Bago City

RCBE Chooses Ms. MassKara -Rotary-Advocacy

The Rotary Club of Bacolod has chosen Ms. MassKara-Rotary-Advocacy from among the eleven MassKara queen candidates who submitted themselves to the process during the final judging held Friday (September 25) in time for the regular meeting of the Rotary-East at Chalet, L’Fisher hotel in Bacolod City.

The official winner will however be known during the pageant night to be held on October 12 at the SMX convention center.

Jail Officers Intensify Tree Planting Activities

Jail officers of the Negros Occidental District Jail (NODJ) planted about 300 mahogany seedlings along the barangay road of Tabunan, Bago City.

Schoolchildren of I Makilan Elementary School are excited to partake of the hot soup and fresh milk provided by the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology–Negros Occidental District Jail during a feeding program in Barangay Tabunan, Bago City.*(EAD-PIA6/BJMP photo)

Bago Police Nabs Extortionist

A man was arrested in an entrapment operation by Bago City PNP, Tuesday.

Police Superintendent David Cachumbo, Jr., Bago City PNP chief identified the suspect as Jose Alex Matchico Jamili, 50, resident of Purok Ilaya, Barangay Taloc, Bacolod City.

Jamili was complaint by a housewife, Guia Guillen Ubugon, 35, married, of Barangay Taloc in the city that Jamili introduced himself as a certain “Greg” who threatened to kill her family if she does not give a certain amount.

The threats were done through text messages in her cellphone.

Bet Collector, Another Nabbed in Drug Bust, 2 Escape

A bet collector of Small Town Lottery (STL) was arrested in a buy bust operation in Bangga Punong, Candelaria Street, Barangay Poblacion, San Enrique, Negros Occidental about 10:40 am Monday.

Police Chief Inspector Romeo Vargas, San Enrique PNP chief identified the suspect as Fred Arlos Guanzon, 33, single, resident of Barangay Nayon, also of the town.

He yielded five (5) plastic sachets of suspected shabu to an undercover agent.

He was also recovered with P300 marked money used in buying a sachet of suspected shabu from him.

Sugarcane Workers Ass’n of Tabocol Hold Graduation

The graduation rites of the Sugarcane Workers Association of Tabocol (SWAT),an affiliate of the Federation of Free Farmers (FFF), was the talk of the town at Sitio Tabocol in Barangay Bacong, Bago City, on August 30, 2015.

Photos above show the activities during SWAT-FFF Graduation Rites on Sunday (August 30, 2015) with PARPO 1 Ronald Gareza of DAR in behalf of Regional Director Stephen M. Leonidas as guest speaker. In photo right, the graduates pose for group souvenir with FFF President Mike Baylon.*


Alan Gensoli Arman Toga Cyrus Garde Desiderio Deferia Edith Colmo
Eugene Adiong Gil Alfredo Severino James Toga Jun delos Reyes Leo Claridad
Manny Canto Owen Bayog Pert Toga Ritzy Robles Malo-oy Robert Harland
Roque P. Hofilena W. Henry O. Streegan Wennie Sancho