Press club election set

January 19, 2018

The Negros Press Club (NPC), the oldest press club in the Philippines, will hold its annual general assembly and election of new set of officers at around 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 20.

The activity to be held at NPC Building in Bacolod City will be attended by about 150 member-media practitioners in Negros Occidental.

NPC president Renato Duran is set to deliver the club’s accomplishments during his term. These include initiating seminars, sports events, partnerships, and outreach activities, among others geared toward advancing the capabilities of the members and benefitting the community as well.

NPC Sweeps KBP in Media Bowling Games

Three teams of Negros Press Club (NPC) won over Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP)-Negros Occidental Chapter lineups on Saturday in the just-concluded 2017 Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) NPC-KBP Medial Bowling Fellowship Games at Negros Super Lanes in Bacolod City.

Members of the champion teams pose together for souvenir with NPC president Boy Duran (3rd from right). Also in photo are club officers James Toga, Glazyl Masculino, and Dolly Yasa.*

2017 KBP-NPC Fellowship Games: KBP Captures Titles in Basketball, NPC Secures One in Volleyball

Published at Negros Daily Bulletin on November 14, 2017

After a split result on the 1st leg, Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas Negros Occidental Chapter dominated the 2-division basketball event and captured the Men’s volleyball title during the 2017 KBP-NPC Fellowship Games 2nd Leg at the Bacolod Arts and Youth Sports Center on Saturday.

NPC Women’s volleyball squad pose with Bacolod City lone district representative Greg Gasataya, club president Boy Duran, and KBP-Negros Occidental Chapter chairman Jopy Plotria during the award ceremony at BAYS Center. The champion squad was coached by Owen Bayog.* (contributed photo)


Photo release published at Negros Daily Bulletin on November 13, 2017

MEDIA FELLOWSHIP GAMES. Bacolod lone district representative Greg Gasataya (center) congratulated the winners of the 2017 KBP-NPC Fellowship Games 2nd Leg at BAYS Center over the weekend. KBP dominated the 2-division basketball event and captured the Men’s vollleyball title, but succumbed to NPC in the Women’s side.* (contributed photo)

Press Club Hosts Today Hustisya Natin Media Training on Monitoring the Judiciary

Story posted at Negros Daily Bulletin on October 6, 2017

The Negros Press Club, in partnership with Hustisya Natin, is holding today a one-day “Media Training on Monitoring the Judiciary” at Grand Regal Hotel in Bacolod City.

MEDIA & JUDICIARY. Negros Press Club President Renato Duran 4th from right) and Ms. Marites Dañguilan Vitug of Hustisya Natin and her group with NPC officers and at the NPC office yesterday afternoon, gearing for the Media Training on Monitoring the Judiciary to be held today at Grand Regal Hotel in Bacodlod.*

NPC, KBP Split Results in Media Fellowship Games

Story posted at Negros Daily Bulletin on August 16, 2017
Photo Archie Rey Alipalo

Negros Press Club 40-Under basketball squad and Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster sa Pilipinas Negros Occidental Chapter Men’s volleyball teams secure respective wins during the 2017 KBP-NPC Fellowship Games 1st Leg held at STI-WNU Gymnasium on Saturday.

Trees Brew Life A Tree Planting Activity of SMB

Negros Daily Bulletin
By Owen S. Bayog

Last Saturday, August 12, 2017, San Miguel Brewery Incorporated (SMB) along with Negros Press Club, Rotary Club, other socio civic groups as well as nearby Barangays Estefania and Granada and members of the Local Government of Bacolod City joined in for the 8th year of tree planting activity.

ALL FOR NATURE. Dubbed as “Buhayin ang Kalikasan” on its 8th year, SMB was joined Saturday by (from left) SFO Robert Robillo of BFP Granada Substation, Negros Press Club President Renato Duran, PNP Station 5 Commander Sherlock Gabana, Rotary Club of Bacolod Central Vice President Lulu Abelido, Rona Mei Tanchico of San Miguel Foundation, Barangay Captains Alfredo Talimodao and Jerry Tingson of Granada and Estefania, respectively, City Environment Officer Max Sillo, Bacolod Brewery Plant Manager William Montalbo and Territory Sales Manager Raffy Flores. *(Owen Segovia Bayog/NDB photo)

Media Literacy Seminar Set Tomorrow

August 15, 2017

The Negros Press Club (NPC), in partnership with the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) will hold a Media Literacy Seminar tomorrow, Aug. 16 at L’Fisher Chalet in Bacolod City.

About 130 participants from mainstream media in Bohol, Dumaguete City, Metro Manila, Iloilo and Bacolod, as well as information officers from different local government units in Negros Occidental and national agencies, Mass Communication students, and local bloggers are expected to attend the seminar.

NPC President Renato Duran said the objective of the seminar is to boost better understanding and appreciation on the complex and critical role of the media especially among members of the NPC.


MEDIA FELLOWSHIP GAMES. Negros Press Club basketball and volleyball team members pose with Bacolod lone district representative Greg Gasataya (in black shirt) during the 2017 KBP-NPC Fellowship Games 1st Leg at STI-WNU Gymnasium over the weekend. Also in photo is NPC president Renato “Boy” Duran.* (contributed photo)

Yellow Team Edges Blue for NPC Inter-Color Bowling Title

The Yellow team ruled over Blue squad by 14 pin falls to secure the championship title in this year’s Negros Press Club (NPC) Inter-Color Bowling Tournament 2017 held at Negros Super Lanes, Bacolod City over the weekend.

First Runner-Up Blue Team: Dolly Yasa, Raquel Gariando,Rey Alejandrino, Rex Cantong, Art Tayupon, with Hernan Garciniego Henceboy Cestina an NPC President Renato Boy Duran award the trophy, and cash prizes to First Runner-up of the 2017 Negros Press Club Inter Color Bowling Tournament.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

Yellow scored a 3-game output of 1,394; while Blue got 1,380.