Talisay City - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Talisay City


Sandiganbayan upholds ex-Talisay City mayor's conviction in obstruction case

Feb 16, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Former mayor Socrates Fernandez is found guilty of obstruction of justice for interfering in a traffic altercation probe in 2010 involving his son

Photo from Socrates C. Fernandez Facebook page

Police officer kills 2 neighbors in Talisay City

Jan 12, 2020 - 10:25 AM

Police Staff Sergeant Sidney Alisoso voluntarily surrenders to the authorities after shooting his drunk neighbors

Cebu high school student arrested after classmate he punched dies

Jan 11, 2020 - 8:02 AM

Talisay City Police say the suspect, Cigie Cristuta Galicia, 18, immediately confessed to the crime but didn’t show remorse

Veterinarian killed by motorcycle-riding suspects in Cebu

Dec 30, 2019 - 1:47 PM

(UPDATED) Talisay City police say the victim had just left a slaughterhouse when he was ambushed

Man killed, tied to post in Talisay City

Jul 26, 2019 - 2:22 PM

Residents of Camp 4 found the man tied to a post with a cardboard sign tied around his neck

Man shot and hung on Talisay City bridge

Jul 22, 2019 - 3:11 PM

The victim is identified as Dante Autero. A police official says the victim is a 'notorious' drug personality who had been in and out of prison.

Drug suspect arrested in Talisay City bust alleged member of int'l syndicate

Jun 06, 2019 - 11:15 PM

Mark Navarrete is arrested in buy bust along with Ruferd Gella and Juanito Amahan Jr

Photos courtesy of Talisay City Police

Drug suspect killed in Talisay City shootout with police

Apr 17, 2019 - 11:26 PM

Initial police reports say when the suspect realized that he was dealing with law enforcers, he allegedly shot at them

Image via Shutterstock

Policeman shot dead in Cebu

Mar 06, 2019 - 3:30 PM

Senior Police Officer 3 Mikie Espina is pronounced dead on arrival at the South General Hospital in Naga City, Cebu

10-year-old girl found dead, hogtied in Negros Occidental

Jan 05, 2019 - 8:49 PM

Police catch the suspects – a 17-year-old boy and his 20-year-old brother – in a follow-up operation

SUSPECTS. These brothers allegedly killed the 10-year-old girl in Talisay City, Negros Occidental on Friday, January 4. Photo courtesy of Frances Doren Balboa of Bombo Radyo Bacolod

TESDA provincial director shot in Negros Occidental

Dec 08, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Director Julius Sol Jamero is attacked in Talisay City, and is now in a hospital in Bacolod

Food poisoning downs 31 pupils in Negros Occidental

Nov 29, 2016 - 10:15 PM

The students aged 12 years old and below ate hotdogs during an event at the Talisay City public plaza

25 women trekkers rescued in Negros Occidental

Aug 29, 2016 - 4:10 PM

The members of Philippine Women’s Mountaineers were on their way to Tinagong Dagat in Mount Mandalagan Noreen Grace Cañasa of Cebu City is injured

Several Cebu cities, towns under yellow alert

Jul 02, 2016 - 10:51 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA issues a yellow alert or heavy rainfall warning over 8 cities and towns in Cebu

#FloodPH: Cebu emergency hotlines

Jul 02, 2016 - 10:27 PM

Here are emergency contact numbers for Metro Cebu and Cebu province

LP mayor in Talisay City endorses Duterte

Mar 22, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Amid reports about Liberal mayors refusing to support party bet Mar Roxas Mayor Johnny delos Reyes is the first to endorse another presidential candidate

SHIFTING ALLIANCES. Talisay City Mayor Johnny delos Reyes (2nd from left), a member of the Liberal Party, declares his support for presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte (middle) of PDP-Laban on March 21, 2016. Photo by Editha Caduaya/Rappler

Bus driver in fatal Negros Occidental crash released

Jul 24, 2015 - 11:42 AM

Enrique B Magalona police release the bus driver after the prescribed period to file charges lapses

College student found raped, dead in Negros Occidental

Jun 27, 2015 - 7:46 PM

Police say Marrisa Parreño 16 was found dead just half an hour after she left her house for school

Cebu City traffic rerouting for May 29 heritage tours

May 29, 2015 - 4:17 PM

Several roads will be closed to make way for Gabii sa Kabilin or Night of Heritage from 6 pm until midnight

OLD CHURCH. Built in the 1800's, the newly renovated Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral in downtown Cebu City is among the heritage sites that will be featured in the 'Gabii sa Kabilin' (Heritage Night). Photo By Dale G. Israel/Rappler

Cebu ferry collision toll now at 91

Aug 29, 2013 - 10:03 AM

46 still missing; 9 survivors remain in hospital

AFTERMATH. Life rafts from the sunken ferry St. Thomas Aquinas float in front of cargo ship Sulpicio Express 7 on August 17, 2013, whose bow was destroyed after a colliding with the ferry the night before off Talisay, Cebu. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

Cebu ship collision toll rises to 71

Aug 21, 2013 - 10:12 AM

Out of the 71 dead 33 have been identified the National Risk Reduction Management Council said; 49 remain missing as of 7:30 am Wednesday

SEARCH & RETRIEVAL. Operatives of Philippine Navy on board a motorized rubber boat looking out toward waters off Cebu, 18 August 2013. Photo by EPA/ Dennis Sabangan

Death toll from Cebu ferry disaster rises to 64

Aug 20, 2013 - 8:02 PM

Boats searching nearby islands for survivors found only the dead while divers pulled out more bodies from the waters off Cebu

RETRIEVAL. Operations to search for the missing continue

Oil spill: Cebu under state of calamity

Aug 19, 2013 - 4:22 PM

The entire province of Cebu is under a state of calamity due to the oil spill coming from the sunken M V St Thomas Aquinas

OIL-COATED MANGROVES. A resident walks through a mangrove area affected by an oil slick near the site of a ferry and freighter collision in Cordoba town near Cebu City, August 18, 2013. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

Ferry disaster: Death roll rises to 52

Aug 19, 2013 - 12:16 PM

Divers and patrol boats continue to search for 68 other people still missing after a ferry collided with a cargo ship Friday night

RETRIEVAL. Operations to search for the missing continue

Divers to search sunken ship Monday

Aug 18, 2013 - 4:01 PM

UPDATED An oil slick adds a new dimension to the disaster which now counts 38 people dead; Some Cebu LGUs report seeing oil near their coasts