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On the right track: Sully Christian Reformed and First Reformed Churches VBS

By Megan Pothoven Local kids rode through the week on a “Rocky Railroad” ride at Sully Vacation Bible School, sponsored by the Sully Christian Reformed and First Reformed Churches, Monday through Thursday evenings, July 12-15. Each evening, dinner was served to the kids before the kids were ready to start their expedition learning about the ups...
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L-S School Board takes care of summer business in short order

The Lynnville-Sully Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, July 19, in the high school library. President Tammy Vos called the meeting to order with board members David Foster, Amanda Jones, Jer Schnell, and Gerry Van Dyke present. Superintendent Matt Dunsbergen, high school principal Aaron Shipley, preK-8 principal Teri Bowlin, board secretary Karla...
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The DeeZee Spirit by Darrell Zegers, July 22, 2021

Not much excitement going on this week, other than I’m still living with four cats, one dog, two daughters, and a granddaughter. This past weekend, they all left for a few days except for the animals. They gave the animals food and water for three days because I said I would not take care of the...
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Celebrating the red, white, and blue

Sully’s Independence Day celebration was one for the record books. Over the course of three days, locals and out-of-town guests flashed their red, white, and blue at festivities held in Sully in honor of our nation’s freedom. Sully’s Celebration Committee organized a wide variety of events for people of all ages and activity levels. The...
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Trainload of Fun at Lynnville Friends Church VBS

Sunday nights in June produced mountains of fun at Lynnville Friends Church Vacation Bible School. About 40-50 area kids joined in on the faith-filled adventure with the theme of “Rocky Railway: Jesus’ power pulls us through.” Dawn Allbee, VBS coordinator, had a crew of 25 volunteers who helped pull off the successful kids ministry. The VBS was...
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Conover’s creative flair helps photography business flourish

  By LeAnn Hjelmeland The creative talents of McKinley Conover have taken her photography from a high school hobby to a full-time gig for the recent college graduate. As owner of McKinley Rayne Photography, McKinley has become an in-demand photographer in the area due to the distinct and stunning photos she is able to capture with a camera. McKinley...
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