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GEMS to-go soup supper breaks turnout, fundraising records

In a time where unexpected twists and turns have become the norm, the record-breaking success of the Feb. 24 soup supper fundraiser for GEMS, Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior – a ministry through Sully Christian Reformed Church, may have been the biggest surprise given the unprecedented drive-through format the event took on this year. Since its...
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Unique Easter basket fundraiser will have dogs’ tails wagging

Thirteen-year-old Rowdy Kinion, son of Jed and Kari Kinion of rural Killduff, is launching an Easter basket fundraiser specially designed to spoil pet lovers’ four-legged furry friends. Rowdy is selling Easter baskets filled with dog treats and toys as a fundraiser. He’s raising money to offset the traveling and entry fee costs associated with a 10-day...
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Cadets hold annual pinewood car derby February 24

The annual Sully Christian Reformed Church Cadet Car Derby was held at Sully Christian School on Wednesday, Feb. 24. Speed and show trophies were awarded for homemade pinewood derby cars. The event followed the church’s GEMS Girls Club’s soup and cinnamon roll supper, which for the first time ever was a drive-through at the church. In...
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National FFA Week

Contributions by Brandon Graham National FFA Week Feb. 20-27 has been celebrated by FFA chapters across the nation, including Lynnville-Sully. First-year FFA Advisor and Agriculture Teacher Ms. Jenny Petersen, and the 50 in-school FFA members promoted a variety of activities throughout the week that shared the story of what FFA is and how FFA is preparing future leaders through agricultural...
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A Slice of Home by Simone Bates

In anticipation of being a little preoccupied with labor and delivery in this first week of March, I am preemptively writing about my favorite days of any year: Birthdays. Every family measures birthdays with different weights of importance, and in my family, they come close to breaking the scale. This was my mother’s doing, as...
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The DeeZee Spirit by Darrell Zegers, Mar. 4, 2021

I had an experience a couple of weeks ago besides the 18-below- zero cold. I got up and felt a little fuzzy like I always do. I went out to the garage and started fiddling with something I had probably broken the day before. Things started to get strange. I became dizzy as a loon. I started...
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Sully Telephone Association answers the call with $5,000 donation

Sully Telephone Association manager Jack DeAngelo, far left, and Sully Telephone Association Board President Steve Vos, second from right, present a $5,000 check on behalf of the company to Sully Fire Chief Mike Vander Molen and Sully Ambulance Director Justine Wyma for the fundraising efforts for a new defibrillator monitor for the ambulance.   Donations are pouring...
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