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Student Credit Union looking for new tellers

Mark Romero, Reporter

November 21, 2017


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Do you need a Job? If you are 9th , 10th , or 11th grade the Student Credit Union is looking to hire 4 new tellers. This is a PAID JOB!! if you interested please see Ms. Kise ASAP for a application.  All applications must be turned in before winter break, you will start training next semester and...

Veterans Day!

Kalia Emeliano, Reporter

November 16, 2017


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This past Saturday, November 11 at the Hisaoka Gym, Kamehameha park was the Veterans Day Ceremony! It was an hour long from 11am-12 noon. All of our veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice were honored at this event. They even honored the last 442nd member from Kohala, Masa Kawamoto.   95...

Holiday Craft Fair this Saturday

Zaylynn Moniz, Reporter

November 14, 2017


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Kohala High School Holiday Craft Fair hosted by STUCO, Robotics, and Speech Club is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18 in the cafeteria from 9am to 2 pm. Applications are still available in the main office. If you have any specialties in crafts or foods and baked goods, don't hesitate to be a part of this...

New BISAC Counselor at Kohala High School

November 7, 2017


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Please welcome our new BISAC counselor, Ms. Moani Silva to campus. Ms. Silva will be working in Building D BISAC office and will be on campus 2-3 days each week.  She is available to any student needing BISAC services. Big Island Substance Abuse Council (BISAC) provides services for prevention, intervention,...

Winter week is almost here!

Sierra Shaw, Reporter

November 7, 2017


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Winter week is a week in December where the school participates in winter like activities. Over this week there will be a tree decorating contest (fake trees) and a winter lip-sync, with more activities will coming into play the closer we get to the week. Dates for the week have not been set yet but...

Quarter War results in games and DVDs for Kohala Hospital

Pilila'i Kaai, Reporter

November 7, 2017


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In this year's Quarter Wars we were able to collect $495.77, which will all go towards buying games and DVDs for the senior citizens at Kohala Hospital. For the competition part, the Juniors earned first place in both money collected with $250.15 and the most spirit points earned. The Seniors collected...

Sophomore Fundraiser is Krispy Kreme

Laakea Mamala, Reporter

November 5, 2017


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Do you crave Krispy Kreme?  Well, if so, the Sophomores are having class fundraising.  They are selling Krispy Kreme glazed donuts for $12 per box .  Wondering when to pick it up?  The pickup is at Ms. Hoy's Room (S-34).  When is the pick up?  On the 18th of November from 9 am - 1 pm.  Go and...

Winter Week set for December 18-21

Pililai Kaai, Reporter

November 5, 2017


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This year’s Winter Week will be from December 18-21. We will have our Annual Lip sync on the 20th. A Class Christmas Tree Decoration Competition on the 6th. Door Decorating Competition as your advisory done on the 19th and the full week of Spirit Week dress up. Be ready for a week of fun; please be su...

Girls Basketball Season is Almost Here!

Kalia Emeliano, Reporter

October 24, 2017


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Are you girls ready? Girls basketball is right around the corner! For all you girls who want to sign up and haven't yet, sign-ups are in the main office. There are some girls who have signed up and hopefully more will throughout the week. So far, we have 1 Senior, 2 Juniors, and 11 Sophomores. There are no...

FAFSA Finish Event Nov. 9th &18th

FAFSA Finish Event Nov. 9th &18th

Miranda Canniff, Reporter

October 19, 2017


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Kohala High School's free FAFSA Finish Events will be held on November 9th at 5:30pm and November 18th at 9:00am for students who are planning on attending college. The FAFSA is due for most colleges on February 1st––come to a FAFSA Finish Event to get it done and receive financial aid.

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Winter Ball set for December 16 at ‘Iole

Pililai Kaai, Reporter

October 19, 2017


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Winter Ball is right around the corner! This year it will be held at the Kohala Grace Center at 'Iole on Saturday, December 16, 2017 ,from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. Transportation will not be provided, so if planning on attending please be sure to have a ride to and from. The theme is "An Evening in Paris"...

Makeups for picture taking is right around the corner

Sierra Shaw, Reporter

October 17, 2017


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If you didn't like you're recent school picture, makeups for picture taking will be on October 20 Friday in the library. Forms are available in the office. Seniors come to room 34 (Mrs.Hoy) to make your appointment time that morning for when underclassmen are complete.

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