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



Sta. Cruz gears up for Bayan Ko, Linis Ko Program
Posted On: 2016-09-14

The municipality of Sta. Cruz is all set to participate to the Bayan Ko, Linis Ko National Clean-up day on September 17, 2016 to some identified sites of the municipality.Sanitation Inspector Engr. Jessie Joy Berallo said there will be two major sites for the clean-up which includes Pilan River in B...

Mt. Apo Simultaneous Clean Up Drive 2016
Posted On: 2016-08-01

Volunteers from Sibulan Trail, Sta. Cruz pose for a souvenir photo during the simultaneous Mt. Apo Clean Up Drive on July 28, 2016. Composed mostly of the members of Sibulan Porters Association, the group unloaded a total of 156 kilograms of garbage from Tinikaran Campsite and Century Tree area. The...


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