City pulls back funding from S’side Chamber

Turns out, the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce may not have the financial backing of the city, after all.

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Mr. SHS hopefuls

The 15 young men will be working with miracle child Lily Martin to help raise funds and awareness about the services provided by Children’s Village as they vie for the Mr. SHS crown.

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Rotarians tour new credit union

Sunnyside Noon Rotary members took a short tour of the newly completed Lower Valley Credit Union headquarters on Yakima Valley Highway this past Monday, to admire the many amenities built into the new credit union office.

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Sentimental song fest

Sharing popular tunes from a bygone era are Over the Hill Theatricals members Karen Santos, Betty Minnich and Dan Santos, who entertained at the Sunnyside Senior Citizens Center this past Sunday afternoon.

SEA holiday dinner open to retirees and their families

All Sunnyside School District retirees, as well as their families, are invited to attend the Sunnyside Education Association Christmas dinner on Tuesday, Dec. 9.

Financial outlook rosy in Mabton

School district closes its books for 2013-14

The Mabton School District will submit its end of year report for the fiscal year that began Sept. 1, 2013 and ended Aug. 31, 2014.

City of Sunnyside’s $23 million budget for 2015 in place

Sunnyside’s 2015 budget was adopted at last night’s city council meeting with very few changes from the preliminary budget first presented to council in October.

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Wrapped up in holiday spirit

Sunnyside Christian School students Nicolaas Roskamp, Brennan Rip, Ross Faber and Johnny Heffron hang lights around the bandstand at Centennial Square in downtown Sunnyside, assisted by eighth grade teacher Al Smeenk.

Sunnyside City Council Agenda

Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center

Public input wanted on statewide transportation projects

The Washington State Department of Transportation is asking for feedback on its annual list of future transportation projects, including several that impact residents of the Lower Valley.

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McClure Elementary focused on improving learning for students, teachers, parents

Educating students requires teamwork on the part of teachers, parents and students, which is the focus of the three indicators emphasized by McClure Elementary School’s improvement plan presented to the Grandview School Board last night.

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Best finish ever for Lady Knights

The Sunnyside Christian High School Lady Knights earned fourth-place honors at the WIAA Class 1B State Volleyball Tournament at the Yakima Valley SunDome this past Friday and Saturday.

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Care of ‘Old Glory’

Residents of Sunnyside’s Sun Terrace Assisted Living and community members in the photo above gather for the retirement of the center’s old flag yesterday

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An extra set of eyes looking out for safety of Mabton students

MABTON – Students and parents in Mabton have had an opportunity to get to know the new face on the campuses of Artz-Fox Elementary and Mabton Jr./Sr. High schools since the beginning of the school year.

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Mabton budget contains major utility projects

MABTON – Last night, Wednesday, the Mabton City Council reviewed the city’s 2015 budget, including holding a public hearing.