Mabton Lions to meet Thursdays
The newly formed Mabton Lions Club will meet twice monthly.
The first Thursday of each month they will meet at 6 p.m. at
the Mabton Library. The third Thursday of each month there will be a noon
meeting at the Mabton Silver Dollar.
"We are still seeking members and encourage the
community members to join us and get involved," said Linda Palomarez.
Parents meeting set for baseball
With Sunnyside's Cal Ripken Baseball just around the corner,
a meeting has been set for Tuesday, Jan. 24, for parents.
The 6:30 p.m. meeting will be held at the Sunnyside
Community Center. Elections will be held for 2006 season positions on the Board
Two people injured in car, truck accident
Two people were injured on South Wapato Road in an accident
Friday, Jan. 20, involving a car and a Freightliner semi truck, driven by
Daniel J. Myers, 51, of Outlook, who was not injured in the crash.
According to the Washington State Patrol, Richard L.
Neuroth, 71, was driving south on South Wapato Road when he failed to slow for
traffic at a stop light. His 2001 Chevrolet pickup struck the semi driven by
Neuroth and a passenger in his car, Irene F. Hauser, 67,
were transported to Yakima Memorial Hospital.
Neuroth's pickup was totaled and towed from the accident
scene. Damage to Myers' semi was minimal, and it was driven away.