Three fall in Roxas City drug busts

ROXAS CITY, Capiz—Three suspected drug peddlers were arrested by police in two drug buy-bust operations on April 14, 2018. Members of the Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit(PDEU) led by Senior Insp. Hilbert Gervero first conducted a buy-bust operation near a hardware store at Barangay 7 here which led to the arrest of Restituto Oquendo Jr., 41, […]

City Hall cites rescue volunteers

THREE volunteer disaster groups that helped save a drowning victim on Easter Sunday were recognized for their heroic deeds during City Hall Monday flag ceremony on April 10, 2018. Unicorns Rescue Volunteer Brigade Inc.; Arevalo Scorpions Rescue Volunteer Organization; and Tiger Shark Rescue Volunteers Inc. were awarded Certificates of Recognition for their quick reaction to […]

PHO responds to measles outbreak

By: Carlson B. Alelis SAN JOSE, Antique – The Provincial Health Office (PHO) here is conducting measles immunization to counter the spread of measles, particularly in areas affected by the outbreak. Veronica Abella, National Immunization Program coordinator, said the Department of Health (DOH)-6 issued health advisories to prevent the further spread of measles in the province. […]