The Sullivan Police Department made 12 arrests for the week of Aug. 7 through Aug. 13 in the City of Sullivan.

This week's arrests were:

Sullivan police are searching for a St.

Tucked inside a lengthy discussion Tuesday about the decision to consult with a CPA firm for guidance on budget issues was lament from commissioners about the state of the general revenu

Columns & Opinions

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.

Last week when the weather reports started to come in, we all feared for the worst… and then the worst happened.


Sullivan played its final scrimmage of the summer Friday when they hosted Salem, Pacific and St. James at Jamboree, and now look ahead to Week 1 against Park Hills Central.

Sullivan will open the season for the sixth straight year against Park Hills Central Friday night at home.

Fall sports practices began around the state Monday and the seasons begin for most teams in just three weeks.



University of Missouri Extension specialist Joni Harper smokes one of Terry Mooney’s beehives. Mooney is one of more than 800 Missourians who have taken beekeeping classes through MU Extension. Credit: Photo by Linda Geist.

Beehives in the Lake of the Ozarks are buzzing, thanks in part to University of Missouri Extension and the Missouri Department of Agriculture.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Missouri Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director (SED) Kimberly Viers reminds farmers and ranchers that they have until Aug.

Franklin County Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director, Sheria Yancey reminds farmers and ranchers across the county of federal farm program benefits that may be available to help elig


Barbara L. Jones, 56, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Washington, MO.

Vernon G. Robertson, 82, of Bourbon, MO, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Sullivan Life Care Center surrounded by his family.

Carl A. Black, 82, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

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Medlin Pet Company, LLC held a ribbon cutting ceremony on July 8 to celebrate the Grand Opening of the business located at 891 S. Service Rd., W. in Sullivan.

Sullivan Post 18 won the Ninth District championship at Bank of Sullivan Ballpark Friday night by topping Washington Post 218 5-3.

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