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  • Cane Farmers Say they Want to be Major Share Holders of BSI

    Who will take over the major shareholding in the Belize Sugar Industries Limited? Will it be Banco Atlántida of Honduras or the cane farmers of the north? That is the question that is currently on many minds and by all indications there is no easy answer...
  • Is there Corruption at Orange Walk Town Hall? Allegations Are There is

    To say that the Orange Walk Town Council is in a complete financial mess would be one heck of an understatement at this point. To put it in a nutshell – the Council is broke, the infrastructure in town is a mess and there doesn’t seem to be a light at...
  • Northern Caucus Takes Position on the Sale of B.S.I To Banco Atlántida

    Following on the meeting on Saturday, this morning the Northern Caucus of the People’s United Party issued a release calling on the Prime Minister and the Government of Belize to, and I quote, “ensure that the majority shares of the Belize Sugar Indus...
  • P.U.P Northern Caucus Discusses Sale of B.S.I

    The impending sale of the Belize Sugar Industries Limited to Banco Atlántida of Honduras has been making headlines here in Belize and has also captured international attention. It is a subject that will no doubt be the focus of discussions, especially si...
  • Medical Students Offer Free Heath Clinic

    Yesterday hundreds of residents living in the Orange Walk East constituency took advantage of a free health clinic being offered by a group of medical students visiting from Ohio. The students, studying for medical careers at the Kettering College of Medi...
  • Mother of Missing Twenty One Year Pleads For Him to Come Back Home

    Delcy Herbert, a resident of Trial Farm village is asking for the public’s assistance in locating her son, 21 year old Jason Herbert. Jason Herbert is described as being of clear complexion, slim built, black eyes and black hair. He is 5’ 9’’ in h...
  • San Pablo Resident Claims Police Brutality

    A family from the village of San Pablo is alleging a very disturbing run in with the Police over the weekend. The incident unfolded on Saturday afternoon when San Pablo villager Teodoro Mai left his house in the company of the Police Officer stationed in ...
  • Corozal Records its 4th Murder for 2011

    Last week Orange Walk recorded its 8th and 9th murder in the space of two days and today Corozal Police are trying to assembe the pieces of the puzzle surrounding the murder of a 24 year old male whose body was found on mile 70 on the Northern Highway. At...
  • GLOW Teaches Young girls Leadership Skills.

    “GLOW”- Girls Leading Our World is a girls club initiated by Peace Corps Volunteer Molly Fillion in our district. The club consists of over three groups of standard three, four, five and six female students that come from the different schools in the ...
  • Youth Participate In Personal Development Camp

    The Belize Family Life Association, HECOPAB, and Youth for the Future have all sent participants to the first Personal Development Camp. The camp is being headed by a representative of BFLA and is presently hosting 20 youth from all over town. Louigie...
  • Burglar Walks Away with $1,500 Worth in Items

    A resident of Corozal has reported to Police that over $1,500 worth of items was stolen from his premises. Carlos Riverol, a resident of Halls Layout, told Police that between 11:00pm of the 19th of July and 7:00am on the 20th of July someone burglarized ...
  • Second Payment Looking Good for for Cane Farmers

    The 2010/2011 crop season came to an end with a record breaker when it comes to the TCTS. Despite the fact that there was a shortfall in the amount of cane delivered to the factory, one can still say that the 2010/2011 crop season was a good one because c...
  • Stepfather Accused of Sexually Harassing 7 Year old Stepdaughter

    Tonight Corozal Police are looking for a man from Progresso village after his stepdaughter reported that he sexually assaulted her. The disturbing report was made by a 7 year old minor who told Police that on July 17th she was at her aunt’s house when h...
  • Burglar Caught Red Handed Remanded to Prison

    An Orange Walk resident caught a burglar red-handed on Monday night. Nelsie Vasquez of Flamboyant Street told Police that on Monday at around 9:00pm she was asleep when she heard a commotion inside the living room adjacent to her bedroom. Upon making chec...
  • Twenty one year old and 16 year old Arraigned for Cardona’s Murder

    Today the man accused of killing 23 year old Orson Cardona On Wednesday July 13th and the 16 year old minor believed to be his accomplice were arraigned at the Orange Walk Magistrate’s Court. The minor, whose identity we will not reveal, was charged for...
  • La Inmaculada Catholic Church to Hold Youth Concert

    On Saturday July 23rd the La Inmaculada Catholic Church will be holding a massive youth concert at the Orange Walk People Stadium starting at 6:00pm. The Christian concert is a second of its kind and this time it will feature the Hosanna musical Group fro...
  • YFF O/W Looking for Nominees for Belize Youth Award

    From August 7th to the 13th youth across the country will be celebrating National Youth Week. One of the highlights of the week is the Belize Youth Award, a prestigious national honor bestowed on outstanding young Belizeans between the ages of 15 to 29 wh...
  • Women Participate in Marketing Workshop

    Many organizations within our midst, such as the MAMAS group, the Creative Women in Art and the Women’s Group of Guinea Grass provide opportunities for women to learn a trade, and that trade, be it in art, cake decorating, embroidery or sewing is just t...
  • School is out and Musical Classes are In

    With school out for the long summer holiday a number of children are participating in various summer camps organized by a number of organizations. While some children as you saw yesterday are taking part in a Literacy and Mathematics program others as ...
  • Teachers Participate in CPED Program

    In our education system teachers play a critical role, tasked with developing and fostering appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the maximum development of the student. To accomplish that job they not only need to follow a Ministry approved c...