Negros Occidental

Early okay of P4.4B budget assured

The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Negros Occidental is targeting to complete the deliberations of the proposed P4.4 billion budget of the province for 2021, before the end of this month.           This was after the SP Committee on Finance, chaired by

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Writer donates book

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO Negrense writer Ed Gulmatico donated a book titled “Tears and Joy Memoirs” to several schools in Bacolod City and Negros Occidental. The book he wrote about his life was published by Amazon Publishing (Books) way in

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NEGRENSE WOMEN’S PRIDE. Riza Pasuit of Binalbagan, Negros Occidental, who won a bronze medal in Boxing at the recent Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi, Vietnam, pays a courtesy call Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson at the Provincial Capitol in Bacolod City.* Capitol PIO photo

We always need the Holy Spirit

That’s right! If we want to understand Christ’s words properly, let alone, to live by them, we always need the help of the Holy Spirit who actually is constantly intervening in our lives. We just have to train ourselves how

19 new COVID cases in NegOcc

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN COVID-19 active cases in Negros Occidental yesterday jumped to 31, compared to 13 and less in the past several days, records of the Provincial Incident Management Team show. PIMT recorded 19 new cases yesterday, bringing to

Albee establishes ‘Truth Commission’

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Bacolod City Mayor-elect Alfredo “Albee” Benitez yesterday said that he created a “Truth Commission” to review and audit all previous transactions at the City Hall, as demanded by the public, in the “spirit of transparency.” By

Road projects in insurgency-cleared brgys near completion

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN The farm to market road in insurgency cleared barangays of Escalante City in Negros Occidental, built under the Barangay Development Program of Task Force ELCAC (Ending Local Communist Armed Conflict), is now 80 percent completed, disclosed