Bantoanons have already been avid rappers centuries before rap music became popular with
the likes of MC Hammer, Francis M. and Michael V.? Chanted or spoken in tilting rhythms
like the modern rap...
& CULTURAL TIDBITS
tapyake't muyat kaling guso-gusoon ag kagirkirong uda:
ka ak tayurtor ay hinuknit sa habas it bayor
ag payapayay nak teral....
Tribute to Punta
Looking Back, Looking Ahead and Looking Behind the Scenes....
Click October-December button.
Year of the Progressive-Minded Bantoanons
While 1999 kept people around the world busy
with the Y2K bug threat and the preparations to welcome Year 2000 the year many
believed in as the start of the new millenium 1999...
Ni Jose Rizal
Ako ay mapagtoy, Banwang tinubuang
Himayang nawagtik ag Perlas it Ragat sa Hampig-Subatan,
Bug-os kalipayang kinabuhing kubos sa imoy ak halar;
Naging masilak man, mayabtong, maamyon o naging mabuskar,
Ak ipahinungor gihapon kung dahil sa ing kaanduan....
|Office of the Mayor
January 10, 2000
Mabuhay! This greeting of love, fellowship, and
best wishes comes from your kasimanwas.
On April 16-24, 2000, the municipal government is
hosting a grand reunion of Bantoanons in the island town. Billed Haro sa Yagting 2000, the
event will showcase the Bantoanons unity, cooperation, and piety in the various
activities planned for the occasion....
Haro sa Yagting 2000
ALL SET FOR REUNIONWith all the activities in place and its plans materializing
smoothly, the Banton Municipal High School Class of 1990 is all set for its grand reunion.
So far, the class has already sponsored two major activities - the Retrieve dance party
and the Bingo-Raffle 2K. On Feb. 27, the annual Lenten Basketball Tournament fires off at
the Holy Redeemer Basketball Court at Brixton Hill, Quezon City. The reunion proper starts
on April 16 which will be highlighted by a grand banquet tentatively set on Holy
Wednesday, April 19, 2000.