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PNP HQ to axe 3 Bicol police chiefs for failure in anti-gambling drive; “soft” on “flunkers” in anti-drug campaign

PNP HQ to axe 3 Bicol police chiefs for failure in anti-gambling drive; “soft” on “flunkers” in anti-drug campaign

By Bicol Today.com News Team LEGAZPI CITY — “Harsh” to remove town police chiefs for failure to rid illegal gambling in their areas, but still “soft” to punish police chiefs…

Donsol ex-councilor shot dead

Donsol ex-councilor shot dead

DONSOL, Sorsogon Province – This town’s former municipal councilor, Vicente Bonaobra, was shot dead by unknown assailants in front of his house at Barangay Central, at about 6 am Wednesday, August 23.…

Ex-Governor Raul Lee 40 years alone in prison; 2 co-accused, dead, acquitted

Ex-Governor Raul Lee 40 years alone in prison; 2 co-accused, dead, acquitted

By Bicol Today News Team SORSOGON CITY – It is a maximum of 40 years Sorsogon ex-Governor Raul Lee shall spend his life in prison. If not, a minimum of…

Slain Philippine Army officer found with illegal drug shabu, says Sorsogon NPA

Slain Philippine Army officer found with illegal drug shabu, says Sorsogon NPA

SORSOGON CITY – Illegal drugs shabu were found inside the backpack of a slain Army officer by New People’s Army (NPA) fighters during an ambush August 7 at Barangay Casili,…

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…

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…

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…

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)…

Residents resist demolition on rumored “Robredo-owned” 11 hectare-land in Naga City

Residents resist demolition on rumored “Robredo-owned” 11 hectare-land in Naga City

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Residents staying on an 11-hectare agricultural land at Cararayan village this city resisted the attempt by a demolition group to tear…