E. B. Magalona

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Man nabbed with firearm

A resident of Hacienda Lumbia, Barangay Alicante, EB Magalona, Negros Occidental was confiscated with a firearm after he created alarm and scandal around 6:30 p.m. Sunday in Barangay 2, EB Magalona.

Police identified the suspect as Joevel Goc-ong Barrera, 33, married.

EB Magalona police led by SPO3 Mosulini Salar responded to the area after receiving report that the suspect fired his gun.

Confiscated from him was an improvised homemade shotgun. He is detained at EB Magalona PNP.*(CMG)


Cong. Albee leads consultation on Malogo River irrigation program

Recognizing the criticality of water supply in productivity and other development initiatives, Third District Congressman Alfredo Benitez spearheaded the presentation and consultation on the Malogo River Irrigation Program of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) with stakeholders, specifically in the cities of Victorias and Silay and the municipality of E.B. Magalona.

The Panel at the Malogo River Irrigation Program Consultation. (from left) Silay Mayor Mark Golez, EB Magalona Mayor Marvin Malacon, Cong. Alfredo Benitez, NIA Special Projects Coordinator for Region VI Engr. Jesus Datoon and Victorias Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca.*

Congressman Alfredo Benitez turns over the Multi-Purpose Hall in Barangay Sto. Nino, EB Magalona

Congressman Alfredo Benitez together with Vice-Governor Bong Lacson turns over the Multi-Purpose Hall in Barangay Sto. Nino, EB Magalona to Mayor Marvin Malacon and the barangay officials led by Punong Barangay Romulo Villanueva, Jr. in simple rites last January 20, 2018.