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2 Bowen and Bowen attacked at bank; 1 dead, 1 critical

We lead tonight’s broadcast with news of three murders in the last twenty-four hours… as two previous gunshot victims succumbed to their injuries. But first, today News Five returned to [...]

Two more shooting victims succumbed to injuries

In the other two cases, two more Belizeans succumbed to gunshot wounds. Around four-thirty Monday evening, after ten days in a coma at the K.H.M.H., eighteen year old Cameron Blease [...]

Monday evening shootings leave 2 injured

In one of the most recent shootings in the city, the victim is thirty-eight year old Marion Henkis who was shot while exiting her yard towards Regent Street West. At [...]

Seine Bight teen drowns after baptism ceremony

A Seine Bight teen has drowned following a religious ceremony. On Sunday, the lifeless body of seventeen year old Elmer Melgar was retrieved from the Swasey River near the Waterfall [...]

Shopkeeping minor held up in Another World area

A shopkeeper has reported being robbed. On Monday, two armed gunmen entered the business place of thirty-one year old Areliona Leon, located in the Another World area of Roaring Creek. [...]

James Gerou finally appears in court

James Gerou, the fourth of five persons named in the laundering of over one point five million dollars cash was finally charged today. The thirty-seven year old American National pleaded [...]

Haitian security guard charged with Carnal Knowledge

And in other news from the courts, a Haitian security guard is behind bars tonight for carnal knowledge. Twenty-seven year old Patrick Lorent, allegedly had sex with a fourteen year [...]

Two charged for shooting seventeen year old

Two men, twenty year old Kenroy Humes and twenty-one year old Kareem “Stamma” Smith, who allegedly shot seventeen year old Justin Roches in the right side of his abdomen, were [...]

NICH President suspended over controversial contract

It has been in the news for days and today the issue came up again in Cabinet and the verdict is that except for what amounts to a slap on [...]

CitCo makes part payment on debt to B.W.C.

Employees of the Belize Waste Control Limited (B.W.C.) took to the streets yesterday to protest the City Council’s lack of payment for garbage collection services. One of the cheques issued [...]

Belmopan vendors barred from parked buses

Since the implementation of the new bus system in October, the Ministry of Transport has had no end of problems and complaints… and tonight there is another gripe coming out [...]

Newcastle disease continues to spread

Newcastle disease is a virus that affects poultry, and it was first detected late last year in the Spanish Lookout area of the Cayo District. Because of its viral nature, [...]

First male on Tek It or Leave It plays for $10,000

After a brief break due to the holidays, it’s back with a bang. That’s Tek it or Leave It, and tomorrow night to start your year right, another contestant will [...]

Gulisi primary School teaches in native languages

UNICEF and the Ministry of Education embarked on a unique project to establish intercultural bilingual education institutions in Belize several years ago. The schools, located in Dangriga, Aguacate, and San [...]