Compostela fratman jailed for possession of unlicensed K-9 submachine pistol

Mark Bandolon 02/10/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Authorities nabbed a fraternity member for allegedly possessing an unlicensed KG-9 submachine pistol during a raid in his residence in Purok Saging, Upper Guiwanon, Barangay Poblacion in Compostela, Cebu on Friday morning, February…

What Compostela has to offer? More than what meets the eye

Jessa Ngojo, Pia Piquero 01/23/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As the biggest Suroy-Suroy sa Sugbo event kicked off today, January 23, delegates found themselves immersed in the rich cultural fabric of three towns in Northern Cebu, among them the vibrant municipality of…

Businessman nabbed for allegedly brandishing gun while drunk in Compostela

Emmariel Ares 09/28/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A businessman from Barangay Panangban, Compostela, Cebu will be spending some time in jail after he was arrested on Wednesday afternoon, September 27, 2023, for allegedly brandishing a gun outside his house multiple…

Body of woman retrieved from raging river water in Compostela, Cebu

Paul Lauro 09/21/2023

CEBU, Philippines—The body of a woman was retrieved by rescuers from a river late Wednesday night, September 20, 2023, in what seemed to be a case of drowning in Compostela town, northern Cebu. The victim was identified…

Widower, who attacked lawyer, 2 others in Compostela town, charged with frustrated murder

CDN Digital 08/09/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The 75-year-old widower, who was responsible for the attack in Compostela town of a lawyer, his live-in partner, and their caretaker allegedly due to land dispute, has been charged with frustrated murder. Patrolman…

Land dispute seen as motive behind attack on lawyer, partner in Compostela, Cebu

Paul Lauro 08/08/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A land dispute may have motivated a 75-year-old suspect to attack a lawyer and two others in Compostela town, northern Cebu last Monday, August 7, 2023. As of Tuesday, August 8, the lawyer,…

75-year-old man arrested for attacking three people, including a lawyer, in Compostela

by Paul Lauro 08/07/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Three people, including a lawyer, were rushed to a hospital after a 75-year-old man attacked them in Compostela town, northern Cebu on Monday, August 7. The suspect, whom police identified as Fortunato Rosales,…

Cebuana Sisi Rondina says beach volleyball will always have a special place in her heart

Immae Lachica 08/01/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— Sisi Rondina showed a lot of spunk in her return to indoor volleyball in the recent Invitational Conference of the Premier Volleyball League (PVL). Rondina, the 26-year-old firecracker from Compostela town in Cebu,…

Motorcycle rider dies in Sunday dawn accident in Compostela, Cebu

07/23/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines- A motorcycle rider was killed in an accident that happened at around 4 a.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2023, at the vicinity of Purok Nangka, Barangay Estaca in Compostela town in northern Cebu. The…

Cebu Daily Newscast: Teacher, mechanic jailed after husband catches them inside Compostela inn

CDN Digital 07/17/2023

Listen to Cebu Daily Newscast and get the latest stories in and around Cebu. Here’s what you need to know on Monday, July 17. Teacher, mechanic jailed after husband catches them inside Compostela inn A 45-year-old teacher…

Carmen Niños, Catmon Mighty Bakers rule 2nd leg of Cong. Duke Frasco Cup

Glendale G. Rosal 06/26/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The Carmen Niños and Catmon Mighty Bakers ruled the Cong. Duke Frasco Cup 2nd Leg which officially wrapped up on Sunday evening, June 25, at the Liloan municipal gymnasium in northern Cebu. The Niños…

‘Bayan Bangon Muli’ caravan launch in Compostela to bring free government services to the people

Wenilyn Sabalo 05/17/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The “Bayan Bangon Muli” caravan will be launched in Compostela, Cebu, on May 21, 2023, offering various government services for free. Compostelanhons and residents from neighboring towns in northern Cebu could avail of…

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