Batac hero honored
Jacinto Caoili, a poet and author from the City of Batac together with six other Ilocanos was recognized and honored by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte during the inauguration of the second phase of the Ilocano Heroes Walk at the Sirib Mile in Laoag City on March 10, 2015.
Mayor Jeffrey Jubal Nalupta and Ms. Luficina Caoili led the delegation from the City of Batac to witness the undertaking. Ms. Caoili, a former professor and principal of the Mariano Marcos State University – University High School Batac could not keep her pride and excitement about the recognition of her kin. Despite knowing her forefather’s accomplishments, she revealed that she was not aware of how their forefather looks like.