The United States Postal Service is careening toward financial catastrophe, posting a $5.5 billion loss in fiscal year 2014.
Visiting schools on a regular basis, I was surprised earlier this week when I was made aware Sunnyside has a principal who has taken a different approach from others I have met.
What a contrast!
The Sunnyside City Council members were elected by local citizens to make decisions on what is best for our community.
This coming Sunday’s Gospel music jamboree will feature returning musicians, Gwenyth and Kenneth Smotherman.
According to an ancient tale, three pilgrims set out for the Cave of Wisdom and Life. When they reached the mouth of the cave, the guardian said they had to answer a question before they could enter.
The Lord is my solid rock, my fortress, my rescuer. My God is my rock – I take refuge in him! He’s my shield, my salvation’s strength, my place of safety. – Psalm 18 (Common English Bible)
GRANDVIEW – Longtime Grandview School District volunteer Lonnie Hendrickson says he is attempting to cut back on the number of hours he donates to the Grandview School District.
Spearheaded by the two victories apiece from senior Kaysie Kollmar and sophomore Ayisha Guillen, the Grandview High School girls track and field squad toppled both the Quincy Jackrabbits and Wapato Wolves yesterday.
Senior Steven Razo and freshman Ricardo Abarca - Grandview track and field athletes - each laid claim to a pair of first-place finishes at a four-school CWAC meet staged in Wapato yesterday.
Sunnyside High School No. 2 boys doubles player Fernando Farias (foreground) returns a shot over the net against Eisenhower players Robert Salas and Alan Sanchez in action Thursday afternoon in Sunnyside.
The reigning Washington State champion girls wrestling team from Grandview High School holds a sign that will be added to the city’s entryway in the near future.
This Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19, visitors to Mount Rainier National Park will be able to visit the park for free.
YAKIMA – The Yakima Area Arboretum is hosting a fun event for photographers of all ages and skill.
YAKIMA – The Cinco de Mayo Custom Car Show will be held on Sunday, May 3, in Yakima.
Mount Rainier National Park Superintendent Randy King reports that the park is no longer accepting reservation requests for hiking the Wonderland Trail (either the full circuit or large portions), for the summer 2015 hiking season due to overwhelming and unprecedented demand.
YAKIMA – The Yakima Valley Iris Society’s annual iris show is set to take place at the Yakima Area Arboretum on Saturday, May 9, from noon to 4 p.m.
Pinewood derby enthusiasts are urged to attend the Chief Kamiakin District Pinewood Derby at Speck Motors in Sunnyside tomorrow.