The hottest ticket in town; the Eighth Annual Art Walk & Wine Gala
July is time for the Prosser Chamber of Commerce's 8th Annual Art Walk & Wine Gala.  On Saturday July 16, the historic streets of downtown Prosser will be transformed into a delightful garden of greenery, music and art. Yellow Rose Nursery will once again create an enchanted park in downtown Prosser complete with foliage, benches and fountains.


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Labor Day deadlines

The Prosser Record-Bulletin would like to wish you and your families a happy and safe Labor Day holiday.  The Record-Bulletin office will be closed for Monday, Labor Day, Sept. 7.
For editorial content in the Sept. 9 edition of the paper, the absolute deadline will be Thursday, Sept. 3 at noon.
Display advertising deadline is Thursday, Sept. 3 at 5 p.m., classified ad word deadline is Friday,  at  noon and too late to classify deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 10 a.m.
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Fallen Hero's Banner
Project returns to State's Day
By Victoria Walker
Shelly Best, Ida Mains, Fred Carroll, Bruce Kuhlman, Ginger Emerson and Martha Nelson helped bring the Fallen Hero's Banner Project to Prosser. Best made a call to Kim Cole in Spokane. Cole was a Gold Star Mother which is a group that was formed in the United States shortly after World War I to provide support formotherswho lost sons or daughters in the war.
Cole started the Banner Project in 2007 when she lost her son in Iraq, and had the help of the Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW, Department of Washington to get all the banners made.
Delaney retires at 74 years old

Record Bulletin Staff
Shirley Delaney works at Algeria & Company P. S. in Prosser.  Before that she worked with Sattler & Associates and sometime before that it was Boyd Olson Accounting Firm.
Delaney was born in Bellefonte, Arkansas.  She moved to the Yakima Valley with her family when she was five years old.  She graduated from Grandview High School and went to Yakima Business College.  After finishing Business College she got her very first job with Lloyd Smith Insurance Company.
Gary Oldfield Car and Bike Show

By Victoria Walker
The 7th Annual Gary Oldfield Car & Bike Show will be held Aug. 29 at VFW Post 3207, Amvets Post 99 and Auxiliaries. Sponsored by the Am - Vets and Am - Vet Auxiliary in Prosser. 
There is a $20 entry fee for those who enter the car show which begins at 10 a.m.  Judging begins at 1 p.m. and the auction starts at 2 p.m. with trophies awarded at 3 p.m. and the raffle drawing will be after the trophies. 
The Annual State's Day Celebration and Parade is coming

By Victoria Walker
Prosser's States Day Celebration and Parade is a time "when old friends meet." "This is Prosser's most home town, filled with community pride event," stated Humberto Rodriquez, Executive Director of Prosser Chamber of Commerce.
Back in the olden days States Day was held on Labor Day every September.  This was a time when farmers would put down their plows and head into town for an old fashioned family picnic. Games were played, a dance was held, and over the years new events were added to the day. A rival baseball game between neighboring towns was the highlight for many years.
Pass the hat to flush the fund

By Victoria Walker
The Horse Heaven Saloon is hosting a fundraising dinner for The Princess Theatre.  "I am a patron of the arts and sit on the Princes theatre board," said Gary Vegar, owner of the saloon. 
In late spring, the Prosser theatre, owned by the not-for-profit Valley Theatre Company, experienced a broken sewer line. Because the break was outside the building, the expensive repairs were not covered by the theater troupe's insurance.  "We wanted to be helpful as $14,000+ was a pretty big hit for the theatre. 
The event is planned for Monday, Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. at the Saloon.  The cost is$40.00 per person, which includes the meal and beverages.  Seating is limited to 60. Tickets are available by calling the Saloon at 509-781-6228.