119th Philippine Independence
Palompon South District Elementary School is the host of the 119th Philippine Independence Day Celebration this year. All the Local Government Unit officials, the Dept. Heads, the People’s Organizations, the Government and Non-Government Agencies were duly represented during the Program that started at 7 o’clock in the morning held in front of the Palompon Municipal Hall. The core of the theme “Kalayaan 2017: Pagbabagong Sama-samang Balikatin” was appropriately expounded in the Highlights and call for sustained unity among every Palomponganon by the message of Hon. Mayor Ramon C. Oñate and expressed through the meaningful dance and song numbers from the Host Agency headed by Dr. John Kent V. Juanero. The intense call for each and every one of us for common sense and responsible practice of the word independence was made by Hon. Myra Georgina L. Arevalo during her opening remarks. The whole proceedings culminated with all the agencies in town offering flowers of thanksgiving and rejoicing for this is truly a National Event worthy of our love and celebration. The overall impact of the success of this event was born out of the willingness and cooperation of everyone and the drive for excellence by the Program Director, Dr. Galahad Zaragoza. Philippine Independence Day, may we all cherish it’s meaning for each and every Filipino.