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Legal Advice Center Relocates
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Legal Advice Center Relocates

The Belize Legal Advice Center, formerly located in the government-owned building on Gabourel Lane, which has also housed the Vital Statistics Office for the past 10 years, is moving to a new location on Albert Street. Office furniture, files and computer equipment were being loaded onto a truck on Thursday, […]

Sarteneja Trio Lost At Sea
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Sarteneja Trio Lost At Sea

A search and rescue mission is on for three fishermen who have been reported missing at sea since Tuesday, April 24th. Brothers Teobaldo Tepaz, 56; Silverio Cruz Tepaz, 49, and their nephew, Mijari Tepaz, 24, left Sarteneja on a fishing trip on April 11, with plans to arrive in Belize […]

Emerson Eagan, Guilty Of Murder
Crime / FrontPage

Emerson Eagan, Guilty Of Murder

Emmerson Eagan, 22, convicted of the murder of Dennis Nembhard, 35, is to be sentenced in the Supreme Court of Justice Adolph Lucas on Friday, April 27. The jury of five men and eight women retired at 3:50 pm and returned with the guilty verdict at 6:12 Monday evening, April […]

Despite Bar’s Protest, Justice Awich Is Promoted To The Court of Appeal
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Despite Bar’s Protest, Justice Awich Is Promoted To The Court of Appeal

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Lungole Awich has become the newest judge on the Belize Court of Appeal. Governor General Sir Colville Young signed the instrument of appointment on Wednesday, April 25. Justice Awich’s appointment is for a two-year term and takes effect on May 16, the day after he retires […]

Gang Warfare!
Crime / FrontPage

Gang Warfare!

by Rowland A. Parks Staff Reporter   The inter-gang rivalry that flared up over the weekend has resulted in the death of two of the city’s most feared gang leaders. On Sunday, April 22, the boss of the Taylor’s Alley Gang, Arthur Young, was killed during a police operation in […]

U.B Black Jaguars Win C.A. Basketball Gold
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U.B Black Jaguars Win C.A. Basketball Gold

The University of Belize Black Jaguars remained undefeated as they won the Central American universities’ basketball championhship, capturing the gold medal at the IV Central American University Games, (Juegos Deportivos Universitarios Centroamericanos – JUDUCA), in Guatemala City last week, April 16 – 20. The UB Black Jaguars triumphed 57-51 over […]

Lady Jaguars and Jaguars Men Win In Belize City Volleyball
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Lady Jaguars and Jaguars Men Win In Belize City Volleyball

The defending national women’s volleyball champions, the Lady Jaguars and the Jaguars men’s team both enjoyed victories when the newly formed Belize District Volleyball Association continued its Division 1 tournament at the Belize Elementary School auditorium on Saturday and Sunday, April 21-22. The Lady Jaguars triumphed over their arch rivals […]