Sagay City

Sagay City Resident Stabbed Dead

SAGAY CITY, Negros Occ.- A jobless man was stabbed dead by another person in Osmeña Street, Barangay Poblacion 1, this city about 8:30 a.m., Sunday.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, acting Sagay PNP chief identified the victim as Edilberto Mahinay Moreno, 40, of Lot 16, Black 21, Cornelio-Pascual Streets, Aguilar Subdivision, Barangay Poblacion 1.

He sustained multiple stab wounds in the body and was rushed to Lopez District Foundation Planters Hospital and later transferred to Cadiz District Hospital where he was declared dead on arrival.

NONECO to Power 3 Negros Occidental Tourist Islands

Three tourist islands in Negros Occidental will get a much-needed boost as the Northern Negros Electric Cooperative starts energizing them through submarine cable.

Lawyer Danny Pondevilla, NONECO general manager said they will start the energization of Sipaway island, in San Carlos, City, with Molocaboc island in Sagay City and Lacawon island of Cadiz City as next in line.

Last week, National Electrification Administrator Edita Bueno led the groundbreaking of the installation of submarine cable in Sipaway island in San Carlos City.

The Department of Energy has earmarked P45 million to energize Sipaway island, which is composed of two barangays, with 6,000 inhabitants, including foreigners who own several beach resorts in the area.

Story Book Writing Workshop Set in Sagay City Nov. 24

Are you fond of writing stories? Would you like to make a book? If you are, then come and attend the Storybook Writing Workshop presented by Museo sang Bata sa Negros Foundation on November 24, 2015, 8:30AM-4:30 PM at Balay Kauswagan in Sagay City.

There is also another workshop to be held in Bacolod City on November 25, 2015 at the University of St. La Salle (Room 10).

Topics that will be presented in the workshop include: Writing for Children, Element of Stories, Book Design, Copyright, Publishing to name a few.

1 Killed Scores Hurt in Mishap

One was killed and 17 others were injured after a cargo truck they were riding figured in a mishap on their way home to Barangay Binagiohan, Escalante City at Sitio Salvacion 2, Barangay Lopez Jaena, Sagay City, about 5 p.m. Monday.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City PNP chief identified the fatality as Carlos Coliamat Encarquez, 54, of Sitio Laoyahan, Barangay Binagiohan Escalante. He fell to the Mitsubishi cargo truck after hitting an Indian mango.


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