La Carlota City

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Hailstones Surprise La Carlota Residents

Barangay San Miguel, La Carlota City residents were surprised when hailstorms rained down in their community at about 3 o’clock yesterday afternoon.

Hailstones are small balls of ice that fall like rain from the sky.

In a DYWB Bombo Radyo Bacolod interview with Dr. Zeaphard Gerhart Caelian, head of the Negros Occidental Provincial Disaster Management Program Division,confirmed the occurrence of the 8.5 millimeters rain and the hailstones in the barangay.


The Pasalamat Festival of La Carlota City started with activities on April 7,8 & 10 with 2016 5-Cock Derby at La Carlota City Coliseum, followed by April 21- Mighty Sports Clinic at Uriarte Cover Court, April 23-5th Congressman/Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat Senior Age Group Tennis Tournament, ROLLO Y PINTA (Scroll Painting Competition), 3rd Ultimate Frisbee, April 24- 5th Congressman /Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat Senior Age Group Tennis Tournament, Basketball Invitational Games . Today April 25 , 2016, Monday - 5th Con-gressman/Mayor Ferrer Pasalamat

Christmas Festival of Lights & Music 2017 Open

Known around the world as the “Drumbeating City of Beauty and Dance”, and as “The Las Vegas of the Philippines”, La Carlota City twinkles once again.

LA CARLOTA. Congresswoman Juliet Marie D. Ferrer, 4th District of Negros Occidental, Former Congressman Jeffrey P. Ferrer, Mayor Luis Jacky D. Jalandoni III, Vice Mayor Dr. Rex R. Jalando-on, Jeffrey Rumbines- City Accountant, SPMs David T. Baga Jr., Zaldy Pernito, Julian Chiang, Elmar O. Aries, ABC President, Jose Luis Jalandoni, Richard Sebastian Benedicto, Provincial Board Member Annabelle Q. Bermudo, President, Liga ng mga Barangays sa Negros Occidental and SPM Arnaldo “Ledoy” Miravalles at the opening ceremonies of La Carlota City Christmas Festival of Lights and Music 2017 at the City Public Plaza.* (Jun de los Reyes / NDB photo)

La Carlota Gov’t lifts CDO on Roxol ethanol plant

The City Government of La Carlota in Negros Occidental lifted on December 5, the Cease and Desist Order (CDO) it issued against Roxol Bioenergy Corporation, a subsidiary of listed integrated sugar and ethanol producer Roxas Holdings, Inc.

AT THE SIGNING CEREMONIES held in Taguig City are RHI’s officials: EVP/COO for Sugar, Mr. Arcadio S. Lozada, Jr. (third from right); CFO/EVP for Finance Celso T. Dimarucut (third from left); CACI VP/GM Esteban H. Coscolluela (second from right); and AALCPI’s officers: President Roberto J.Cuenca (fourth from left); Dave Alba (first from left); Gerro Locsin (second from left); and Nonoy Alonso (first from right).*

Pontevedra Supports La Carlota’s CDO vs. Roxol

Resolution No. 2017-102 supporting the cease and desist order to Roxol Bioenergy Corporation issued by the office of the City Mayor of La Carlota under Executive Order No. 26, series of 2017 and Resolution No. 2017-128 issued by the Office of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of La Carlota was unanimously approved by the Sangguniang Bayan of Pontevedra. The session was presided by Vice-Mayor Jimmy C. Gavan, Sangguniang Bayan Members Rodolfo E. Catague Jr., Chingbe A. Gilbor, Aurelio S. Garita II, Arnold B. Lamela, Edgar M. Tomas, Larry L. Cuson, Jose Marie T. Suanico and Alfedo P. Verona.

ROXOL BIOENERGY CLOSURE. Pontevedra Vice Mayor Jimmy C. Gavan with Sangguniang Bayan Members Rodolfo E. Catague Jr., Chingbe A. Gilbor, Aurelio S. Garita II, Arnold B. Lamela, Edgar M. Tomas, Larry L. Cuson, Jose Marie T. Suanico, Alfredo P. Verona unanimously approved a resolution supporting the Cease and Desist Order of La Carlota City government to Roxol Bioenergy La Carlota for pollutions issues. SEE STORY ON PAGE 7.* (Jun de los Reyes / NDB photos)