The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office said a county business reported Thursday that  they had received an email demanding Bitcoins to be sent in exchange for not detonating an alleged bomb. 

The Bourbon School on November 20 approved Policy IGCD and revised Policy IGCE, which opens the door to implementing the Missouri Course Action Program (MOCAP).

Circuit Court Clerk Karen Harlan made small increases to five employees’ salary, bringing their pay in line with the state level.

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.


Sullivan asserted themselves Monday against Warrenton in a big way.

Landon Hoffman scored 22 points, Sullivan’s defense bottled up a tall Duchesne lineup and the Eagles prevailed 46-35 on Tuesday in St. Charles.

Evan Shetley earned his second championship of the season and Dillon Witt claimed his first Saturday at the Liberty Tournament in Wentzville.


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


Ronald W. Woodland, age 86, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at St. Louis University Hospital.

Alice Ann Woodruff nee Kosfeld of Sullivan, MO was born on Saturday, October 14, 1922 in St. Louis, MO to Martin L. Kosfeld and Gertrude Cora Siemens Kosfeld.

Kit S. Lahmann, age 72, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.

Photo Galleries

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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