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Hokani Maria ; Master Hula O Na Keiki

Destiny Souze, Reporter

November 30, 2017


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Hokani Maria, a sophomore at Kohala High with a passion for Hula recently competed in the Hula O Na Keiki competition and I caught up with him to discuss the whole event. What is Hula O Nā Keiki? "The Hula O Nā Keiki is a children’s solo hula competition, at the Kāʻanapali Beach Hotel. Thi...

SENIORS: LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!! C/O 2K18!!

Joselynn Medeiros, Reporter

November 25, 2017


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Hey it's Josy. I've been having some interview's with our seniors here at Kohala High.  I must say they all had wonderful answers for my 3 question's... "How do you feel about being a Senior?", "What were your difficulties?", "What's great about being a senior?"  Let the record show all interviews...

Jeans For Troops

Pilila'i Kaai, Reporter

November 11, 2017


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Gl Go Fund is a 50l(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that provides assistance to all military veterans, with a focus on veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan, by helping them find employment, access housing, and secure their educational and health benefits. This organization works tirelessly to ensure...

Flu Season is here

Zaylynn Moniz, Reporter

November 11, 2017


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CNN News, Reporter Susan Scutti, states that Flu season is here and experts are already concerned. Last Year's seasonal flu vaccine effectiveness was just 42%, the US Centers and Prevention estimated. Even if you had your shot people had poor protection against the flu. Vaccine effectiveness varies based...

Winterball Ticket Sales begin Monday

Zaylynn Moniz, Reporter

November 9, 2017


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Tickets to Winterball will go on sale during lunch recess beginning on November 13 in room 32. Ticket prices start at $45 and increase to $50 on November 26 and $55 on December 4th. Permission forms are available in the front office and students must have no outstanding obligations or lunch loans in...

Annual Holiday Craft Fair set for Nov. 18

Pilila'i Kaai, Reporter

November 7, 2017


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This year's Annual Holiday Craft Fair will be on Saturday, November 18, 2017. It will run from 9am-2pm in the Cafeteria. There will be a wide verity of vendors with crafts and food. There will also be live entertainment and lots more for all you to enjoy the beginning of the holiday season! Make sure...

After-School Tutoring Still Open To New Students!

Nalani Andrews, Reporter

October 26, 2017


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Do you have trouble keeping up your grades or have a ton of rowdy siblings to prevent you from doing your homework?  Do you love free stuff?  Then tutoring might be for you!  With three nice, helpful, and smart tutors, you are guaranteed to get ALL of your homework done. Mondays: 3:00-4:00 Tuesdays,...

Is Third Time Really a Charm for The Cowboys?

Is Third Time Really a Charm for The Cowboys?

Alii Kai Kaaekuahiwi, Reporter

October 5, 2017


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Kohala's third contest against the Ka'u Trojans will be in Ka'u. After coming up just short last week against Pahoa 36-46 in a back and forth thriller in their senior game and Homecoming, the Cowboys gave the Daggers a run for their money. Even though the Cowboys are winless they put up more points than...

What’s up in Space? (October)

Destiny Souze, Reporter

October 3, 2017


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MOONPHASES  1-3 : Waxing Gibbous 4-6 : Full Moon 7-10 : Waning Gibbous 11-13 : Last Quarter 14-17 : Waning Crescent 18-20 : New 21-25 : Waxing Crescent 26-29 : First Quarter 30-31 : Waxing Gibbous EVENTS 19 : Uranus at Opposition METOR SHOWERS  8 : Draconids Metor Shower ...

21st Century Tutoring

Destiny Souze, Reporter

September 26, 2017


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Tutoring has started! It's free and being held in Ms. Greene's room and you can attend as long as you have a permission slip which you can get from the office. Monday - 3-4:30 Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 2:30-4:30  

Sarahah; the next form of Cyber-bullying?

Sierra Shaw, Reporter

September 12, 2017


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Recently an anonymous commenting app was released and its popularity went up very fast. Sarahah is an app where the user makes an account and sends a link to anyone or puts it out for other people to access. Once someone accesses the link they are taken to a page where they can say anything to the person...

Homecoming Week schedule for spirit days

Homecoming Week schedule for spirit days

Mark Romero, Reporter

September 7, 2017


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Upcoming Homecoming Week  (09/25 - 09/29 Monday: Cowboy  Wear Black & Gold and show your school spirit as we kick off Homecoming Week. (100% dressed) Tuesday: School Pride Wear Black & Gold and show your school pride (50% dressed) Wednesday: Workout Show us how you workout! Come to s...

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