Porn problem at San Pedro High

SAN PEDRO TOWN, Thurs. May 21, 2015–Four students 2nd form of San Pedro High School in San Pedro Town have been sent home on a one-week suspension from school as punishment for circulating pornography at the [...]

Lake I man executed in yard on Periwinkle Street

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 21, 2015–Kareem Grant, 26, of Periwinkle Street in Lake Independence, died after being shot at about 8:30 last night in the yard of an unused house on the street, two houses from [...]

Guats continue to “rape Chiquibul”

SAN JOSE SUCCOTZ, Cayo District, Thurs. May 21, 2015–The Chiquibul Forest—which spans over 400,000 acres in western Belize, abutting the Belize-Guatemala border—continues to be the target of illegal pillaging by Guatemalans; and this year, there is [...]

Efrain Alpuche and Saulito Vasquez charged with torching BSI/ASR cane field

ORANGE WALK TOWN, Wed. May 20, 2015–After just over 47 hours in detention, Efrain Alpuche, the personal driver and bodyguard of PUP politician and cane farmer, Ramon “Monchie” Cervantes, Jr., and Saulito Vasquez, both of Orange [...]

“I paid Castro $2,000 for each visa application!”

BELIZE CITY, Fri. May 15, 2015–The presentation of evidence as part of the defamation case brought by Belize Rural North area representative Hon. Edmond Castro continued today in the Supreme Court of Justice Courtenay Abel with [...]

Gunman fatally shot woman in moving vehicle

ROARING CREEK, Cayo District, Mon. May 18, 2015–Rosalie Galvez, 33, of Society Hall, Roaring Creek, Cayo District, a mother of three children, died tragically after being shot by a cold-blooded gunman at about 6:30 yesterday evening, [...]

Double murder in Pineapple Hill

TEAKETTLE, Cayo District, Mon. May 18, 2015–The Pineapple Hill area, of Teakettle in the Cayo District, was the scene of an appalling double homicide – the victims of which were two American nationals who were apparently [...]

Verdes ends 3-peat reign of Belmopan Bandits

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 18, 2015–Crime is down 30%, so said Minister of Police, BDF and owner of the Belmopan Bandits football club, Hon. John Saldivar; and his words may have been prophetic in a way, [...]

Hon. Castro on “hot seat” in court!

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 14, 2015–Belize Rural North area representative and Minister of State Hon. Edmond “Clear the Land” Castro took the witness stand in the Supreme Court of Justice Courtenay Abel today, as the defamation [...]

Hon. King has been “lying to us, betraying us, fooling us!”

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 14, 2015–The ongoing infrastructural development that has been occurring on the fringes of the Lake Independence area known as “Gungulung” near Holy Emmanuel Street Extension has led to the displacement of multiple [...]