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Prime Minister joins ailing wife for urgent medical treatment in U.S.

The Prime Minister left the country earlier today for Miami where his wife, Kim Simpliss Barrow is receiving treatment for breast cancer. Simpliss Barrow was re-admitted to the hospital on [...]

Tropicana style murder and shooting of Mayen brothers

By the time the weekend was over, three persons had been murdered. In the Old Capital, two were shot and killed. Car dealer Anthony Mayen and his two brothers left [...]

Mayflower visitor shot and killed

Just before eight o’clock on Sunday night, shots rang out in elsewhere in the Old Capital. A Dangriga man was shot and killed in one of the City’s most dangerous [...]

Belmopan resident hacked and killed

In the capital, the family of eighteen year old Valentino Coc believes he was lured to his death. Coc left home to play football on Saturday evening. He did not [...]

Sunday night fare leaves cab driver and minor as shooting victims

There was other violence over the weekend. A cab driver and his passenger almost lost their lives when several shots were fired at about eleven on Sunday night. They are [...]

Melchor resident claims to be owner of stolen vehicle

Police are providing details on a scuffle near the Belize/Guatemala Border around eleven o’clock on Friday morning.  There was an altercation between Benque Viejo Police and a group of Guatemalan [...]

Walk with Cancer Society to bring awareness

This year’s annual cancer walk was bigger than ever. Thousands woke up at the crack of dawn on Saturday to walk from Ladyville to Belize City to build awareness for [...]

Fisherman hooked for murder of Yanki

Another man has been charged in connection with the murder of forty-nine year old Brian Welch who was gunned down on Faber’s Road on April twenty-ninth of this year. Twenty-two [...]

Bail denied for Honduran convicted of human trafficking

Forty-one year old, Yolanda Garcia, owner of Serenita’s bar on Regent Street West was found guilty of human trafficking of a seventeen year old employee. In February of this year [...]

78 year old knocked down and killed at mile 69

An elderly Guatemalan national was the victim of a fatal traffic accident that occurred on the Western Highway on Sunday morning. Seventy-eight year old Celestino Perez Borando was hit by [...]

Disturbing acts of Vandalism at Sacred Heart

Over two hundred students from standards four and five at Sacred Heart Primary in San Ignacio were not in their classrooms today. A total of eight classrooms were hit by [...]

Take a juicy bite of Mango Festival

For a second year in a row, Hopkins held an all day Mango festival. Year round, this fruit is enjoyed by the villagers, but there is abundance in the mango [...]

Police get equipment to destroy weapons

Last August, the Ministry of Police was gifted with a firearm marking machine as a part of the OAS program ‘Promoting Firearms Marking in Latin America and the Caribbean’. That [...]

GSU busts reputed George Street Gang member for gun and ammo

The Gang Suppression Unit made a significant arrest over the weekend. The Unit arrested a reputed George Street Gang member on Saturday night just before ten o’clock. The GSU approached [...]

Ball Bouncing Sports Update with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Game II of the National Female Football Championship travelled to the Carl Ramos Stadium on Saturday where the Dangriga [...]