FL MORRIS / FMORRIS@STARBULLETIN.COM
Volunteer University of Hawaii students were on hand Tuesday to help new students carrying items up to their rooms. Student Ariel Pahayahay, left, received assistance from Stephanie Yamamoto as she moved into Johnson Hall.
HONORING A HERO
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Maj. Gen. Robert Caslen Jr., left, watched U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye receive the Medal of Honor Flag yesterday from Capt. Terry Zoch, far right, helped by Command Sgt. Maj. Frank Leota, during the Flying "V" Ceremony at Schofield Barracks. The Medal of Honor Flag is given to those who are awarded the U.S. military's highest honor and to commemorate their courage, sacrifice and bravery. Inouye received the Medal of Honor for his heroism and devotion to duty in the vicinity of San Terenzo, Italy, on April 21, 1945. He was a second lieutenant in the Army's 442nd Regimental Combat Team at the time.
HOMER EN ROUTE TO WAIPIO VICTORY
Waipio's Iolana Akau rounded the bases yesterday on a first-inning two-run homer against Mill Creek, Wash., in the U.S. semifinal at the baseball Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa. Waipio won 9-4. Next stop for the team is the U.S. finals on Saturday.