October 1, 2014
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1119 Meade Ave. 786-7787
613 7th Street
Prosser, WA 99350
Open for business

Photo by Katy McLaughlin
The temporary branch is located on the corner of Merlot Dr and Chardonnay Ave, across from Subway. The exterior book return is on the left.

National GEAR UP at Prosser High School

Prosser - GEAR UP stands for "Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs" and is a competitive grant program of the U.S. Department of Education. They increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education. By providing State and local community-education partnerships, six-to-seven year grants offer support services to high-poverty middle schools and high schools. The program serves at least one grade level of students beginning no later than the 7th grade and following them throughout high school and into their first year of college. GEAR UP provides critical early college awareness and support activities like tutoring, mentoring, academic preparation, financial aid and scholarship education.

Smoke smell at PHS

Prosser - At PHS on Wednesday at about 4 p.m. the office staff at smelled something burning that seemed to be electrical, and decided to pull the fire alarm. 
The Prosser Fire District #3 and the maintenance staff were also called.
"We pulled alarm near 4 p.m. due to increasing smell of smoke in office. Fire department provided all clear and maintenance help(ed) out," said Keven Lusk, Principle PHS.