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Amata and the U.S. Coast Guard, Admiral Linda Fagan with women veterans
American Samoa women veterans with Congresswoman Amata and the U.S. Coast Guard, Admiral Linda Fagan. The Coast Guard Commandant is the first woman in American history to lead a military service. Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata was joined Wednesday by local women Veterans to meet the Commandant and...
JROTC VEX TEAMS
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Two robotics teams from Tafuna High School JROTC program, Toa Robotics and Toa Robotics 2.0, demonstrated their engineering skills and strategic thinking at the JROTC Live Remote Skills Event on Feb. 7, 2024. The competitive gathering was designed to foster skills in...
US Navy Command Master Chief Josephine Tauoa with her father and other Senators
US Navy Command Master Chief Josephine Tauoa, the first Samoan to be promoted to that rank and Captain Tommy Edgeworth yesterday visited the American Samoa Senate. They are pictured with Senate President Tuaolo Manaia Fruean and senators. CMDMC Tauoa stands next to her proud father Senator...
Command Master Chief Josephine Tauoa (right) with Captain Tommy Edgeworth  and Navy Recruiter Nofo Alesana
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Josephine Tauoa, who has etched her name in the history books of the United States Navy as the first Samoan to be promoted to the rank of Command Master Chief, is currently on-island as part of the Navy’s Executive Engagement Visit program. The program aims to bring...
 CCCAS-Fayetteville, North Carolina, Youth and Sunday School members
Representing our Toa o Samoa Community, the CCCAS-Fayetteville, North Carolina, Youth and Sunday School members volunteered for the Wreaths Across America 2023 event on December 16, 2023 at Fort Liberty’s Main Post Cemetery — Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery. [courtesy photo]
Pearl Harbor Day graphic
Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata is commemorating National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, now 82 years since the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Early on that Sunday morning, imperial Japan made a deadly surprise attack from aircraft carriers against Pearl Harbor and other sites on Oahu,...
Retired Chaplain Major Folauga Jr Tupuola
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — A retired Chaplain Major, Folauga Jr Tupuola, 61, of Iliili, from the U.S. Army, has returned home to American Samoa after 15 years of service, which included a knee replacement and hip replacement — so he decided to retire medically. It’s been 5 months since he...
Agaalofa S. Tauane
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Agaalofa S. Tauane is embracing a significant milestone in his life through his promotion to Major in the U.S. Army. Hailing from the village of Alofau where he is an alumnus of Fagaitua High School and American Samoa Community College ROTC program, Major Tauane's rise...
Toa o Samoa
O le vaiaso ua mavae na tatala aloaia ai se nofoaga autu mo Fitafita o Amerika Samoa sa tautua ma o lo o fa’aauau pea ona tautua i totonu o vaega’au a le malo tele.  O lenei nofoaga autu mo Toa o Samoa o lo o i le Pago Plaza i Pago Pago. [ata foai]
Governor and First Lady at Veterans Day wave
Governor Lemanu P.S. Mauga and First Lady Ella, both Veterans themselves, join many other Veterans and their families and supporters in an early morning WAVE in celebration of Veterans Day and those that continue to serve in the US Armed Forces to this day. Malo Toa. Malo Tau. Thank you for...

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