Tag Archives: '3feb2016'

Mexicans release two norteños nabbed in 45-kilo cystal meth bust

Mexicans release two norteños nabbed in 45-kilo cystal meth bust

CHETUMAL, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–Two Belizeans who had been facing major drug trafficking charges in Mexico have been freed of the charges and sources on the local front indicate that the two men are expected to [...]

Out on bail, back in jail for murder

Out on bail, back in jail for murder

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–Three men who were released on Supreme Court bail in connection with the December home invasion of Lebanese diplomat Sarkis Abou Nehra, 77, who lives in Burrell Boom, are back in [...]

Belize delegation discusses banking woes with US regulators

Belize delegation discusses banking woes with US regulators

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dean Barrow returned to Belize on Sunday after leading a high-level delegation to Washington, DC, USA, last week to confront what he had previously described [...]

John B in 2008, John B in 2016!

John B in 2008, John B in 2016!

BELMOPAN, Sun. Jan. 31, 2016–The sprawling Belmopan Comprehensive High School campus was the battleground for a historic People’s United Party (PUP) national convention to elect a new PUP leader out of a three-way race. Hon. Francis [...]

Catching up with high school football at the MCC, playoffs start today

Catching up with high school football at the MCC, playoffs start today

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–The playoffs are here already in the Central Secondary Schools Sports Association (CSSSA) high school female (F) and male (M) football tournament which kicked off on January 7 at the MCC [...]

CSSSA high school softball competition under way at Rogers Stadium

CSSSA high school softball competition under way at Rogers Stadium

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–The Central Secondary Schools Sports Association (CSSSA) 2015-2016 high school softball competition got under way this evening at Rogers Stadium with one game being played, where the females of SCA defeated [...]

2 games only in Week 2 of PLB Closing Season 2015-2016

2 games only in Week 2 of PLB Closing Season 2015-2016

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–Only 2 of the 3 scheduled games were played over the weekend in Week 2 of the Premier League of Belize (PLB) Closing Season 2015-2016. The official report has not arrived [...]

Greater parity in league as NEBL teams make key roster additions

Greater parity in league as NEBL teams make key roster additions

SAN IGNACIO TOWN, Sun. Jan. 31, 2016–Tiger Sharks continues to dominate Ballaz On Friday night, San Pedro Tiger Sharks traveled out west to take on their rivals, Cayo Western Ballaz, at the Sacred Heart College auditorium [...]

Kidney Association of Belize raises $18,000

Kidney Association of Belize raises $18,000

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 28, 2016–Today at the Belize Healthcare Partners facility, the Kidney Association of Belize held a raffle through which they were able to raise $18,000, and they say that they intend to make [...]

Belize and Guatemala move to implement 13 Placencia accords

Belize and Guatemala move to implement 13 Placencia accords

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 28, 2016–The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today confirmed reports that officials of Belize and Guatemala had held a meeting last Friday, January 22, to discuss the road ahead in advancing bilateral relations [...]