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  • Co-Line wins Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award

    When Co-Line Welding first opened its doors in Mahaska County, the employees primarily manufactured and repaired livestock equipment out of a small, 1,000 square-foot welding shop. Now, the family-owned business started by Dale and Tana Brand has evolv...
  • Entrepreneurial Business Support Plan

    The Sully Development Corporation has been assisting the Sully community and surrounding area for more than 40 years (since 1969). Sully Development is a great resource for both existing business owners and potential entrepreneurs. Sully Development ser...
  • The Sully Spirit Sept. 09

    There is a lot more life behind me than there is to look forward to. I have spent the last 45-plus years looking through a windshield. I started driving a semi when I was 17 years old. I've never done anything else for a living. My dad owned a truck ...
  • Sully teachers find summer work

    During the summer months, business booms for co-owners of A+ Roofing, Brian Lowry and Joel Vos. “We pretty much stay busy from the day school is over until school is back in session in August,” said Vos. One of their bigger projects was reroofing...
  • Prism Projection Inc - See what you've been missing

    A revolution in entertainment and architectural lighting is happening right here, in Sully. Incandescent lighting fixtures are fragile and have short lifetimes, but LEDs (light emitting diodes) last ten times longer, are more robust, and provide a h...
  • New Sully First Reformed Church pastor installed

    Pastor Wayne and Tammy Sneller have moved into the Sully First Reformed Church parsonage and he were installed as the church’s pastor during a special service at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 20, 2009, at the First Reformed Church.  The Snellers’ t...
  • Sully Lions Ryder Cup Golf Tournament

    The 2009 Sully Lions Ryder Cup Golf Tounament was held Saturday, July 25 at the Diamond Trail Golf Club. There were 69 players (23 teams), who played 27 holes of golf in a Best Ball, Best Shot, Alternate Shot format. First State Bank and Van Maanen El...
  • Smoke Testing Program Scheduled

    The City of Sully and Garden & Associates, Ltd., Engineers and Surveyors, will conduct smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system on Thursday, September 3rd, depending on weather conditions.  The purpose of the smoke testing program is to evaluate t...
  • Iowa Energy and Goalsetter sponsor HOM Basketball Clinic

    Thanks to the generosity of the Iowa Energy basketball team and Goalsetter Systems®, 61 children from the House of Mercy (HOM) and the Des Moines community learned about the sport of basketball at a free clinic held at the House of Mercy 2-4 p.m. o...
  • Deon Walker and singing go together

    Deon Walker, 16 and a junior at Lynnville-Sully High School, has been singing since he was in second grade. His parents are Lonnie and Julie Walker of rural Sully. He has won several honors because of his singing talent.  Deon placed first in the ...
  • Local veterans on Honor Flight

    Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009,  three Sully area men were among the 350 central Iowa veterans honored with a chance to visit Washington, D.C., on a one-day historic Honor Flight chartered trip on a 747 jet. They were John Gertsma of Lynnville who served in...
  • Sully business sells skid loader parts world-wide

    Paul Hackert, owner of Hackert Sales and Service, established this company in August of 1973 and has been specializing in skid loaders ever since. According to Hackert, his business specializes in selling and renting tire and track skid loaders...
  • July 4th 2009 All Class Reunion Success

    The first Lynnville-Sully / Sully Christian School All Class Reunion was held the same weekend as the Sully July 4th Celebration.  Based upon conversations with various people, the consensus was that the first reunion and the July 4th Celebration were ...
  • Mayor's Letter

    A big thank-you to everyone that was involved in helping make the Sully 4th of July weekend a big success in spite of the weather.  I read in the paper where several communities canceled their July 4th festivities due to the economy and the expense of ...
  • Tours at 'Old Mill' in Lynnville this summer

    The historic Wagaman Mill in Lynnville is open to visitors this summer. The "Old Mill" is a historic landmark of Jasepr County and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The mill was built on the North Skunk River in Lynnville in 1848. It ca...
  • July 5th Special Worship Service

    A very special community worship service is being prepared for 6 p.m. Sunday,  July 5, following the community's July 4th celebration. Featured will be a brand new patriotic cantata, "From Sea to Shining Sea: God's Promise for America,” a heart-warming...
  • 4th of July Events

    The 4th of July is almost here! Click on the links below to learn more about our upcoming events.  July 4th Celebration - 2009 LS-SCS Reunion Events - 2009 BBQ Contest BBQ Contest Participant Information BBQ Contest Rules BBQ ...
  • 14th Annual Sully Freedom Fun Run

    On Saturday, July 4, 2009, Sully will host its 14th Annual Sully Freedom Fun Run in connection with the town’s Fourth of July Celebration.  The one mile run/walk will begin at 8:00 AM and the 5k run/walk will start at approximately 8:20 AM. Fun ...
  • A Pool on the Horizon

    There have been many quality of life enhancements made to our community over the last 10 years, such as the Diamond Trail Golf Club and Diamond Trail Fitness Center. These, in particular, stand out as two hallmarks that position our area as progressive ...
  • Ileen Zegers and sewing go together

    For the past seven years since she retired as a nurse, Ileen Zegers, 71, who lives on the southeast corner of Sully, has been sewing full-time. She does mending and sewing and even makes patterns if needed. She puts in new zippers, makes or “remodels...