The smiling faces of some of the girls representing the Football Federation of American Samoa (FFAS) as they marched during the Olympic Day parade last Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Stadium. Olympics Day was sponsored by the National Olympic Committee in collaboration with the Department of Youth & Women's Affairs and the Sports Center. It included a farm fair, flea market, food, entertainment, demonstrations, car show, and sports federations' activities and prizes. [photo: TG]
Long time wrestling coach Tiloi Tuitama Sr., (left) with PRIMAL executive Alex Ramirez (center) and Tuitama's son Kerisimasi (2nd from right) at the DYWA Pago Pago Community Youth Center last week. The three men were here offering free wrestling clinics for youth.  [photo: LF]
The smiling faces of some of the youngsters who took part in the Sanctuary Summer Science in the Village program for Fagatele Bay, hosted by the National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa. The group ended their 2-week learning session Thursday with a special ceremony at the Salave'a Guest Fale in Leone where they got certificates and free t-shirts from sponsor, Aloha Maid (SoPac) [photo: LF]
Long before Faafetaiileali’i Raison donned his cap and gown last year and walked across the stage to receive his diploma as part of Samoana High School’s Class of 2016, he already knew what he wanted to be: a sailor in the United States Navy. Growing up in a family with a long history of US military servicemen and women, some would say that Tai (as he is known to family and friends) was destined...

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  • June 23, 2017
    Dear Editor,“Tofa mai Feleni,” (Goodbye my Friend) composed by Mr. Faatui Fuimaono from Apia for his American soldier friends when they departed for the states is a song we used to sing...
  • June 13, 2017
    Dear Editor,This letter is in response to an article you recently ran titled, “What happened to the trophy and monetary gift for LHS Val?”  I understand that since you originally...
  • June 8, 2017
    The front page story that was published in our May 31 edition about the new DOH scholarships inadvertently stated that the funding came from the World Health Organization (WHO).Instead, the money...

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    Many USC football fans remember tailback Anthony Davis' impressive performance against Notre Dame in the Trojans' 55-24 comeback victory over the Irish at the Coliseum on Nov. 30, 1974. ...
  • June 23, 2017
    Our local team - the AYFS Matais - were scheduled to play yesterday but were declared winners by way of forfeit, after the San Diego United team failed to field a complete team of eleven players.For...
  • June 22, 2017
    Alex Ramirez shares the same vision as American Samoa Wrestling Association (ASWA) President Irene Kane. That is, to develop the sport of wrestling in the territory and motivate the kids to become...
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