Man burns mother

BACOLOD City – A 42-year-old man burned his 63-year-old mother at Brgy. Cabadiangan, Sipalay City on Nov. 11, 2018. A report from Aksyon Radyo Bacolod identified the victim as Gloria Eseng and the suspect as Rolando Eseng. Chief Insp. Anthony Grande, Sipalay City police chief, said that based on witnesses’ accounts, Gloria was rolling a […]

BFP-Silay probes school fire incident

BACOLOD City – The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in Silay City is investigating the fire incident that took place at the city’s Doña Montserrat Lopez Memorial High School on Nov 11, 2018. Fire Officer 1 Melvin Juson, BFP arson investigator, said that based on their initial probe, they are looking at the possibility that […]

Rapiz laid to rest sans military honors

BACOLOD City – Supt. Santiago Rapiz buried on Nov.11, 2018 sans military honors at the Acropolis Cemetery here. Rapiz, then assigned at the Logistics Branch of the Zamboanga del Norte  Police Provincial Office, was killed in what police authorities described as a buy-bust operation last November 5, 2018 in front  of the Andres  Bonifacio College gymnasium, […]

Duterte asked to probe Negros solon aiding NPA

BACOLOD City – Four former communist rebels, who were implicated by the National Democratic Front (NDF)-Negros as allegedly involved in the Sagay 9 massacre, are asking President Rodrigo Duterte to investigate a congressman in northern Negros, whom they claim is a supporter of the underground movement. The four surfaced and sought protection from authorities as they strongly […]

Bacolod village chiefs told to aim for drug-free barangays

BACOLOD City – Mayor Evelio Leonardia encouraged the 61 village chiefs of this city to aim for drug-free barangays. Leonardia made the call Wednesday to officials attending the two-day orientation-training for Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Councils (BADACs) on barangay drug-clearing program conducted by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) at the Middle Town […]

Neg Occ gets DILG excellence award

BACOLOD City – The Province of Negros Occidental was given its newest award for excellence in local governance from the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) the “Katangi-tanging Pagpupugay sa Lokal na Pamahalaan sa Pagsasakatuparan ng Performance Challenge Fund (PCF)” award. A press release from the capitol PIO said that the award is in recognition […]