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Lin-ay sang Negros 2014 Final and Official Results

Lin-ay sang Negros 2014 Final and Official Results

2014 Lin-ay sang Negros Winners and Candidates

Top 10
Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon) – Lin-ay sang Negros 2014
Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala) – 1st Runner-up
Cadiz (Shermen Rose V. Perez) – 2nd Runner-up
Binalbagan (Alyanna T. Serran) – Final 5
Talisay (Treni A. Rivera) – Final 5
Murcia (Annalita P. Vizcarra) – Semifinal 10
Toboso (Maria Kristina V. Lim) – Semifinal 10
Cauayan (Apriel M. Claridad) – Semifinal 10
San Carlos (Beverly S. Binghay) – Semifinal 10
Himamaylan (Kristel Shane I. Genova) – Semifinal 10


Corporate and Special Awards
Ms. Globe – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. Olive C – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. New Placenta – Toboso (Maria Kristina V. Lim)
Ms. Nataasan Beach Resort Extreme Girl – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. RKJ Manpower Services – Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala)
Ms. Glutamax – Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala)
Ms. Ysa Skin Care – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. Ysa Botanica – San Carlos (Beverly S. Binghay)
Ms. Organic na Negros (North) – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. Congenial – Victorias (Casey Joy G. Jocsin)
Ms. Robinsons Photogenic – Talisay (Treni A. Rivera)
Ms. Petron – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. Nature Spring – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Ms. Sunstar – Moises Padilla (Hazel May U. Meguiso)
Ms. Watchmen Daily Journal and Queen of Social Media – Himamaylan (Kristel Shane I. Genova)
Ms. GMA Kapuso – Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala)
Ms. 2GO – Cadiz (Shermen Rose V. Perez)
Ms. Organic na Negros (South) – Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala)
Best in Flora and Fauna (Festival Costume) – Murcia (Annalita P. Vizcarra)
Best in Swimsuit – Cadiz (Shermen Rose V. Perez)
Best in Evening Gown – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)


Pre-Panaad Lin-ay sang Negros 2014 Awards
Muse of the Media – Isabela (Nesha Faith R. Dianala)
Lin-ay nga Maabilidad – Bacolod (Alexis Danica B. Drilon)
Best Flora and Fauna (Festival Costume) Designer – Isabela (Designer: Leonile Makilan)

Panaad Folk Dance Winners Awarded

Panaad Folk Dance Winners Awarded

Talisay City performs the “Surtido” dance as they defend their title in the rural category of the Philippine Folk Dances Competition of the 21st Panaad sa Negros Festival, April 2. */Capitol Photo

Talisay City still holds the title as champion in the Rural Category during the Philippine Folk Dances Competition in line with the 21st Panaad sa Negros Festival held at Panaad Stadium, Bacolod City, April 2.

The delegates from Talisay city dancing the “Surtido” also won the Best in Costume, Best Staging and Best Trainer awards in their category.

Representatives from Cadiz City also bagged the first place and all the special awards—Best in Costume, Staging and Trainer – in the Maria Clara Category as they danced “Bayluhan”.

Following Talisay City was the Municipality of Murcia and the City of Bacolod as they danced “Pamiparamag” and “Regoniza” respectively.

Municipality of Binalbagan got the second spot while Escalante City placed third in the Maria Clara Category.

Talisay City received P25, 000 while the second placer—P20, 000, third placer received P15, 000, and consolation prizes to San Carlos City and Municipalities of La Castellana, Hinigaran, Manapla and Toboso of P5, 000 each for the rural category.

Panaad Folk Dance Winners Awarded

Maria Clara Category winner, Cadiz City as they dance “Bayluhan” during the Philippine Folk Dances Competition of the 21st Panaad sa Negros Festival, April 2. */Capitol Photo

Cadiz City got P30, 000 cash prize while Binalbagan, P25, 000 and P20, 000 for Escalante City; consolation prize of P5, 000 each for the cities of Sagay, Himamaylan, Kabankalan, La Carlota and Bago in the Maria Clara Category.

Special awards in both categories got P5, 000 cash prize each.

This event that aims to develop and enhance awareness and interest about country’s folk dances, was participated in by 27 cities and towns of Negros Occidental.

The event was spearheaded by the Provincial Planning and Development Office, Administrative Division of the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental. */Capitol News

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) spearheaded the annual Livelihood Skills Competition at the Panaad Covered Court, yesterday in line with the 21st Panaad sa Negros Festival.

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

Karl Joseph Goroy and Alexis Saylo of Bago City grabbed the first spot in Cookery and Fruits and Vegetables Carving events while Gabriel Esparas and Jan Kenny Gallo of Manapla bagged the first place trophy in the Dried Flower Arrangement and Table Skirting, respectively.

In Cake decoration contest, Karen Marie de Asis of Kabankalan City got the first place and Rover Paul Vedad of the Municipality of Valladolid was hailed champion in the Flairtending event.

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. together with TESDA Region 6 OIC-Director Toni June Tamayo and OIC TESDA Negros Occidental Director Teresita Campantero led the opening ceremonies of the yearly skills competition.

Campantero expressed her gratitude to the provincial government for sustaining the skills and livelihood competition for 18 years already.

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

TESDA Holds 2014 Livelihood Skills Competition

“We should continue this skills competition because it is a mandate of TESDA and I am glad that the provincial government of Negros Occidental is supporting this event every year,” Tamayo said.

The top four winners of each category received cash prizes, certificates, gift packs and additional Petron Gasul products were given to the Cookery event participants and winners. */Capitol News