The picturesque town of Hermosa in Bataan came alive with excitement and pride as the Municipal Tourism Committee, under the esteemed leadership of Mayor Antonio Joseph “Jopet” Inton, on Monday announced the winners of the much-anticipated Bb. Hermosa 2023 beauty pageant.
The event, held at the heart of the community, showcased the grace, talent, and charisma of Hermosa’s finest young ladies. The title of Bb. Hermosa 2023 was bestowed upon the radiant Pauline Janelle Galvez Rodriguez from Brgy. JRC Mandama, amidst a backdrop of cheers and applause from the jubilant crowd. Her victory is not just a personal achievement but a testament to the spirit and beauty of Hermosa, a Spanish word which literally means “beautiful.”
Congratulations also echoed for the other remarkable candidates who showcased their talents and poise throughout the competition. The distinguished runners-up were announced as follows:
1st Runner Up: Fiona Kheily Samaniego of Brgy. Mabuco
2nd Runner Up: Allysa Mae Arellano of Brgy. Palihan
3rd Runner Up: Maria Luisa Pabayan of Brgy. Tipo Pastolan
Mayor Jopet Inton expressed his warmest congratulations to all the winners and participants, praising their dedication and hard work that made the event a resounding success. “It’s incredible to witness such talent and beauty within our community. These young ladies exemplify the values of Hermosa – grace, determination, and community spirit,” Mayor Inton shared.
The event would not have been possible without the concerted efforts of the Municipal Tourism Committee, the unwavering support of Mayor Inton and his First Lady Atty. Anne Adorable-Inton, judges, barangay officials, sponsors, and private partners. The invaluable support from the LGU employees, PNP, Hermosa Marshals, Bataan Vice Governor Cris Garcia, Board Member and TikTok Lawyer Atty. Tonyboy Roman, Mayor Jerry Pelayo, Jon Arizapa of Afaji Builders, and the entire Hermoseño community played a pivotal role in the success of Bb. Hermosa 2023.
Mayor Inton extended his gratitude to everyone involved, saying, “This event highlights the unity and strength of our community. It’s not just a celebration of beauty but a celebration of Hermosa’s vibrant spirit. Thank you to all who supported and made this event possible.” The Bb. Hermosa 2023 pageant not only showcased the beauty and talent of the contestants but also served as a reminder of the community’s collective strength and determination.