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Murder of village chief in Sorsogon adds EJK list

Murder of village chief in Sorsogon adds EJK list

By Angel De Mesa SORSOGON, 18Aug2017 – Killing of a village chief Wednesday night in Sorsogon City adds another victim of Extra Judicial Killing (EJK) this month here in the…

Sandiganbayan convicts Sorsogon Ex-Governor Raul Lee on 4 counts of graft

Sandiganbayan convicts Sorsogon Ex-Governor Raul Lee on 4 counts of graft

By BicolToday.com News Team QUEZON CITY, 18Aug2017 – The Sandiganbayan on Friday, August 18, convicted former Sorsogon Governor Raul Lee from six to ten years imprisonment for each count of…

Small Town Lottery in Albay losing heavy in operation

Small Town Lottery in Albay losing heavy in operation

By Manly M. Ugalde LEGAZPI CITY, Albay — The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office-revived Small Town Lottery (STL) is reportedly not making money as a result of uncontrolled proliferation of bookies…

Masbate politicos, thousands of followers, join mass defection bandwagon to PDP-Laban

Masbate politicos, thousands of followers, join mass defection bandwagon to PDP-Laban

By Bicol Today News Team MASBATE CITY – Mass defection to Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) in Masbate Province was sealed Sunday after thousands of political leaders and supporters from various…

Twilight shootout in Ligao City: drug watch village official dead in buy-bust

Twilight shootout in Ligao City: drug watch village official dead in buy-bust

LIGAO CITY, Albay – A barangay chairman, who was a drug watch personality, was shot dead in a shootout with police operatives during a buy-bust operation. Killed was Orlando Rebutiaco…

Lady Mayor of Camaligan, Cam Sur accuses Japanese husband, 14 other suspects for theft of fishnet worth P1 million

Lady Mayor of Camaligan, Cam Sur accuses Japanese husband, 14 other suspects for theft of fishnet worth P1 million

CAMALIGAN, Camarines Sur – Lady Mayor of Camaligan Marilou M. Hirose accused her husband, Uzo Hirose, a Japanese national, for Theft of a P1 million-peso worth of fishing net when…

Media group SONAR reactivates; new officers elected

Media group SONAR reactivates; new officers elected

SORSOGON CITY – After 23 years of inactivity, the Sorsogon Organization of Newswriters, Announcers and Reporters (SONAR) has risen like a phoenix to once again assume its role in the…

Railways Usec Chavez worries housing shortage for PNR informal settlers’ relocation along Manila –Bicol line

Railways Usec Chavez worries housing shortage for PNR informal settlers’ relocation along Manila –Bicol line

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – The Department of Transportation (DOTr) sees a shortfall of housing units for thousands of informal settlers targeted for relocation from the…

Villafuerte is richest Congressman in Bicol Region; Gonzales 2nd; Salceda 3rd; Andaya 4th; Fuentebella 5th

Villafuerte is richest Congressman in Bicol Region; Gonzales 2nd; Salceda 3rd; Andaya 4th; Fuentebella 5th

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Representative L-Ray Villafuerte is the richest Congressman in the Bicol Region having total assets of Php 236.99 million with total liabilities…

Court stops tree-cutting for road widening in Naga City

Court stops tree-cutting for road widening in Naga City

NAGA CITY, 13Aug2017 — Acting on the complaint of an environmental group against the cutting of centuries-old trees along the route where the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)…

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