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FFA students make their mark at state

Taylor named vice president

A local teen will serve more than 8,000 fellow FFA members statewide.

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Geranium loading zone

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Soroptimist scholarship winners

Sunnyside Christian High School seniors Daylraye Hutchinson, second from left, and Hannah Bos are the 2016 recipients of $1,250 scholarships from the Soroptimist of the Lower Yakima Valley.

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Group honors service

Longtime concert supporter Dan Donaldson of Prosser receives a plaque prior to Sunday’s Lower Valley Community Concert honoring his more than 25 years of service, including her years as president of the concert association.

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‘Phantom’ on the harp

Harpist Bronn Journey entertains the crowd in Sunnyside High School’s auditorium yesterday during the final Lower Valley Community Concert of the season.

History winners host fundraiser

The School District’s National History Day 12-member delegation will host historical performances, at 7 p.m. tomorrow at Princess Theatre, 1228 Meade Ave.

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1946: WWII gear showcased in Sunnyside

Northern Pacific Railway expanded its railroad to the area. Local merchants closed their shops and a band provided music for the fanfare.

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Local man earns top honors

A local man claimed the top two prizes at Sunday’s charro competition.

Grandview, Mabton celebrate proms Saturday

Parents will see their high school juniors and seniors dressed in formal wear this weekend for prom.

Prosser man earns honors

Jamie White of Prosser has earned honor roll status for winter 2016 quarter at Washington and Lee University.

Third quarter scholars set

Fred E. Hayes American Legion Post No. 57 has named Maria Lopez as the top FFA vocational scholar for the third quarter.

Seattle kids visit the valley

Heritage University is hosting 70 sophomores from Northwest School in Seattle during the students’ community service visit this week.

Safe driving class offered

To help seniors stay sharp and safe behind the wheel of a car, AARP will offer a driving course June 6-7.

Oregon grads named

Four Yakima Valley residents will be receiving their diplomas at Oregon State University’s 147th commencement.

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Miss Mary takes her brood to school

Older students share time with preschoolers

Things seemed a little unbalanced in Room 131 yesterday when 15 preschoolers invaded a high school chemistry classroom.