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Kohala Student Credit Union Recruit Upcoming Freshmen

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

May 28, 2014

The Board and Student Tellers of Kohala Student Credit Union took a trip to Kohala Middle School on May 21, 2014. They spoke to upcoming freshmen about what the credit union is, does, and has done. The Kohala SCU has monthly meetings that are usually held at the beginning of the month on a Monday...

Chertavian is Well and Returning!

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

May 2, 2014

This past December news broke that Mr. Vahan Chertavian was diagnosed with throat cancer. After numerous radiation and chemo treatment, the doctor says he is pretty positive that the cancer is gone. A CAT scan from last week showed that his lymph nodes and tonsils are back to normal. The stomach tube...

Student Credit Union Community Service

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

April 4, 2014

The Student Credit Union is a club that meets monthly to discuss ways to service the community. This past monthly meeting for March, the board decided to volunteer and garden for the elementary. The gardening day was on March 29, 2014 from 9:00am-12:00pm. On April 26, 2014 9:00-12:00pm Ms. Jane Lee...

State Wide Testing Storms Hawaii Schools

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

March 6, 2014

The state of Hawai'i is having a mandatory testing date on March 4, 2014. All the high schools of the state will be "shut down" for testing. Each grade level will be taking a different type of testing with the exception of the Seniors presenting their Senior Projects. The juniors will be taking the ACT,...

Tennis Team Fundraising for Uniforms!

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

March 2, 2014

Kohala High School's tennis team is fundraising for their brand new uniforms. Every year the tennis team has a fundraiser with See's candies and every year everyone looks forward to it. This is the second year the Athletic Department offered to pay for half of the uniform cost because if they paid fo...

Cowboys Come Home as Champions!

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

February 24, 2014

The Kohala Cowboys fought their hardest through the Big Island Interscholastic Federation tournament held at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium. Kohala takes down Pahoa 56-32 in the first round on Friday Feb.14. A great Valentines gift to the Cowboys. It was tied during the first quarter (10-10) then aft...

Boys Basketball BIIF 2014

Boys Basketball BIIF 2014

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

February 13, 2014

Big Island's boys basketball BIIF tournament will be held this weekend February 14-15 at the Hilo Civic. Kohala Cowboys having the second best record in the Division II which has them automatically in for the playoffs this Friday. The boys will be playing Pahoa at 4:30pm. Falling to Pahoa at last yea...

New Art Mural

New Art Mural

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

February 6, 2014

Have you seen the mural yet? It's pretty eye catching. Kohala High School has a new mural on campus! It's on the electric building between the main hallway and the gym. Who ever thought such a beautiful painting could be plastered on that wall? It was our very own Vice Principal's idea, Mr. Brian...

Kohala Swimmer Wins BIIF Title

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

February 6, 2014

Congratulations to our very own Kohala High School student Kassandra Kometani! The Prelims for the BIIF championship meet started off on Friday, January 31, 2014. The top 16 qualified for the finals the next day on Saturday, February 1, 2014. Everyone on the Kohala swim team qualified for Saturday. If...

Cancer on Campus

Students Ella Matundan and Mikaela Bartsch wanted one more photo with Mr. Chertavian before he left for Florida.

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

January 16, 2014

News broke over the winter break that Mr. Vahan Chertavian was diagnosed with throat cancer. He emailed teachers and parents informing that he will leave for the second semester of the 2013-2014 school year. He will return for the 2014-2015 school year. Mr. Chertavian went to school on January 7 & 8 to...

TMT Big Island VEX League Results

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

December 19, 2013

These teams qualify for CREATE U.S. Open VEX Championships & Hawaii State VEX Championships: Excellence:  4119B Kohala Middle School Tournament Champions:  1056A Waiakea High & 382B Waiakea Intermediate These awards qualify for Hawaii State VEX Championships Tournament Finalists: 3880A...

TMT Big Island VEX Robotics League Championships

Kohala High hosted the VEX Robotics competition in November.

Alexis Ella Matundan, Reporter

December 19, 2013

This year Kohala hosted the TMT Big Island VEX Robotics League Championships here at the high school gym. Folks from all over the island gathered in Kohala on November 30, 2013. People cheered from 10 am to 5pm in the afternoon. The weather was wonderful and the spirits were high! People were walking...

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