Talisay tigbakay raids: 10 men nabbed in less than an hour

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/23/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Ten men were arrested during raids of two tigbakay or illegal cockfighting activities in a span of 30 minutes in in Talisay City. The raids were conducted in two barangays of the city…

13 tigbakay gamblers, MGCQ violators nabbed in Talisay

Alven Marie A. Timtim 09/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Thirteen men were arrested by the Talisay City Police this Sunday afternoon, September 20, 2020 for engaging in ‘tigbakay’ and for having no quarantine passes, which is a violation in the modified general…

Talisay City records more recoveries on July 6

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Talisay City recorded seven recoveries on July 6, 2020 and only two new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Talisay City Public Information Office said that the city recorded 7 new…

San Fernando town records 4 new COVID-19 cases on July 6

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — San Fernando town in southern Cebu recorded an addition of four new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases on July 6, 2020. In an official statement, the Municipality of San Fernando said the new…

Talisay City records 3 deaths in 7 new cases

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Talisay City has recorded seven new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), raising the total number of cases in the city to 99 cases. Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas said the cases…

Mabolo resident tagged as gunman in roadside attack

Alven Marie A. Timtim 03/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are looking for a Barangay Mabolo resident, who was identified as the gunman in the shooting attack in Sitio San Isidro of Barangay Mabolo, Cebu City last night (March 7, 2020). Police…

Crude oil that spilled on Cebu South Coastal Road caused motorcycle riders to slip

Zena V. Magto 04/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Several vehicles especially motorcycles slipped while passing by the northbound lane of the Cebu South Coastal Road (CSCR) located at the vicinity of Barangay San Isidro, Talisay City shortly after noontime today, April…

7 arrested in Talisay drug den

Benjie B. Talisic, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Zena V. Magto 04/09/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – Seven men were arrested with 10 packs of shabu in a buy-bust operation in a drug den in Barangay San Isidro, Talisay City on Monday afternoon. Arrested were Jonathan Pantonial, Nestor Cabusas,…

Man shot dead near child’s school

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 03/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – He dropped off his daughter in school, bought a stick of tempura and a gulaman (jelly drink), and was walking towards his  motorcycle to head home.  But Jason Narido never got home. Narido,…

Asturias native lands second in agri exam

Morexette Erram 10/31/2016

BORN into a family of farmers, it was probably no surprise that Julian Cumad ranked high in the top 10 passers of last month’s national agriculture licensure exams. What was surprising was that Cumad, a 24-year-old graduate…

Cebu City dad turning to San Francisco town for answers to landfill issues

Morexette Erram 09/09/2016

A Cebu City councilor is turning to the town of San Francisco, Camotes, in northern Cebu for information and insights that could provide ‘long-term” solutions to the issues arising from the reopening of the Inayawan landfill in…

Fisherman found alive in Leyte

Jhunnex Napallacan 08/22/2016

A fisherman was found alive at the waters off San Isidro, Leyte province on Monday, a day after he was reported missing. Agapito Bibat, Philippine Coast Guard Cebu station commander, said 54-year-old Joselito Montana, of Barangay Tapilon…

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