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Guv Distributes Certificates for Outstanding Scholars of NOSP

Guv Distributes Certificates for Outstanding Scholars of NOSP

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (2nd from right) distributes Certificates of Recognition to outstanding scholars of the province under the Negros Occidental Scholarship Program during its Year-end Assembly held at the Bacolod Pavillon Hotel in Bacolod City, yesterday. /Capitol photo

Guv Receives Donation Check from DBP Bacolod for Yolanda Victims

Guv Receives Donation Check from DBP Bacolod for Yolanda Victims

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. receives a check worth P500,000 from Rosemarie Callanri and Atty. Gemma Ocuila of the Development Bank of the Philippines – Bacolod as donation for the victims of the recent Typhoon Yolanda that also hit the northern part of Negros Occidental. Also in photo is Negros Occ. Provincial Administrator Enrique Pinongan. /Capitol photo

Negros Occidental Wins Best Performing Province in Western Visayas

Negros Occidental Wins Best Performing Province in Western Visayas

Board Member Salvador Escalante, Jr. and DILG Provincial Director Ma. Joy Maredith Madayag received the award from DILG Undersecretary Austere Panadero, Regional Director Atty. Anthony Nuyda, newly-retired Regional Director Evelyn Trompeta and Asst. Regional Director Margie Biligan.

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) awarded Negros Occidental as the Best Performing Province in Western Visayas during the Pagdayaw 2013 Awarding Ceremony held at Iloilo Grand Hotel, Iloilo City.

The province also bagged the special awards as champion in three categories namely, Excellence in Economic Governance, Environmental Governance and Valuing the Fundamentals of Good Governance; and second runner-up in Administrative Governance and Social Governance.

Board Member Salvador Escalante, Jr. and DILG Provincial Director Ma. Joy Maredith Madayag received the award from DILG Undersecretary Austere Panadero, Regional Director Atty. Anthony Nuyda, newly-retired Regional Director Evelyn Trompeta and Asst. Regional Director Margie Biligan.

Also among the awardees are Sagay City, San Carlos City, Bago City and Kabankalan City for various categories.

Also present during the awarding are Board Member Raul Rivera, Provincial Planning and Development Officer Ma. Lina Sanogal, PIO Karen Dinsay and Celso Nuñez, among others.