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Talisay fire victims to undergo trauma debriefing, recieve aid

January 10, 2013


Victims of the fire that hit a Talisay City neighborhood Monday night will undergo psycho-social debriefing to help them recover from the trauma. Felipa “Beth” Solana, head of the City Social Welfare and Development office, said they would give special attention to 3-year-old Mark Anthony, whose twin brother Mark Lester perished in the fire. They […]

Legal aid for Joavan

January 9, 2013


LEGAL assistance will be provided to Joavan Fernandez, adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez to defend him in criminal charges filed against him and two companions by a sand and gravel operator. Joavan faces charges of carnapping and usurpation of authority filed by hauler Julius Abad. The mayor said Joavan and his companions […]

Boy dies in Talisay fire

January 8, 2013


A 3-year old boy was killed while his twin brother was able escape the fire that destroyed five houses including their grandfather’s house late Monday evening in Hawod compound, Bulacao, Talisay City in Cebu province. Arson investigator FO2 Cesar de la Serna identified the fatality as Mark Lister Tisoy, whose charred body was found in […]

Cebu LGUs advised to monitor flood, landslide vulnerable areas

December 3, 2012


Local government officials were advised to ensure strict monitoring of landslide and flood prone areas identified in the geohazard map issued by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). Regional Director Loreto Alburo of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau in Central Visayas (MGB–7) said they earlier identified barangays vulnerable to landslides. These include 19 […]

‘Talisay cop chief should arrest Joavan or quit’

November 14, 2012


ARREST Joavan Fernandez or resign from your post. This challenge was hurled at Supt. Eddie Recamera, Talisay City police chief, after the police were unable to locate, much less arrest, the Talisay mayor’s adopted son after he shot up a gasoline station last Sunday. “It’s not good for the police chief to remain,” said Councilor […]

Man killed, mountain road blocked in Talisay with ‘Ofel’

October 25, 2012


A landslide yesterday killed a 66-year-old man who went to bathe in a spring in Talisay City, the only fatality after tropical storm Ofel passed over northern Cebu. Heavy rains also caused boulders and soil to fall on a mountain road, in barangay Camp 4 in Talisay City but one lane was cleared for two-way […]

Carcar men spikers top cluster one of GUV Cup volleyball

October 17, 2012


The men spikers of Carcar reigned supreme in Cluster One action as they claimed the championship via the quotient system over Talisay in the Governor Gwen Garcia Unity Volleyball Cup last weekend in Carcar. Carcar and Talisay were tied at the end of the round-robin competition with six points apiece, which forced organizers to utilize […]

Trisikad driver gets honors for taking care of abused dog

October 11, 2012


by Patricia Andrea D. Pateña, Correspondent     HE simply wanted to save a dog’s life. But Roberto “Janjan” Solon didn’t realize that he has done something extraordinary in taking care of a stray dog which got hacked in the face in Talisay City. Solon, a pedicab driver in barangay San Isidro, Talisay City, is […]

Students in Talisay City ‘possessed by evil spirits’

October 10, 2012


by Gabriel C. Bonjoc, Correspondent   At least 31 students of the Jaclupan National High School in barangay Jaclupan, Talisay City were believed to have been possessed by spirits last Monday and Tuesday. The hysteria started last Monday when a school girl claimed to have seen a ghost of a girl. The schoolgirl then fainted […]

‘NBI to take lead in ivory icon inspection’

October 3, 2012


  IT’S up to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to take  legal action necessary to inspect the ivory religious icons kept  in the compound of the Society of the Angel of Peace (SAP), environment officials said yesterday. “We already turned over the investigation to  the NBI after we provided technical assistance  to launch an […]