Country’s top junior tanker from Aklan just got better

Glendale G. Rosal 01/18/2018

Expect Kyla Soguilon to make more waves this year. This after the country’s top junior swimmer from Aklan beefed up her skills by undergoing a month-long training in one of the United States’ Olympic training camps for…

Aklan tankers shine

Glendale Rosal 08/26/2017

Two tankers from Aklan stole the thunder from their more fancied rivals by winning 17 gold medals between them at the close of the swimming competitions in the 22nd Milo Little Olympics-Visayas Regional Finals. Milo meet rookie…

Cebu teams compete in International Dragon Boat Festival in Boracay Island

Rabboni Centino Borbon 04/20/2017

CEBU’S top dragon boat teams will vie in the 11th Boracay International Dragon Boat Festival today in Boracay island, Aklan. The Gruppo Habagat-Paramount Team and the Philippine Accessibilty Disability Services (PADS) Dragon Boat squad will test their…

Kyla Soguilon: Role model for young athletes

Glendale G. Rosal 01/31/2017

WITH Kyla Ong Soguilon being named as the Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Junior Athlete of the Year for third straight year, no one can be prouder than her father, Kokoy. The 12-year-old swimmer from Kalibo, Aklan was…

Global Filipino School program reaches Aklan

PR 11/15/2016

As many as 1,400 public elementary school students from New Washington, Aklan, can now experience what it is like to be attending a “Global Filipino School” with the recent unveiling of a new Internet-connected computer laboratory. Through…

Ex-mayor gets 14 years for broadcast journalist’s death

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 08/11/2016

CEBU CITY — A former municipal mayor bowed his head and closed his eyes while the decision of the court was being read on Wednesday morning. But former Mayor Alfredo Arsenio of Lezo town in Aklan opened…

Cebu Pacific plane from Kalibo allegedly struck by lightning

07/28/2015

KALIBO, Aklan–Just 40 minutes after takeoff from Kalibo International Airport in Aklan at 6:50 a.m., a Cebu Pacific plane bound for Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila experienced light turbulence on Tuesday. The fasten-your-seatbelt sign was turned…