view This Toyota HiAce van with its driver still inside was one of the four vehicles involved in a road mishap at the Circumferential Road in Barangay Mandalagan, Bacolod City, yesterday* ( Rey Siason photo )

Hubby brutally kills wife
In front of 13-year-old child

A husband allegedly stabbed his wife dead at almost midnight Tuesday in La Castellana, while a man killed his brother in Cauayan, all in Negros Occidental.

Jenny Legaspi, 46, died, after being repeatedly stabbed by her husband, Juanito, in front of their child in Brgy. Camandag, La Castellana, the police said yesterday.

La Castellana police investigation showed that Juanito was under the influence of liquor, when he stabbed his wife, following a heated altercation. .moremoremore

Tourism roads get P580M

Negros Occidental and Bacolod City will benefit from P580 million approved for 15 projects under the Tourism Road Infrastructure Program for 2018.

The P580 million is part of the P3.4 billion proposed for the 15 road projects targeted for completion in 2022 under the Department of Tourism-Department of Public Works and Highways Convergence Program, provincial tourism officer Cristine Mansinares said yesterday. .moremoremore


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Neg. Occ. first in Philippines to
offer medical billing course

A resolution requesting the City Mayor's Office – Price Monitoring Unit, through Mayor Evelio Leonardia, to closely monitor the price of basic and prime commodities in view of the recent passage of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion, or Train law, was approved by the Bacolod Sangguniang Panlungsod yesterday.

The resolution, authored by Councilor Em Ang, said President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act 10963, or the TRAIN law, the first package of the Comprehensive Tax Reform Program on December 19, 2017.

It has been observed that some business establishments are taking advantage of the passage of the TRAIN Act to hike the prices of basic commodities at the detriment of consumers, it said..