“Boy killer” emptied gun into tattoo customer

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 3, 2015–The never-ending gun violence in Belize City continues.    At about 2:30 this afternoon, Glenford Vernon, 26, of Cran Street, was executed while getting a tattoo at a tattoo shop on [...]

Guat president and ex-Vice President in jail

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept 3, 2015–The street movement in Guatemala City that began in April and has seen the country’s ex-Vice President Roxana Baldetti stripped of her immunity from prosecution and imprisoned amidst allegations of corruptions, [...]

3 men disappear at sea

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 3, 2015–Three Belize City men who travelled to the Turneffe Island to recover a boat for repairs last Thursday and were to return to the city that same day, have disappeared.  The [...]

General elections no later than “first part of next year” – PM Barrow

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 3, 2015–The United Democratic Party (UDP) government of Prime Minister Dean O. Barrow is confident that it will secure a third term whenever general elections are called— any time before the March [...]

PM Barrow’s wife’s police driver charged with murder!

CAYO DISTRICT, Mon. Aug. 31, 2015–The latest public embarrassment to hit the Belize Police Department is that a police corporal who is the driver of Prime Minister Dean Barrow’s wife, Kim Simplis-Barrow, the Special Envoy of [...]

Russell Hyde and girlfriend shot dead

BELMOPAN, Mon. Aug. 31, 2015–The Hyde family of Belmopan and Camalote has been plagued by excruciating violence over the last few months, a violence that has taken the lives of many family members both at home [...]

Falon Cain, new Queen of the Bay

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 31, 2015–September is the most celebrated month in Belize and the Queen of the Bay pageant has always been a central part of these celebrations.   This year, Falon Cain, Miss Stann [...]

He kissed his grandmother 56 times, then was shot dead

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 31, 2015 –The never-ending gun violence in the city continues, and at about 8:30 Saturday night, Malique Jair Dixon, 20, of Mahogany Street Extension, was shot multiple times by a gunman who [...]

Did Guat navy chase BDF out of Sarstoon?

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 27, 2015–The Belize Territorial Volunteers (BTV), in defiance of Prime Minister Dean O. Barrow’s warning not to return to Sarstoon Island a second time, did just that Tuesday morning, August 25, when [...]

Alberto Coleman, 55, arraigned for murder

PUNTA GORDA TOWN, Toledo, Thurs. Aug. 27, 2015–Alberto Coleman, 55, a bus driver of Hopeville, was arraigned at the Punta Gorda Magistrate Court today before Magistrate Emerson Banner on the charge of murder for the death [...]