New service at libraries

Yakima Valley Libraries is offering a new “Book a Librarian” service.

Mabton girl awarded scholarship

Sunnyside Christian High School senior Katelyn Banks is the recipient of a sizable Grange Insurance Association scholarship.

Senior plans wish walk

A high school senior is planning a special fundraising event.

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Walking tall

Men in heels, including many Sunnyside police officers, stood tall walking in support victims of domestic violence and sexual assault on Yakima Valley Pathway Friday as part of the Lower Valley Crisis Support and Services first “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” fundraiser.

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Ahoy matey!

Party theme of creativity and lots of duct tape

It only takes a little imagination and some duct tape to create a 3-year-old party worthy of a pirate’s bounty.

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Decorative treasures

Among the items to be in the auction block at the annual Sunnyside Christian School Booster Club Auction is this decorative chest, donated by Marchant Home Furnishings of Grandview, shown here by Larry Floyd.

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Royal helper

American Glamour Queens princess Alysianna Aguirre, spends this morning assisting St. Joseph’s Food Bank volunteers with food distribution.

FFA chapters plan plant sales

Just in time for Mother’s Day

Two FFA chapters at area high schools will be offering plants just in time for Mother’s Day.

Local funeral home lauded

Grant Smith named ‘Agent of the Year’

A family-owned funeral home is reaping the rewards of providing care to area families.

Sierra Vista Middle School announces third quarter honor roll

Sierra Vista Middle School saw 16 students earn perfect 4.00 grade point averages for the third quarter of the 2015-16 academic year.

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Volunteer honored

Sunnyside Community Hospital’s gift shop volunteer Diana Turley is congratulated by hospital volunteer director Elizabeth Cerrillo, right, during a volunteer appreciation luncheon last Thursday.

Class of ’66 sought

The class of 1966 will host its 50th class reunion Sept. 23-25.

Walk for Life set for Saturday

A walk to support Life Options’ annual Walk for Life will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Community Center, 812 Wallace Way.

Relay hopefuls sought

Girls ages 3 to 13 are asked to consider running for “Miss Beauty for a Cure” in the Relay for Life Princess Pageant.