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Wild West; 6 shootings in Belize City

If you stayed in Belize City over the weekend, you would probably wonder if you were hearing the sounds of fireworks or maybe you already knew you lived in our [...]

3 persons shot on Bocotora Street

The second shooting occurred a short while after and in this case, three persons were injured. Just before nine on Friday night, three men—twenty-five year old Glenford Young, twenty-two year [...]

Random shootings continued through Sunday

Two days later, on Sunday, gunshots rang out once again in separate incidents in the City and two persons fell victim. The first was a broad daylight shooting at the [...]

Fire burns a million dollars in logwood business

A fire that was started to clear a plot of land on the Western Highway has resulted in major losses to a nearby company. The manager of the Pine Lumber [...]

K.H.M.H. has enough spaces in Morgue; but Police and Pathologist at Rigamortis

There have been numerous reports that families are unable to bury their loved ones because the postmortem examinations required by the police department have been, to say the least, at [...]

Graveyard Book is gone with fired City Council Employee

After those bodies leave the morgue, then the families can finally have a funeral service followed by a burial in the cemetery.  And that’s where our next story takes place—inside [...]

Primary School Students confident about P.S.E.

A record number of students, seven thousand one hundred and seventy-six, have signed up for the 2012 Primary School Examination. Thirty-six high schools are being used to host students from [...]

OCEANA files lawsuit against Elections and Boundaries

While the primary school students have learned a lot from their teachers, a local environmental group is bent on teaching the Ministry of Public Service and Elections and Boundaries a [...]

Mena Group gets back Wood Depot assets

In the Supreme Court this morning, the assets of what was formerly known as the Wood Depot Company were returned to the Mena family of Belmopan. The Chief Justice, Kenneth [...]

Another man convicted of firearm and ammo offences

And while the Supreme Court case is good news for the Mena group, on the ground floor which houses the Magistrate Court, the rooms continued to process a regular share [...]

Stabbed in jail, but freed of firearm offences

Meanwhile, another man who was remanded for a firearm offence got good news in court today. Twenty-one year old Woodrow Reyes of Partridge Street was remanded for two counts of Kept Firearm [...]

Labour Commissioner mediating B.E.L. and Union

The Belize Electricity Workers Union (B.E.W.U.) has been at odds with the Belize Electricity Limited (B.E.L.) and both groups have exhausted the Collective Bargaining Agreement. It appeared that rolling blackouts [...]

K.H.M.H. gets a new Medical Services Director

One place the light won’t go out soon is the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (K.H.M.H.), which has just announced the appointment of a new Director of Medical Services. The person [...]

B.T.B. organized with new board members

The K.H.M.H. may have one more experienced person on its staff but the Belize Tourism Board has several new bo ard of directors.  The new B.T.B. board comprises of new [...]

Christopher Glancy ordained as Auxiliary Bishop

The new appointments at the K.H.M.H. and the B.T.B. could only be outdone by an appointment that truly comes from the top. Bishop Christopher Glancy was ordained to the Roman [...]

KTV Latino Finals; who will be 2012 Champ?

Every week you can hear divine notes of music on this station.  KTV Latino Season Three winds down this Tuesday night live from the Bliss.  Who will be the champion [...]

Football, softball and cycling ups on Sports Monday

Good evening, I’m James Adderley. Welcome to this issue of Sports Monday.   The championship series for the 2012 Premier League of Belize title got underway inside the Michael Ashcroft [...]