Von Erich brothers aim to turn new leaf on family legacy

LIHUE — The Von Erich name in pro wrestling is typically associated with its story of the family curse — the untimely deaths of four of five wrestling brothers. The sons of the last surviving brother now aim to take the Von Erich name with them toward a brighter future rather than keep it in its grim past.

Silva tops at KAGRA rodeo

POIPU — Coryssa Silva headed for sister Casera Silva, who served as the heeler for the dally team roping event at the most recent Kauai All Girls Rodeo Association rodeo that wrapped up Sunday at CJM Country Stables in Poipu.

Quotable moments from KIF seniors of 2018-19

To those of you whom I’ve had the pleasure of encountering and writing about as part of my work with TGI: thank you for all you’ve done for me, congrats to all on your achievements on and off the courts and fields, and I wish all of you well as you prepare for the next phase of your lives. I wish you continued success in your pursuits.

Yamauchi gets two ‘outstanding’ nods

Leiko Yamauchi was named to two spots in the roster of 2019 outstanding Waimea High School student athletes that was released Thursday by the Waimea High School athletic department.

More than 200 ride in Boys Day dirt bike races

OMAO — More than 200 keiki and adult riders competed in the seventh annual Boys Day Hare & Hound and Poker Run races Sunday. The dirt bike races were hosted by the Garden Island Motorcycle Club in Omao.