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Guv Turns Over P1M Check to Barangay San Jose of Sipalay

Guv Turns Over P1M Check to Barangay San Jose of Sipalay

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (center) turns over a check worth P1M to barangay officials of Brgy. San Jose, Sipalay City headed by Brgy. Capt. Ricardo C. De Gracia (4th from left) for the proposed construction of San Jose Spring Development. /Capitol photo

Board Members of SCEA Australia Pay Courtesy Visit to Guv

Board Members of SCEA Australia Pay Courtesy Visit to Guv

The board members of the Swan Christian Education Association (SCEA), Inc. based in Perth, Australia namely Paul Raymond Beacham, Linda Laella Roney, Stephen George Lee, Clinton Thomas Bradbury, and Guy John Cameron paid a courtesy visit to Gov. Alfredo G. Maranon, Jr. (center) at the Capitol, yesterday, in the presence of Negros Occidental board members, Atty. Alain Gatuslao and Salvador Escalante, Jr. Also in photo is Pastor Gary Visitacion who accompanied the group. /Capitol photo

Guv Lauds NOSP Scholars

Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon, Jr. lauded the 12 Negros Occidental Scholarship Program (NOSP) grantees who passed this year’s professional licensure examinations in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering.

The two new physicians under the NOSP-Negros Occidental Provincial Medical and Nursing Scholarship (NOPMans) are Greg Ryan Gerongano from Hinigaran and Joven Ledesma from Victorias. Both graduated from the University of St. La Salle – College of Medicine and took the Licensure Exam on August 23-24 and 30-31, 2014.

Jeah Mae Caagoy from Murcia and Anselmo Perez, Jr. from Cauayan passed the Veterinary Medicine examinations at the Visayas State University and Aklan State University respectively last September 2-4, 2014.

Deolita Abdon who hails from Toboso and a graduate of Visayas State University from Toboso successfully passed the Agricultural Engineering examinations held last July 1-2.

Meanwhile, seven new agriculturists include Le-Ann Dogeno of Pulupandan, Ananias Ricaplaza Jr. of La Castellana, Anabelle Guarin of Hinobaan, Ronllyn Dejaro of La Castellana, Katherine Day Saturnino-Gemotra of Talisay City, Nanette Trenuela-Dario of La Castellana and Regielina Villar of Himamaylan who took the examinations last June 1-3, 2014.

Dejaro, Dogeno, Guarin, Ricaplaza and Dairo graduated from Central Philippines State University (CPSU) in Kabankalan; Perez, Gemotra and Villar graduated from Aklan State University while Abdon and Caagoy graduated from Visayas State University, Visca Baybay City in Leyte.

The governor expressed his congratulations to the passers and urged other scholars and students to do well in their studies as he believes that education is the greatest social equalizer that helps overcome the gap between the rich and the poor families. */Capitol News