Bureau of Corruptions

Secretaries Eduardo Año of the interior and Menardo Guevarra of justice yesterday signed a joint department order to suspend the implementation of the GCTA for 10 days. This would pave the way for a review by a joint committee of the Department...

EBMC: To Revert or Not?

The issue regarding the fate and status of the Eastern Bicol Medical Center was rekindled by the privilege speech delivered by Provincial Board Member Santos Zafe during the 9th Regular Session of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on August 27, 2019. Said privilege speech was delivered in response...

The Alarming Dengue Cases

The latest data released by the health authorities in the province is very alarming. The 271 and more than 300 dengue cases in the municipalities of Virac and San Andres, respectively, are more than enough to cause an alarm and compel them to act with...

TESDA HAD COME OF AGE @ 25

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) led by Sec. Isidro S. Lapena, TESDA Director General, celebrates  its 25th Happy Silver Anniversary  this coming August 25-30 nationwide.               As such, the management and staff of Radyo /Bicol Peryodiko  (DWFB-FM, 96,7mhz) joins the...

Cheesy, but Catchy

“Kalain man kang mga jingle na an, bagi’ng dai man pinag isipan”, “uluutro man lang ang tono”, those, among others, are some of the complaints you’ll hear from some quarters in Catanduanes, regarding those political jingles that we have been forced to listen...

Education as Great Equalizer

       By the time this issue hits the streets, all of the graduates and their proud parents children are still under state of excitement, euphoria,  and pride for that special event in their lives particulalrly the much-awaited “48th COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES” in the Catanduanes...

Political Speakers

              We doff our multi-colored hat to Education Secretary Leonor Briones for her anticipatory, bold, discerning, and imperative move reminding  school officials to ensure that graduation or moving-up rites will not be used as venues for politicking or electioneering exercises in public elementary and secondary  schools nationwide....

Commencement Exercises

            After the love month celebration the next focus of attention by parents and students are the graduation exercises in the elementary, secondary and tertiary levels.             In the elementary level Grade 6 pupils will graduate in April while in the secondary...

On Catriona Gray’s Triumphant Shades

Apparently, at this point in time, it would be safe to assume that the Filipino people is one of the happiest homo sapiens this side of the global village. The reason is obvious, simple, and imperative. Amid series of man-made and nature-induced calamities and controversies...

Expectations from New FICELCO GM

Apparently majority of member-consumers of the cash-strapped and mismanage  Ficelco power distributor in  Catanduanes had a sigh of relief when its management was taken over by National Electrification Administration (NEA) couple of weeks ago. With dispatch the Department of Energy (DoE) through the National Electrification...