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Santa Elena grandmother gunned down over land dispute

A mother of nine was savagely murdered at her house in Santa Elena, Cayo. The gunman entered her home and unleashed a barrage of bullets that took her life.  Paulina [...]

Family wonders why their son was killed by close friend in Belmopan

On Friday evening around five thirty a man was killed by his close friend. It happened in the San Martin community in Belmopan. The men got into an argument and [...]

Ex-spouse chopped up former lover in Buena Vista

There was an attempted murder in Buena Vista Village, Cayo that happened on Thursday evening after five. The village is also where a farmer, Armando Medrano, was murdered on the [...]

Triple tragedy: Road crash in Yo Creek kills three young men

A triple road fatality outside of Orange Walk Town late on Saturday has forever marred Christmas week for three families in the community of Yo Creek. Police have yet to [...]

O.W. couple survives home invasion

A couple who own a business on the Belize-Corozal Road in Orange Walk Town were attacked late on Sunday.  A masked and armed pair stormed into their residence, intent on [...]

Accused gun thieves at B.E.L. charged

A B.E.L. Security Guard was robbed at gun point of his firearm and even though he put up a fight he was over powered by a pair of gun men. [...]

G.S.U. catch weed stash on Philip Goldson Highway

Two city men were quickly apprehended in a drug bust over the weekend after one got nervous and told the cops where the drug was hidden.  The duo of Dean [...]

Simone Biles is coming to Belize!

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles is coming to Belize.  The nineteen year old, four-foot-eight gymnastic wonder was said to have accepted an invitation from the Belize Tourism Board to [...]

Anwar Barrow assesses performance as he gets ready to leave B.T.L.

Chief Executive Officer of Belize Telemedia Limited, Anwar Barrow, the son of Prime Minister, is to leave state-owned Belize Telemedia Limited in the first quarter of 2017, after what the [...]

Will U.S. Supreme Court side with Belize in arbitration dispute?

Will the Government of Belize persuade the U.S. Supreme Court to listen to its arguments to dismiss an arbitration award granted to Belize Social Development Limited in 2009? A decision [...]

No change for electricity rates in first half of 2017, says B.E.L.

Will your light bill go up on New Year’s Day? No, but we can tell you that it will not go down either. According to power provider Belize Electricity Limited, [...]

Colin Young to be named C.E.O. of Social Security Board

A second C.E.O. in government service is calling it quits. Last week, we confirmed that the C.E.O. in the Ministry of Education for at least eight years Doctor Colin Young [...]

Eastern Division North gives kids a Christmas treat

Eighty children from the least privileged areas of Eastern Division North got a Christmas treat from their friendly neighborhood cops based at Queen Street. With Ozzie the Clown as guest, [...]

Sports Monday reviews the football scene

Good evening I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday. Week 2 of the PLB playoffs brought a sense of finality. 4 teams would be presented with a final opportunity [...]