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Paul Alvarez shot for a second time in less than a year

A Belize City man is tonight recovering after being shot in the face. Paul Alvarez Jr., aka “Paulie”, became the latest shooting victim on Friday night after he was injured [...]

Anti-drug operation on La Isla Bonita; Coast Guard officers shoot a civilian

A man is at the K.H.M.H. recovering from a gunshot wound he received during a Coast Guard operation on Northern Ambergris Caye. Acting on information received, on Saturday the Coast [...]

Allegation of unnecessary force by Coast Guard a hoax

There is a serious allegation arising from the Coast Guard operation on Ambergris Caye over the weekend. As officers transported the injured Frank Edwards to the San Pedro Polyclinic, they [...]

BSCFA and B.S.I. planned meeting…will it happen?

Late Friday evening, a letter was sent out by the Belize Sugar Industries Limited in reference to the ongoing negotiation with the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association on a new [...]

The art of drum making and its significance to the Garifuna people

Garifuna Settlement Day will be celebrated on Tuesday and residents across the country have begun their annual pilgrimage to the Culture Capital, where they will indulge in plenty of food [...]

The first National Secondary School Oil Debate Competition in Belize

The Belize Coalition to Save our Natural Heritage is hosting the first National Secondary School Oil Debate Competition in Belize. Nine schools from across the country are going up against [...]

2 men sentenced for gun and ammunition offences; 18 year old incarecerated

Eighteen-year-old Shane Godoy, charged with kept firearm and ammunition without a gun license, was sentenced to five years for each count today by Senior Magistrate Sharon Fraser, after she found [...]

20 year old John Faber sentenced to 5 years for ammo offences

Twenty-year-old John Faber, charged with kept firearm and ammunition without a gun license, was also sentenced to five years for each count today by Senior Magistrate Sharon Fraser after she [...]

Workshop held to improve the use of IBIS

The introduction of the Integrated Ballistics Identification System, IBIS, in October 2012 provided the National Forensic Science Service a new means of solving gun-related crimes at a crucial time when [...]

UNCAF U-16 competition gets underway in Belmopan

The Central American Under-sixteen Football Tournament gets underway tonight in Belmopan with an impressive line-up of inaugural matches, including the much anticipated Belize/Nicaragua face-off.  That opening game will be aired [...]

Sorrel Stout back on the shelves

Beer drinkers are in for a special treat, as the Belize Brewing Company is once again putting to market a unique stout for the season. The product is spiced with [...]

Weekend sporting highlights with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Week 8 in the Belikin Cup was a bit iffy because of the rains but at best 2 of [...]