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Minglanilla mayor calls for review of contract after Sugat stage collapse

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  MINGLANILLA town Mayor Elanito Peña wants to determine if the contractor hired to set up the stage for the annual Sugat Kabanhawan followed specifications of the contract. The stage, which was made of steel frames, was built on the quadrangle of the Minglanilla Central School. The rain deposit on the tarpaulin became so heavy […]

Posted: April 17th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Nine of 10 people hurt in Minglanilla Sugat stage roof collapse are out of hospital

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  CEBU CITY–Nine of the 10 persons who were injured during the collapse of a portion of the stage for the annual Easter Sunday reenactment in Minglanilla town in southern Cebu, had been discharged from  the hospital. Only the female victim whose leg was fractured remained in the government hospital, said Minglanilla town Mayor Elanito […]

Posted: April 17th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Drug suspect nabbed in Talisay

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POLICEMEN assigned to go after illegal gambling operators chased down and arrested a suspected drug pusher during an operation in Barangay Dumlog, Talisay City at 6:35 p.m. last Saturday evening. The 28-year-old suspect identified as John Mark Restauro is detained at the Talisay City police precinct while charges are being readied against him. Taken from […]

Posted: April 2nd, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Three caught in pot session

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THREE men were arrested by police for holding a pot session in a shanty in Barangay Calajoan, Minglanilla town southern Cebu at 3:30 p.m. last Saturday. Arrested were 46-year-old Agapito Palasan Jr.; 50-year-old Eusebio Engracial; and 32-year-old Ronnie Velosa — all residents of Center Calajoan in Minglanilla town. Supt. Dexter Calacar, Minglanilla police chief, said […]

Posted: April 2nd, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

JUST IN: Three nabbed for sniffing shabu in Minglanilla shanty

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  Three persons were arrested by Minglanilla police for sniffing shabu in a shanty in Barangay Calajoan at 3:30 PM in Minglanilla town, south Cebu. Arrested were Agapito Palasan Jr., 46, Eusebio Engracial, 50, and Ronnie Velosa, 32. Police Superintendent Dexter Calacar said they recieved report on the three having a pot session in the […]

Posted: April 2nd, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

South Cebu travelers told: Be prepared for weekend traffic

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Plan your weekend travel. Traffic officials of the cities of Cebu and Talisay said traffic congestion might become a problem for south Cebu residents with the closure of the flyover in Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City, starting on Friday night. Engineer Leslie Anthony Molina of the second engineering district of the Department of Public Works and […]

Posted: March 30th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

HOT PURSUIT ON

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ROAD RAGE SHOOTING IN CEBU Police on a hunt  for a scion of a prominent Chinese Cebuano family who shot and wounded a nurse over a traffic altercation A scion of a prominent Chinese Cebuano family is now being pursued by the police in a road rage incident that saw him firing his gun at […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines | Read More »

Mactan car collision injures 5 college students, 2 others

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  STALLED motorists passing through Barangay Pusok, Lapu-Lapu City had to make a double take upon reaching an area near the Mactan Export Processing Zone (MEPZ I) at around 2 p.m., Sunday. On the road were two badly damaged vehicles, a silver Honda Sedan and a gray Toyota Innova, that figured in a head on […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

NBI 7 calls on skimming victims

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THE National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) is calling on victims of ATM skimming to visit the NBI office to issue sworn statements against the three Romanian nationals earlier arrested by NBI agents. Although physical evidence against the Romanians which include card reader microchips, laptops and “cloned” ATM cards were found inside the […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Tabunok flyover repair works moved to a later date

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Repaving of Tabunok flyover in Talisay City that was originally scheduled over the weekend was moved by end of March until early April. Engineer Leslie Anthony Molina, head of the second district engineering of the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7), said the project contractor, First Grandeur, Inc., is still waiting […]

Posted: March 16th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »