CONVERGENCE IS AT WORK IN SEA TEACHERS PROGRAM

“CONVERGENCE as defined by many authors is actually coming into one or togetherness for quality practices. With the sharing of our mentors, with all your lessons learned and your reflections, we could say that you have shared your best and you have gained the best from Benguet State University.” This was according to Alexandra S. […]

PNG ATHLETES RECEIVE ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES

By Aileen P. Refuerzo BAGUIO CITY — Seventy one athletes and coaches instrumental in the city’s second-place finish in the 2018 Philippine National Games received their additional cash incentives last Wednesday. Mayor Mauricio Domogan and City Sports and Recreation Division head Gaudencio Gonzales handed over the monetary reward amounting to P10,000 for gold, P5,000 for […]

DORM FOR AETA STUDENTS OPENS IN CAPAS

By Cherie Joyce V. Flores CAPAS, Tarlac — Municipal government of Capas opened a dormitory for Aeta students. Located in Sitio Bilad of barangay O’Donnell, the facility has two rooms wherein each can accommodate approximately 40 students. “It will be utilized by our Aeta students residing in several mountains and sitios here in Capas. We […]

Igorot Phil Army General awards medals to Cordi cops

Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad Benguet — The commander of the Mechanized Infantry Division (MID) of the Philippine Army awarded medals to 15 cops of Police Regional Office Cordillera (PROCOR) during the flag raising ceremony and Distinguished Visitor Program at Camp Major Bado Dangwa,La Trinidad, Benguet this morning.   Brigadier General Bismarck Soliba, MID […]

GUN FOR HIRE ARRESTED IN ILOCOS SUR

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO — Police authorities in Ilocos Sur have arrested a gun for hire suspect in a drug buy-bust operation conducted over the week. Police Chief Superintendent Romulo E. Sapitula, Regional Director, identified the suspect as Marvin Y. Macugay, 30 years old, single and a resident of Sta. Cruz, Sinait, Ilocos Sur, […]

TARLAC STATE U TOPS CRIMINOLOGY LICENSURE EXAM

TARLAC CITY — Tarlac State University (TSU) was ranked as the top-performing school in the December 2018 Criminologist Licensure Examination with a passing rate of 98.25 percent, besting 575 other schools in the country. “We have produced 56 new criminologists out of the 57 graduates who took the examination,” TSU President Dr. Myrna Q. Mallari said. […]

SULPHUR SPRING COOP, THE FASTEST GROWING COOP IN BENGUET

  BOKOD, Benguet — Barely four years in existence, a merger of two cooperatives and an association  is speeding up as the fastest growing coop in the province of Benguet. From  micro scale,  the Bokod Sulphur Spring  Multi-Purpose Cooperative (BSSMPC)  borne thru the  merger of two small coops, the Tikey MPC and  Bokod Agricultural and  […]

MGB-CAR URGED TO FASTRACK FINDINGS ON MINES VIEW SINKING AREA

BAGUIO CITY— Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan requested the Cordillera office of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB-CAR) and the technical personnel of the local government to fastrack the conduct of the required inspection to the reported cracks on the road and alleged sinking portion of the road leading to the famous Mines View Park so […]

BENECO SETS INFO DRIVE ON CONVERSION

BAGUIO CITY–The Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco) has set a massive information campaign on the decision of its members to register with the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) and, as such, insulate it from the threat of privatization. Beneco’s member-consumers in Baguio and Benguet earlier passed resolutions for its conversion into a true cooperative to prevent it […]

CITY TO GET 8 HECTARES FROM DAIRY FARM PROPERTY

BAGUIO CITY — Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan announced that Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol decided to increase from 5 to 8 hectares the portion of the 92-hectare Baguio Dairy Farm that will be ceded to the local government through a deed of usufruct that will be signed by both parties the soonest. The local chief executive […]