Stories by J.R. De Groote

The Bright Side: ‘Tis the Season

It was a year ago that “The Bright Side” first ran in West Hawaii Today. I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who reads this column, and thank everyone for the kind words and nice comments when we see one another around town.

By GREG BEACHAM The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS — Kamaru Usman brutally stopped Colby Covington with 50 seconds left in the fifth round at UFC 245 on Saturday night, retaining his UFC welterweight title with a spectacular finish to their grudge match.