Items filtered by date: January 2018
Monday, 29 January 2018 00:00

Sec. Pinol convenes SOCSKSARGEN ADP board

DAVAO CITY (January 29, 2018) – Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol (center), who also chairs the SOCSKSARGEN Area Development Project(ADP), presides over the 2nd SOCSKSARGEN ADP Board Meeting at Waterfront Insular Hotel on January 24. Beside Pinol is Sarangani Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon, SOCSKSARGEN ADP board vice chair. (Jake Narte/SARANGANI COMMUNICATION SERVICES)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (January 29, 2018) – Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon (3rd from left), Public Works and Highways regional director Basir Ibrahim (center), DPWH district engineer Jonathan Bantug (2nd from left) and Majahjamila Quibael (3rd from right), sports program development co-adviser of Governor Solon, visit the site of the proposed regional sports complex at the Capitol oval on January 25. The P200-million project will begin construction this February with funds sourced out by Senator Manny Pacquiao thru the DPWH. (Jake Narte/SARANGANI COMMUNICATION SERVICES)

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Monday, 29 January 2018 00:00

Rep. Pacquiao celebrates with Maitumians

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 29, 2018) – Sarangani lone district Rep. Rogelio “Ruel” Pacquiao joins Maitum’s 19th Binuyugan Festival. Congressman Pacquiao congratulated everyone for having another successful celebration last January 27 during the culmination day. He also gave Maitumians a sneak peak of his projects in Sarangani for the upcoming years. (Jake Narte-Donna Mahusay/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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MAITUM, Sarangani (January 29, 2018) – (From left) Binuyugan EXECOM Chair Perlita Ampodia, Acting Mayor Tito Balazon Sr., Board Member Jess Bascuna and Acting Vice Mayor Freddie Balazon welcome Sarangani lone district Congressman Rogelio “Ruel” Pacquiao (2nd from left) during the Binuyugan culmination on January 27. (Jake Narte-Donna Mahusay/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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Monday, 29 January 2018 00:00

Malalag wins street dancing contest

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 28, 2018) – Three contingents for the 19th Binuyugan Festival’s Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan (Street Dancing Competition) won the top slots on January 27. Malalag National High School got the title, followed by Malalag National High School Upo Annex, and Edenton Mission College Inc. (Jake Narte-Donna Mahusay/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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Monday, 29 January 2018 00:00

Fellowship lunch with grilled bangsi

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 29, 2018) – Grilled bangsi (flying fish) is served by Maitumians during the fellowship lunch on January 27 at the Mini Forest. Bangsi is the banner product of Maitum from which Bangsi Festival was named after. Starting this year, Bangsi Festival and other town festivals have been merged with Binuyugan Festival. (Jake Narte-Donna Mahusay/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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Monday, 29 January 2018 00:00

Contestants take photo-vacation in Maitum

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 29, 2018) – Participants of Maitum Photo Safari Contest dubbed as Photocaytion 2018 take a break on January 27 during the Binuyugan Culmination Day. Photo enthusiasts who joined the longest-running photo contest in the region were treated to the usual free accommodation and meals for two days, making their stay in Maitum a sort of vacation shoot. February 5 will be the announcement of winners. (Jake Narte-Donna Mahusay/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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Sunday, 28 January 2018 00:00

Burial jars in Binuyugan

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 28, 2018) - Replicas of anthropomorphic burial jars are showcased during the Agro-Trade Fair on January 22. Maitum's popular jars are earthenware pots resembling human figures that were found in Ayub Cave, in Barangay Pinol. The jars used for secondary burial were dated 5 B.C. - 225 A.D. Binuyugan Festival's Agro-Trade Fair went on display until January 27. (Joylyn Ty/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 28 January 2018 00:00

Gandang Ginang 2018

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 28, 2018) - From left, 1st runner up Renalyn Balaza from Kalaneg, Gandang Ginang 2018 Fe N. Javier from Kiayap, and 2nd runner up Ginalyn Nemer from Kiambing pose for posterity after the 19th Binuyugan Festival's Ginangdahan 2018 at the Maitum Municipal Gymnasium on January 24. (Afren de Guzman-Donna Mahusay/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 28 January 2018 00:00

Katutubong Laro

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 28, 2018) - Palo Palayok is one of the Katutubong Laro which are rarely played nowadays; presented during the Binuyugan Festival at the Mini Forest. (Afren de Guzman-Donna Mahusay/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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