One of the fun games during The Lights — a free Flag Day Festivities event, held on Monday night at the Su’igaula Beach Park in Utulei - was the Cash Cube. The event’s major sponsor was Coors Lights, with other contributors: Pepsi, AVE Design, 684 Rock Solid Entertainment, PPTC, ASG and CBT. [photo: TG]
The Lights was a highly successful free Flag Day Festivities event, held on Monday night, at the Su’igaula Beach Park in Utulei. Despite the rain, the territory’s residents and visitors enjoyed an evening of entertainment, including the Cash Cube, fire knife dancing, the Night Hawk — brought to you by Coors Light, with other sponsors — Pepsi, AVE Design, 684 Rock Solid Entertainment, PPTC, ASG and CBT.[photo: TG]
Vatia’s Fuao took first place in the American Samoa Flag Day 2018 fautasi race, scoring the best time of 27.56 in the two heats that took to the waters yesterday. The Fuao is pictured here in the 2015 race where they took 5th place. More photos and Flag Day stories updated all day long today at samoanews.com. Photos from Monday's fautasi races now in the slideshow. [SN file photo]

Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The US Army and Bluesky Communications yesterday signed a memorandum of agreement for the Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program, which is the first in the Asia and Pacific Region. The program is designed to help soldiers prepare for a career after the Army by connecting them with employers, who understand the skills, discipline, and work ethic, which...

Latest News

Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The US Army and Bluesky Communications yesterday signed a memorandum of agreement for the Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program, which is the first in the Asia and Pacific Region. The program is designed to help soldiers prepare for a career after the Army by...
April 19, 2018

More Headlines

Opinions

  • April 14, 2018
    Once again, an effort is under way to mandate U.S. citizenship for the people of American Samoa, however, most of the people want a choice, not a mandate. There are sound cultural and traditional...
  • April 10, 2018
    Dear Editor, It's finally out that even women in the American Samoa Department of Public Safety police force are vulnerable and unprotected against sexual predators wearing badges.A female...
  • April 4, 2018
    Dear Editor, A 16-year-old mentally challenged child with the cognizance of a 7-year-old was raped. The child is pregnant. Blame at this point is neither here nor there. A rapist is on the loose...

Sports

  • April 19, 2018
    Honolulu, HAWAII — After more than 30 years shooting rugby, there is some memorable imagery that gets etched in the brain.Cool Stuff still tears up reviewing my Baby Jonah Lomu photos at his...
  • April 18, 2018
    Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The 2018 Flag Day Fautasi Race scheduled for last Saturday was moved up to this past Monday not only because of harsh weather conditions, but because most of the...
  • April 16, 2018
    Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — “Commitment and discipline” were the two words the Samoa boxing team Manager used to describe his team after winning the Governor’s Cup for the...
Comment Here