Projects in Hernani, Samar

More infra projects near completion in Hernani town Tacloban City (31 January 2006) — Residents of San Isidro might soon neglect their narrow trail leading to and from their place as the farm to market road in this far flung barangay of Hernani is nearing completion. This was the report[…]

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Philippine Storm Forces Families To Flee Homes

Families pre-emptively evacuated due to ‘Marce’ now at 1,579 MANILA, Nov. 27 (PNA) — The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Sunday announced that 1,579 families or around 77,669 persons were pre-emptively evacuated in MIMAROPA, Regions 6, 8 and CARAGA to escape the severe effects of tropical[…]

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Cebu Hospital Opens New Neurological Ward

Cebu City state-run hospital opens 2nd CathLab, neurological ward CEBU CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — The Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC), the biggest state-run hospital in Cebu City, opened on Saturday its second Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory (CathLab) and a new neurosurgical ward. Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial, who led[…]

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Concepcion Criminal Group Strikes in Albay

3 family members shot dead by notorious crime group in Libon, Albay LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — A couple and their son were shot dead in separate shooting incidents by 10 armed men believed to be members of the notorious Concepcion criminal group in Libon, Albay on Friday morning,[…]

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Land Titles Released in Central Visayas

DENR 7 overshoots 2016 target for issuance of land titles CEBU CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 7 has already overshot its target this year for the issuance of agricultural and residential free patents in Central Visayas, an official said. Dr. Eddie Llamedo,[…]

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Vice-Mayor of Maguindanao Shot Dead

Maguindanao cops hunting down killers of town vice mayor By Noel Y. Punzalan and Edwin O. Fernandez COTABATO CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — Policemen here are hunting down three men who shot dead the newly installed vice mayor of a controversial “pink town” of Maguindanao Sunday morning. Senior Inspector Rasul[…]

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Catholic Church in Sultan Kudarat Bombed

Cardinal Quevedo condemns Catholic Church bombing in Sultan Kudarat By Noel Y. Punzalan and Edwin O. Fernandez COTABATO CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo condemned on Sunday the bombing of a Catholic Church in Esperanza, Sultan Kudarat, calling it “pure terrorism.” In a statement following the[…]

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Cebu Doctor Found in Possession of Shabu

Cebu doctor nabbed in his clinic for possessing shabu CEBU CITY, Nov 27 (PNA) — Members of the Cordova Police Station on Saturday afternoon arrested a doctor for possession of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride, popularly known as “shabu,” inside his clinic. PO3 Eleazar Llanes of the Cordova police identified the arrested[…]

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Shabu Lab in Catanduanes Busted

Anti-narcotics team raid clandestine shabu laboratory in Virac, Catanduanes By Jorge Hallare LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 27 (PNA) — Anti-narcotics lawmen seized a big volume of chemicals and various equipment in making shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) in a raid on a warehouse believed to be a clandestine shabu laboratory in Virac, Catanduanes[…]

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