Eastern Samar rebel surrenders, yields firearm

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Eastern Samar rebel surrenders, yields firearm 

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Sept. 19 – A member of the New People’s Army (NPA) voluntarily surrendered to the joint elements of the 14th Infantry Battalion and Intelligence Unit at Vigan village in General MacArthur, Eastern Samar.

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Eastern Visayas anti-schisto drive targets 75% of vulnerable population

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Eastern Visayas anti-schisto drive targets 75% of vulnerable population 

TACLOBAN CITY, July 13 -– The Department of Health (DOH) will reach out 75 percent of highly vulnerable population of Eastern Visayas in the month-long mass vaccination against schistosomiasis.

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Guiuan town eyes tourism rebound from rebel-free status

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Guiuan town eyes tourism rebound from rebel-free status 

By Roel T. Amazona

GUIUAN, Eastern Samar, June 16 (PNA) – The declaration of Guiuan town as insurgency-free is a big boost for tourism recovery in this town ravaged by the 2013 catastrophe.

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Eastern Samar "Brigada Eskwela" mobilizes rural communities

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Eastern Samar "Brigada Eskwela" mobilizes rural communities 

ARTECHE, Eastern Samar, May 20 –- The Department of Education (DepEd) in Eastern Samar kicked off the preparation of class opening through a week-long Brigada Eskwela launched on Monday at the Arteche Central Elementary School (ACES).

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(Features)Feel the thrill this summer in Samar’s Ulot River

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Features)Feel the thrill this summer in Samar’s Ulot River 

By Roel T. Amazona

PARANAS, Samar, May 9 (PNA) – Ulot River is not just Samar’s longest, but it is also provides one of the most thrilling adventures this summer.

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Summer fun launch unfolds E. Samar's town tourism wonders

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Summer fun launch unfolds E. Samar's town tourism wonders 

By Niza April M. Porteza

TAFT, Eastern Samar, May 1 (PNA) – The Summer Fun 2015 launch last week has finally unveiled this town town’s tourism wonders that the province should be proud of, said Mayor Marian Libanan.

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Chill out in Eastern Samar’s hidden paradiseNiza April M. Porteza

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chill out in Eastern Samar’s hidden paradiseNiza April M. Porteza 

ORAS, Eastern Samar, April 28 –Summer vacation is one of the best time to chill out, relax and restrain stress, in which beaches are the most visited place because of its soothing view and cool wind caressing your skin.

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Eastern Samar officials told to offer tourism wonders

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Eastern Samar officials told to offer tourism wonders 

By Jazmin Bonifacio

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, April 28 (PNA) – The Department of Tourism (DOT) asked local officials in this province to bank on its natural and human resources to uplift the local economy.

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Dolores farmers recovering from typhoon 'Ruby' brace for onset of El Niño

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dolores farmers recovering from typhoon 'Ruby' brace for onset of El Niño 

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 30 — Just over three months after Typhoon Ruby struck the municipality of Dolores in Eastern Samar, many of the region’s farmers are now on the road to recovery and harvesting new crops following a farmer-to-farmer organic seed transfer.

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Regional sports events resumes after last year’s cancellation

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Regional sports events resumes after last year’s cancellation 

BAYBAY CITY, Feb. 2 — Sporadic rainfall and gusty winds failed to dampen the festive atmosphere at the opening ceremony of Eastern Visayas Regional Athletic Association (EVRAA) on Sunday.

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