Why the Army did not join medical mission

BACOLOD City – Newly-promoted 303rd Infantry Brigade commander, Brigadier General Benedict Arevalo clarified on March 19, 2019 why the 52nd Infantry Battalion cancelled its participation in the  medical mission in the town of Isabela, Negros Occidental on Sunday. Arevalo said they have received a memorandum earlier this month from the AFP headquarters instructing them to […]

Regional meet winners get P917-K in cash incentives

BACOLOD City – Athletes from Negros Occidental, who won medals in the recent Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association (WVRAA) Meet 2019, received a total of PHP917,000 in cash incentives from the provincial government. Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. led the awarding ceremony held at the Negros Occidental Multi-Purpose Activity Center in this city on Friday afternoon. […]

Bacolod security forces unite for safe polls: police chief

BACOLOD City – The Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) has ensured the safe conduct of the May 13 elections here as it closely works with other law enforcement units under the supervision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec). “The security forces are united to ensure a peaceful mid-term elections,” said Col. Henry Biñas, officer-in-charge of […]

Army unit nixes medical mission

BACOLOD City – Mayor Joselito Malabor of Isabela, Negros Occ. is seeking clarification why a unit of the Philippine Army cancelled its participation in the medical mission held on March 17, 2019 at the town’s covered court. Malabor told reporters that they were informed only on Mar 15 by the 52nd Infantry Battalion that they  […]

DPWH widens Bacolod South Road

TRAVELING to the southern portion of Negros Occidental is easier and more comfortable with the widening of some portions of Bacolod South Road. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Negros Occidental 4th District Engineering Office completed the widening of Bacolod South Road in Pontevedra, Negros Occidental. According to District Engineer Genaro M. Panganiban, […]