“Hard Rock” gunned down in Belize City

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Last night, another man was shot and killed in Belize City. Reports are that shots rang out on Central American Boulevard and when it subsided , 42-year-old Andrew Ian Bennett, A.K.A. “Hard Rock” was dead. According to police reports, at approximately 7:43 p.m. last night,...

Church of the Nazarene calls charges against Pastor Wade “unacceptable”

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The Church of the Nazarene  issued a press release this evening saying that it “….finds the charges made against Pastor Louis Wade Jr. totally unacceptable.” Those charges, as you may be aware, were made by the son of Minister of Works Rene Montero after Wade was conducting...

Pastor Scott Stirm spoke to witness in Pastor Wade’s case

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As we have reported before, Pastor Wade went to follow a story in San Ignacio almost 6 months ago where he alleges that he was almost run over by a red vehicle while videoing a newly built stadium. Wade showed the footage of that assault on his Rise and Shine program the...

Woman dies after being attacked by bees

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A woman was attacked and killed by Killer bees. Yesterday, 60-year-old Cruz Raquel Chan of San Ignacio Town was on her way to pick up her son from Arms of Love Primary School in the Kontiki area of San Ignacio when she was attacked by a swarm of bees. As a result, Chan succumbed...

Kremandala Chairman condemns assault on the media by UDP operatives

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The disgraceful behavior of UDP operatives at the National Assembly Building last week Wednesday, continues to be fodder for national discourse on the morning airwaves. With the Mace bearer stoning PlustV’s cameraman and threatening others, while assaulting Krem’s journalist, the...

Voice workshop

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In 2006, Voice was formed after the National Council on Ageing held a 2-Day Workshop entitled “Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of Older Persons in Belize”. The branch of the  National Council on Ageing is for older people, by older  people to address concerns unique to that...

Evangelical Churches back Wade’s Version of events

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The National Evangelical Association of Belize which represents over 250 churches across the Nation of Belize has issued a scalding press release directed at the Belize Police Department. The release is based on the incident involving Pastor Louis Wade Jr, PlusTV’s Managing...

23 year old Denia Zelaya drowns at Black Howler Evolution Tour’s

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And there is another drowning to report over the long weekend.  On Monday afternoon, Dion Bellini who is a police officer,  and his lover, 23-year-old Denia Zelaya left to have a fun-filled afternoon swimming at Black Howler Evolution Tour’s situated in Bermudian Landing village...

Another house fire in Belize City

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Another arson was reported this time in the Belama Phase 2 area of Belize City. According to police reports, 28 year old Andrew Ferguson reported to police that he was awakened by his wife who told him that she heard like someone had shattered glass in the house. As a result,...

Cayo Day

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Cayo Day was celebrated this past Sunday in the twin towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena. The event was sponsored by the Mayor of San Ignacio Town and Santa Elena Town, Earl Trapp Jr. and the town board. The activities included: a new water slide and two zip lines built along...

Dead Guatemalan in Chiquibul fell and hit his head

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We have been reporting on the body of a Guatemalan person found in the Chiquibul some two days ago.  There have been many conflicting reports as Guatemalan media said it was a Guatemalan Soldier who was killed on the Belizean side. Guatemalan media even showed a picture of the...

Senate Inquiry Chairman says he tried to bring order

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Yesterday at the Senate Select Inquiry in Belmopan, the disruptive and disrespectful behavior of UDP operatives caused the session to be suspended as Police tried to remove Brian “Yellowman” Audinett and Alberto August and others from the gallery. As we showed you, the men had...

Media asking for Yellowman’s assault to be addressed by police

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Yellowman’s behavior included a threat to throw a channel 7 camera man over the balcony, stoning our plusnews camera man with an object, and grabbing the Krem journalist’s camera while threatening to throw it to the ground.  As we told you yesterday, our plusnews camera man made...

Courtenay Says UDP hecklers trying to protect Penner

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As we’ve said, the main target of the UDP supporters in the gallery was Senator Eamon Courtenay. It started from the week before, which was Penner’s first appearance. At last week’s session, Alberto August was in the gallery and Senator Eamon Courtenay had stopped the session to...

Wade to be charged in court on Friday

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Six months ago, PlusNews aired a story about work being done at the Santa Elena Sporting Complex by the Ministry of Works personnel after the Stadium had already been handed over by the contractor to BIL. Well that story has landed the journalist who covered it, Pastor Louis...