Sullivan Police were called to the area of the 226 I-44 overpass on Saturday, October 13, at 11:41 p.m. after a caller reported a fight between six individuals.

Citing structural deficiencies, a rotting roof and major liability issues, Kevin Parr of Midwest Public Risk told Crawford County commissioners Tuesday that the courthouse gazebo should be removed.

A missing Sullivan man who resides within the Woodland Lakes resort community in Washington County was found deceased Oct.

Columns & Opinions

Mr. and Mrs. Clemens will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this year.

Fifty years ago, on January 23, 1968, the USS Pueblo was attacked and captured by North Korean forces and is known today as the “Pueblo Incident or the “pueblo Crisis.“

The Sullivan Independent News is pleased to present two exciting upgrades to its service: our brand new website and e-Edition, a digital version of our newspaper.

Veterans and members of the U.S. armed forces may be able to take advantage of numerous student financial aid programs, according to KHEAA.


Even a year later, Sullivan head coach Ashley Crump said her team’s 2017 quarterfinal loss to Monett ate at her. 

For the first time in program history, Sullivan's soccer team is Four Rivers Conference champions.

Sullivan marched to an 11th straight district championship Saturday by defeating Osage 8-4 at Bank of Sullivan Ballpark.


By Ila Faye Stumpe

The  Japan 4-H club met at Strain-Japan School Wednesday evening, April 11.

The Japan 4-H club had its monthly meeting Wednesday evening, Mar. 14, at Crawford Electric Co-op building.

Subm. By Rachel Hopkins, Ag Business Specialist


Dolores M. Tayloe, age 89, of Rosebud, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at her home.

September 27, 1954 - October 05, 2018

Cheryl Dimmerling, 50, of McConnelsville, Ohio passed away Friday, October 12, 2018 at her home.

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A Broadway Beginnings workshop was held Aug. 9 by Sullivan High School graduate and Tony Award nominee Taylor Louderman. The workshop was held at the SHS Performing Arts Theatre. 

Denny's in Sullivan has joined the Sullivan Area Chamber of Commerce. The restaurant has been open since 2010 at the Flying J Travel Plaza. It is open 24/7.

The fourth annual 5K-DEN on Sept. 9 raised more than 18,000 for three local children.

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