Warrior DINAGYANG. A warrior of Tribu Baybayanon at the Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2016.*
(Ronnie Baldonado photo)


Neg. Occ. Comelec
reshuffling Jan. 29
BY CARLA GOMEZ

The Commission on Elections has scheduled a reshuffling of its field officers in Negros Occidental on January 29 , Bacolod election officer Mavil Majarucon-Sia said yesterday.

Majarucon-Sia said the field officers will have until February 9 to assume their new posts.
However, they have not yet received a memorandum order from the Comelec national office on the matter, she said.

Majarucon-Sia recalled that when she was assigned in Escalanate City in 2013, she was able to proclaim the winning candidates in less than 24 hours.moremoremore

Cops nab 11,
seize P.4M in shabu

BY GILBERT BAYORAN

The joint anti-drug operations of the local police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental, yielded Saturday an estimated P420,000 worth of suspected shabu, and the arrest of 11 suspects, Supt. Jacob Crisostomo reported yesterday.

Crisostomo, who is the San Carlos City police officer-in-charge, said 70 grams of suspected were taken from a couple, Wilson and Luzviminda Agbay , during a buy- bust operation in Sitio Parola, Brgy. 6, San Carlos City.

Crisostomo said they also arrested nine other suspects who were engaged in a pot session at a suspected drug den in the barangay. moremoremore

 

Top Stories
button Neg. Occ. Comelec reshuffling Jan. 29
button Cops nab 11, seize P.4M in shabu
button PUJ fare cut soon, hearings tomorrow
button Baciwa union demanding release of rice allowance

button Pray for Eucharistic congress: Navarra

Negros Oriental
button Cops reach out to schools
button 4SFB gets best SF battalion award
button Theological symposium conducted

Business
button Scrap iron part of P129M auctioned MMC properties
button Villanueva promises to lobby for sugar workers dependents
button Water service center opens
button PESO spends P.5M for students

Sports
button NOFA focuses on winning U22 title
button 4 ‘imports' play for host team
button Kenny Rogers extends series with 127-113 win in Game 2
button Silver Dragon posts win Fil-Sino
button San Miguel survives Game 4 in PBA Philippine Cup finals


Advertise | Archives

And now Mrs. Grandma Universe, too
Remembering Mamasapano
Let's be Eucharistic souls
The PHL and the Paris climate agreement
TIGHT ROPE
WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
Mass vote buying - 5



IN NEG. OR.
Cops reach out to schools
BY JUANCHO GALLARDE

Senior Supt. Harris Fama, officer-in-charge of the Negros Oriental Police Provincial Office, has started visiting schools in the province, under his “Operation Bisita Eskwela” campaign.

The campaign was started by Fama when he was the OIC provincial commander in Camarines Norte, and he said he found it effective to strengthen relations with the community, so he brought it to Negros Oriental.

Fama and personnel from the police headquarters visited the elementary school in Boloc-boloc, Sibulan Wednesday, and with the permission of principal Macrina Villaluz, he and his personnel joined the more than 1,022 pupils in singing the national anthem, and in reciting the “Panatang Makabayan” at “Panunumpa sa Watawat”. moremoremore