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Former Senator Maceda Pays Courtesy Visit to Guv

Former Senator Maceda Pays Courtesy Visit to Guv

Former Senator Ernesto Maceda (2nd from right) paid a courtesy visit to Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (center) at the Capitol, yesterday. Also in photo are Board Members Salvador Escalante, Jr. and Miller Serondo, and Ricardo Presbitero of Valladolid.

Guv Administers Oath of Office to CAPGEM New Officers

Guv Administers Oath of Office to CAPGEM New Officers

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (extreme left) administers the oath of office of the newly-elected officers of Capitol Government Employees Multi-Purpose (CAPGEM) Cooperative led by its chairman, Dr. Joevy Tan (2nd from left). Other officers are Lemuel Salido, Vice Chairman; and Arnel Argusar, June Caberoy, Erwin Libo-on, Hermes Ariño, Eleanor Espeja, Elizabeth Suyod, and Leo Galvez, Board of Directors. Arturo Ponsaran, Teresita Suante, and Pilar Capatar were elected as members of the Audit Committee. /Capitol photo

Pontevedra Wins Drum and Bugle Competition

Pontevedra Wins Drum and Bugle Competition

Panaad sa Negros Festival 2013 Drum and Bugle Competition champion, Miranda Elementary School Drum and Bugle Corps of the Municipality of Pontevedra, in their winning routine at the Panaad Football Field, yesterday. /Capitol photo

The Miranda Elementary School Drum and Bugle Corps, representing the Municipality of Pontevedra, is this year’s champion of the Panaad sa Negros Festival 2013 Drum and Bugle Competition and received P50,000 cash prize at Panaad Stadium, yesterday.

La Carlota South Elementary School 1 representing La Carlota City was adjudged second placer and received P40,000 cash prize while Cabacungan Elementary School of the Municipality of La Castellana got the third place award and received P30,000 cash. Silay South Elementary School Band representing Silay City won fourth place and received P20,000 cash while Asuncion L. Lizares Elementary School representing Bacolod City as fifth placer received P10,000 cash.

Talisay Elementary School representing Talisay City and Felomina G. Gequillana Elementary School of the Municipality of Ilog received P4,000 each as consolation prize.

Adjudged Best Drum Major is Jhessa Medecillo of Pontevedra while Bacolod City won the Best in Uniform award.

Instruments used during the competition were bugle (single piston), lyre, xylophone, drums, cymbals and cowbells. /Capitol News