BETTER THAN CEBU, DAVAO: Iloilo airport is one of Asia’s best

THE Iloilo International Airport is considered one of the best airports in Asia for 2017, better than those in Cebu, Davao and Luzon, according to international travel website Sleeping in Airports. In a report published on on Oct 15, 2017, Iloilo International Airport ranked 12th in the list of 25 best airports in Asia. […]

Former town exec in graft cases yields

A FORMER municipal official of Sara, Iloilo voluntarily surrendered to police morning of Oct 17, 2017. Senior Inspector Gilbert Baldevarona, Sara police chief, said the “surrenderee” is former town treasurer Edna Pacrim, 63, a resident of Barangay Apellido, Sara. Baldevarona said Pacrim turned herself in after the Sandiganbayan ordered her arrest. Pacrim has 46 counts […]

MA OWNS UP TO CHILD’S ‘CRIME’: Mother faces obstruction raps for ‘covering up’ son

INDEED, a mother’s love is like nothing else in the world. A 60-year old mother was charged for obstruction of justice after she owned up to the legal woes of her son. SPO2 Julius Uy, investigator of the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Section (TIES), said they filed a case against […]


By: Louine Hope Conserva and Dolly Yasa TRANSPORT groups in Western Visayas are not joining the nationwide strike today, Oct 16, 2017. Edgar Salarda, president of the Pinag-isang Samahan ng nga Tsuper at Opereytors Nationwide in Panay Island (PISTON-Panay) said there are activities in Bacolod City and Cebu which transport groups decided to support. Bacolod City […]