Important Announcement

NORECO II Advisory

NORECO II regrets to inform you that there will be a scheduled power service interruption on February 13, 2016, Saturday, from 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Areas that will be affected     : From Poblacion San Jose to Tapon A, Basak, Tapon B, Basiao, Jilocon, San Roque, Siapo and Tampi … Read the full article…




PNP holds simulated exercise on bomb threat scenario

February 12, 2016 News

The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Negros Oriental held a simulated exercise on bomb threat scenario at the geothermal power plant in Valencia town Wednesday. The simulated exercise (SIMEX), conducted at around 11:25 a.m. at the geothermal power plant in Barangay Malaunay, Valencia town, is part of the inspection of … Read the full article…

Former NPA rebel receives livelihood assistance from government

February 12, 2016 News

A former member of the New People’s Army (NPA) in Negros Oriental has received livelihood assistance from the government under the Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP). The former rebel, known as “Kurt”, who surrendered last December 7, received P65,000.00 as an immediate assistance and livelihood assistance under the CLIP during … Read the full article…

COMELEC reminds political campaigners to observe Fair Elections Act

February 11, 2016 News

The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) here has reminded political candidates and their campaigners to respect and observe the provisions of the Fair Elections Act of the Philippines.   Atty. Gildu Agoncillo, city election officer of Dumaguete City, made the announcement Monday as the campaign period for national candidates seeking election … Read the full article…

Dumaguete bishop on Lunar New Year celebration: respond to Pope Francis’ call

February 11, 2016 News

Bishop Julito Cortes of the Diocese of Dumaguete has exhorted the Catholic faithful to live a life full of joy and hope just as the Holy Father, Pope Francis, has emphasized in his message during Monday’s celebration of the Lunar New Year. Bishop Cortes presided over the concelebrated mass Monday … Read the full article…

Silliman now offers certificate program in contact center services

February 10, 2016 News

By Roi Lomotan DUMAGUETE CITY, Feb. 5 (PIA) – Silliman University’s School of Agro-Industrial and Technical Education (SAITE) now offers a new certificate program in contact center services NC-II. According to Silliman University information officer Mark Raygan Garcia, the program consists basic, common and core competencies at preparing students in handling … Read the full article…