La Carlota City


The Pasalamat Festival of La Carlota City started with activities on April 7,8 & 10 with 2016 5-Cock Derby at La Carlota City Coliseum, followed by April 21- Mighty Sports Clinic at Uriarte Cover Court, April 23-5th Congressman/Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat Senior Age Group Tennis Tournament, ROLLO Y PINTA (Scroll Painting Competition), 3rd Ultimate Frisbee, April 24- 5th Congressman /Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat Senior Age Group Tennis Tournament, Basketball Invitational Games . Today April 25 , 2016, Monday - 5th Con-gressman/Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat

Pasalamat Festival of La Carlota opens

One of the most exciting, thrilling and fun-filled festivals in Negros Occidental and in Western Visayas, considered as one of the tourist destinations in the Philippines, is the La Carlota City Pasalamat Festival. It opened with a big bang yesterday and will commence Sunday, May 1, 2016 with a Grand Mardi Parade Dance and Float Competition.

LA CARLOTA CITY Mayor Juliet Marie D. Ferrer, Congressman Jeffrey P. Ferrer-4th District of Negros Occidental, Roberto Bob Cuenca-President ,Pasalamat Foundation Inc., & AALCPI and Vice-Mayor Luis Jacky Jalandoni III spearheaded the ceremonial cutting of ribbon at the Grand Opening of the 37th Pasalamat Cultural and Arts Festival 2016 of La Carlota City.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

2 More Solar Farms to Generate 80MW

Two more solar plants generating a total of 80 megawatts were unveiled yesterday in separate sites in Negros Occidental.

INAUGURATION. Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr., (3rd from left) along with Chairman Michael Sieg of Thomas Lloyd, Islasol President Juan Xavier Zabaleta, GSIS President and General Manager Robert Vergara, Manapla Mayor Lourdes Escalante and other investors cut the ribbon during the inauguration of the 48 megawatt solar facility in Manapla town.* (CBA-PIA6 photo)

Minor Killed in Mishap, Sister Injured

One of the two minors bumped by a vehicle was killed at President Magsaysay Street, Don Juan Subdivision in Barangay 2, San Carlos City, Negros Occidental around 5:56 p.m. Friday.

Police Superintendent Jacob Crisostomo, acting police chief identified the victim as Clarenz Salo Rosario, 3 years old. She sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to San Carlos City Hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival.

Her older sister, Chazel, 11, was injured and is still recuperating at the same hospital.