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Senior Wills

Senior Wills

May 15, 2012

I, Devereaux Aiona, do hereby leave Arvi and Sandrex my hellaflushed R34 Nissan Skyline GTR, Miah my swag that I don’t have, Rael, Zemo and Willy my happiness and laughter and Ricky Ching with positive vibration.   I, Mana Akima, do hereby leave Billy Skelton my speed, Haruto my height because...

Cowboys and Cowgirls Finish Seasons at State Tournament

Cowboys and Cowgirls Finish Seasons at State Tournament

Andrew Trump

May 8, 2012

Kohala volleyball, softball, and tennis may have not finished their seasons on high notes, but it was still a great accomplishment just to make it to the state tournament. The Cowboys volleyball team lost a heartbreaking 5 set match to Seabury Hall in the first round of their tournament. The Cowboys...

Kohala Volleyball, Softball, and Tennis Headed for State Championships

Kohala Volleyball, Softball, and Tennis Headed for State Championships

Andrew Trump and Jenna Nickl

May 1, 2012

The spring sports season at Kohala high school has been a huge success. Kohala will be represented this weekend on Oahu in three different sports as they take part in the HHSAA State Championships. The Cowgirls softball team kicks off play on Wednesday while the boys volleyball team and tennis player...

Nietfeld Headed to Boston Marathon

Kohala High students and staff took the time to make a good luck poster for Ms. Nietfeld before she heads to Boston.

Andrew Trump

April 11, 2012

When you drive around Kohala, it is not a rarity to see Ms. Melody Nietfeld running on the side of the road. The Kohala High counselor and college prep teacher trains hard in addition to maintaining her busy schedule at the school. Now she has reached new heights with her running as she will be competing...

First Amendment: Still the most important

Andrew Trump

March 29, 2012

The first amendment has been and still is the most important amendment in the Bill of Rights. The first amendment gives freedom of religion, speech, press, and petition which limits government and guarantees freedom. Without these fundamental rights, America would not be the “land of the free.” Without...

Kohala Wrestler Takes Gold at BIIF’s

Kohala Wrestler Takes Gold at BIIF's

Andrew Trump

March 5, 2012

         Kohala Junior wrestler Cowboy Auweloa carries a confidence that helps him on the mat. Auweloa held an undefeated record all season in route to becoming the 160 lb BIIF champion. The junior wrestled in 33 different matches this season without faultering a single time, something that is t...

Cowboy’s Basketball team takes early exit in State Tournament

Andrew Trump

February 27, 2012

The Kohala boy’s basketball team traveled to Oahu this past week to compete in the Division II state tournament. They knew the task at hand was going to be tough, and the result showed it. The Cowboy’s found themselves down early much of the season and that didn’t change once they traveled to...

Homecoming Powder Puff Dances of 2012

Homecoming Powder Puff Dances of 2012

CJ Yamamoto

February 7, 2012

In first place was the senior class of 2012 dancing to a remix of songs. Coming in second with a strong finish was the Freshmen. In third place was the Sophomores with a wonderfull start off in a Jabawokee type dance. In fourth place was the Juniors with some creative moves.

Boys Basketball Preparing for Playoffs

Boys Basketball Preparing for Playoffs

Andrew Trump, Assistant Editor

February 6, 2012

The Kohala High boys basketball team finished their regular season last Thursday losing in a close one against  Konawaena. The talented Wildcats played with a lot of emotion on Senior night en route to a 48-45 victory. However the Cowboys were happy with how they played as it was their last tune up...

Kohala High gets 4th place in Food Drive Competition

Kohala High gets 4th place in Food Drive Competition

Andrew Trump

February 2, 2012

Kohala high came in 4th place behind Waiakea, Kealakehe, and Kamehameha in the NativeFM food drive competition. However they still received $1000 that will go towards Project Grad. Kohala High would like to thank the entire community, school staff, and students for their efforts. The Food Fight was...

KHS Student Credit Union holds Financial Literacy Workshops

Andrew Trump

February 1, 2012

Over the Christmas break many Kohala High students enjoyed being at home with family, hanging with friends, going to the beach, and eating good food among other things. However a group of  about 20 kids from the KHS student credit union utilized a few days during break to learn more about money and...

Kohala High Close to Winning Food Fight Competition

Kohala High Close to Winning Food Fight Competition

Andrew Trump, Assistant Editor

January 24, 2012

As many of you know, Kohala High School  is participating in the Hawaii Island Food Fight sponsored by Nativefm.com. The Food Fight is a competition between schools across the Big Island. The Leo Club has been heading up the drive at Kohala High, but lots of people including the office ladies are g...

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