Monteagudo-Recoletos now Open for Viewing
Rev. Fr. Rafael Cabarles, OAR of MONTEAGUDO-Recoletos invites every one to come and visit the lighted Christmas Village at Monteagudo located at So. Medina, Brgy. Rizal. Said attraction is open to the public every Sunday, free of charge.
THE NEW AND BIGGER SAN CARLOS CITY HOSPITAL OPENS
San Carlos City’s newly constructed 240-bed hospital located at Brgy. Palampas, about 700 meters from the city hall just had its blessing after the Holy Mass held at the façade of said facility, this morning.
Facilities of the New San Carlos City Hospital located at Sta. Ana, Brgy. Palampas near the City Hall. The blessing were attended by the City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr., City Vice Mayor Renato Y. Gustilo , SP Members, SCC Hospital Head CGDH1 Dr. Archilles Ponferrada, Department Heads and other guests.
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor, Jr. said that the city government did not just build a bigger hospital but it also aimed at providing good medical practitioners and additional equipment for better medical care and treatment especially for the poor.
Valmayor said tentative target of operation of said new hospital is on Dec. 15, 2016.
New fast ferry is now serving San Carlosenos
The new RORO, Fast Cat by the Archipelago Philippine Ferries Corporation had its grand launching at 12:00 noon today at San Carlos City port area. Its maiden trip from San Carlos City, Neg. Occ. port to Toledo City, Cebu started at 1:00 in the afternoon and offers a 15% discount on freight rates for cars SUV/AUV starting today for 1 week. Travel time for said vessel is only 1 hour.
City Mayor Ginggo Valmayor Jr. led the inauguration of the new fastferry service in the city.
SAN CARLOS CITY’S NEW HOSPITAL OPENS TOMORROW
San Carlos City’s newly constructed 225-bed city hospital with a total budget of around P180M will have its blessing on Dec. 8, 2016.
Panoramic view of the New San Carlos City Hospital located at Sta. Ana, Brgy. Palampas
Views of the New San Carlos City Hospital
The 1.9-hectare area for said medical facility is located at Sta. Ana, Brgy. Palampas, approximately 700 meters from the city hall. The first three phases of said building will be opened while the next two stages of construction are still on-going.
New RORO Plies San Carlos City-Toledo City
Fast Cat, a Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) shipping vessel will have its maiden trip from San Carlos City –Toledo City, Cebu at 1:00pm on Dec. 7, 2016.
Operated by Archipelago Philippine Ferries Corporation, said vessel has a capacity of 275-320 passengers including accommodations for senior citizens and differently-abled individuals as well as carry 30 to 40 passenger cars and 6 to 7 trucks or buses.
San Carlos City’s Information Office Gets First Award
The city government of San Carlos won its first award in communication works as Best Performing Information Office for 2016 in Region 6 thru its Information Office last Dec. 2, 2016 in Iloilo City.
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor and City Administrator Greg Santillan during the courtesy meeting
with Public Information Office staff's presentation of its award last December 5, 2016.
Said award was given by the Presidential Communications Office thru the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Director General Harold Clavite assisted by PIA-6 Regional Director Atty. Ma. Janet C. Mesa.
San Carlos City PNP Has A New Chief of Police
San Carlos City Philippine National Police has a new Officer-In Charge of its police station in Police Superintendent Arturo Fullero who started last Nov. 9, 2016 after Col. Jacob Crisostomo was relieved from said station.
San Carlos City new PNP Chief of Police, PSUPT Arturo M Fullero
Fullero who is a member of the PNP Anti-Kidnapping Group and Central Intelligence and Detection Group came from the Bicol Region Police Office.
Wellness Program for Local Surrenderers, Launched
The city government of San Carlos thru the San Carlos City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (SCCADAC), San Carlos Diocesan Social Action Foundation and other local agencies launched its own community-based rehabilitation program for drug surrenderers last Nov. 19, 2016 at People’s Park Pavillon.
Said program called Kinabuhi Angay Ampingan Bag-ohon Alang sa Ginoo (KAABAG) aimed at giving strong moral, physical and livelihood support to drug personalities who surrendered to police authorities during the still running Oplan Tokhang and Double Barrel Operations.
San Carlos City Hits National Wildlife Quiz Bowl
Students from Colegio de Sta. Rita Jyd Maasin and Natalie Marie Tan will represent San Carlos City in the upcoming National Wildlife Quiz Bowl which will be held at John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation, Bacolod City on Nov. 26, 2016.
San Carlos City LGU represented by Colegio de Sta. Rita (3-4 from right)
during the Nat'l Wildlife Bowl last Nov. 26, 2016.
Said move followed after said students won 2nd place in the 11th Provincial Wildlife Quiz participated by 64 secondary schools in the whole Negros Occidental Province held at La Consolacion College in Bacolod City last Nov. 12, 2016.