To better build integrity and uphold awareness of Bisliganons to the inevitable change that is happening in the world and as major catalysts of community as well, Local Government Unit of Bislig City under the effort and management of Mayor Librado C. Navarro had once again presented and conducted the Public Information Quiz Bee last October 27, 2016. The said event was spearheaded and facilitated through the City Information Office – Mr. Renefredo G. Camba, ICO- City Information Officer as Info. Quiz Chairman.
The Info. Quiz is open to all junior-senior high for both public and private schools. A total of 19 schools in Bislig City participated in the said event. In lieu of Mayor Librado C. Navarro during the affair, Dr. Antonio Teddy Ronquillo, Executive Assistant II delivered the City Mayor’s Words of Wisdom that explained the important role of being a responsive and informed members of the society.
Information Quiz was divided into three levels of difficulty. Each level has a (10) ten-item questions with equivalent points. First level is the easy round with (1) one point each question followed by the average round with 2 points and lastly the difficult round with (3) three points. Questions that were asked focused on Current Events, Historical Events, Government Local Codes and Officials, and Organizational Structures in local, national, and international.
The Champion of the event was Kristine S. Bonotan from Bislig City National High School who received a cash prize worth of 2000 pesos followed by the 2nd placer Adrian C. Iligan from Mangagoy National High School with 1,500 pesos and 3rd placer was Mary Danielle S. Manongtong from De la Salle John Bosco College awarded a cash prize of 1,200 pesos. The rest of the contestants received a consolation prize worth of 500 pesos with Certificate. All the contestants with their coaches returned home with a smile on their faces for everybody had received cash awards.
Information Quiz Bee has indeed became an avenue of Bisliganons to become a well-informed citizenry of Bislig City.