The Hawaii Emergency Physicians Associated Inc., the physicians who staff the emergency room at Hilo Medical Center and Hale Hoola Hamakua in Honokaa, is offering two $3,000 college scholarships to students in Hilo and one $3,000 college scholarship to students in Honokaa.
KEALAKEHE As kumu Keala Ching and students chanted Ahupuaa o Kealakehe, a special oli written for the area, a mural honoring the traditional Hawaiian land division was unveiled May 13 at Kealakehe High School.
About 600 students attended 2019 D.A.R.E. Day on Tuesday at the Pahoa Community Recreation Center.
The state Department of Education is seeking community feedback as it develops a new 10-year strategic plan.
Robert Bradford Paddock, 96, of Kailua-Kona died April 14 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Springfield, Mass., he was Texaco consignee for the Big Island, member of Keauhou Yacht Club, The Club water aerobics and U.S. Navy veteran. Military honors 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Keauhou boat ramp followed by departure on Fairwind for scattering of ashes. Casual attire; flowers welcome. For more information, call Lori at 989-2001. Survived by daughters, Lori Paddock of Kailua-Kona and Caryn Nelson of Oregon; six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
UH-Hilos mens tennis team keeps on playing as if there is no tomorrow, stretching the boundaries into uncharted territory.