The municipality of Sta. Cruz was an active participant in the making of Mindanao's and Philippines' histories. From the Spanish rule, to American regime, to Japanese occupation, to independence, to Martial Law, to EDSA Revolution, Sta. Cruz' story was intricately interwoven into the country's saga.More than a century-old municipality, Sta. Cruz was legally created last October 5, 1884 and it is the third oldest town in Mindanao. This gulf was originally called LABO, a Bagobo word meaning marshland. The Bagobo-Tagabawa tribe ruled by Datu Ali w



San Miguel Brewery, Inc. is Labor Law Compliant Firm
Posted On: 2016-05-04

San Miguel Brewery, Inc. Darong Plant has been cited as Labor Law Compliant company by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). The citation was concurred on May 3, 2016 by DOLE  Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz at the 1995 Pavilion of SMB Plant in Darong, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur. T...

2,000 trees planted during Pista sa Kinaiyahan 2016
Posted On: 2016-05-02

STA. CRUZ, DAVAO DEL SUR – A total of 2,000 seedlings of mahogany and narra varieties were planted along the river bank of Sibulan River in Barangay Darong, here, during the Pista sa Kinaiyahan celebration on April 29, 2016. It was part of the local government unit’s effort to reforest m...


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