Foreign Minister speaks at OAS assembly; back home, some want his head!

The General Assembly meeting of the Organization of American States comes to an end today in the Dominican Republic. Both the foreign minister of Belize and Guatemala made presentations during which they spoke of the role of the hemispheric organization in helping both countries...

Canadian national wanted by San Pedro police for Murder

Ambergris CAye police are asking the public’s assistance in locating Canadian National Jordan Bacchus Bacchus  is wanted for the murder of 31-year-old Melvin Almendarez  who was found dead on May 6th at a feeder road in Southern Ambergris Caye. A post mortem conducted on...

Shane Gillett acquitted of murder of Samuel Price

30 year old Shane Gillett, Burrell Boom resident accused of and alleged to have confessed to the murder of 84 year old Samuel Price in 2011, could not have willingly given police a caution statement detailing his confession, Justice Adolph Lucas ruled today. And so, the judge...

KHMH denies report of negligence during blackout

Yesterday PLUS News was told by a source that a female KHMH patient from the Jane Usher Boulevard area of Belize City died during a blackout Monday night because hospital staff did not turn on the hospital generator quick enough to get her ventilator going after it cut off....

Fishers Arrested for Out of Season Lobster

52 year old Lucito Armando Sosa  and 42 year old Elizardo Tut, both of Independence Village, Stann Creek District were both arrested for the possession of lobster tails out of season. On Tuesday June 14, 2016 the Conservation Compliance Unit – Punta Gorda branch of the Belize...

Catholic Church to conduct mass at Belize Guatemala border

The Catholic church in Belize will be meeting with its counterpart from Guatemala  for a Mass to be held at the border. The mass will be held under the theme,” Neighbours seeking the way of peace”. The event is scheduled for this coming Saturday  June 18, 2016.  The objective of...

National Tertiary Level Empowerment Symposium to address Belize sovereignty

On Friday, representatives of Belize’s entire tertiary level education system – eight junior colleges, the University of Belize and Galen University as host – will gather in San Ignacio for a first-ever National Tertiary Level Empowerment Symposium on the topic “Defendi...

4H center graduates 25 persons

25 persons graduated from the 4H Center in Belmopan this morning. We spoke to CEO for Youth, Sports, and Culture, Adele Catzim Sanchez. Adele Catzim Sanchez- CEO for youth, sports and culture: I am glad that this year we have 25 graduates who have completed the ten month program...

Reality Youth releases new album

Reality Youth, a well known musical artist in the Christian community, released his new album and music video this morning on Rise and Shine. Reality Youth had been on rise and shine several times before talking about his upcoming projects, and he was back this morning to give...