Hot Shots – 8/16/17

Rankin Receives Certificate

State Sen. Glenn Wakai (center) presents a Hawai‘i Senate certifi cate to retired Col. Richard Rankin (second from left), in recognition of his efforts to create a local nonprofi t organization called Wounded Warrior ‘Ohana. Not affi liated with the national Wounded Warrior Program, Wounded Warrior ‘Ohana plans events that includes wounded warriors from all services, as well as their children and spouses, and disabled veterans from all past confl icts. Also pictured are: (front, from left) Tiffanee Rogers, Kathy Nirei and James Weander; (back) and Denny Watts and Dennis Fujii. PHOTO COURTESY WOUNDED WARRIOR ‘OHANA

Territorial Donates $1,000

Territorial Savings Bank donated $1,000 to Hawai‘i Performance Baseball League’s HiPer Gray ’07 Team, who will participate in a goodwill summer tournament in Japan. Pictured are: (front, from left) Reese Higuchi, Caleb Nakamoto, Tad Kobashigawa, Ian Torigoe, Ty Shimabukuro and Anson Bagoyo; (back) and coach Dean Kobashigawa, Karch Cho-Tupua, Jordan Lowery and coach Chad Nakamoto.