Daylraye Hutchinson just completed her first year at Washington State University in the nursing program, so word that she was receiving her second PEO Chapter EX Scholarship was “very welcome” this week.
Teacher flies in from Michigan for performance
Sunnyside Christian High School music students John and Arie Prins found it a little strange to have their band teacher in the classroom Wednesday.
Every day is teacher appreciation day in the Mears home.
Garza the first to file for Sunnyside seat
Betty Lynn Garza filed for City Council Position No. 3 yesterday, making her the first candidate to file for any of the three open spots.
Mabton High School joined schools around the nation that celebrated National College Signing week by hosting their version of “College Signing Day” May 4.
Press leaves; Daily Sun continues printing in Hood River, Ore.
The last newspaper printing plant in the Lower Yakima Valley is now a thing of the past.
House hunting is hard enough. But when renters and sellers find themselves in the middle of an interstate scam, people not only lose the opportunity for a nicer home, they also lose their hard-earned money.
Congressman had been criticized for missing votes to care for wife
Carol Newhouse, the wife of congressman Dan Newhouse, was overtaken by cancer and passed away Friday in a Seattle-area hospital.
Landscaping changes offer bonuses
Sometimes a well thought out landscape plane doesn’t work out as planned.
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.
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.
Musical is director’s 50th play for Zillah
The long- awaited Z Center Stage upcoming production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” opens at 7 p.m. tomorrow.
Class releases fish into the Yakima River
Cautioned to walk single file down the bank to release baby salmon into the Yakima River, Granger middle school students were cautioned to stay on the path.
Bryanna Stump was named the 2017-2018 Miss Zillah last night in front of a cheering hometown crowd in the Intermediate School gymnasium.
Projects honors long-time water leader
A program to provide clean water to a third world country is being undertaken locally in tribute to a man who spent his live working with water.
Nearly 5,000 employees told to take cover
Federal officials are still looking for answers in the wake of a cave-in yesterday at the Hanford site.
Sunnyside event hands out crowns
Formal wear, best hair and best costume wear were all judged during the Regal Majesty Miss Cinco de Mayo pageant on Saturday at Centennial Square.
“Let’s Party” is a ‘fair’ theme for the 125th birthday anniversary of the Central Washington Fair.
Pageant set for tomorrow
First come the Miss Zillah Pageant tomorrow night, and then the fun begins as the annual Zillah Community Days.
The weather warmed up just in time for the more than 100 vendors on hand for the city’s 29th annual Cinco de Mayo Festival.
Producers prepare for next year
Central Washington Junior Livestock Show participants are back at home after living out of campers and spending a lot of time with animals earlier this week.
Participation wanes, but the show will go on
The Sunnyside High School 39th Annual Senior Follies will go on.
Event will be June 11-17 in Ellensburg
Four Sunnyside High School juniors will learn about civic responsibility when they depart for a week-long Evergreen Girls State Conference set for June 11-17 on the Central Washington University campus, according to American Legion Auxiliary spokeswoman Gail Boose.
Jennifer Ely of Sage Bluff Alpacas likes to say the two earliest Yakima Valley harvests are asparagus and alpaca fiber.
16 in local class participate in simulated event
A crumpled late model pick-up parked at the High School entrance is a stark visual of what happens when drivers are impaired or distracted.
This year, several high school proms are taking place later than usual.
Middle school competitors head to state
A prosthetic arm is the only competition that goes on to nationals, Harrison Middle School robotics coach Darla Van Corbach said.
New organizers take the helm for annual event
It’s Cinco de Mayo time!
A new item on the Sunnyside Christian School Booster Spring Auction netted $900.
Merchants eye fashion trends for the big night
Fitted and full of sparkle is the dress of the day for prom season said fashion experts the Mecca of all things dressy.
Benton City resident joins newspaper
Former Johnson and Johnson product representative Sonya Lovin-Stace of Benton City is the new sales manager at The Daily Sun.
Yakima County dairy families gathered Friday to see Madison Bosma, 17, of Sunnyside crowned the 2017 Yakima Valley Dairy Ambassador in ceremonies at the Walter Clore Win and Culinary Center.
Junior Livestock Show opens Sunday
After grooming and feeding the pigs they brought as babies last fall, the Blankenship boys will be loading up plumb swine Sunday for the Central Washington Junior Livestock Show.
The cast of “Hollywood Hillbillies,” book by Tim Kelly, music and lyrics by Scott Keys, takes place in the Ozark Mountains as reproduced on the Grandview Middle School stage.
Procession starts at 11 a.m. Saturday
The city’s former police chief will lead the 69th annual Granger Cherry Festival Parade on Saturday.
School receives two first-place awards
ProsserHeights Elementary School took 40 fourth and fifth graders to Sunnyside for a “Math is Cool” competition last month.
School royalty performing in spring musical
Jorge Montaño is the current Mr. Grandview and it’s a role the Grandview High School senior takes very seriously.
Just shy of the two-year mark, Holy Pies Deli at 1829 S. First St. is expanding.
Bringing the best of both worlds together is the work of Sunnyside Bob and Mary Van de Graaf, who are joining forces to open a health food store and fresh produce stand.
Vining named city’s volunteer of the year
The community turned out to honor the hard work and commitment to making their city great place to live during the annual Chamber of Commerce banquet Friday night.
“Wind is the mother of 10,000 illnesses” – Chinese proverb
When you are the only practicing acupuncturist between Tri-cities and Yakima, you tend to treat a lot of ailments as John F. Moore has discovered during his four years at Thompson Chiropractic.
Royalty to reign over annual Cherry Festival
The Miss Granger Pageant was short and sweet for the two girls vying for the top crown.
Two weekends devoted to sampling
An opportunity to beat the influx of spring barrel tasting crowds while helping a local charity is happening tomorrow at the Winemakers Loft, 357 Port Ave., in Vintner’s Village.
Volunteers assemble improved seating
Rodeo- and cowboy-related activities fans will have more — and safer — seating at the Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo arena this year, thanks to a handful of volunteers.
Come July 1, Sunnyside Christian School will have a new elementary principal and a new school superintendent.
Way before he became known as a “karaoke master,” Dwayne Carpino was involved in the music business.
In less than two weeks, Adrian Gallardo will undergo brain surgery for a birth defect that had troubled the 20-year-old man since he was an eighth-grader.
Four compete for Little Miss title and crown
Cherry Festival raffle ticket sales will determine which of two candidates will claim the Miss Granger crown Saturday.
Chamber plans gala to present local awards
The community’s outstanding volunteers and businesses will be honored during a gala celebration Friday night.
Spring crowds encouraged to shop awhile
New tourist attractions are popping up around the Lower Yakima Valley that may at first seem like ‘just another flea market.”