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

FBCOP inaugurates Darong Plant
Posted On: 2017-01-19

The Franklin Baker Company of the Philippines (FBCOP) inaugurates its new plant located in Barangay Darong, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur on January 19, 2017. It was attended by Department of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol and FBCOP President and COO Jerry Lorenzo.The new plant is the second...

Cash for Work
Posted On: 2017-01-04

A Bagobo Woman in Barangay Tibolo works on her nursery project as part of the work assignments covered under the Cash for Work Program of DSWD and LGU of Sta. Cruz....

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