Category Archives: News

Lynnville-Sully Community School District names Matt Dunsbergen new superintendent

The Lynnville-Sully Community School District Board of Education is pleased to announce Matt Dunsbergen as the new district superintendent. The school board and Grundmeyer Leader Services Consultants conducted semifinalist screening interviews on Thursday, Jan. 28. Soon after the screening interviews, three finalists were named: Matt Dunsbergen, John Howard, and Dr. Ken Howard. The three finalists interviewed...
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Local educators receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

L-S staff members Mike Parkinson and Teri Bowlin receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, Feb. 12. The vaccines were available only for L-S school employees Lynnville-Sully Community School District staff members are among some of the first educators in Jasper County to receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccines...
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The DeeZee Spirit by Darrell Zegers, Feb. 18, 2021

I am a hard-core insomniac (a person who can’t sleep). It’s five o’clock a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10. I have not slept one minute yet tonight. Most nights, I can get three or four hours of sleep, but now and then I hit a night like this. The one place I used to feel like sleeping was...
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Happy 100th Day of School at Lynnville-Sully

Mother Nature caused some chaos to the school calendar in the form of multiple snow days in January and February, but that didn’t stop L-S students from finally celebrating the 100th day of school on Monday, Feb. 8. This year’s 100th day of face-to-face learning IN the classroom may have even more significance given the circumstances...
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Sully Christian School’s Food and Fun Night raises over $38,000

Sully Christian School’s annual Food and Fun Night gathered good friends for a good time of faithful fellowship and fundraising on Saturday evening, Feb. 6. Although it was cold and yet another round of snow fell earlier in the day, it didn’t stop the approximately 250 people who attended as well as those who participated...
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Lynnville public hearing held to review 2021-22 tax levy

The Lynnville City Council met in regular session on Monday, Feb. 8, at 5:30 p.m. at Lynnville City Hall. Mayor Roy James called the meeting to order with council-members Terry Fraker, Kevin Arment, Hugh Carney, and Bev Van Maanen present. Mark Newberg was absent. City clerk Bev Arthur, maintenance director Nick Arthur, and guests Faye...
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