The AYFS All-Star Cheerleading Squad, led by Senior Cheerleader Head Coach Renessa Soliai – posing for a group photo as they come out every Saturday to cheer for all the team that field the Veterans Memorial Stadium during these AYFS Football weekends. [photo: TG]
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Faiupu Tagaleoo, Theater Support Group, 9th Mission Support Command, assists FEMA personnel with receipt of supplies to support Defense Support of Civil Authority operations in American Samoa in response to Tropical Storm Gita. The 9th Mission Support Command based out of Fort Shafter Flats has provided ongoing support for relief operations since Feb. 11. [courtesy photo]
DON’T FORGET OUR NATIVE WILDLIFE — THEY NEED HELP TOO This photo provided by an Ili’ili resident shows a fruit bat “taking a nap” on the branch of one of their papaya trees, 24 hours after Tropical Storm Gita. With the devastation from the storm of trees and greenery up in the mountains too, bats and birds will be seeking food and shelter closer to homes. Hopefully, like this peacefully sleeping bat — residents will protect them. [Courtesy photo]

PAGO PAGO — The National Park of American Samoa has recently begun efforts to assess the damage done to park forests and reefs by Cyclone Gita. Early survey reports reveal extensive damage to park trails in the form of downed trees, mud and debris slides, and fallen rocks. At this point all trails within the National Park of American Samoa, and the Blunts Point World War II Heritage Trail are...

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PAGO PAGO — The National Park of American Samoa has recently begun efforts to assess the damage done to park forests and reefs by Cyclone Gita. Early survey reports reveal extensive damage to park trails in the form of downed trees, mud and debris slides, and fallen rocks. At this point all trails...
February 19, 2018

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