Talisay City

Paramilitary Shot Dead in Himamaylan City; 2 Dead Found

Three unidentified suspects shot dead a Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) in Sitio Aglahog, Barangay Mahalang in Himamaylan City around 2:20 p.m. Sunday.

Superintendent Antonieto Cañete, Himamaylan City PNP chief identified the victim as a certain Luderico Lumahas, 38. He sustained gunshot wound in the head and died on the spot.

Lumahas was a CAFGU-member of 12th Infantry Battalion based in the city. He is walking in the barangay when waylaid by three young unidentified suspects.

P.4M Worth of Shabu Seized in Buy-Bust

Nearly P400, 000 worth of shabu was confiscated in separate buy bust and raid against four suspects in Bacolod City, La Carlota City and Talisay City Tuesday and Wednesday, police report disclosed.

The biggest haul was so far registered by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) of Negros Island Region (NIR) in a buy bust in Barangay 15, Bacolod City with estimated haul of P350, 000 to P400, 000 worth of shabu last Tuesday.

Talisay City Wages War Again

Just before the year 2015 ended – Talisay City waged war against garbage and this time Mayor Doc Eric Saratan led the intensified campaign dubbed “Gyera sa Basura 2” basing from the success of the first activity in the City where the people are enjoined to do their share on the said endeavor. The activity gathered more than 7,000 people who marched with the City Public Plaza to the Talisay City Gym.


Mayor Doc Eric Saratan lauds the efforts of volunteers and leaders who came and showed support on the intensified war against garbage before the year 2015 ended. *(Owen S. Bayog/NDB photo)

Villa Angela FC is DFL 35-Up Champion

Villa Angela Football Club defeated FCB, 2-1, to capture the title in the just-concluded Dynamic Football League (DFL) Men’s 35 Up 9-A-Side Football Tournament played at the Sta. Maria football pitch in Talisay City.


Villa Angela FC, Dynamic Football League Men’s 35 Up 9-A-Side Football Tournament champion.*

Spread The Love This Christmas

It has been her advocacy and has continued to do it every time since 2008 that goes around to deserving families to share the yuletide cheer. Talisay First Lady Sheila Yap-Saratan is all over Talisay City Barangays for the yearly gift giving – an activity that she started years back. Saratan goes out to share some gifts and goodies to children and people of Talisay.


Talisay First Lady Sheila Yap-Saratan with Punong Barangay Joselito “Roland” Rojo of Barangay zone 5 I a recent gift giving activity. * (Glenn Almonia photo)