Victorias City

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Calatrava, Bago, Negros Stallion Dominate Cinco De Nobyiembre Relay

Calatrava, Bago City Road Runner, and Negros Road Stallion dominate the 17-Under, Open, and Executive categories respectively in the Cinco De Nobyiembre Marathon Relay that started in Barangay Tortosa, Manapla town yesterday.

Calatrava dominated the 17U group at 2 hours, 31 minutes and 58 seconds. They were followed by Maravilla (2:34.19), while Victorias City settled for third place (2:34.40).

Modern Hospital Rising Soon in Victorias

A Memorandum of Agreement (MOU) aimed at establishing a modern hospital in Victorias City will be signed by the Government of Victorias and Memphis Mission of Mercy at 1 p.m. today, Oct. 9.

The proposed medical health facility will help provide advanced and state of the art modern technology beneficial to the people of Victorias and surrounding communities and other parts of the region.

UNEGA Resolution for Coalition with PDP-Laban Passed

The Secretary General of the United Negros Alliance (UNEGA) Party, Board Member Salvador Escalante, Jr., handed a Resolution to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) Secretary General, Pantaleon Alvarez, for the Proposed Coalition by and between the UNEGA and (PDP-Laban) for the purpose of pursuing common goals for the benefit of all the constituents of the Province of Negros Occidental.

Congressman Alfredo “Albee” Benitez, 3rd District Negros Occidental delivers his message and presented the more than 10,000 community leaders of the towns and cities of Negros Occidental to Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez of the House of Congress in support to PDB LABAN at the Basic Membership Seminar, Federalism Forum and Oathtaking Ceremony at the jampacked crowd at Victorias Coliseum, Victorias City, yesterday.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

Victoriahanon Dies in Mishap

A resident of Victorias City was killed when he crossed the national highway at Barangay 21, Victorias City around 7:40 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Superintendent Herman Garbosa, Victorias City PNP chief identified the victim as Joebert Aragona Rivera, 48, of Barangay 21, Victorias City.

The victim was bumped by a speeding Rusi motorcycle driven by Leobert D. Baco of Sitio Takas, Barangay Tuburan, EB Magalona, Negros Occidental.

The victim was rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital but was declared dead on arrival.