Heritage Marker at House of Late Pres Carlos P. Garcia


NHI Chairman Ambeth Ocampo will lead in the installation of the "heritage marker" at the city residence of the late President along F. Rocha st., and another marker at the CPG house in the remote sitio Luy-a, Talibon town, according to Ardie Batoy, executive director of the Pres. Carlos P. Garcia Foundation, Inc.

Former Defense Sec. Campos and his son, Caloy, will welcome Ex-Pres Ramos at the 
PRESIDENT'S HOUSE. The ancestral home of the late Pres. Carlos P. Garcia in the city will be installed the "Heriatge Marker" by the National Historical Institute (NHI) at noontime today with NHI Chair Ambeth Ocampo and former Pres. Fidel Ramos leading the guests. President's city house, now known as Bohol Musuem for a luncheon gathering hosted by the provincial government.

Ramos will have lunch with the Garcia family, the awardees and guests at the Bohol Museum .


The CPG quiz competition at the Bohol Cultural Center starts at 1:30 this afternoon.
The quiz show will focus on the life, works and writings of the late president Carlos P. Garcia, open to first year high school students of public and private schools in the province.

Each secondary school from Tagbilaran City Schools Division is entitled to one contestant, while the Bohol Schools Division is allotted three slots per congressional district, for a total of twenty-four contestants.

Through the activity, the city schools division aims "to generate awareness and sense of pride among young Boholanos of having President Garcia as the most illustrious son of Bohol", according to Dr. Erlinda Mahinay, the OIC of the Office the Assistant City Schools Division Superintendent.

It also provides an avenue of "immortalizing the life, good deeds and contributions of President Garcia in the history of nation-building", Mahinay said.


Still in honor of the late President Carlos P. Garcia, a medical-surgical mission in his town will run from November 6-14.

The Aloha Medical Mission will do the surgical procedures at the Garcia Memorial Provincial Hospital in Talibon.

The activity has been set to benefit hundreds of Boholano indigents who need dental services, major and minor surgical operations
for goiter, ovarian cyst, hernia, colostomy, and cleft-palate reconstruction. - The Bohol Chronicle