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Too Many Absences

Too Many Absences

Michael Salvador, contributor

December 9, 2019

Do you know why many kids are being absent?  Many kids are being absent from school. Many kids are not coming to school just to not come. Also they are missing out on events when they do not come to school. They miss on work and then if they do not check on missing work they can get an F.  Some kids ...

Kohala Bounces Back on the Field

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Aidan Blanco, Contributer

December 5, 2019

This year for Kohala high, the football program has made improvements in the 2019-2020 season. Kohala for the past three years was the lowest seed team in the BIIF D2. However this year they made the 3rd seed in their first 11 man season since 2011. Mj Macaspac, Kohala High Junior and the programs middle lineback...

The Next Chapter


Jaylah Kekoa, Contributer

December 3, 2019

What will be the next chapter of your life?  I interviewed two seniors who are on their way to adulthood. As I interviewed them, it seemed like they have almost everything planned out. So let’s get into finding out their plan! The first senior I interviewed was Jessa-May Campollo. The first question I asked was, “ What do you plan on do...

Kohala High’s New Place of Learning

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Talia Sanchez, Contributor

November 8, 2019

What do the new Stem buildings at Kohala High school have to offer our students? If you’ve had a class in the new buildings, you know how great a privilege it is.  Did you know the plans for the construction of these buildings started more than a decade ago? The amount of money put into these buildin...

Spanish Class Can Help Upcoming Students

Raimana Akau, Contributor

November 5, 2019

  ‘Aloha mai kakou, ‘O Raimana Akau ko’u inoa. I went to interview Mrs. Kosorek about her Spanish class, and what activity she does with her students. I interviewed her and it went well, but one thing I wish is that I asked her more questions.       Question 1 was:”Why did you choose Spanish for one...

How to Geometry

How to Geometry

Monica Oliveros, Contributor

November 5, 2019

  Right now would be a great time to fix your grades. Finals are almost coming in and there’s a bunch of people worried about what your grades will be. Specifically for math and even more specifically geometry. This interview is going to be all about how to keep up with your geometry class and some...

What is being a Freshman like?

Mark Salvador, Contributor

November 5, 2019

New grade, new school, how’s 9th grade going for you?  Being a freshman could be tough. Today I interviewed a fellow freshman named Rheann Matundan.  Rheann Matundan is 14 years old and currently lives in North Kohala. For Rheann, she said “Ninth grade is fun but challenging. I can work with th...

Cheer-leading is more than a sport

Ashla Salas, Contributor

November 5, 2019

        There’s more to cheerleading than doing flips and using pom poms. Jessa- May Campollo, a senior at Kohala High School,  shares her thoughts and feelings about cheer.          Jessa, 17, cheers for Kohala Cowboys football and basketball team.  Jessa has been cheering for Kohala Cowboys for ...

Aunty Cicely’s Speaks Her Mind

Camille Pinho, Contributor

November 5, 2019

Aunty Cicely was offered a position as a project based coordinator back in June of this summer. After thinking it over, this would be a great opportunity to give back to the very school she graduated from and the community she lives in. As a project based coordinator, Aunty Cicely coordinates all th...

School Lunch: Yum or Nuh-Uh

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Jaylah Kekoa, Contributor

September 26, 2019

School lunch has always been a topic for students. Many students have opinions about the school lunch. Some dislike it, some think that it’s good, and some people think that they don’t get enough. School lunch isn’t something that most people eat, so they just wait until they get home. So what I ...

Mj’s Pro Fortnite Streamer


Tasi Sauta, Contributor

September 26, 2019

 There are about 40 million streamers around the world that play the game Fortnite, but now they're taking a step up to making the best Fortnite streamers to be invited to the Arthur Ashe Stadium to play in the Fortnite World Cup. An upcoming streamer that was really good won the Fortnite World...

Principal Who?

Principal Who?

Lola Hart, Contributor

September 24, 2019

A new principal at Kohala High school? Who is this person on campus? Let's get to know her! The Principal's name is Amy Jo McNaughton Stafford. "My family was actually going to name me after my dad, his name is Bob, and I was going to be Bobby Jo, and I think I am happy with being Amy Joe."  She...

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