Tavilla Collin Puni of Iakina Academy won the Territorial Elementary History Day Competition for the Individual Documentary category. He will travel with the High School History winner Morgan Ulu of Samoana High School to represent American Samoa in the National History Day Competition in June 2017. Puni is pictured here with his mother after the awards ceremony; Ulu was not present for this event. [Photo: LF]
Toa Samoa i Fort Bliss, El Paso Texas performed at their Asian American Pacific Island Heritage Ceremony this month.  The President’s proclamation says, “This month, we celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and we recognize the achievements and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders that enrich our Nation."  [courtesy photo] 
A close-up look at some of the senior citizens in their Samoan siva performance Friday, May 26, during the closing ceremony of Senior Citizen week in American Samoa.  [photo: Ausage Fausia] 
Gov. Lolo Matasi Moliga (right) shakes hands with Port Administration Water Transportation Division employee Sunia Davetawalu (left), who was one of the three Port employees presented with special recognition awards and monetary gifts last week recognizing them for their efforts in saving the life of Harbor Master, Silila Patane following an incident on May 13. The two other Port employees...

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Gov. Lolo Matasi Moliga (right) shakes hands with Port Administration Water Transportation Division employee Sunia Davetawalu (left), who was one of the three Port employees presented with special recognition awards and monetary gifts last week recognizing them for their efforts in saving the life...
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