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Eamon Courtenay Says Timelines Need to be Set for Legal Proceedings

There is still a number of questions as to what will happen next week Wednesday, on April tenth, following the granting of an interim injunction. Twenty-four hours after the ruling, [...]

Will Court of Appeal Hear Injunction Case this Weekend?

There are two hearings at play. One is before the Chief Justice and the other is before the Court of Appeal where as we said, the government is attempting to [...]

Eamon Courtenay: “We live in a country where we have a constitution”

Aside from filing an injunction forthwith, government is also seeking a variation of the Chief Justice’s decision which would essentially allow for the referendum to be held on April tenth [...]

Government Prepares Itself for Worst Case Scenario

All things considered, government is already looking at the worst case scenario which simply means that the referendum may very well be held in June, after the issue has been [...]

Leaked Memo from Chief Elections Officer on Referendum

With all that is taking place or about to take place in the courts; soon after the pronouncements of the Prime Minister establishing his time line for legal challenges of [...]

HBO and Cable Operators’ Association Sign 5 Licensing Agreements

Cable operators in Belize will now be able to legally provide thirty programming channels such as HBO, MAX, Lifetime and SyFy. This comes after the signing of licensing agreements between [...]

Eugene Wallace is Murdered on Faber’s Road Extension

In less than twelve hours, there were two shootings and a stabbing that left a total of two persons dead and three others injured. It all occurred within a two [...]

Marcus Frazier is Stabbed to Death after He Attacks a Man

The other loss of life was as a result of a stabbing as early as nine o’clock on Wednesday morning. A young man was killed during a violent confrontation at [...]

Minor is Shot off Faber’s Road Extension

A shooting that occurred three hours earlier is believed to have triggered the murder of Eugene Wallace. It happened on Rio Grande Crescent in proximity of the Wallace murder scene [...]

Another Motorcyclists Perishes

A large number of deaths have been as a result of motorcycle collisions in the past week; at least eight persons perished on major highways, including the death of two [...]

Accident Victim Recovering at K.H.M.H. after He was Knocked Down by Bus

There’s another victim of a traffic accident. Paraiso villager Jose Cortez is recovering at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after he was knocked off his motorcycle by a bus driven [...]

Official Details on Home Invasion at Sapphire Resort

On Tuesday around one-thirty a.m., two Canadian guests at Sapphire Resort located nine and a half miles north of Ambergris Caye were targeted by thieves. Joseph and Marilyn Troiano were [...]

Eamon Courtenay Admonishes Lisa for Representing G.O.B.

Due to the volume of news on Wednesday, we didn’t cover the following matter, which involves attorney Lisa Shoman.  Her future of attorney as a member of the People’s United [...]

To Whom Does Lisa Shoman Belong?

While the Leader of the Opposition is prepared to respect Shoman’s decision, she says she has not relinquished membership in the People’s United Party.  According to Shoman, the matter of [...]

Local Bus Operators Have Had Enough with Guatemalan, Mexican Bus Companies in Belize

Today, local bus and taxi operators met in Belize City to discuss what they say is a continued economic threat by foreign bus companies. The operators say that Mexican and [...]

Hattieville Resident to Stand Trial for Murder of Missing Man

Alaine Garcia, a mechanic of Hattieville, went missing and was believed to be dead but his body was never found. In May of 2018, a Hattieville resident Albert Emmanuel Jones [...]

Sanjay Pilgrim is Acquitted of the Murder of his Friend

After two weeks in trial, the case against undertaker Sanjay Pilgrim, accused of the stabbing murder of his friend, Carrington Bodden, concluded before Justice Colin Williams. Bodden was killed in [...]

Was San Antonio Fire a Case of Arson?

Meanwhile, police are investigating another house fire; this time in San Antonio Village, Toledo District.  A wooden and thatch structure, the home of Wallace Coy, was destroyed by fire. As [...]

A Family is Homeless After Fire Guts 3 Houses in San Roman, Stann Creek

A family from San Roman, Stann Creek remains without a roof over their heads after the place they once called home went up in flames on Monday. Three thatch houses [...]

Special Olympics Fun Run to Be Held

The Special Olympics annual fun run is scheduled to take place this coming Saturday. The event will be held countrywide to “foster active infusion and participation of all regardless of [...]

Primary School Countrywide Participate in National Volleyball Championship

Ten primary school teams today competed in the 2019 National Primary School Volleyball Championship Games. Hosted by the National Sports Council, the games were held in two locations; the Civic [...]

Healthy Living: Behind the Scenes at K.H.M.H. Lab

They work behind the scenes playing a crucial role in our diagnosis and care. Most often once we see blood sample drawn, we give little thought to it until we [...]