DavOr pours services to its farthest village

DAVAO CITY — Residents of Sitio Butay, Barangay Pichon in Caraga town, Davao Oriental were caught in awe after receiving their long-sought basic services from the provincial government of Davao Oriental. Butay is one of the 13 small villages of the province, characterized by the  90-degrees uphill and downhill walk  wading through a narrow and stiff  bushes covering …

Kalindugan Festival, a symbol of hope and distinct culture of Mandaya in Caraga

CARAGA, DAVAO ORIENTAL — If one wants to see how the Mandaya tribe of Davao Oriental preserved their culture amidst the massive civilization in the mainstream society, then, visiting the Kalindugan festival is the answer. Kalindugan is not just a feast to display the unity, strength and prestige of the Mandaya,  but, it is a portrait …