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Team Belize beats Nicaragua in COCABA games

Belize ahead by a mile; that is in Cancun, where the national team played in protest and secured an early lead in the COCABA regional games. The team massacred Nicaragua [...]

FIBA challenges eligibility of Belize’s players

The COCABA games had a rocky start for Team Belize. The excitement wasn’t expected until the boys hit the court, but it appears that there was some strategy to scratch [...]

Denys Barrow appointed Justice of the Court of Appeals

Denys Barrow took the oath today as a Justice of the Court of Appeal. Justice Barrow was sworn in by Governor General, Sir Colville Young, at Belize House in Belmopan. [...]

Three persons charged for murder of security guard

And in the Magistrates’ Court, three persons were arraigned for the Murder of fifty-three year old Glenford Williams, who was employed with Anchor Security. The incident, a robbery attempt at [...]

Man gets a year for possession of drug paraphernalia

In other news from the courts, the brother of the Commissioner of Police, sixty-four year old William Jeffries doesn’t seem to have much regard for the law. And after eight [...]

Minor shot on Vernon Street

A shooting occurred in Belize City over the weekend in an area prone to violence. On Saturday night at about nine, a minor was standing at the corner of Vernon [...]

Hunting party accidentally kills one of its own

A family outing in the Valley of Peace Area ended fatally for one member who was mistaken for wildlife. Sometime around four o’clock last Friday, a party of the Guardado [...]

Robbers get captured after committing crime

Also on Friday, around two-thirty that afternoon, a store in the Saint Matthew’s Village near mile thirty-nine on the western highway, was the target for an armed robbery. Seventeen year [...]

Fourth person charged for murder of taxi driver

And in the capital, a fourth person was charged this morning in connection with the vicious murder of eighty-two year old Belmopan taxi-driver, James Young. Twenty-five year old Sherlock Myvette [...]

US donates over $200,000 to Belize

In other news, the US States Chargé D’Affaires J.A. Diffily, handed over a donation to Belize today at the House of Culture. These funds will be used for cultural preservation [...]

Development halted in Belize City reserve

The construction work that was occurring within Krooman Lagoon has stopped. The reserve is the only of its kind in Belize City and its importance as a catchment basin for [...]

Pumas Girls advance in Female Football championships

The COCABA games are dominating the national airwaves today, but there are a host of other sports whose fans want to know what occurred over the weekend. James Adderley has [...]