PBBM leads distribution of land titles to beneficiaries in Central Visayas

Kaye Brier 05/20/2024

DUMAGUETE CITY – President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. spearheaded the distribution of land titles to more than 2,000 beneficiaries from different parts of Central Visayas on Monday, May 20. The Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) from the…

Palarong Pambansa: Dumaguete City archer, swimmer haul 3 golds for Region 7

Glendale G. Rosal 08/02/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Dumaguete City athletes on Tuesday delivered three gold medals for Central Visayas in the ongoing Palarong Pambansa 2023 in Marikina City. This after, Silliman University’s Naina Dominique Tagle ruled the secondary girls 30-meter…

Cebu City buy-bust: Construction worker caught with P408,000 shabu

CDN Digital 07/31/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A construction worker was caught with P408,000 worth of suspected shabu during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Pung-ol Sibugay, Cebu City on Sunday night, July 30. Leia Alcantara, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Central…

Magnolia nears PBA on Tour sweep after crushing Rain or Shine in Dumaguete

Jonas Terrado 07/15/2023

Magnolia moved two wins shy of sweeping the PBA On Tour after bucking a slow start to beat Rain or Shine, 103-88, on Saturday at Lamberto Macias Sports Complex in Dumaguete City. Jio Jalalon’s all-around plays were…

5K vacancies for ‘Independence Day’ Job Fair in Cebu, Dumaguete

Wenilyn Sabalo 06/09/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More than 5,000 job openings await job seekers in the region in the two simultaneous Kalayaan Job fairs that the Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE 7) will hold this…

Teves’ alleged gunman nabbed at PNP headquarters

Faith Argosino 05/17/2023

MANILA, Philippines — An alleged gunman purportedly used by the family of suspended Negros Oriental Third District Representative Arnolfo Teves Jr. in Dumaguete City was arrested by the authorities in front of the Philippine National Police (PNP)…

Teves seeks 2-month House leave amid heightened security threats – sources

Gabriel Pabico Lalu 03/16/2023

MANILA, Philippines — Amid Growing Security Concerns, Negros Oriental 3rd District Rep. Arnolfo Teves Jr. has pleaded for two-month hiatus from House of Representatives responsibilities, citing alarming security threats that jeopardize not only his own life but…

Governor Roel Degamo’s dying words: Help the people

Kaye Brier and Connie Fernandez-Brojan 03/10/2023

DUMAGUETE CITY — “Tabang…ang mga taw… (Help…the people…).” These were the last words of Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo before losing consciousness after he was shot inside the compound of his house on March 4, 2023, in…

Teves tagged as alleged mastermind in Degamo slay

CDN Digital 03/09/2023

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—Negros Oriental 3rd District Rep. Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr. was tagged as the alleged mastermind in the killing of Governor Roel Degamo. The SITG Degamo, the task group investigating the killing of the governor,…

Zubiri on Pamplona massacre: This is political terrorism

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 03/07/2023

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental — For Senate President Miguel Zubiri, the  assassination of Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo is an act of political terrorism. “Wala pong ibang masasabi natin kundi political terrorism. This is a terrorist act.…

NBI-7 conducts parallel investigation on assassination of Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 03/07/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — On the orders of Justice Secretary Jesus Crispin Remulla, the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7), through its district office in Dumaguete City, is conducting a parallel investigation on the assassination…

Zac Mansing: Volunteer on a wheelchair

Doris C. Bongcac 12/12/2022

MANDUE CITY, Cebu — Zacarias “Zac” Mansing Jr., 48, has lived the last 10 years of his life on a wheelchair. He became paralyzed from his chest to his feet after he figured in a vehicular accident…

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