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Flag Day 2019

CW4 Samitioata S. Roberts celebrating Flag Day 2019
CW4 Samitioata S. Roberts, son of Tafa'ifa Sinapao & Vaepa Uiagalelei Roberts (A'asu Fou & Aoloau) celebrates Flag Day in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. No matter where we find ourselves in the world, never forget our Samoan roots. This island where you were born, the village you grew up in, the...
American Samoan children celebrate Flag Day
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Children from the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' American Samoa Pago Pago West Stake entertained members and guests at a recent American Samoa Flag Day Celebration. Participants' ages ranged from three to eleven. Toa Reid, Tana Seu and Toa Hollady were...
Rear Adm. Kevin Lunday, commander Coast Guard 14th District, joins acting Governor Lemanu Mauga and first lady Cynthia Moliga
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA —  On Wednesday, those in American Samoa celebrated the 119th Flag Day commemorating the day they officially became a U.S. territory. Rear Adm. Kevin Lunday, commander Coast Guard 14th District, Command Master Chief Lori Fields, and Capt. Mike Long, commander Coast Guard...
Tafuna High Shool entertaining at Flag Day 2019
Tafuna High Shool with a jaw dropping performance Wednesday, for the 2019 Flag Day celebration. The Warriors had the biggest dance group, numbering an estimated 1,000 performers - all students. More photos in Flag Dayt 2019 slideshow. [photo: LF]
Nuuuli Vo Tech High School at the 2019 Flag Day ceremony
The Home of the Wildcats, Nuuuli Vo Tech High School, acknowledging the crowd Wednesday morning during the 2019 Flag Day parade. More photos in 2019 Flag Day slideshow. [photo: LF]
Cannery workers in the 2019 Flag Day parade
Officials and employees of Star Kist Samoa Inc. took part in the parade for this year's Flag Day celebrations, at Veterans Memorial Stadium. More Flag Day 2019 photos in slideshow. [photo: LF] 
Leone Boys entertain at Flag Day
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — I taualumaga uma e sisi a'e ai le Agiagia o le Malo Fa'ateritori o Amerika Samoa i lenei tausaga 2019, na poto ai le mamalu o ana malo fa'aaloalogia mai le Malo Tele o Amerika, se'ia pa'ia mai Malo Fa'a-Atumotu o le Pasefika. Mai le Malo o Tokelau, le afioga le Ulu o...
Congresswoman Aumua Amata during last year's Flag Day.
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Aumua Amata released the following statement in commemoration of Flag Day 2019:  “All of us in American Samoa know what a special day April 17th is for our people. This has been a wonderful week already. Flag Day is always such a perfect time of joy and unity, and I...
Samoana High School students practice for Flag Day 2019 performance
One of the three local high schools selected to provide entertainment for this year's Flag Day celebration —  Samoana High School. The Sharks promise a jaw dropping performance. This photo was taken Tuesday morning, when the school held its final practice session. [photo: Blue Chen]
2019 fireworks show
The people — especially the children — of American Samoa were treated to a 15-minute fireworks show this past Saturday, thanks to the "We Are One" project, co-sponsored by PPTC, McConnell Dowell, ASG, and the Filipino, Chinese, and Korean Communities as part of the 2019 pre-Flag Day festivities. [...