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Fashion Tips for Today

Kahelelani W. Kawai-Poliahu, Reporter

September 4, 2018


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Fashion now a days has been expressed in many different ways. I’ll admit, most of these ways are beautiful and creative but there are some downsides to these fashion choices. The fashion evolution has been a wild ride, I must say. Today’s fashion has become a mix of pretty much everything, includi...

Freshmen’s First Year of High School!

Arwen Hasegawa, Reporter

September 4, 2018


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I know the first week of high school can be frightening, but you’ll get used to it and it’ll eventually be like normal day at school. I’m a sophomore now, but my first year of high school was pretty stressful and frightening because you’re in a school filled with people older than you while you...

Cheerleaders, Ready For Football Season?

Kamaile Gusman, Reporter

September 4, 2018


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The Kohala High School cheerleaders had their very first practice on Wednesday the 29th of August. However, the first football game is just 3 days later, on Saturday the 1st of September. Will the cheerleaders have enough time to prepare for the game? Are they ready for this very short football season? There...

Are juniors ready for the next step?

Shaynee Akina, Reporter

May 29, 2018


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We asked the following questions to some juniors: How do you feel to finally become a senior next year?  Do you know what you want to do after high school yet? If so, what? These students Jessly Cedillos , Reyanna Savedra, Kayla Francisco & Logan Thornton kindly answered the following... Jessly...

Lifestyle habits can prevent cancer

Darian Nishida, Reporter

April 30, 2018


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Many cancers can be prevented by not smoking, maintaining a healthy weight, not drinking too much alcohol, eating plenty of vegetables, fruits and whole grains, vaccination against certain infectious diseases, not eating too much processed and red meat, and avoiding too much sunlight exposure. Early...

Art at the Park!

Kalia Emeliano, Reporter

April 19, 2018


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On Saturday, April 14th at the KIC in Kamehameha Park, there was an art show from 4-8 at the park displaying the work of students all ages and all grades. Even artwork done by our very own Kohala High School students was showcased. The show was for the artists, their families, and the community. Those...

Taking hats off indoors is a courtesy

Darian Nishida, Reporter

March 6, 2018


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Back in the day, men were taught to remove their hats as soon as they crossed the threshold of a house or public building, and ladies were to remove theirs if they obstructed someone's view. And if you don’t remove your hat it will be considered Rude. I always wear my hat indoors because I don’t...

15 Things to Do When You’re Bored

February 22, 2018


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1.Sleep 2. Text your friend something random backwards, and see how long it takes them to figure it out. 3. Draw a horrible drawing of someone, then gift it to them. 4. Repeatedly call a family member on their phone and hang up when they answer. 5. Have an eating contest with someone. 6....

The Complication of Getting a Driver’s Permit

Shaynee Akina, Reporter

February 22, 2018


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You would never think of how much complications are involved to get a permit / provisionals ... To get a permit you will need both parents signatures if you have both parents names on your birth certificate, your social security card, Birth certificate , identification of your parents, proof of residence...

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...

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