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Beleaguered Politician Dr. Marco Tulio Mendez Is Arraigned on Six Charges

This afternoon, Doctor Marco Tulio Mendez handed himself over to Orange Walk Police flanked by two of his attorneys, Dickie Bradley and Andrew Bennett.  His surrender and the wrangle which [...]

Exclusive: Dr. Mendez Speaks on Arraignment and Political Future

Following his arraignment and the glare of the media, we got an exclusive interview with the politician who announced that he won’t seek reelection last November. Obviously affected by the [...]

Mendez’s Case Could Be Heard in Orange Walk Supreme Court

As we said, six charges have been laid on Doctor Mendez. Four counts of aggravated assault of an indecent nature upon a minor sometime between 2006 and 2007, in November [...]

P.U.P. Suspends Orange Walk East Area Rep Indefinitely Following Indictment

Doctor Mendez is tonight on bail of five thousand dollars and is due back in court on April thirteenth, but it is expected that the matter will be elevated to [...]

Another P.U.P. Area Rep to be Charged in Orange Walk Town

While Marco Tulio Mendez is out on bail, another high ranking member of the People’s United Party is to be charged on Wednesday in the Magistrate Court. Last week, former [...]

Security Guard Mutilated Overnight in Belmopan

In the capital, a vicious murder occurred overnight and one person has been detained for questioning.  A security guard was hacked to death and his body left at the premises [...]

New Leads in New Year’s Day Murder of Teakettle Resort Manager

Like we said, that brings the murder count for the Belmopan jurisdiction to three. The first occurred on New Year’s Day at the Dream Valley Resort in Teakettle. Resort manager, [...]

Belmopan Police One Step Closer to Solving Emerson Daly’s Murder

Belmopan police also believe that they are wrapping up the investigation into the murder of Roaring Creek resident, Emerson Daly. The twenty-four year old was reported missing on Monday, January [...]

Garbage Truck Knocks Down and Drags Toddlers in Belize City

There was a traffic accident early this morning in the south side of Belize City.  Maria and Reyna, three year old twins, were riding with their mom, Reyna Savala, when [...]

Floyd McNab Gets One Year in Prison for Theft

In the Belize City Magistrate’s Court, thirty year old Floyd McNab, a car washer, was today sentenced to one year imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to twenty-two counts of theft. [...]

OCEANA Assesses Damage to Reef Caused By Grounded Sailboat

For over a month now, a boat, a steel hull vessel, has been aground on the reef near the island of Caye Caulker. Word spread like wildfire in early January [...]

Potential Impact of Grounded Vessel Discussed

Belize has the second largest barrier reef in the world and is considered part of a world heritage site. The steel hull sailboat measures at approximately thirty-five feet in length [...]

Founder of World Famous Hummingbird Highway Tamales Passes

Her tamales have been featured on CNN, Afar dot com, right here on Channel Five, and even have reviews on Trip Advisor. But the lady behind the famous tamales has [...]