Jun delos Reyes

Atty. Edgardo Y. Acuña Elected President of Negros del Norte Planters’ Ass’n

Atty. Edgardo Y. Acuña, former Provincial Board Member of the 2nd District of Negros Occidental was unanimously elected President of the Negros Del Norte Planters’ Association Incorporated (NNPAI) at the Annual General Membership Meeting and Election of the Officers and Board of Directors held at the Victorias Milling Company Golf and Country Club, Saturday. Elected were: Vice-President Luis C. Locsin, Secretary Manuel Frederick “Manman” Ko, Treasurer Nadina Gustilo; Board of Directors Mayor Jose “Oti” L. Montelibano, Renato S. Lacson, Eduardo D. Gargar, Eduardo Lopingco, Sandra M. Fermin, Armando Valmayor, Dr. Albert Jo, Miguel Antonio Lacson, Marichris L. Corro, Felix J. Robles, Manuel “Manolet” Escalante. General Manager is Armin A. Evangelista.


Atty. Edgardo Y. Acuña, newly elected President of Negros Del Norte Planters’ Association Incorporated delivers his President’s Message, while Nadina Gustilo delivers her Treasurer’s Report during the Annual General Membership Meeting at Victorias Milling Company Golf and Country Club.* (Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

 Army Soldier Hurt in the Himamaylan City Encounter

La Carlota City Nominee for Child Friendly City

La Carlota City headed by Mayor Juliet Marie D. Ferrer and Vice-Mayor Luis Jacky Jalandoni and SPMs is one of the Top 4 nominees to the Council for the Welfare of Children Presidential Award for Child-Friendly Municipalities and Cities of the Philippines National Award.


Mayor Juliet Marie D. Ferrer of La Carlota City. nominee for Presidential Award of Child Friendly City of the Philippines delivers her message at the Council for the Welfare of Children Presidential Award for Child-Friendly Municipalities and Cities National Award Committees Validation Visit January 11 to 15, 2016 with Dexter N. Pante, Deped; Jomarie Tongol, National Nutrition Council; Kimberly Carmina Diaz of DOLE; and Ma. Erlinda N. Aguila, Council for the Welfare of Children in La Carlota City Social Hall, yesterday *(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

4th Congressional District Athletic Meet Opens

The 4th Congressional District Athletic Meet 2015 opened with a big bang at the Doña Hortencia Salas Benedicto National High School Stadium in La Carlota City last Wednesday.


Symbolic Lighting of Friendship Torch and Urn: 2015 4th Congressional Athletic Meet spearheaded by Krystel Monique Galanza, Mikka Ella Medina - Gold Medalist Tennis Elem. Girls Doubles, Jhoana Lou Micoyco - Gold Medalist Single and Double Baston, Syrene Salazar - Gold Medalist Tennis Elem. Girls, Individual/Team Event- Palarong Pambansa 2015.* (Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

La Carlota City High School Batch ’72 School Feeding Program in Ayungon

Close to 500 poor, indigent and less privileged students of Ayungon Elementary School in La Carlota City availed of Free hot, delicious and nutritious chicken arroz caldo with bread during their snacks at their recess time in school by La Carlota City High School Batch “72 spearheaded by Rosa Abaygar with her husband Tom Formby, Classmate Jovy Aries Abaño, Arlene Luces, Romeo Noble with the assistance of Principal Perpetua Acosta Morales, teachers , parents and School Pupil Organization held at the Ayungon Elementary School Gymnasium recently.

Francisca Montes Susano- Oldest, Healthiest of 75 Centenary Awardees

The oldest and healthiest among the Centennial awardees of Negros Occidental is Francisca Montes Susano, 118 years old. She was born on September 11, 1897 in Purok Taytay, Barangay Oringao, Kabankalan City. She is the 4th daughter of the family of 7 of Mr. and Mrs. Binoy Susano and Deleda Montes of Barangay Carol-an, Kabankalan City - a farmer and


Francisca M. Susano - 118 years old of Brgy Oringao, Kabankalan City interviewed by NDB’s Jun de los Reyes and Ricky Filoteo of Tatak RMN, a Centennial Awardee of Cinco De Noviembre Celebration of Negros Occidental with cash prize of P100,000.00 while her son Ernesto 82, shows her I.D.*( NDB photo)