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.

Php1.5-B SM mall puts Legazpi City in map as Bicol’s trading hub -- mayor

Submitted by Vox Bikol on Tue, 02/28/2017 - 00:16

LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 23 (PNA) —- Legazpi City Mayor Noel E. Rosal welcomed the start of civil works construction for the P1.5-billion SM-Legazpi, a public-private partnership between Henry Sy’s SM Prime Holdings and the city government, which Rosal said puts Legazpi in the map as a trading hub not just in the Bicol region but possibly in Southern Luzon, and which also promises to generate employment for thousands of people in the provinces.