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Where is the Promised Development in Cayo Northeast?

Where is the Promised Development in Cayo Northeast?

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:29

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 There is currently flooding in Billy White Village, and no help from the Ministry of Works or NEMO. Every year during the rainy season the village of Billy White gets flooded. Every year for the past ...

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Complete and Utter Bullshit

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:26

By: Mike Rudon Jr. Over the weekend a 16-year-old girl was brutally murdered, her throat cut before she was thrown into the river. Her boyfriend’s neck was also cut, and he was thrown in the river but survived. Old man in the media that I am, cold and callous even, I ...

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Thinking Out Loud

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:25

By: Mayor Kevin Bernard   As I write this at the start of the week, I feel that we have reached a critical stage in our democracy where as a people we need to decide if we are really willing to do away with every concept of right and wrong ingrained in ...

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MY PERSPECTIVE – THE YELLOW FACTOR

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:25

How do you parse or analyse the events that have unfolded concerning the brutish attack in the National Assembly by UDP operatives, which included the one known as Yellowman? Some very curious things have happened leading to the so called reprimand of the Sergeant at Arms/Mace Bearer for his criminal ...

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Tarique Flowers & Alicia Thompson Win CFB Road Championship Individual Time Trials

Tarique Flowers & Alicia Thompson Win CFB Road Championship Individual Time Trials

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:24

Burrell Boom, June 18, 2017 Team Benny’s Megabytes’ Tarique Flowers was 1st Elite rider while Team Belize Bank Swoosh’s Alicia Thompson was 1st Female rider in the Cycling Federation of Belize’s individual time trials leading up to the National Road ...

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Hopkins’ Boys Win National Basketball Championship

Hopkins’ Boys Win National Basketball Championship

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:22

Belize City, June 15, 2017 The Holy Family RC School boys from Hopkins Village, Stann Creek District won the national primary schools basketball championship hosted by the National Sports Council at the SJC gym last Thursday, June 15. In Game 1, ...

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St. Joseph’s RC Girls Win National Basketball Championship

St. Joseph’s RC Girls Win National Basketball Championship

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:20

Belize City, June 15, 2017 The St. Joseph’s RC School girls won the national primary schools basketball championship hosted by the National Sports Council at the SJC gym last Thursday, June 15. In Game 1, the Cayo district champs, the St. ...

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Franklin Gunned Down on King Street

Franklin Gunned Down on King Street

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:18

Thursday, 22 June 2017 Shortly after 6 p.m. on Wednesday night gunshots rang out on Belize City’s volatile southside. When it was done, Jermaine Franklin, 36, was left dead at #16 King Street, in the doorway of Teddy’s Music. Information to the Belize ...

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Gough Under the Scalpel in Negligence Lawsuit

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:16

Thursday, 22 June 2017 For two days in last week’s Court of Appeal Session, a panel of judges heard an appeal brought by UDP appointed Chair of the Belize Medical Council, Dr. George Gough. He is trying to reverse a judgment from the Supreme Court that he was negligent in the ...

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Barrow’s Cross to Bear

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:12

In October, 2016, Dean Oliver Barrow rewarded Edmond Castro, always a Cabinet bridesmaid and never a bride, with the portfolios of Transportation and NEMO. The unexpected anointing of the integrity-challenged UDP representative was the result of tumultuous times in the UDP. Two of Mr. Barrow’s go-to Ministers, Gaspar Vega and ...

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