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TV Patrol Southern Tagalog
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Ang Higit na Pinalakas na Patrol ng Pilipino sa Timog Katagalugan
Created by ABS-CBN Regional Network Group
Developed by ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs
Starring Aya Parole (2015-present)
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Filipino
No. of episodes n/a (airs Monday-Friday)
Running time 30 minutes
Original network ABS-CBN TV-10 Batangas
Original release February 9, 2009 (prior to its formal launch)
August 31, 2009 – present
Preceded by Batangas News Patrol

TV Patrol Southern Tagalog is the local news network of the ABS-CBN Regional Network Group in Batangas. The newscast is in a tabloid-style format. The program delivers news headlines about the current events in the Southern Tagalog region, which is today divided into CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon) and MIMAROPA (Occidental & Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque and Romblon).

Aired originally as Batangas News Patrol in September 2008. It airs live daily from the ABS-CBN Newscenter Batangas at 5:15 pm, from Monday to Friday, simulcast over ABS-CBN TV-24 Lucena City, TV-11 Occidental Mindoro, TV-21 Calapan, TV-46 San Pablo, TV-40 Jalajala and TV-32 Tagaytay.


Reyes-Kare era

TV Patrol Southern Tagalog broadcast using its current program title on February 9, 2009 and had a formal launch August 31, 2009. Sarita Kare is the earliest anchor and former field reporter of TV Patrol Bicol. Edison Reyes joins Kare as a Co-anchor, after few months, Reyes left and moved to TV5 as TV and radio reporter. Reyes is now part of Sun Life insurance company

Kare era

Sarita Kare is longest running anchor of the said Regional News Program from 2009 to 2013. Kare left the program.

Hernandez-Panopio era

TV Patrol Southern Tagalog is anchored by experienced Batangas City news anchor Paul Hernandez and Joan Panopio replaced Kare, respectively. The program is backed by a formidable team of ABS-CBN reporters. Panopio left the program and returned to field reporting.

Hernandez era

TV Patrol Southern Tagalog is anchored by experienced Batangas City news anchor Paul Hernandez replaced Panopio, respectively.

Hernandez-Parole era

TV Patrol Southern Tagalog moved its studio from the Philam Life Building to its new home at Seasons (Lipa Building in Tambo, Lipa City). Paul Hernandez was then joined by Aya Parole in 2015.

Logo used from 2011 to 2013

Parole era

Paul Hernandez left the newscast from the second quarter of 2016 and Aya Parole is the solo newscast respectively.

Area of coverage


  • Oras Ni Juan (Ernie Manio)
  • Alamin News
  • Police Report
  • Sports Patrol
  • Star Patrol
  • Bida Juan
  • Bida Voice
  • Kalikasan Patrol
  • Listo Ako
  • Ronda Probinsya
  • CCTV Patrol
  • Lingkod Kapamilya
  • Kalusugan Patrol
  • Weather Report
  • Choose Philippines
  • TVP Special Task


  • Aya Parole (2015-present)


  • Joan Panopio
  • Ernie Manio
  • Val Balita – Sit in Anchor for Paul Hernandez (then Aya Parole)

Upcoming reporters

  • Darlene dela Cruz
  • Jason Gregorio

NOTE: According to the manager, Darlene dela Cruz left ABS-CBN Davao for her additional reporter but soon to be confirmed along with former GMA Iloilo field reporter Jason Gregorio.

Past Anchors and Reporters

  • Tina Ganzon - one of the earliest reporters for the newscast hailing from Ibaan in Batangas and a sit-in anchor for Sarita Kare, she is now director for communications for the Philippine Department of Education.
  • Edison Reyes - one of the additions to the newscast in its August 2009 launch, he became Sarita Kare's co-anchor in January 2010, making him the first male anchor of the newscast. He is now a reporter for DWFM-FM and for DWET-TV.
  • Michael Cuyugan - the earliest male reporter for the newscast in its February 2009 soft launch.
  • Kris Saunar - native of Batangas City, she is now currently a News Correspondent at CNN Philippines
  • Carolyn Bonquin - she is now a field reporter in ABS-CBN Manila.
  • Sarita Kare-Telado - she is from Toledo, Albay in Bicol & she is the earliest anchor (2009-2013)
  • Angelique Atienza - hailing from Lobo, Batangas, she is now currently a News Correspondent at CNN Philippines
  • Paul Hernandez (2013-2016)
  • Cesca Joves

See also



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