Municipality of Tubigon

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TUBIGON – The townspeople of this bustling northern coastal municipality will be celebrating the traditional annual town fiesta on May 14 – 15 to honour San Isidro Labrador and to gratify God Almighty for all the blessings received through the intercession of the Patron Saint. The local government of Tubigon is riding on the crest of the celebration of the town fiesta through the Tourism, Culture, Arts and Heritage Office (TCAHO) that is charged with the preparation and presentation of tourism-oriented activities under the umbrella of the Tubigon TANDA Festival, which showcases the town culture, performing arts, heritage, traditions and lore. Lined up for public presentation under the Tubigon TANDA Festival to titillate and entertain the fun-loving Tubignons starting in the evening of May 6 at the giant fiesta performance stage that is located at the ruins of the old stone municipal building are a series of evening activities in the form of artistic stage performances put up by a number of sponsors. The first night was highlighted by a battle of beauty and wit wherein twelve transgender vied for the one, coveted title. Ms. Sheane Marie Rivera of Maribojoc was hailed as the DYOSA 2014. The Alturas Group of Companies sponsored the second night where a variety of talents was showcased by various performers. The third night was sponsored by the Mater Dei College, the only collegiate institution within the town. This institution made used of their very talents to perform and entertain the Tubignons. The DU EK SAM Inc. showcased a variety show. The presentation of the candidates for the Anyag sa Tubigon 2014 served as the... read more


                                            TUBIGON – This bustling northern coastal municipality took a festive mood Tuesday last week as the Tubigon Federated Councils of Women (TFCW) held its culmination of the annual celebration of Women’s Month ala Pista ng Barangay on the occasion of the oath-taking of its new set of officers, using the municipal plaza as venue for the activity. Adopting the over-all national theme, “Juana, ang Tatag Mo ay Tatag Natin sa Pagbangon at Pagsulong” (Jane, your strength is our strength to recover and to move forward), which is reflective of the resilience of the Boholanos to the effect of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake last year, the activity reeled off with a Holy Mass in midmorning officiated by Rev. Fr. Marlon Lumanas, Tubigon parish priest of the Parish of St. Isidore the Farmer. Gracing the occasion with their presence were the First Lady of the Province Madam Pureza V. Chatto who was the guest speaker, Mayor Marlon R. Amila and women members of the sangguniang bayan of Tubigon, women department heads of the local government unit, as well as the women members of the barangay associations of women in Tubigon. SB Member Peluchi Bergado welcomed the participants and the guests, while Leonora Cruz, outgoing president, acknowledged the delegates of every barangay. Senior SB Member Ever Flores introduced the guest speaker. Mayor Amila delivered his inspirational message to the group. A segment of the activity saw the awarding of certificates of recognition to women who have excelled in their fields... read more
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