Daily Archive

December 5, 2017

If there is any leader of the sugar industry who has been tried and tested by time, it’s the president of the National Federation of Sugarcane Planters (NFSP), Mr. Enrique “Nene” D. Rojas!

Truly, it’s been so many years since he started to campaign actively for the survival of the sugar industry! Today, he is still fighting for the sugar industry and we can really admire and respect him for his herculean efforts!

December 5, 2017

NDB READERS’ OPINION

December 5, 2017

Lou Olvido-Parroco, a pure Cadiznon and one of our Cadizeño Awardees, has been selected as one of the 100 Most Influential Filipino Women in the World by the Filipina Women’s Network during a Gala Awards Ceremony at the 14th Filipina Leadership Global Summit held in Toronto, Canada last October 25–29, 2017.


Lou Olvido-Parroco

December 5, 2017

A drug personality was shot dead by two riding in tandem criminals Sunday evening in front of Education Training Center School (ETCS-4), while his companion was wounded.

The victim was identified by Senior Inspector Leo Gestopa of Police Station 1 as Harold Tornilla, 38, “Alyas Bongbong,” of Purok Adarna, Barangay 16, Bacolod City. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body and died before reaching the hospital.

His companion was identified as Jessie Lamparero, of legal age, resident of the place.

December 5, 2017

Three persons were killed, another injured in three separate road mishaps involving motorcycles in Silay, La Carlota and Himamaylan cities on Sunday and at dawn Monday.

Police authorities identified the victim in Manapla as one “Alyas John-John”, of legal age, with no known address; Romeo Aguillon Bajala, Jr., 29, married, construction worker, of Sitio Binigsian, Barangay Cubay, La Carlota City; and Francis Jabagat De Asis, 28, single, of Sitio Mapait, Barangay Su-ay, Himamaylan.

December 5, 2017

The Police Regional Office (PRO) 6 headed by Police Chief Superintendent Cesar Hawthorne R. Binag, Task Force Crusaders for Democracy and Hugpong Federal Movement of the Philippines sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for friendship at PRO6 Headquarters yesterday December 4.

December 5, 2017


THE LADY DOCTOR COMES HOME. Lady Doctor Christine Jane “Jing-Jing” Toga, M.D. enjoys the rare moment by taking a few days off from work in Metro Manila to relax with nephews Gabriel Zachary “Gab” and Charles Evyne “Bob” Toga Sunday morning at Punta Taytay Beach in her home city.*

December 5, 2017


NEW HIMAMAYLAN SPM. Governor Alfredo Marañon, Jr. (right) administers the oath of office of the newly-appointed councilor of Himamaylan City, Teresita Gamposilao (center), at the Capitol, yesterday, in the presence of Mayor Agustin Ernesto Bascon.*(Richard Malihan photo)

December 5, 2017

Western Visayas is higher in passing percentage than the national passing percentage in the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET) conducted in September 2017 by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) according to Ms Blesilda Masangcay, OIC of PRC Region 6 in Iloilo City, who was part of the Regional Coorddinating council conference over the weekend hosted by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), that Atty Johnson Cañete, regional director presided.