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Himamaylan City

Bautista Wins Gold for Phl

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Himamaylan City-hailed Ian Clark Bautista won the lone gold for the Philippine Boxing Team in the just-concluded 2014 China Open International Boxing Tournament held at the Guizhou Gymnasium in Guiyang Province, China.

The young Bautista, who also won the gold medal in last year’s Asian Confederation Youth Boxing Championships, topped the men’s flyweight division against South Korean and Chinese boxers.

For Bautista, he is happy to win the gold medal and brings pride to the Philippines. "I would like to thank all who prayed and supported me," he said.

2 Soldiers Killed; Another Injured in Clash

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Two soldiers of the 47th Infantry Battalion based in Himamaylan City were killed and another was injured in an encounter with New People’s Army (NPA) rebels at 2:15PM Thursday in Sitio Madaha, Brgy. Buenavista in the city.

City Mayor Agustin Ernesto Gatuslao Bascon condemned the incident claiming this will create fear and chaos among residents.

Bascon claimed the soldiers are helping the city identify the issues in the barangay and nearby places.

Buenavista is a progressive barangay about 20 kilometers from the city proper, Bascon added.

TB Remains Major Challenge to Treat: DOH

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Although tuberculosis (TB) is easy to treat, but it remains a major challenge according to the Department of Health (DOH).

Ms. Lorna Garde, head, provincial National TB Program, Negros Occidental admits, TB is curable but some patients are hard to treat because they do not go out, or can not depart from their vices.* (EBColmo)

Sermona Battles Aussie Champ to Defend Title

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Himamaylanon reigning World Boxing Council (WBC) International super featherweight champion Ryan "The Crusher" Sermona (16, 9KOs-5-0) is scheduled to defend his belt against Australian and World Boxing Union (WBU) super featherweight titlist Corey McConnell (13, 1KO-1-1) on August 9 at Crossing Theatre, New South Wales, Australia.

Ryan "The Crusher" Sermona

March for Peace In 5th District Kicks Off in Moises Padilla Tomorrow

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The "Marching for Peace, Serving the Countryside" activity spearheaded by the Provincial Peace Integration and Development Unit (Pro-PIDU) of Negros Occidental will start its first convergence activity in Brgy. Quintin Remo, Municipality of Moises Padilla, tomorrow, Tuesday.

It started with a foot march in Brgy. Puso, La Castellana, yesterday and will be followed the next day by civic action activities, participated in by government agencies, non-government organizations and local government units, headed by Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr.

Capitol To Buy a Property in Himamaylan City for a School Site

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The Provincial Government of Negros Occidental will purchase a three-hectare titled property in Himamaylan City intended for a school site and other government structures.

The property must be accessible to the national highway, with available water and power supply, preferably within the city proper.

The property must have a Dept. of Agrarian Reform (DAR) clearance and not transferred to agrarian reform beneficiaries.

‘Carnapper’ Falls to Cops

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Police authorities in Himamaylan City collared a suspected carnapper in a raid about 7PM, Friday.

PO3 John Derrick Capu-nong apprehended Jomel dela Cruz alias Macho, 27, at his residence in Ganaba St., Brgy. 2 for allegedly taking the parked motorcycle of Fritz John Saril.

Saril told probers that he parked his Honda XRM motorcycle with plate number 4289 QT in front of a computer shop in Brgy. 2 when he discovered his vehicle being driven away by the suspect.

Jealousy Moves 2 Women to Attack Each Other

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Police authorities in Himamaylan City are investigating the case of two "jealous" women who reportedly attacked each other Wednesday inside the Himamaylan Central School.

Himamaylan’s rescue unit informed PO3 Freddie Z. Pabilona, duty field investigator, with PO3 Vincent B. Limaco, that Ma. Fe Malata, 47, of Nasug-ong in Brgy. Caradio-an, and 44-year old Leonila Magtulis, of Sitio Wayang, Brgy. 3 were injured due to stabbing.

Woman Falls in Drug Bust

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Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) operatives, with Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) in coordination with elements of Himamaylan City Police, arrested a 53-year old woman for alleged sale of illegal drugs about 7AM, Monday.

NABBED IN A JUNE 2, 2014 DRUG BUY BUST. Socorro Pavilla Regino, 53 years old, resident of Purok 7, Barangay Aguisan, Himamaylan City, right, was nabbed in a drugs buy bust operation carried out by PDEA operatives led by team leader James Afuang.* (Photo provided by Rox Estrella)

Socorro Regiño of Purok 7, Brgy. Aguisan, Himamaylan City was busted by Intelligence Officer 1 (IO1) Jasm See, SPO2 Ramil Dellomes, PO2 Octavio Llenado and PO1 Reysy Nombre after she handed a sachet of suspected shabu to a poseur buyer for P500.00.

Another Surface Water Source in Negros Discovered

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Aside from the overflowing surface or spring water supply which could provide clean, potable water for Talisay and Bacolod cities coming from its watesheds, another official of the MWSS based in Manila has discovered ample water source which could supply surface or spring water for residents of Kabankalan and Himamaylan cities in Southern Negros.

The best water source for household use is from surface or spring water, the MWSS former official who has retired from the service said in an interview with NNF/NDB, but who requested he not be named at the moment.

Abducted Farmer Confirms 47th IB Role in Illegal Act

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An abducted farmer in Southern Negros has related to members of a Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) last week composed of human rights workers under Karapatan-Negros, the Kilusang Magbubukid sa Pilipinas-Negros (KMP-Negros), that it was indeed, soldiers belonging to the 4th IB who abducted him.

MC Rider Dies in Road Mishap

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A motorcycle-rider died while on the way to a hospital after he was accidentally ran over by a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) about 7:15AM, Thursday last week along the national road of Sitio Tuyuman in Brgy. Caradio-an, Himamaylan City.

Initial investigation said Gerald Tobal, 28, of Purok 1, Brgy. IV-Poblacion was on board his Rusi 150CC motorcycle and travelling from North to South direction of the national road and on his tail was the Mitsubishi Adventure with plate number JBV 156 driven by Yahgob Darayan, of Zamboanga City.


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