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Guv Joins Bemedalled Athletes During WVRAA Meet Awarding

Guv Joins Bemedalled Athletes During WVRAA Meet Awarding

Bemedalled athletes in Swimming, Athletics, Rhythmic Gymnastics pose with Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr., Provincial Schools Division Supt. Juliet Jeruta, Provincial Sports Coordinator Angel “Nonong” Verdeflor and PESS Supervisor Romeo Sison during the awarding ceremony of the WVRAA Meet at the Negros Occidental Multi-Purpose Activity Center yesterday. */CAPITOLPhoto

Guv Joins Bemedalled Athletes During WVRAA Meet Awarding

WVRAA Gold medalist Irene Therese Bermejo bound for Myanmar for the ASEAN Taekwondo Championships this coming May 2013 and Asian Junior Taekwondo Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia in June 2013 to represent the Philippines pose with Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr., DepEd Provincial Supt. Juliet Jeruta and Provincial Sports Coordinator Angel “Nonong” Verdeflor. */CAPITOLPhoto

Gov. Marañon Leads Groundbreaking of P6M Irrigation Project in Himamaylan City

Gov. Marañon Leads Groundbreaking of P6M Irrigation Project in Himamaylan City

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (3rd from right) and Fifth District Board Member Melvin Ibañez lead the groundbreaking ceremony of the Suay-Buenavista Communal Irrigation Project in Himamaylan City together with Provincial Agriculturist Igmedio Tabianan, and Buenavista Farmers’ Association President, Ramy Entierro. /Capitol photo

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. led in the groundbreaking ceremony, Wednesday, of the Suay-Buenavista Communal Irrigation Project amounting to P6,053,694.44 that will benefit 130 farmers in the area.

The project, located in Barangay Buenavista, Himamaylan City, will be fully constructed in 210 days and will serve a total of 96 hectares of farmland.

Gov. Marañon advised the farmers to make good use of the project given to them and to take care of the project in order to make it sustainable.

Buenavista Farmers’ Association President, Ramy Entierro, said that they are thankful to the provincial government and National Irrigation Administration for initiating the project as it will have a big impact in their rice production amidst the threat of climate change.

Also present in the activity were Fifth District Board Member Melvin Ibañez and Provincial Agriculturist Igmedio Tabianan, among others. /Capitol News

Guv and TUP-V President Sign Deed of Donation for Land Donation

Guv and TUP-V President Sign Deed of Donation for Land Donation

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. and Technological University of the Philippines-Visayas President, Dr. Olympio V. Caparas sign the Deed of Donation and Acceptance of Donation of Real Property for the land situated at Zone III, Poblacion, Talisay City with an area of 34,735 sq. m. donated by the provincial government to the school. It was held Monday during the 36th Founding Anniversary celebration of the university. /Capitol photo