Week of May 22 to May 26

Lower Valley students earn YVC awards

The Yakima Valley College Foundation’s Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony will be at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23 in Sherar Gymnasium, Building 6.

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Like mother, like daughter-in-law

Every day is teacher appreciation day in the Mears home.

Growing herbs tips

Learn the tricks and pleasures of growing herbs and vegetables in containers with the help of a master gardener.

Nouvella Meets Thursday

The Nouvella Club will present several scholarships to high school seniors when the group meets at noon Thursday at Snipes Mountain Brewery and Restaurant, 904 Yakima Valley Highway.

AG to visit Prosser

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is the featured speaker at the Prosser Rotary Club at the noon May 25 at the Walter Clore Wine and Culinary, 2940 Wine County Road.

Democrats plan potluck

The monthly meeting of the 15th Legislative District Democrats will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Yakima County Democrats office, 402 S Third St.

Youth nominees sought

Nominations are being sought for the third annual Sunnyside High School Youth Awards to be presented from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 7 at the Sunnyside High School auditorium.

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No power, no problem

Zillah weathers rain, wind and electrical outage

Despite a power outage, a flash rain storm and gusty wind, residents and visitors alike turned out to celebrate the main Zillah Community Days activities Saturday.

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1977: Pro-football player is speaker

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

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Local woman fostering motherhood

Couple has adopted six children

When 1994 Sunnyside High School graduate Deena Alaniz, decided to start her family in 1998, she was devastated to learn she couldn’t be someone’s biological mother.

Rotary plans scholarships

The Noon Rotary Club will award $8,500 to four area graduates at its May 15 meeting.

’77 Class begins plans

A planning meeting to determine what to do for the Sunnyside High School Of 1977 reunion is 4:30 p.m. Thursday at R.C. Casino, 31 Ray Road.