The Franciscan Sisters of the Poor assigned at the Diocese of Dumaguete are hopeful for more donors for the feeding program of the diocese which now has an increased number of beneficiaries each day.

December 17, 2014 News

The Franciscan Sisters of the Poor celebrated the fifth anniversary of their presence in the Diocese of Dumaguete on Monday with a Holy Mass and lunch with donors, friends and feeding program beneficiaries. At the same time, the congregation celebrated the feast day of their founder, Blessed Francis Chervier.   … Read the full article…

Another big haul for the Provincial Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group (PAID-SOTG) and the Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) with the confiscation of three big bultos of shabu and one firearm from the subject of the buy-bust operation early dawn today (Tuesday, Dec 16).

December 17, 2014 News

Caught red-handed with the prohibited drugs is identified as a certain Romeo Amoma Jr., 31 years old, single, resident of sitio Canday-ong, Barangay Calindagan, considered as the Number One hot spot in the proliferation of illegal drugs in the city.   Recoverd from the suspect are prohibited drugs weighing 15 … Read the full article…

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is hopeful that an ambitious but doable project to protect the Ilog-Hilabangan River Basin in Negros Island will be approved by the government for funding.

December 15, 2014 News

The Ilog-Hinabangan River Basin is a critical watershed system that is bounded by several local government units from the twin provinces of Negros Oriental and Negros Occidental.   While the conservation and development project was hatched several years ago, it was only this year that the DENR central office contracted … Read the full article…

Negros Oriental electric consumers have every reasons to be merry this Christmas and the coming years because of an agreement between the Negros Oriental 2 Electric Cooperative (NORECO 2) and Green Core Geothermal Inc (GCGI) that ensures 25 megawatts of power from Palinpinon.

December 15, 2014 News

Not only that, both parties have signed an amendment to their Power Supply Agreement (PSA) for a 49 centavos reduction of power rate effective Oct. 26, 2014, the effect of which is felt starting the November 2014 billing to the consumers.   This was disclosed by Atty Pinky Dicen-Tagle, chairman … Read the full article…