have come to be synonymous words and that reputation was bolstered again this weekend as the old capital was the scene of yet another fatal shooting. [...]

Cotton Tree villager charged for young mother’s murder

In late February we reported the vicious murder of twenty-two year old Mirna Sanabria, who was shot and killed while clutching her seven month old baby. But exactly two months [...]

Head on collision on Boom Road claims one life

A head on collision on the Boom/Hattieville Road on Sunday evening resulted in the loss of one life. Reports to News Five are that thirty-two year old Sergio Gongora was [...]

Fight between brothers leads to arson in Bladen Village

Details are still sketchy but it appears tonight that an argument between brothers led to an act of arson in Bladen Village on Friday. According to police reports, thirty-six year [...]

Accused rapist expelled from Belize

An accused rapist from the states living in the Stann Creek district has been expelled from Belize. According to local authorities, Dennis Wayne Fleming was charged with Rape in Oregon [...]

Cayo bartender charged in forged cheque scam

A Cayo bartender is tonight accused of orchestrating a con to steal thousands of dollars from an exclusive hotel in the Stann Creek district. According to Roberto Fabbri, manager of [...]

P.U.P. leader prepares for March municipal elections

On Friday, he led Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition in the House of Representatives, but today Johnny Briceño is actively preparing to face off with the U.D.P. in the 2009 municipal [...]

P.U.C. to announce initial decision on B.E.L. price hike Friday

It doesn’t come as a much of a surprise but according to the Public Utilities Commission, the public’s response to Belize Electricity Limited’s request for a rate increase is a [...]

Succotz Marching Band wins Band Fest back to back …

On Saturday afternoon Orange Walk town was a blaze of colour and steeped in music as marching bands and drum corps from across the country gathered to participate in Band [...]

… While Joyce Flowers is Ms. Y 2008

It was full house at the Belize City Centre on Saturday night as six contestants vied for the coveted title of Miss Y 2008. In the end, it was sixty [...]

Cuban Hip Hop film debuts at the Bliss

Rounding out entertainment news tonight is the Cuban story of hip hop. “InVentos Hip Hop Cubano” is an award winning, medium length documentary by Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi that chronicles how Cuban [...]

Texmar Boys are champions of Belize Bank’s Super League

Good evening, I’m James Adderley, this is Sports Monday. The tension inside the Michael Ashcroft Stadium for game two of the three game Super League Championship series between Benque DC [...]

Question to viewers: How to transcribe Kriol

Over the years we have consistently received comments from viewers/readers expressing their difficulty with our transcriptions of certain quotes in stories in which the speakers use Kriol. The common complaint [...]