Elderly man victim of Hit and Run in San Ignacio

There was a fatal hit and run traffic accident today in San Ignacio. It claimed the life old a 65 year old man and happened sometime around 5:30 this morning on the Cahal Pech Road. The lifeless body of 65 year old Edelmo Constancia was found with vehicle tire skid marks on the...

San Ignacio officers awarded

Also on Friday August 3rd, the police formation of San Ignacio held their monthly officers of the month Award ceremony. 5 officers were awarded during the ceremony for their outstanding performances while a 6th officer was given the unconventional award of best dress. We heard...

New Art Gallery in San Ignacio

A new art gallery was opened in San Ignacio town on Sunday.  The art Galley showcases art pieces from artists across Belize. The venue is also equipped with four art studios fashioned for four full time artists.  We spoke to Louis Cappellos, owner and manager of the gallery. ...

1st No-Plastic No-Styrofoam Kids Summer Camp

The “1st No-Plastic No-Styrofoam Kids Summer Camp,” kicked off in Bullet Tree Falls, San Ignacio yesterday. The camp was organized and funded by a group of active community members. It is expected to run from the 9th to 29th of July. According to Organizer, Anita Tzec, the camp...

POLICE CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

Last week, we reported to you that a conflict ensued between two San Ignacio Police Constables in front of the San Ignacio Police Station. Reports were that PC Leonard Benjamin pulled his assigned 9 millimeter pistol on PC Obed Arzu during a personal dispute. Today police...

Cayo RTA

A San Ignacio woman was hit by a vehicle in Bullet Tree Cayo while she was jogging at night. Reports are that 28 year old Hanzela Rodriguez was running from the direction of San Ignacio Town heading towards Bullet Tree Village on the left-hand side of the road and upon reaching a...

More Green Spaces in the Twin Towns

The Twin Towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena will see more available green spaces within the next two years. Today the Forest department pledged to donate 1,000 trees to the San Ignacio town Council in celebration of 25 years of diversity. Mayor Earl Trapp signed the partnership...

COP ON COP DISPUTE IN SAN IGNACIO

A San Ignacio Police constable is seeking court action against another San Ignacio police constable who pulled a gun on him. Plus news understands that the conflict ensued sometime last week Thursday around 4 p.m right in front of the San Ignacio Police Station.  PC Leonard...

75 Immigrants detained in the West

75 Immigrants were detained in the West by immigration and police personnel last night. While details are still forth coming, police reports are that yesterday Immigration and Police personnel conducted joint operations in San Ignacio/ San Elena Town and the surroundings areas....

Twin Towns Rivalry

The twin towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena are known for their passion in politics. Such passion was evident at the Santa Elena Primary School polling station. Rival parties UDP and PUP made it very clear in Santa Elena that they were there to win. The atmosphere remained...

Surveillance cameras across the twin towns

The San Ignacio Police Formation command center was officially inaugurated this morning at the San Ignacio police station. The command center will be able to monitor strategic places within the twin towns through surveillance cameras that were installed at various points in the...