Provincial School Board willing to conduct drug test on teachers

Morexette B. Erram 01/19/2018

The Provincial School Board (PSB) expressed interest to cooperate with DepEd – Cebu province on implementing mandatory drug tests among teachers. Although he admitted that they have not tackled anything about DepEd’s memorandum on drug tests among…

Daanbantayan Submits List of Dengvaxia Recipients

Morexette B. Erram 12/11/2017

While the Provincial Board (PB) has yet to create a resolution compelling mayors to submit the list of Dengvaxia recipients in their towns or cities, Daanbantayan Mayor Vicente Loot visited the Capitol today and submitted a list…

3 Cebu grads top teachers board exams

Elizah Dela Rosa 11/27/2017

St. Theresa’s College guard-graduate is one of the 70,824 LET passers Dili ko maka describe… Nakahilak na lang ko sa kalipay (I cannot describe how I feel … I cannot hold back my tears of joy).’’ This…

City gov’t to subsidize 196 scholars’ board and lodging expenses

Intern 11/14/2017

THE 196 Cebu City government scholars who were forced to vacate the five-storey Cebu City Hillyland Dormitory in June this year will be given a subsidy for their board and lodging. This developed after the Cebu City…

GM Antonio stuns Ukranian IM, climbs to 2nd

Marlon Bernardino 11/11/2017

GRANDMASTER Rogelio “Joey” Antonio Jr., stunned Ukrainian International Master Alexander Reprintsev (2361) Saturday and wheeled into a tie for second place with four others after Round 4 of the 27th World Senior Chess Championship 2017 (50+ and…

Dangerous Drug Board to assess Cebu in drug rehab

Julien Marie S. Piñero 10/21/2017

Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) personnel will visit Cebu City for assessment on the implementation of Community-Based Rehabilitation Program (CBRP) on drugs surrenderees on Tuesday, Oct. 24. CBRP enjoins all Local Chief Executives to adopt and implement for…

Lapu gives monetary rewards to board and Bar passers

Norman V. Mendoza 10/05/2017

ANOTHER batch of residents who passed the board and Bar examinations were given cash gifts by the Lapu-Lapu City government. The 42 successful examinees received P5,000 each. Mayor Paz Radaza handed over the checks to the successful…

Board defers pay hike petition

Futch Anthony Inso 09/29/2017

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Central Visayas (RTWPB-7) has deferred a wage adjustment petition filed by four labor organizations in Cebu. RTWPB-7 labor sector representative Jose Tomongha said that in a meeting last Thursday,…

Gullas scion tops med board exam

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Winston P. Ensomo 09/23/2017

Vincent Edouard Anthony Retardo Gullas was at the University of Sto. Tomas (UST) in Manila for last Friday’s medical board examiner’s gathering when he learned about the good news. The 27-year-old grandson of Talisay City Mayor Eddie…

CIT-U grad tops Mining Eng’g board exams

Winson Ensomo 08/15/2017

Hard work, perseverance and prayers are what helped this 22-year-old Mining Engineering Board Exam topnotcher, a Cebu Institute of Technology-University (CIT-U) graduate. Pompeii Nikolai Montealegre Subingsubing, who is the son of a businesswoman, said he was also…

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