Ex-village official, man killed in separate incidents in Toledo

<p>A FORMER village official and another man were killed in separate incidents in Toledo City, Cebu on Sunday, June 25.</p> <p>Former Barangay Councilor John Clive Abutin Normandia was shot dead by unidentified assailants outside his home in Barangay Ibo, Toledo City on Sunday evening. </p> <p>Normandia was reportedly talking to his cousin and helper outside his house when a white Honda Civic arrived near them.</p> <p>The gunmen inside the vehicle shot them several times.</p> <p>Normandia, his cousin, and the helper tried to take cover, but the former councilman was hitRead More

Cebu miner hopes to maintain growth amid low copper prices

<p>WITH copper prices expected to continue to trade sideways, Cebu-based Carmen Copper Corp. (CCC) hopes to simply maintain production volumes and revenue growth levels this year.</p> <p>Officials said the company is positioning for a stronger commodity market by improving operational efficiencies and keeping costs down.</p> <p>Enrico Nera, CCC president and chief executive officer, said prices of metal, including copper, historically run a seven-year cycle. Prices are currently at the low end and are expected to recover in 2019.</p> Source: Local News

Police officer doused with hot water by wife

<p>A POLICE investigator failed to report to duty for the past five days, after his wife doused him with hot water last Thursday, June 22. </p> <p>He suffered burns in the stomach, thighs, and in his privates. He cannot wear underwear or shorts.</p> <p>The incident happened a day after the wife caught the police investigator sleeping with another woman inside the police station of a southern Cebu town. </p> Source: Local News

Prosecutors elevate parricide case vs Bohol board member

<p>GOVERNMENT prosecutors elevated to court on Monday, June 26, the parricide case against the two men who participated in the killing of Bien Unido, Bohol Mayor Gisela Bendong-Boniel.</p> <p>The Police Regional Office-Central Visayas is not worried that Roilito Boniel and Randel Lupas will face trial, as the criminal case will not affect their testimonies against Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel, whom they accused as the mastermind in Gisela's killing.</p> <p>Lupas and Roilito said they will face the cases and will tell the truth in court. </p> Source: LocalRead More

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Pacquiao says he won’t take Horn lightly

<p>THOUGH most believe that Manny Pacquiao is in for an easy fight this weekend, the Filipino superstar and his coach Freddie Roach think differently.</p> <p>The 38-year-old Pacquiao, the only eight-division world champion in history, isn’t taking any chances against a young and hungry fighter in Jeff Horn at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.</p> <p>“I consider Horn a tough opponent. I never underestimate an opponent. He’s undefeated and young. He has a big right hand. He has good amateur experience,” Pacquiao told The Courier-Mail website.</p> Source: Local News

Mendoza: Complacency can be SMB’s No. 1 foe now

<p>IT should have been a 3-0 lead for San Miguel Beer going to Game 4 on Wednesday.</p> <p>That’s the story thus far in the best-of-seven title series between the Beermen and the TNT Katropa Texters for the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. </p> Source: Local News

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<p>WHEN Dr. Ronald Eullaran invited us to his hometown of Gen. Santos City last April, we said yes. Who can say no to one of the nicest and funniest (and best) doctors in Cebu? </p> <p>With Dr. Ron and his wife Raycia (and their son, Ryane), our group included James and Jewel Co, their son, Alex, plus me and Jasmin. It was a three-day getaway loaded with plenty of eating (fresh tuna, steak at the Dole clubhouse, and the best-tasting crabs in Gusteau’s).</p> Source: Local News

Marikina beats Global

<p>GLOBAL Cebu FC suffered its second loss in the Philippine Football League (PFL), 2-1, against JPV Marikina FC last Sunday night at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila.</p> <p>Japanese Takashi Odawara led JPV Marikina FC’s offense, scoring both goals.</p> <p>Odawara headed in the ball in the 25th minute to give JPV Marikina FC the early lead. He scored his second goal right after halftime in the 55th minute.</p> <p>Sekou Sylla finally scored for Global Cebu FC in the 69th minute with a header coming off a corner kick.</p> Source: LocalRead More

Minglanilla moves to finals

<p>THE Minglanilla Archangels needed an extra period before getting rid of the Dalaguete AgriSaurs, a 98-90, in Game 2 to sweep the best-of-3 South Division Finals of the 2017 Cebu Governor’s Cup Inter-cities/Municipalities basketball tournament at the jampacked Dalaguete Sports Complex, Sunday night.</p> <p>Thanks to the heroics of Marc Glen Nebril, the Archangels were saved from the pressure of playing a deciding Game 3.</p> Source: Local News