City Council Honors Kahuku’s Junior Primacio and Laie Elementary!

23 08 2011

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

At last week’s City Council meeting, councilmember’s had the priveledge to recognize Junior Primacio and students from Laie Elementary.

A longtime member of the Ko’olauloa Neighborhood Board, Kahuku’s Junior Primacio was honored for his years of community service within the Ko’olauloa area. A product of the Kahuku Sugar Plantation, Junior has been a part of over 15 community organizations and has participated in the neighborhood board system since 1977.

Junior has become a household name at the board meetings and I do not expect him to slow down anytime soon with this community activism.

Laie Elementary sixth graders Kamaile Aluli, Kaylee Alana Miller and Truman Spring took home the top prize in the Best Website category at the 2011 National History Day contest held at the University of Maryland.

The student’s submission, titled “Between a Rock and a Hard Place: the Battle Over Hetch Hetchy,” represented the group’s thesis that building the dam at Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite Park led to greater protection of national forests with an array of videos and pictures tied into a well built site.

Mahalo to you all for showing what special people come out of Ko’olauloa!


Actions

Information

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: