MIMAROPA REGIONAL MEET HELD IN NARRA, PALAWAN
The Municipality of Narra, Palawan for the first time hosted the Regional Athletic Event MIMAROPA RAA Meet 2015. Participated by (7) seven delegations compose of five (5) provinces namely: Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan; and two (2) cities: Puerto Princesa and Calapan.
The 5-day event formally opened on February 3, 2015 (Tuesday). At 7:00 o’clock in the morning, the 7 Delegations paraded around the town and immediately followed by the formal Opening Program. The doxology, National Anthem, MIMAROPA march, Palawan march and Narra’s hymn were led by the Singing Mentors of Narra composed of School Heads and Principals of different schools in the municipality.
The first words of welcome were delivered by Supt. Servilliano Arzaga, DepEd Palawan; followed by Hon. Lucena Diaz-Demaala, Mayor of Narra; Palawan Governor Jose Ch. Alvarez; and Palawan 1st District Congressman Franz Joseph C. Alvarez. Vice Mayor of Narra Crispin O. Lumba Jr. read the message of Palawan 2nd District Congressman Frederick F. Abueg.