Menehune alumni feted during Nov. 5 lu‘au

Tickets for the Waimea Alumni and Friends Foundation general membership and lu‘au are now on sale by calling Brycen Hiraoka at 634-8880, or Janice Nitta at 338-1174.

The lu‘au will be held Nov. 4 on the Waimea High School front lawn starting at 4 p.m. Admission is a $10 donation.

The foundation will be honoring Waimea High School alumni for their contributions to the West Kaua‘i community, an aspect of the lu‘au which has become a tradition.

This year’s field will include Iris Hesapene, George and Sarah Paiste, Kenichi “Stoop” Shimogawa, Judge Randal Valenciano, Richard “Ricky” Waalani and Doric Yaris.


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