Daily Archive

September 27, 2017

Aksyon Bryan Morden of DYEZ interviewed last Monday night a professor from Davao City who was robbed, along with his two companions, by riding-in-tandem gunmen when they visited Bacolod City for a professional conference last week (Sept. 20-22).

Receiving reports of robberies and thefts victimizing residents of Bacolod City is alarming enough. Listening to a tourist, who had high expectations of enjoying his Bacolod trip, narrate his ordeal at the hands of criminals lording it over Bacolod City raises the citizens' fear and disgust several notches higher.

September 27, 2017

The Search for the New Bacolod “MassKara King 2017” is on. This prestigious male pageant was organized by the Bacolod Gay Association (BGA) headed by President Ms. Bing Flores.

The contestants of search for MassKara King 2017. Qualifications are: Male, 18-24 years old, at least 5’6" in height, single, resident or High School/College student of Bacolod City. Kindly bring bio-data and one full body photo. Talent Night will be on October 13, 2017 (Friday), 7:00 p.m. at Bay Center Area, Bacolod City. Grand Pageant (Coronation Night) will be on October 15, 2017 (Sunday), 7:00 p.m. also at Bay Center. Contact Bing Flores - 0918 409 4107; Saydees Beauty Salon - Plaza Mart (near Chowking) Araneta St., Bacolod City; Theo Lozada - 0920 536 1637, Events Organizer.*

September 27, 2017

91.9 Love Radio celebrated the 25th National Family Week with the Bacolod Philippines South Stake (diocese) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints through a gift-giving program last Sunday in Barangay Sum-ag, selecting 11 families as recipients.

91.9 Love Radio celebrates Family Week with 11 selected families of Brgy. Sum-ag.*

September 27, 2017

A native of Anilao, Iloilo province was stabbed dead and two of his companions injured by a lone suspect in a beer house in Barangay Dos Hermanas, Talisay City around 11:05 p.m. Sunday.

Police Superintendent Adonis Rosales, Talisay City PNP chief identified the victim as Rocky Hubo, of legal age, driver.

He sustained a stab wound on his lower chest and was found by police lying on the ground lifeless outside Jay-Jay Beerhouse.

September 27, 2017

A former village chief (Barangay Captain) of Barangay Aguisan, Himamaylan City was arrested in a drug bust at 6:00 p.m. Monday in his residence at Purok 3, in the said Barangay.

Police Chief Inspector Antonio Benitez Jr., Himamaylan City PNP chief identified the suspect as Pedro Advincula Rivera, Jr., 72, “Alias Junior”, widower and a businessman.

The poseur-buyer, PO2 Erwin Lumaque bought one elongated sachet of suspected shabu in exchange to P5, 000 marked money from the suspect.

September 27, 2017

A construction worker was stabbed dead in Barangay Manlonsag, La Libertad town, Negros Oriental, at 12:05 noon Monday.

Police identified the victim as Samuel Sanoy, 45, single, of Barangay Manlonsag, La Libertad, Negros Oriental. He sustained multiple hack wounds in the body and was rushed to the nearest hospital but was declared dead on arrival.

Police identified the suspect as a certain Engie Fundador, of legal age, also resident of the place. He fled after the incident.

Police is now conducting investigation to determine the motive.*


September 27, 2017

A total of 6, 346 seedlings of 15 different varieties of fruit trees (two for every household) were planted in the 16 barangays of the Municipality of Isabela.

TREE PLANTING. Isabela Mayor Joselito Malabor (sitting), Rihanna Therese Divinagracia, 8-year-old Grade 3 pupil with her mother Tracy Divinagracia, Victorino ‘Bitoy’ Siason, Chairman/President of Isabela Fruit Trees Project, SBM Rudy Fajardo, Barangay Captain Oscar Sancover of Brgy. Tinongan, November Canieso Yeo and Sigrid Lo (not in photo) of Bacolod Homeschoolers Network Inc., spearhead the planting of Philippine Lime Calamansi in the respective houses of Zone 4, Barangay Tinongan, Isabela town residents for their livelihood project and medicinal use.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

September 27, 2017

The Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) reports that the crime volume in Bacolod has dropped.

Record shows, according to PSupt. Levy Pangue of BCPO, that in 2014 the crime volume was 5,677 but dropped to 3,5006 in 2015, another drop to 3,304 in 2016, also dropped to 2,403 and for the period January to August of 2017.

The highest crime committed was crime against property, recorded in 2014 - 2,145; 649 in 2015; 559 in 2016 and 506 in 2017.

Also, for theft, the highest commission was in 2014 which is 1207, but dropped in 2015 to 515; 2016 was 415 and 2017 is 332.

September 27, 2017

La Castellana Mayor Rhumyla Nicor Mangilimutan yesterday, Sept. 26, 2017 asked the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to validate claims made by a police chief linking her brother-councilor to the illegal drug trade.

Mangilimutan personally handed in her letter to the Office of PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino.

In her letter, Mangilimutan said that her brother, Councilor Alberto White Nicor is allegely being implicated in the illegal drug trade by Moises Padilla police chief Senior Inspector Alan Reloj.