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Manhunt for alleged serial rapist ends

After being on the run for days, the most wanted man is now in police custody. Twenty-two year old Leroy Gomez, who has been accused in six cases of rape [...]

Customs bust another container of fake cigarettes

There is another bust by Customs to report today at the Port Compound. Information to News Five late this evening confirms that when a suspect container was opened this afternoon, [...]

Gang rivalry spills to Hattieville Prison

Gang rivalry has apparently spilled into prison life and an inmate at the Hattieville Prison is recuperating from injuries he suffered after a fight with another prisoner, reportedly over an [...]

Inquest in death of Mark “T-Dog” Stuart begins

And still on prison life, a coroner’s inquest began today in the death of thirty-four year old Mark “T Dog” Stuart, an inmate who was shot and killed on August [...]

Businessman wins round 1 of constitutional case

In July businessman Barry Bowen filed a claim against the government of Belize objecting to a proposed amendment to section seventeen of the constitution. In that amendment, G.O.B. sought to [...]

Tourism industry hit by death of U.S. tourist

Since the beginning of the year, Belize’s tourism industry has been taking a licking. Arrivals are down and bad publicity from the grenade incidents and a sensational gang documentary has [...]

Holy Cross Anglican School of San Pedro is under threat

There is a developing story from San Pedro Ambergris Caye where Holy Cross Anglican School is claiming it is under threat because the land that the school sits on could [...]

Orange Walk businessman says it is much ado about nothing

In our newscast last night, we reported that businessman Orlando De La Fuente was accosted in Chetumal on Tuesday and held by Mexican authorities for having various types of drugs [...]

Two win “Penta Paint Up Di Place” art competition

Penta Paint Up Di Place, that is the name of an exhibition organised by the Habet Group of Companies, one of largest distributions of paint and hardware in Belize. The [...]

Young woman needs help to locate her father

And while twelve youngsters have reason to celebrate, a young lady needs your help to locate her father after he did not return home two days ago from his job [...]

Government partners with Special Olympics Int’l

Special Olympics is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit and productive members of society through sports training and competition. This evening Special [...]

Kim Simpliss named ambassador for special needs children

And special needs children in Belize have their first ambassador. At today’s press conference, the Managing Director of Special Olympics North America signed an agreement with the Prime Minister to [...]

Belize-Mexico tennis tournament begins Friday

The Sixth International Belize-Mexico Friendship Tournament is scheduled for this weekend. The Belize Tennis Association has chosen its top tennis players that are to compete against visiting players from Mexico [...]

Healthy Living: what causes headaches?

Everyone suffers from headaches at some point in time and while there are many types, at least one hundred and fifty of them, our medical professional will tell you why [...]