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Local farmers treated to free meals this harvest season

Brooke Conover and Alyssa Bassett were among 15 L-S FFA members who served free meals to farmers.   Lynnville-Sully FFA members gave back to local farmers who help feed the country by preparing and serving approximately 70 meals from the Key Cooperative parking lot to hardworking men and women on Thursday, Oct. 14. The idea to give back to the...
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Volunteers needed for Lynnville meal packaging event

Sign up by Oct. 31 for meal packaging on Nov. 6 The Lynnville Friends Church Mission Committee is excited to again be hosting a Jasper County Take Away Hunger Meal Packaging Event on Saturday, Nov. 6, in the FCC building. Individuals or teams of 12 from the community are needed to help make the event a...
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We Salute our Fire Departments

Throughout our small-town communities are groups of selfless heroes willing to answer the call — any time of the day or night — to help people in need. In honor of Fire Prevention Month this month, we are saluting our volunteer firefighters, who truly are the unsung heroes of our communities. Lynnville, Searsboro, and Sully have...
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Van Kooten named L-S Resource Officer

The Lynnville-Sully Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, Oct. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library. Highlights of the 90-minute meeting included the naming of Corey Van Kooten as the new School Resource Officer (SRO) through Jasper County, administration reports, and new scoreboard and shot clock purchases. Board president Tammy Vos...
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The DeeZee Spirit by Darrell Zegers, Oct. 21, 2021

Well, once again, not much happening. I’ve been running from doctor to doctor because I’m a geezer and am falling apart. I went to the hospital about 10 days ago for what was supposed to be a minor surgery or I would not have gone. It might have appeared minor to some people, but it looked like they...
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Family-friendly Halloween in Lynnville set for Saturday, Oct. 30

Decorated trunks needed for trunk or treat event Festive fall fun is being planned for Halloween in Lynnville on Saturday, Oct. 30. The town event is back for a second year after a one-year hiatus due to COVID. Activities are planned from 2:30-7:30 p.m. in downtown Lynnville and include hayrides, games, a costume contest, a pumpkin roll,...
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