Negros Press Club New Updates

Negros Occ. Provincial Library Celebrates Library Day 2017

The Negros Occidental Provincial Library spearheaded the celebration of Public Library Day 2017, last week, with the theme, “The Emerging Libraries: Connect, Collaborate and Build Strong Communities”.

The Negros Press Club officers lead in the storytelling session at the Negros Occ. Provincial Library as part of the Public Library Day 2017 celebration.*(Lib photo)

Negros Press Club 2017-2018 Oathtaking

Judge Ray Alan Drilon, Presiding Judge of the Regional Trial Court Branch 41 administers the oath of office of the newly elected officers of the Negros Press Club 2017-2018. * (Jun delos Reyes/NDB photo)

Negros Press Club 2017-2018 Officers Paid Courtesy Visit to Vice Governor Lacson

Newly-elected officers of the Negros Press Club (NPC) for year 2017-2018 led by President Renato “Boy” Duran (7th from right) paid a courtesy visit to Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson (7th from left) at the Vice Governor’s Office, yesterday. Also in photo are Babes Gantalao (Vice-President), Erwin Nicavera (Secretary), Shiela May Gelera (Treasurer), Eugene Adiong (Auditor), Board of Directors Chrysee Samillano, Jemlo Victosa, Glazyl Jane Marie Masculino, Martian Earl Muyco, Henry James Toga, Dolly Yasa, and Edgar Lucasan, with Admin Secretary Mae Marañon.*(Capitol photo)

Aksyon Radyo Man Elected NPC Prexy

By Eugene Y. Adiong
January 23, 2016
Negros Daily Bulletin

Aksyon Radyo- Bacolod newscaster and commentator Renato ‘Boy’ Duran, was elected president of the Negros Press Club, Saturday, during its general assembly held at the NPC bldg.

Comelec head Modi Saonoy proclaims winning President Boy Duran (R) and VP Babes Gantalao. *(AAlipalo)

A Night to Remember, 16 Media Practitioners Get Recognition Awards

It was one of the Most Memorable gathering for media practitioners who are members of the Negros Press Club (NPC), known as the oldest press club in the Philippines, having been organized way back in 1936, five years before the outbreak of the second world war in 1941.

NPC Media Excellence Awardee : Angelo H. Angolo (ABS-CBN), Chrysee G. Samillano-Visayan Daily Star, Carla N. Cañet-Sunstar Bacolod, Juan Elmer H. Ubaldo -DYEZ Aksyon Radyo, Barbara Ann P. Mijares -ABS-CBN, Ma. Chona V. Gosiaoco -DYAF Radyo Veritas, Nida A. Buenafe- Visayan Daily Star, Posthumous Awardee for Charlie P. Pabular-DYEZ Aksyon Radyo).* (Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

NPC, RCBE to Present Awards to Deserving Media Practitioners

NPC, RCBE to Present Awards to Deserving Media Practitioners

The Negros Press Club (NPC) and the Rotary Club of Bacolod East (RCBE) will hold their 3rd Media Excellence and Lifetime Achievement Award ceremonies tomorrow, starting 7:00 P.M. October 15, 2016 at the Provincial Capitol Social Hall.

The NPC, founded in 1936, considered the oldest press club in the Philippines headed by its president, Teresa D. Ellera has been recognizing local media practitioners who excel in the field of journalism (print and broadcast), will present this year’s Media Excellence award, while RCBE, one of the most active Rotary Clubs in the city headed by its Past President and Bacolod City Councilor Sonya Verdeflor will present the Media Lifetime Achievement Award.

NPC, RCBE Ready for 3rd Media Awards Set Oct. 15

The Negros Press Club (NPC) and Rotary Club of Bacolod East (RCBE) started its preparation for the 3rd Media Excellence and Media Lifetime Achieve-ment awards set on October 15 at the Social Hall, Provincial Capitol Building, Gatuslao Street, Bacolod City.

Negros Press Club President Teresa Ellera (2nd from left) with her officers Eugene Adiong, Erwin Nicavera, Mae Marañon, Admin. Secretary and Dolly Yasa meet with Rotary Club of Bacolod East Assistant Governor and Past President Sonya M. Verdeflor (3rd from left) at the NPC office and discuss preparations for the 3rd Media Excellence and Media Lifetime Achievement Awards set on October 15 at the Social Hall of the Provincial Capitol building at Gatuslao Street, Bacolod City.*

2016 NPC Fun Games

Negros Press Club president Teresa Ellera awards the cash prize to Sports Journ red team for securing the 1st and 2nd runners-up honors in Basketball and Volleyball during the 2016 NPC Fun Games at BAYS Center over the weekend. In photo: (from left) Buddy Ferrer, Hernando Garciniego, and Jerome Galunan Jr.*

NPC Availed Kasanag Medical Services

April 25, 2016
Negros Daily Bulletin

Last Saturday, the members of the Negros Press Club were recipients of the medical services of Kasanag Foundation Inc. With the cooperation of the Philippine Army, its Civilian Military Operations group, the medical mission was a success. Members of the media were able to undergo medical examinations to include Fasting Blood Sugar testing, Blood Pressure identification. Experienced Medical Doctors headed by Dr. Francis Balzomo who is running for City Councilor of Bacolod City rendered their services for free. Free medicines were given to patients, to include the family of media practitioners. Aside from free medicines plus free reading eyeglasses.

John Chiong - Founder of Kasanag Foundation Inc., President of Citizens Crime Watch with Cancer Survivor Emir Rojas, NPC President-Teresa Ellera Dulla and Joery Llanera deliver their respective messages at the Medical Mission in partnership with the Kasanag Foundation Inc., and the Negros Press Club at the NPC Building, San Juan St. Bacolod City.*(Jun de los Reye/NDB photo)