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Kohala High School’s “expose” account causes harm

Kailee Paro, Reporter

April 18, 2019

Just a couple of days ago, an issue occurred about an "expose" Instagram account for people to spread rumors and make false accusations about certain students here at our school.  What made it more disturbing is the fact that teachers were brought into these assumptions, and students here like the feeling...

Teen Suicide is a huge problem

Kailee Paro, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Not many people address the conflict that it is getting way more common for teenagers and young kids to hurt themselves and even take their own life.  Society in our world today can sometimes be so oblivious and does not take the situation seriously, until something has to happen for them to realize. Sadly,...

Stress growing for high school students

Kailee Paro, Reporter

March 25, 2019

From freshman to senior year in high school, stress for every student is not getting easier.  The reason for stress to develop so quick is because every high school student in Kohala has to worry about PTP, their senior project, which is already a handful of work, and also managing their time keeping...

Is struggle essential to happiness?

Kailee Paro, Reporter

February 21, 2019

When life brings you struggles, it also brings you lessons, as in to learn what you're most strong at and what you're most weak at.  In reality, there will be many times when you feel that some situations are too difficult, but I think of it as a lesson that life wouldn't give me if it knew I couldn't...

Attendance became a big problem in school

Kailee Paro, Reporter

February 11, 2019

There have been a lot of students who don't come to school this year, or just come to school late thinking that it won't affect them in any way.  There is a solution that can possibly decrease the number of students that miss school and don't come on time. Ive heard some students complain that we...

Do students still cheat on tests?

Kailee Paro, Reporter

February 11, 2019

Does cheating on tests really benefit students? There is students in specific classes that still try to cheat on their test, making a cheat sheet when the teacher didn't allow it, or copying off of someone you know will probably get a good score. Cheating will not help, and I am guilty for doing that...

Students should have a say in what they feel

Kailee Paro, Reporter

February 5, 2019

Students should have a right to say what feels right and wrong for them.  For example, I respect the school guidelines when it comes to electronics, I understand what certain teachers expect once I walk into their classroom.  One day, I had my phone during recess, the bell rang so I walked to my class....

Last game for basketball girls

Kailee Paro, Reporter

January 24, 2019

On Tuesday, January 24th, we said "see you again" to our basketball Cowgirls.  Our battling girls went up against Honoka'a Dragons as their last basketball game of this school year's season!  It has been a difficult challenge facing other D1 and D2 teams due to amount of players, but our Cowgirls never...

2019 is two weeks away

Kailee Paro, Reporter

December 17, 2018

Isn't it crazy to think that we are almost in a whole new year and 2018 is coming to an end?  This year was filled with an abundance of blessings and very many lessons that some were good and some weren't; but overall, this was a pretty good year for me academically and outside of school.  Knowing...

Kohala High Holiday Craft Fair

Kailee Paro, Reporter

November 20, 2018

The 2018 Holiday Craft Fair event is happening this Saturday November 24, from 9am-2pm.  The location of this occasion is at the Kohala High School cafeteria.  There will be a lot of events included and many products to view and purchase in your interest!  It is a nice community gathering to take...

Thanksgiving is almost here

Kailee Paro, Reporter

November 19, 2018

The time for delicious turkey, gravy, ham, etc is just a couple of days away, including a 4 day weekend!  This holiday is a very nice event that brings family and friends together while enjoying a tasty meal and bonding with one another. This time of year is a perfect time to express yourself and...

What’s the point of drama?

Kailee Paro, Reporter

November 8, 2018

Drama is caused by many reasons that can mostly be over the littlest things.  For example, jealousy (which is one of the biggest reasons), rumors, etc.  In Hawaii, drama is super common and it gets tossed around everyday just because people over here love juicy stories and like to hear about other...

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