When Nick Friend first booked his cruise to Eastern Europe’s Black Sea, he thought he might see more of the Ukraine.
Sunnyside Noon Rotarians had an opportunity to congratulate a few members of the Sunnyside Rotary Sharks swim team at the club’s weekly meeting this past Monday, before handing over a $7,468 check to Marissa Broersma, the team’s assistant coach.
Thursday, July 31, 2014, 810 E. Custer Ave., 7:30 p.m.
Recreational marijuana shop expands hours, product availability
A booming start three weeks ago continues for Altitude, the Lower Valley’s only recreational marijuana store.
The Sunnyside City Council is likely to delay for another six months its decision on whether or not to allow a retail recreational marijuana business in town. A public hearing on Monday, Aug. 11, will precede the council’s decision to renew the existing moratorium on allowing such business ventures.
The Mabton School Board Monday evening adopted a $12,129,105 budget for 2014-15.
The Mabton School Board approved several personnel changes at this past Monday’s meeting.
Using grant funding provided by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, the Mabton School District will spend more than $55,700 on a new security communications system called SafePointe.
A pay increase for substitute teachers in Mabton was approved by the school board at Monday’s meeting.
The old church bell in the Bickleton Presbyterian Church steeple is rarely used on Sunday mornings to call the faithful to morning worship.
Ruth A. Dirk has found a new passion to add to her love of books.