Category: Bacolod City

Silay Institute Student Found Dead, Possibly Raped

A 16-year old student from Silay Institute was found dead near a creek in Brgy. Bubog, Talisay City yesterday morning. She was said to be on the way to school but was found over 1 kilometer away from their house.

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Bacolod Rep Leonardia’s Bill OKed in Congress

Soon, elementary school students from all public schools in the country will be able to enter national landmarks, shrines, public museums and historical sites for free. This is the main provision of House Bill Number 5503 which was authored by

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Manokan Country Appraisal Report Completed

Last Wednesday, Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella confirmed that the city’s appraisal committee is already done with the report concerning the move to sell the 1.3 hectare Manokan Country property. This report is set to be submitted to the COA (Commission

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Rape-Slay Suspect Stabbed in Prison

Ricardo Ewayan, the suspect in the recent Shella Condes rape-slay case, was recently hurt by a stab wound on his neck. He was brought to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital late Monday afternoon. Ewayan, who also goes by the

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Shabu Sale Worth P100 Gets Mother Life in Prison

Laila Delgante Remegio, 42, from Purok Mahigugmaon, Brgy. 22 was found guilty beyond reasonable doubt for selling shabu. She was sentenced to life in prison last May 28 at the Bacolod Regional Trial Court by Judge Therese Blanche Bolunia. The said

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Marañon Confident in Roxas Win in Negros

Last Wednesday, Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. revealed that he is sure Negros Occidental will be an overwhelming win for DILG Secretary Mar Roxas if he does run for president in the 2016 polls. He says that this was already evident

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Coffee Suspected of Killing 3-Year Old

As reported in Visayan Daily Star and ABS-CBN News, a 3-year old girl from Phase 6-B, Handumanan died last May 8 and her medical files seem to point out that excess coffee consumption was the cause. The official record from

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LET: 2 Negrenses in Top 10

The results of the 2015 Licensure Exam for Teachers or LET were released last Friday, May 22. Of the top 10, 2 Negrenses were in the roster. The PRC or Professional Regulations Commission and the BPT or Board of Professional

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Councilor Carl Lopez challenged by City Legal Officer to Fist Fight

Councilor Carl Lopez Last Wednesday night, Councilor Carl Lopez reported an incident to Police Station 2 in Brgy. Mandalagan. He reported that Rayfrando Diaz II, Bacolod City Legal Officer, provoked him to a fist fight while we was at the

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Shella Condes Rape Suspect Admits Intoxication; Mayor Meets Victim’s Mother

The prime suspect in the Shella Condes rape case, tricycle driver Ricardo Eyawan(Iyawan), admitted that he was intoxicated prior to committing the crime last Sunday evening. While in custody, Eyawan(Iyawan) sought forgiveness from the Condes family but stood by his

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