Security guard crushed to death in construction accident

Chris A. Ligan 01/18/2018

A security guard died after he was crushed by a crane hook block that fell off from an ongoing construction site in a business hub in Barangay Apas, Cebu City, on Wednesday evening. The victim was identified…

Alleged snatcher mauled by bystanders

Chris A. Ligan 12/27/2017

An alleged snatcher was mauled by bystanders in Sitio Pungsod, Barangay Lawaan 3 in Talisay City on December 27, Wednesday afternoon. The suspect was identified as Ritchie Tabura, from Barangay Tabunok in Talisay. He allegedly stole cell…

Man shot dead after playing ‘hantak’

Chris A. Ligan 12/22/2017

A man was shot dead after playing an illegal coin game locally known as “Hantak” in Barangay Upper Tapul, in Talisay on Thursday evening. The victim was identified as Jovenel Cabigas, 28, who was shot by 25-year-old…

Palma tells faithful to trust in God amid calamities

Chris A. Ligan 12/18/2017

  Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma officiated a dawn Mass in Carbon Public Market attended by market vendors, Barangay Ermita and local officials Monday. In his homily, Palma preached on trusting God amid calamities and trials. He cited…

Woman shot dead by boyfriend in Talisay

Chris A. Ligan, Rene Alima 12/14/2017

A 24-year-old woman was shot dead by her alleged boyfriend following a heated argument in Barangay Lagtang, Talisay City on December 14, Thursday morning. Ronabeb Cabuenas, from Barangay Tabunok, sustained a gunshot wound in the chest while…

40 violators of Lapu discipline zone caught

Chris A. Ligan 12/06/2017

  About 40 were caught by police for various violations during the implementation of the “Discipline Zone” in Lapu-Lapu City yesterday. Violations ranged from illegal parking of vehicles and motorcycles along the roads, no wearing of helmets…

Lapu installs traffic lights, security cameras

Chris A. Ligan 11/29/2017

The Lapu-Lapu City government started installing traffic lights in major inter-sections and additional 50 security camera units worth more than P60 million. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza told reporters there will be a ceremonial lighting on the…

Juana Osmena Street cordoned due to sinkhole

Chris A. Ligan, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/28/2017

A PORTION of Juana Osmena Street in Cebu City had been cordoned amid reports of a sinkhole that broke open in the area. Nagiel Banacia, chief of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CCDRRMO),…

Robbery suspect shot dead by police

Chris A. Ligan, Silliman University Intern Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/07/2017

ONE of four suspects in the robbery that took place in Barangay Carreta, Cebu City last Oct. 29 was shot down by pursuing Cebu City police in Lawaan 3, Talisay City. The suspect identified as Janleomar Salinas…

Unidentified man shot dead in Talisay City

Chris A. Ligan 11/02/2017

An unidentified man was shot dead in Talisay City past 1 a.m on Thursday. The victim, believed to be in his 20’s, was wearing a black t-shirt and brown cargo shorts. He suffered gunshot wound on his…

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