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DAVAO CITY (August 22, 2016) – Tboli dancers lead the contingent of James L. Chiongbian National Trade School during the Indak–Indak sa Kadalanan of the 31st Kadayawan Festival on Saturday, August 20. This contingent from Kiamba, Sarangani which has twice won in their town’s Timpuyog Festival and thrice as champion in Kalilangan Festival of General Santos City was declared grand champion of the Indak–Indak sa Kadalanan. (Contributed photo for SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Monday, 22 August 2016 00:00

Kadayawan grand champion is Sarangani

DAVAO CITY (August 22, 2016) - The contingent of James L. Chiongbian National Trade School of Kiamba, Sarangani performs during the Indak–Indak sa Kadalanan of the 31st Kadayawan Festival on Saturday, August 20. The Sarangani street dancers, who were in their first foray to Kadayawan, were declared grand champion, beating 11 other contingents, and winning P500,000. (Contributed photo for SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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DAVAO CITY (August 22, 2016) – Street dancers from James L. Chiongbian National Trade School cheer as Sarangani Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon visits them during a break in the Indak–Indak sa Kadalanan of the 31st Kadayawan Festival on Saturday, August 20. The Sarangani contingent from Kiamba emerged as the champion with a prize of P500,000. (Contributed photo for SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Monday, 22 August 2016 00:00

Kadayawan winners presented at Capitol

ALABEL, Sarangani (August 22, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon and officials present the James L. Chiongbian National Trade School Performing Arts Troupe (JLCNTS) which won as champion of Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan in the 31st Kadayawan Festival during the flag-raising ceremony at the Capitol on Monday, August 22. The school also received the Best in Musicality award. JLCNTS was a three-time champion of Kalilangan Festival in General Santos City from 2014 to 2016. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Monday, 22 August 2016 00:00

Sarangani celebrates Kadayawan win

ALABEL, Sarangani (August 22, 2016) - Capitol employees, teachers, students and parents of James L. Chiongbian National Trade School pose with Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon during the flag-raising ceremony at the Capitol Monday, August 22. Though first-timer in Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan, the Sarangani contingent bagged the championship in the street dancing competition during the 31st Kadayawan Festival. Their victory qualified them for Aliwan Fiesta 2017. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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MAITUM, Sarangani (August 19, 2016) - Community volunteer-participants try to perform a type of basic bandaging as demonstrated by personnel from the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office during the Basic Family Disaster Preparedness Training held at Municipal Auditorium Thursday, August 18. They were given lectures about fire safety, disaster awareness and preparedness, first aid and basic life support. This will produce trained individuals who will help their community to be more responsive in handling disasters and to ensure the safety of the entire community. (James Doctor /MAITUM CDIO)

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Friday, 19 August 2016 00:00

Schools to use solar power

ALABEL, Sarangani (August 19, 2016) - Technicians of Solar Energy Foundation conduct training to teachers and community representatives on solar panel installation Friday, August 19, at DepEd Sarangani. Some 54 solar suitcases estimated to cost $2,500 each will be given to 25 schools in Sarangani which have no electricity. The foundation aims to help the teachers and children to have better learning conditions thru solar energy. (Jake Narte/ SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (August 19, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon signs the executive order institutionalizing the creation of Task Force Sulong Kalikasan to combat illegal logging and illegal mining in the province. Joselin Marcus Fragada (left), Department of Environment and Natural Resources Undersecretary for Operations in Mindanao, witnessed the ceremony. (Jake T. Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (August 16, 2016) - Board Member Fulung Fredo Pandian Basino (right), Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IMPR), and Virgilio Clark Tobias (left) hold a joint committee meeting at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Session Hall on August 9. Tackled were: 1.) A resolution posthumously commending the exemplary contribution of Bai Helen L. Lumbos, president of Lamlifew Tribal Women’s Association for vigorously promoting the Blaan cultural heritage of Sarangani Province and providing financial incentive to the immediate family as gesture of gratitude and recognition; 2.) An ordinance institutionalizing the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Lamlifew Museum on October 8, 2016 and declaring every October 8 thereafter as the foundation anniversary celebration of the aforementioned museum and providing funds thereof; and 3.) An ordinance declaring every first Monday of the week following the declared EID-UL-ADHA (HARIRAYA HAJI) of 2016 and every year thereafter as the Muslim Holiday celebration in the municipality of Glan, Sarangani Province and appropriating therefore for its yearly celebration. Present during the meeting from Committee on Indigenous Peoples, Cultural Heritage and Muslim Affairs were Board Member Arman Guili, Jess Bascuna and from Committee on Finance, Budgeting Appropriation and Ways and Means Board Members Cornelio C. Martinez, Jr., Hermie C. Galzote and Arman U. Guili. The committees then resolved and came into a recommendation to refer the proposed resolutions to the municipal and barangay level, their comments and opinion be put into resolution as supporting documents and such resolution be converted into ordinance. (Ener T. Toguin for SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:00

General Bato attends police celebration

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (August 16, 2016) - From left, Police Director Gen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa, with PNP regional director Cedric Train, Maasim Mayor Aniceto Lopez Jr. (4th from right), Malungon Mayor Atty. Tessa Constantino (extreme right) and other invited local chief executives and police officials in Central Mindanao Region attend on August 11 the 115th Police Service Anniversary Celebration dubbed as “Hamon ng Pagbabago, Pinag-ibayong Serbisyo” at the PNP regional headquarters in Barangay Tambler. (Isagani Palma–MALUNGON INFORMATION OFFICE /with PRO-12 PNP PRESS CORPS)

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