All posts by Patrick E. Jones

  • Weekend rice harvest to benefit children

    Orange Walk Town, ORANGE WALK. Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Belize Camping Experience will be holding a Harvest for Kids event this coming Saturday in the Orange Walk district. The event is a big rice harvest. After months...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Constables Aretha Gordon and Alpheus Parham get Officer of the Month awards

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Police Constable #98 Aretha Gordon, assigned to the Punta Gorda formation, has received the award for outstanding officer for the month of May. Her colleague, Police Constable Alpheus Parham was...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Adrienne Galanek’s farewell message to Belize

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, July 17, 2018. After three years on the job as Chargé d’Affaires at the United States Embassy in Belmopan, Adrienne Galanek is bidding farewell to Belize. The U.S. embassy in Belmopan this afternoon released...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Re-registration exercise continues

    San Ignacio, CAYO. Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The countrywide re-registration exercise continues into the third week. The Elections and Boundaries Department provided an update on the process so far, reporting that as of July 14, a total...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Oath of Office for Elections & Boundaries Commission members

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The new chair of the Integrity Commission has been officially sworn in by Governor General, Sir Colville Young. Attorney-at-Law Deshawn Arzu Torres took the Oath of Office on Monday at Belize...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Flooding affecting Toledo villages

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Residents of some rural Toledo villages are experiencing flooding in their communities as a result of overnight rains on Monday in this southern district. Reports from Jacintoville this morning indicated...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • Salvation Army officers get Marching Orders

    Georgeville, CAYO. Monday, July 9, 2018. The Salvation Army Church is saying farewell to two of its officers/pastors. Captains Wilkings and Rose-Marthe Buissereth have completed their tour of duties as Corps Officers/pastors in Georgeville, Cayo district. They...

    • Posted July 9, 2018
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  • Decrease in pump prices for regular gasoline and kerosene announced

    Belmopan, CAYO. Monday, July 9, 2018. Consumers will get some relief as the pump price for regular gasoline and kerosene will go down at midnight/Tuesday morning. A government press release today announced that effective 12:01 am on...

    • Posted July 9, 2018
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  • Belize’s Xate stocks rebound

    San Ignacio, CAYO. Sunday, July 8, 2018. Belize’s Xate stocks have shown a dramatic recovery over the last 6 years. That’s according to data just released by the non-governmental organization Friends for Conservation and Development, FCD. In a...

    • Posted July 8, 2018
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  • Tropical Wave responsible for unstable weather conditions

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Friday, July 6, 2018. Localized flooding is reported in certain parts of the Cayo and Toledo districts as a result of heavy rainfall. A Tropical Wave over our area is responsible for the unstable...

    • Posted July 6, 2018
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