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Belize wins third COCABA game and beats Panama

Belize ninety-two, Panama eighty-eight and with that score Belize’s unblemished record on the court continued in the COCABA Championship for men. Although Team Belize is not ranked among the top [...]

FIBA rejection of national team forces PM involvement

The game between Belize and Panama is over, but the tough battle is still looming ahead and it’s not even with the Mexican team either. It is the International Basketball [...]

Olympic Committee says no competition age rule

The COCABA games in Cancun are the first in a series of competitions that lead to the 2012 Olympics in London. That begs the question, “Are the rules and regulations [...]

Government to make first Super Bond payment

There are several issues of interest that have come out of Tuesday’s cabinet meeting. There will be a changing of the command of the Belize National Coast Guard on Friday [...]

Coast Guard salutes change of command

As we said earlier in our newscast, cabinet confirmed that there will be a change of command in the Belize National Coast Guard. In its latest release, Cabinet confirmed that [...]

CLICO portfolio absorbed by RF&G

The local branch of Colonial Life Insurance Company (CLICO) is officially no more. That’s the word coming from the Supervisor of Insurance, Alma Gomez. In a release issued today, it [...]

N.T.U.C.B. holds forum on Belize/Guatemala dispute

The proposal to finally settle the Belize/Guatemala territorial dispute at the International Court of Justice (I.C.J.) sparked debate among Belizeans at home and abroad. And it was a major step [...]

Tong Sheng Zhang gets 14 years for Murder

Fourteen years; that’s the sentence handed down to forty-two year old Tong Sheng Zhang after his murder conviction today. Zhang had pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of Manslaughter and [...]

Cayo woman assaulted in club restroom

A Tuesday night out on the town turned into a nightmare for a twenty-three year old female from Santa Elena, Cayo. The woman reported to police that while attempting to [...]

More questions about death of Kevin Jex

Police ruled his death a suicide while family members call it a homicide. The death of sixteen year old Kevin Francis Jex continues to be contentious. Last week his uncle, [...]

Couple charged for 6 pounds of marijuana

A boyfriend and girlfriend caught with drugs were charged jointly today after a search of their home yielded six pounds of marijuana. The police anti-drug unit made the discovery at [...]