Sullivan Police are investigating an early morning burglary at Frick’s Market, 45 North Clark St., Wednesday morning, February 5, at 3:41 a.m.

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Former Sullivan resident Josh Dunne has been busy since his days in Sullivan, working the Nashville music scene and writing hundreds of songs with other singer/songwriters in music city, but these

City of Sullivan Electric customers, along with Crawford Electric customers, were affected by a power outage Wednesday night, February 5, just after 10 p.m.

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.“

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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.


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They came to districts with lofty expectations. 

They left as champions.

Sullivan took second place Saturday at the 42nd annual Bob Georger Classic in De Soto.

Dillon Witt (126) and Evan Shetley (182) both reached the top of the podium.

Sullivan got a much-needed win Tuesday when they blew out Potosi 66-48.


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By Cati Schreit and Mary Grace Huskey, Sullivan FFA Chapter Reporters

By Wyatt Lechten 

As the new year for 4-H at Strain-Japan begins, leader Matthew Stewart laid out the changes and his ideas for the year. Talk about a planner! 

First Year Sullivan FFA members attending the Greenhand Leadership Conference in Hermann.

By Sullivan FFA Reporters Cati Schreit and Mary Grace Huskey


John E. Hilliard, age 66 of Bourbon, MO, passed away on December 12, 2019. 

James L. “Jim” Hammack, 81, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Friday, January 31, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his family. 

Roger L. Scott, Sr., 85, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan. 

Photo Galleries

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Bourbon High School held its Homecoming on January 25, 2020.

Abi Wheeler and Timmy Cunningham were named queen and king.

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Bourbon's Halloween Family Fun Night was held on Friday, October 25. 

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The Sullivan volleyball team held a Senior Night on Thursday prior to a three-set victory against Warrenton. The Lady Eagles won 17-25, 25-22, 25-22. All photos by Extra Innings Photography.

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