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January 4, 2018

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January 4, 2018

Central Negros Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CENECO) continued its energization efforts to Purok Tapulanga, Brgy. Bagroy in Bago as part of its Sitio Electrification Program (SEP), having 29 household beneficiaries, on November 29, Wednesday.

The Sitio Electrification Program was led by District 6 Director Robert Javellana, together with Bago Field Office Area Manager Cherish Mae Millevo.

Meanwhile, Brgy. Bagroy Captain Guillermo Rafinian encouraged not only the (SEP) beneficiaries, but everyone in the community of Prk. Tapulanga to attend the energization ceremony.

January 4, 2018

The Food and Nutrition Research Institute (NFRI)-DOST is reminding households to always serve clean meals at home.


‘SERVE CLEAN FOOD’. Parents and a pupil from a public school in La Carlota City, Negros Occidental show how food at home is to be served clean. STORY ON PAGE 3.*(Lljr-PIA6 photo)

January 4, 2018

Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon, Jr. urged Provincial Capitol employees to continue to work together and calls for cooperation to make the province more progressive.


Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr. delivering his new year’s message during the first flag raising ceremony at the Negros Occ. Multi-Purpose Activity Center (NOMPAC), yesterday (January 3).*

January 4, 2018

A resident of Sitio Mantawigon, Barangay Macasilao, Calatrava town was reported missing around 3:00 a.m. Monday at the height of typhoon Agaton.

Police Chief Inspector John Joel Batusbatusan, Calatrava PNP OIC police chief identified the victim as Eric Palabrica Villarito, 27, single, resident of the place.

His father Jerry Salumag Villarito told police that his son was wearing red sleeveless black jersey and is about five feet in height.

January 4, 2018

The missing “habal-habal” driver who was reported missing in Iglamgam River, Sitio Lubi, Barangay Tadlong, Sagay City was found dead around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

The victim was identified by Police Chief Inspector Robert Mansueto, Sagay PNP chief as Ronnie Belicario Soberano, 33, single, of Sitio Pinag-iwatan, Barangay Tadlong.

Police disclosed that the victim was reported missing around 1:10 p.m. Tuesday while trying to clean his motorcycle and his feet at the overflow when he accidentally fell to the river. Strong water current carried him away.

January 4, 2018

La Castellana Mayor Rhumyla Nicor-Mangilimutan yesterday defended his father, former Mayor Alberto Aguilar Nicor Jr., who is facing three graft charges before the Sandiganbayan Third Division due to alleged anomalous issuance of mayor’s permits to himself and his wife back in 2013.

“It’s good faith on his part when he issued a mayor’s permit to his own business and that of my mother,” Mangilimutan said.

She also said, the hollow block business of her mother Noemi “was a business put up by the cooperative and funded by the provincial government.”

January 4, 2018

San Carlos Mayor Gerardo Valmayor Jr. said the full cooperation of his constituents in the northern Negros Occidental city is the main factor for garnering the “1st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Clean Tourist City Award”.


SAN CARLOS CITY Mayor Gerardo Valmayor Jr. during an interview with NDB at his office.* (APT photo)