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Student’s thoughts on the Superbowl Eagles vs. Patriots

Shaynee Akina, Reporter

February 8, 2018


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Lilly Lindsey said, "My thoughts on the super bowl was that I'm glad the patriots finally lost because they held that title for so long and the Eagles/underdogs played their hardest." Logan Thornton stated, "I'm happy the Eagles won because Patriots are always in the spotlight and it was about time...

Kohala High 2018 Disney Prom, are you going?

Kailee Paro, Reporter

February 6, 2018


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Kohala High School's 2018 Prom is set for Saturday, April 7.  The theme is all things Disney,  and will be from 5:00-10:00pm at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort. Ticket Sales are being sold for $70 through March 5 to the 16th.  On the menu, there will be tasty foods such as, fruit salad, hawaiian...

Stay Safe from Sports Injuries!

Kalia Emeliano, Reporter

February 1, 2018


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The thrill of winning a game, the experience of being a part of a team, and the excitement of trying something new is what sparks an interest in playing sports. Here at Kohala High School, we have lots of people who compete with other schools doing what they love. Those who play sports know the risk of being...

Senior Night: Girls Basketball vs. Kea’au

Senior Night: Girls Basketball vs. Kea’au

Tiani Perez, Reporter

January 23, 2018


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  As the regular season comes to an end, the Varsity Cowgirls seeded third entering the playoffs. They faced Keaau Cougars this past Saturday. By halftime Cowgirls were winning 31-25. Kiana Kauka was the leading scorer with 39 points, followed by Jasmine Hook with 16 points. At the end of the...

“Know Your Worth”

Joselynn Medeiros, Reporter

January 23, 2018


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Wassup my peeps. I have attended Kohala high school for 3 years now going on my fourth. Its been a wild ride since day 1. Looking back at my freshman year at this school I've changed and been through a lot. I've ditched, skipped school, skipped class... all done just to be cool. Honestly that's not...

First Friday and Movie Night: Double Feature!

First Friday and Movie Night: Double Feature!

Miranda Canniff, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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If you're interested in attending community events, eating yummy food, and watching FREE movies, Kohala High School is the place for you to be this Friday night (January 12). STUCO will be hosting their monthly First Friday event from 4-7pm in front of the office, where you can pick up all kinds of...

Martin L. King, Jr. Day on Monday the 15th

Joselynn, Medeiros, Reporter

January 9, 2018


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There will be no school on Monday the 15th because of a special birthday - Martin Luther King, Jr. It is an American federal holiday. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year. King was the chief spokesman for nonviolent activism in the Civil Rights Movement , which successfully protested...

Winter Break is 2 days away

Winter Break is 2 days away

Kailee Paro, Reporter

December 19, 2017


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It's almost winter break, which means holidays of laughs and family/friends fun! On December 22nd is our first day of winter break, and we Kohala High School students have two weeks to have fun and celebrate the holidays!  The main festivities coming up is, of course, Christmas and NEW YEARS!!  Christmas...

The Amazing Tooth Bus comes to Kohala

The Amazing Tooth Bus comes to Kohala

December 14, 2017


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Are you in need of dental care? If you have MedQuest Insurance, you may be eligible for services from the Amazing Tooth Bus. Keiki up to age 21 are able to have cleaning, x-rays, fillings and much more done by Dr. Joseph Coleman right here in Kohala. Please call 889-5453 for information or to schedule...

Holiday door decorating contest underway

Kailee Paro, Reporter

December 14, 2017


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As part as the 2017 Winter Week activities, each advisory is asked to decorate their door in a winter Holiday theme!  The challenge is...you can only decorate the door using recycled items and nothing purchased, only using the items you already have in your room! The door decorating does have rules,...

Tree Decorating!

Destiny Souze, Reporter

December 14, 2017


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It's that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner Kohala High decided to celebrate by having a tree decorating contest. Each class was responsible for decorating a tree with their own unique theme.   Freshmen : The freshmen decorated their tree in their mascot, the Pueos ! They decorated their tree in mountains of lights...

Winter Spirit Week next week!

Laakea Mamala, Reporter

December 12, 2017


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The week from December 18 to December 21 is Winter Spirit Week! Monday is pajama day, so come to school in the comfiest pajamas to keep warm.  Tuesday is Santa's helpers; dress as an elf to help Santa wrap his presents.  Wednesday is Ugly Sweater day; wear your ugliest sweater.  Thursday is Christmas...

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