Ric V. Obedencio
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Bohol's Amelinckx honored for winning Mutya ng Pilipinas’ Global Queen 2018
by Ric V. Obedencio - September 26, 2018 - 12:00am
The Bohol Provincial Board on Friday approved a resolution commending Pauline Amelinckx for winning the Global Beauty Queen 2018 title during the recently concluded Mutya ng Pilipinas pageant.
Panglao mayoralty row: Montero assails DILG memo as ‘unlawful’
by Ric V. Obedencio - September 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Employees of the municipal government of Panglao in Bohol are now confused on who will to follow between Leonila Montero and Pedro Fuertes as the “rightful” mayor of this tourism town.
Who’s the mayor of Panglao?
by Ric V. Obedencio - September 14, 2018 - 12:00am
The wrangling of the two top officials of Panglao town in Bohol over who is the legitimate mayor continues.
Gov’t asked to set Bohol tourism-carrying capacity
by Ric V. Obedencio - September 4, 2018 - 12:00am
The government should now set a cap on the number of tourists allowed to visit Panglao, in order to sustain this premier tourist destination in Bohol.
30th Anniversary DAR gives land titles to Bohol farmers
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 31, 2018 - 12:00am
While celebrating its 30th year, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) had distributed land titles to deserving farmers in Bohol province, during ceremonies held at Carmen town.
Splitting Bohol to 5 districts gets support
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The proposal of Representative Aris Aumentado (2nd district, Bohol) re-apportioning Bohol into five legislative districts is getting support, even from lawmakers who are not from the province.
In Bohol raids found drug-cleared baragays infested with illegal drugs again
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 22, 2018 - 12:00am
A few days after the PDEA declared some barangays in several towns of Bohol as drug-free, the police conducted raids, arrests, and seizures and found these areas are infested with illegal drugs again.
In Bohol Capitol’s P55.3M expenses for foods ‘excessive’ – COA
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 21, 2018 - 12:00am
The Bohol provincial government has spent a total of P55,320,516.31 for various catering services last year contrary to specific laws, according to the Commission on Audit in its annual audit report posted in its...
Australia envoy: Sustain backyard gardening
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Amanda Gorely visited Pilar town in Bohol and expressed concern on the sustainability of the Landcare Program of this town, where backyard gardening of vegetables and fruits...
Ubay councilors debate on bus terminal location
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 5, 2018 - 12:00am
The correct site on where to construct a bus terminal in Ubay town of Bohol is now being intensely debated at the Municipal Council, which is split on two choices or preferences.
Imee Marcos to look into oil energy fund
by Ric V. Obedencio - August 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos told Boholanos that she would be looking into the Oil Energy Stabilization Fund (OSF), which was used by his late father, President Ferdinand Marcos, to cushion the high prices of...
Ex-mayor leads summit on federalism in Bohol
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Former Mayor Conchita “Che” Toribio delos Reyes of Carmen town in Bohol had spearheaded a summit on federalism and anti-illegal drugs campaign, which are the top priority of the administration of President...
Mayor Sara tells Boholanos, she’ll not run for Senate seat
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Davao City Mayor Sara “Inday” Duterte had declared to the crowd, attending the launching of the Alyansa Bol-anon Alang sa Kausaban (Abaka), that she is not interested in gunning for a seat in the Senate...
CA upholds Ombuds first ruling Panglao mayor ‘guilty of simple misconduct’
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 19, 2018 - 12:00am
The Court of Appeals (CA) has upheld the original Ombudsman ruling that found Panglao town Mayor Leonila Montero guilty of simple misconduct, and not the second ruling of “grave misconduct” with a penalty...
Bohol government now imposes tax on limestone mining
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 18, 2018 - 12:00am
The Bohol Provincial Board on Friday unanimously approved on third and final reading an ordinance imposing extraction fee on large-scale mining of limestone in Garcia-Hernandez town.
After Duterte discourse in Bohol Villar vows to finish infra projects
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar has assured Boholanos of completing the delayed construction of main bridges in the towns of Buenavista, Loay and Maribojoc, a week after President Rodrigo Duterte,...
Duterte to Sec.Villar: ‘Explain re-blocking’
by Ric V. Obedencio - July 1, 2018 - 12:00am
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte assured Boholanos that he will clarify everything about the ongoing road re-blocking project of the DPWH in Bohol that generated public outcry.
LTO-Jagna district office to be closed temporarily
by Ric V. Obedencio - June 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The Land Transportation Office (LTO) district office in Jagna, Bohol will be closed temporarily, according to LTO-7 Regional Director Victor Emmanuel Caindec.
Boniel’s sister to replace him as board member
by Ric V. Obedencio - June 20, 2018 - 12:00am
A Boniel sister is expected to replace then provincial board member Niño Rey Boniel, who tendered his irrevocable resignation effective June 7, 2018.
Gallares heirs: What happens to the lot?
by Ric V. Obedencio - June 19, 2018 - 12:00am
What’s next to do for the authorities concerned after the closure of Tagbilaran City airport remains a big question, for now.
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