Provincial government of Camarines Sur orders mandatory evacuation

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Sat, 01/13/2018 - 07:43
PILI, Camarines Sur, Jan. 12 (PIA) – The 24-hour incessant rainfall due to the tail-end of a cold front and isolated thunderstorms caused an unexpected and extreme flooding in most areas in Camarines Sur, particularly in low-lying areas affecting residents living near river banks, spillways and creeks.

ASEAN insight: A glimpse in the eyes of a youth leader

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Sat, 12/09/2017 - 01:35
PILI, Camarines Sur, Dec.06 (PIA) ---  “It’s unbelievable! The experience seemed so surreal but I was there, flesh and body, and have represented the Philippines as one of the delegates to the #NOWASEAN 2017Conference, promoting among others, the significant role of the youth in understanding climate change and disaster resilience in ASEAN countries.”

Radyo Agila’s SM chairs KBP Camarines Sur Chapter

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Sat, 12/09/2017 - 01:28
NAGA CITY, Dec. 6  (PIA)  --  Radyo Agila Bicolandia’s DZLW Station Manager Joel Echalose will now take the reign as the newly-elected Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) Camarines Sur Chapter Chairman after majority of the Station Managers affirmed their votes during their local chapter election held yesterday afternoon at Café Federico, Crown Hotel, here.

DOH lauds LGUs, health stakeholders during Salud Bikolnon Awards

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Sat, 12/09/2017 - 01:26
NAGA CITY, Dec. 6 (PIA) --- The Department of Health (DOH) Regional Office V lauded the significant contribution of their partners in the successful implementation of various health programs of the government during the 8th Salud Bikolnon Annual Recognition and Awarding held at the Avenue Plaza Hotel, Monday here.

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Tue, 03/07/2017 - 04:38
LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 (PNA) —- Six people died on the spot and three others were injured when the driver of a 22-wheeler truck lost control of the wheels and the vehicle collided with a motorcycle running on the opposite lane before smashing onto two houses alongside the national highway in Tabaco City, Albay, said a report that reached the headquarters here of the Police Regional Office (PRO5)-Bicol on Monday morning.

OCD-Bicol chief Raffy Alejandro turns over hat to Gobenchiong of OCD-Negros

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Sun, 03/05/2017 - 09:24
LEGAZPI CITY, March 2 (PNA) —- After a decade of serving the Bicolanos as head of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Bicol and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (RDDRRMC), Bernardo “Raffy” Alejandro is leaving for another post at the OCD central office in Quezon City.