Gov. Espino to lead Independence Day rites in Pangasinan

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — Outgoing Governor Amado Espino Jr. will lead the commemoration of the 118th Philippine Independence Day in Pangasinan on Sunday, June 12.
Anchored on the theme “Kalayaan 2016: Pagkakaisa, Pag-aambagan, Pagsulong”, this year’s provincial celebration will be held at the Bengson-Yuson House located in downtown Lingayen.
A Eucharistic mass at 7 a.m. will headline this year’s event, to be officiated by Rev. Fr. Immanuel Norbert S. Escano, who is a member of the Pangasinan Historical and Cultural Commission (PHCC).
Second part of the celebration is the general program at 8 a.m. where Governor Espino will deliver his message and lead the flower offering with the PHCC commissioners and guests.
Governor Espino will assume as new congressman of the Fifth District of Pangasinan. He will be succeeded by his son and namesake Amado “Pogi” Espino III.
Singing of the National Anthem and the Pangasinan Hymn will be rendered by the Pangasinan Provincial Chorale. PNA/