Ministry of Health hosts media at breakfast meeting.

On Friday January 12, 2018.The ministry of health conducted a breakfast meeting with representatives from the various media houses and other agencies throughout the Toledo district, the objective of the meeting was to collaborate with the media houses for a campaign against measles, also called rubeola, a highly contagious respiratory infection that’s caused by a Read More …

Mayoral candidate Francilia “Sapa” Williamson announces that she will not take pay.

Belize Progressive Party Mayoral candidate Francelia “Sapa” Williamson is a retired nurse. Who worked as a nurse in Belize for ten years then moved to the United States and worked as a nurse for 25 years. During that time she continued to invest her earnings in Punta Gorda Town. Today she is independent and retired, Read More …

A Kindhearted Gesture

Julio “Balala” Muschamp, is an ordinary citizen of Punta Gorda town who continues to help the needy citizens in town. Mr. Balala and his friend Mr.Rene Pennell got assistance from the Hearth of Christ Ministry in the village of Roaring creek and gathered two electric wheel chair for citizens in need. On Saturday Mr. Balala Read More …

Tide Tours Wins Award

TIDE is a non-profit organization which manages 160,000 acres of land and sea-scape in Southern Belize, promoting sustainable resource use and implementing community development programs. TIDE has received multiple international awards that recognize its pioneering, innovative conservation programs that engage community members in natural resource management. TIDE tours, a grass roots tour operator in Punta Read More …

Execution in Punta Gorda

On Saturday night in what is usually a quiet part of town, neighbors were awaken by the sound of gunshots. A few minutes later police vehicle arrived, and a body was transported to the Punta Gorda hospital. That body was that of 24-year-old Mario Vernon Jr., grandson of Leela Vernon who passed away last year.