The ASCC Business Communication (BUS 160) class held its spring 2018 “Diversity Day” last week, with students giving an overview of the economic, social and cultural aspects of different countries. Instructor Dr. Faofua Fa’atoafe (front, center) is pictured with students representing Spain, Italy and Egypt. [photo: J. Kneubuhl]
Congresswoman Aumua Amata performing the taualuga at the 2018 MISS SOFIAS Pageant held last Saturday evening to a SRO crowd. Amata was one of the honored guests of the evening that saw queens vie for the title of Miss SOFIAS in an evening described by many who attended as “simply divine”.  [photo: THA]
Cherith Lober, GM for GHC Reid Co. Ltd. providing a stipend to Telesia Lavea. GHC Reid provided the free Vailima draft for the recent American Samoa Community Cancer Coalition fundraising event and always donates drinks to their events. Since 2010 the American Samoa Community Cancer Coalition has given out 288 stipends and has held over 15 successful fundraisers. [Courtesy photo]

Apia, SAMOA  — This photo provided by an American Samoa resident, who was a passenger on board a Talofa Airways flight, shows firefighters at the Faleolo International Airport in Samoa on Tuesday (Samoa time — Monday, American Samoa time) surrounding the aircraft, hosing it down. Smoke seems to have originated from the engine on the left side of the plane. The passenger told Samoa News yesterday...

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