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‘Hot head’ dads nabbed for domestic violence

Two fathers were arrested after having a quarrel with their own children in separate occasions last Thursday morning. Those arrested were identified as Eduardo Cabatuan, 59, residing at Barangay Tablon, a tricab driver; and Joseph Lauron, 36, of the same Barangay, both of Cagayan de Oro City. Cabatuan said he …

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Govt engineer explains delay in bridge repair

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . Iligan City — The Mandulog bridge that was destroyed when typhoon Sendong struck on Dec. 17, 2011, is still not repaired up to this time. Engr. Aly Khan U. Ali, OIC Department of Public Works and Highways, Lanao Norte 2nd Engineering District …

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Eastern Misor Press Club organizes

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent . Gingoog City — The Eastern Misamis Oriental Press Club (EMOPC) finally organized yesterday at Queen Bistro and Restaurant, here. At least 30 media practitioners from different outlets coming from this city, Balibgasag, and other towns in the eastern part of Misamis Oriental attended the organizational …

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Iligan bishop installation slated today

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief, Sita Asequia, and Goni Loable Correspondents . Iligan City — The 5th bishop of this city’s diocese is scheduled to be installed at the St. Michael Cathedral this morning. The youngest bishop of the country at 46 years old, Bishop-elect Rev. Fr. Jose …

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Cabornay to be interred on Saturday

Iligan City — The interment of then agent of the National Bureau of Investigations Alex Cabornay is set this coming Saturday. According to the family of the late NBI agent, the wake is at the family’s residence at Purok 5, Barangay Santiago, this city. To recall, NBI-10 director Patricio Bernales, …

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Normin welfare dept releases cash grants of 4Ps beneficiaries

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-10) Field Office 10 has already commenced its release of cash grants to household beneficiaries. The crediting of the cash grants started in the first week of July to all beneficiaries in Northern Mindanao who have …

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Works on new Oro-Iligan road to start soon

By Frank E. Dosdos, Jr. Correspondent . ILIGAN City — Construction of a five-kilometer concrete road from the junction of Iligan-Bukidnon Road in Barangay Rogongon, this City towards the boundary with Misamis Oriental will soon begin. In the project overview, Project Engineer Abdulrahman Paunte of the Department of Public Works …

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Former MILF combatants finish military training

By Teng Lauban Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief . CAMP LUCERO, North Cotabato — Two hundred nineteen former combatants of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) completed their 26-day basic military training (BMT) here Tuesday to serve as peacekeepers. The training is a requirement for the former combatants to become …

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