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Message Urges Students to Set Positive Goals

Lt. Andrew Burian, U.S. Attorney Ed Kubo, Chef Sam Coy, Officer Shawn Tingle Lt. Andrew Burian, U.S. Attorney Ed Kubo, Chef Sam Coy, Officer Shawn Tingle

PAHOA (KHNL) -- Students at Pahoa High and Intermediate School were presented with a message Thursday, to set positive goals for themselves instead of using drugs and alcohol.

Among the guest speakers were U.S. Attorney Ed Kubo, Chef Sam Choy, and the Hawaii County Prosecutor's Office. 

Kubo encouraged the students to enter a teen video contest promoting anti-drug, anti-smoking and anti-drinking messages. 

"Pahoa, you guys can do it," said Kubo.  "I know this school has so much talent."

The winners' video will be shown on television stations nationwide. 

After all was said and done, country stew was served from Sam Choy's family recipe. 

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