Items filtered by date: September 2016

ALABEL, Sarangani (October 1, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon encourages the barangay health workers (BHW) of Sarangani to support the battle against illegal logging and mining on September 29 when the provincial government held its 2nd Provincial Barangay Health Workers' Congress as thanksgiving to all BHWs in province. (Kim Tiblani /Provincial Governor's Office)

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Saturday, 01 October 2016 00:00

Governor Solon pays tribute to BHWs

ALABEL, Sarangani (October 1, 2016) – Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon and the provincial government extend gratitude to barangay health workers (BHW) through the 2nd Provincial Barangay Health Workers' Congress held in the provincial gymnasium on September 29. The governor recognized the barangay health workers for their hard work and perseverance in serving their respective barangays, which made the Sulong Kalusugan component of the Sulong Sarangani program a success. The program was identified by the Department of Health as the Best in Local Health Initiatives in Region 12, number 1 Immunization program in Region 12 and declared as a Filariasis-free province. (Kim Tiblani /Provincial Governor's Office)

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Saturday, 01 October 2016 00:00

Int’l humanitarian group visits Malungon

MALUNGON, Sarangani (October 1, 2016) – Mayor Atty. Maria Theresa D. Constantino receives a plaque of appreciation from ACF International assistant project manager Shaun Omar K. Usman for the LGU’s hospitality and sharing of knowledge during the September 22 cross learning and awareness exchange visit of the group. The ACF or Action Contre la Fam (Phils) is a worldwide humanitarian organization involved in saving lives of malnourished children, and in providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. (Malungon Information Office /Von Dela Cuesta)

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Saturday, 01 October 2016 00:00

Kiamba joins nationwide quake drill

KIAMBA, Sarangani (October 1, 2016) – Earthquake “victims” are rescued during the nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council on September 28 at the municipal hall. Employees and emergency responders performed the drill in coordination with the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office using the basic earthquake preparation “duck, cover and hold”. (Rotciv Camposano /KIAMBA INFO CENTER)

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Saturday, 01 October 2016 00:00

Malungon receives taxmen

MALUNGON, Sarangani (October 1, 2016) – Mayor Atty. Maria Theresa D. Constantino shares a healthy conversation with Nelia Demalata, Bureau of Internal Revenue district officer for SarGen area, during the latter’s courtesy visit on September 26 to the mayor with BIR-110 district examiner Allan Maniago (seated left) and local tax collector Domalondong Rasoman. Far right is the mayor’s chief of staff, Cristina Constantino-Lapaz. (Malungon Information Office /Isagani Palma)

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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

Malungon wins Best Tourism Product award

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (September 28, 2016) – The Municipality of Malungon, Sarangani bags the Best Tourism Product – Heritage Preservation Category for the Lamlifew Tribal Village in the SOX Tourism Star Awards presented by the Department of Tourism Region 12 at Greenleaf Hotel on September 26. Malungon’s prized Blaan Tribe has been the most visited community in the province over the year. Sarangani Province, being a melting pot of various cultures, paved the way for the Blaan Tribe of Lamlifew to flourish their community-based tourism. From left are Tourism Regional Director Nelly Dillera, Fulong Edmund Pangilan – Municipal Tribal Chieftain/Concurrent IPMR, Cristina Constantino-La Paz, Regional Tourism Council president Michelle Lopez Solon and Clemente La Paz. (Camille Mantoa /MAASIM CDIO)

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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

Sarangani is Best Performer in Tourist Arrival

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (September 28, 2016) – Sarangani bags the LGU Best Performer in Tourist Arrival – Foreign Tourist Category in the recently hosted SOX Tourism Star Awards on September 26 at Greenleaf Hotel presented by the Department of Tourism Region 12. Sarangani seized one of the coveted awards in the entire region, as per category. The influx of foreign tourists in the province is a testament that Sarangani is indeed world-class in the market. From left are Regional Tourism Council president Michelle Lopez Solon, Arnold Anog, Eliodoro Alcaya Jr., April Marjorie Rudes, Larry Asparin, Taqna Sumajit and Tourism Regional Director Nelly Dillera. (Camille Mantoa /MAASIM CDIO)

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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

Sarangani joins nationwide earthquake drill

ALABEL, Sarangani (September 28, 2016) - Sarangani province joins the nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Tuesday, September 28, at the Capitol. Hundreds of Capitol employees and emergency responders from different municipalities performed the drill in coordination with the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office using the basic earthquake preparation “duck, cover and hold”. (Jake T. Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

Sporsfest at Capitol until November

ALABEL, Sarangani (September 28, 2016) – The Red Dragons team wins over Green Panthers, 6-5, in kickball as one of the activities in the ongoing 1st Governor Steve and Vice Governor Elmer Inter-agency Sports Fest. The competitions started September 6 and will conclude on the last week of November. (Jake T. Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

Walking Free Mission helps Sarangans

ALABEL, Sarangani (September 28, 2016) – Angelo Bodiong, a four-year old Cerebral Palsy (CP) patient is one of the seven recipients of customized wheelchairs especially for CP patients assembled during the Walking Free Mission of Physicians for Peace, in partnership with Sulong Sarangan of the provincial government Monday, September 27. (Jake T. Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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