Patrick Faber is new Deputy Party Leader for UDP

It was a gradually intensifying political campaign inside the United Democratic party which culminated on Sunday with the election of the Party’s new First Deputy party leader. The post became vacant after a disgruntled Deputy Prime Minister and deputy party leader, Hon...

Belizeans detained by Guatemala to be deported

A government release made on Friday informed the nation that eight Belizean fishermen ad been detained by the Guatemalan navy on Thursday night for illegal entry into Guatemala. The release cited that the Belizean Embassy in Guatemala learned that the men were arrested when they...

National Evangelical Association of Belize Prays Together At Border with Peten & Melchor Evangelical Associations

The National Evangelical Association of Belize met with Evangelical Pastors & Associations from the Flores, Peten and Melchor areas of Guatemala on Saturday May 28th  at the Western Border in “No Man’s Land” near the OAS Adjacency Zone Office.  In all, about 70 pastors and...

Guatemalan farmers Protest in Melchor

That prayer time happened on Saturday. On Sunday, group of Guatemalans turned out for a planned protest in Melchor de Mencos. The protest is as a result of the strained relations between the two countries following the constant illegal encroachment of Guatemalan poachers into...

Is weekend ambush murder fallout from gang violence?

23 year old Michael Wallace of Belize City, a reported affiliate of the Southside Gangsters, met his untimely end this weekend in a scene straight out of Hollywood: a highway ambush between warring factions involving several firearms and multiple vehicles. It started as Wallace...

Ladyville man charged with land pollution

54 year old Pablo Pedro Bernard, an unemployed of corner Marage Road and Compassion Lane, Ladyville, must pay over a thousand dollars in fines for dumping his no longer wanted electronics on private property where garbage should not be collected, despite allegedly having...

Calaney Flowers’ case to continue

Supreme Court Justice Troadio Gonzalez today did not accept the submission of no case to answer offered by attorney Arthur Saldivar on behalf of Calaney Flowers, who is accused of the August 28, 2012 murder of her ex-boyfriend, Lyndon Morrison, and the attempted murder of his new...

Run around at court for Candelaria family

For the past couple of months now, the Candelaria family has been back and forth with the case regarding the murder of their loved one, Maria Candelaria. Candelaria’s death was a result of domestic violence. As if receiving a beating from her common- law husband...