"SILAYNON: Sa Pag-ugyon, Magasanag ang Palaabuton" is the theme of the 57th
Charter Anniversary of Silay City which will officially open today, Friday.
The celebrations will kick off with the Silaynon Pride Walk from the marker
at Brgy. Guinhalaran to the public plaza.
LIN-AY SANG SILAY HOPEFULS. The Search for Lin-ay Sang Silay candidates will
also be presented together with their respective barangay captains in today’s
opening of Silay City’s 57th Charter Anniversary.*
Joining in the pride walk are the 16 barangays of Silay, the Search for
Lin-ay Sang Silay candidates, religious and other non-government organizations,
scholars, Department of Education and Silay Government employees.
Silay PNP Parade and Review will then commence at the public plaza covered
court in honor of the men and women in uniform in due recognition to their
service to the people of Silay.
Mayor Jose L. Montelibano, mayor of Silay, will then formally declare the
opening of the 57th Charter Anniversary of the city as well as of the Employees’
The City Health Office will then lead the crowd in a dance exercise dubbed
‘Hataw Sayaw sa Plaza’.
After, the 15 candidates for the Search for Lin-ay Sang Silay will be
presented to the public together with their respective barangay captains. This
year’s candidates are Sinead Angelica Jain (Brgy. 3), Joy Pauline Geronca (Brgy.
4), Jovelyn Opianga (Brgy. Guinhalaran), Mary Joy Verbo (Brgy. 5), Dhalia
Hofileña (Brgy. Balaring), Rhoma Jane Elano (Brgy. E. Lopez), Mary Danica Bilbao
(Brgy. 2), Irene Catalan (Brgy. Patag), Julie Ann Nones (Brgy. Kapitan Ramon),
Alisa Mari Jaen (Brgy. Mambulac), Dennie Grace Dumrique (Brgy. Lantad), Noreen
Therese Soluta (Brgy. 1), Elona Olano (Brgy. Bagtic), Jannica Barbasa (Brgy.
Rizal) and Joanna Marie Ruiz (Brgy. Guimbalaon).