Mary’s Christmas song

I would like to share some insights using the SOAP method of Bible study and journaling. I learned this tool from the writings of pastor and author Wayne Cordeiro and his Life Journal method of devotions. Here is a short explanation of SOAP.

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Message of Christian club speaker is that we are all products of change

Whether we are experiencing times of joy or times that are challenging, the choices a person makes will bring about changes.

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Engineer sticks with local company through thick and thin

Since graduating from Eastern Washington University in 2008 with a degree in mechanical engineering technology, Josh Ziegler has seen several changes at the company he was hired to work for…Sunnyside’s ShirAul Bullet Trailers.

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Longtime mechanic thrives on looking out for others

Ensuring he has time for his family and wanting to help out members of his community, Tony Cromwell has operated Cromwell Radiator and Auto Repair in Grandview since 2003.

Convenient ways to get help with your social security questions

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some easier ways that I can get help with my Social Security questions? When I call their toll-free help line I get put on hold forever, and the wait time at my local Social Security office is over two hours. - Approaching 62

Three big mistakes that ruin good projects

Where do you start a painting project? Or any type of project?

The new bobbleheads pose a threat to us all

On the website,, you can read about the history of bobbleheads. They have been around in some form or other since the 1800s.

Renowned soprano to share Christmas story in song this Saturday in Sunnyside

Lower Valley residents will have a rare opportunity to hear professional singer/ speaker Marcia Whitehead in concert this coming Saturday.

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Toast to the Holiday’s with Great Grandad’s Eggnog

Christmas isn’t complete without a nice glass of eggnog.

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Holiday season officially underway in Sunnyside

Brightly lit and uniquely designed parade entries make their way past Sunnyside city hall’s Christmas tree during the 26th annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade this past Saturday night in Sunnyside.

Grandview City Council Agenda

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at 7 p.m. at Grandview City Hall

Soar Scholarship opens doors for 2014 SHS graduate

When Nereyda Barajas of Sunnyside was considering her options for college last year, she had her mind set on three state universities.

Lighted Farm Implement Parade winners announced

The 26th annual Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade was filled with entries lit from stem to stern.

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Reading on the roof

Grandview Harriet Thompson Elementary School Assistant Principal George Graf perched himself atop the school’s roof last Friday as part of a principal’s challenge from Book It!