Bourbon resident Jamie Goodfellow on Tuesday blasted the Bourbon Board of Aldermen for its vote in February to restrict parking on unimproved surfaces. 

Crawford County has brought in more income and spent fewer expenses than projected through the first quarter — posting a strong start to the fiscal year.

The city of Bourbon may look into grant possibilities that improve the effectiveness of its tornado sirens.

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’s boys and girls junior varsity track teams took third place Thursday at the Sullivan 9/10 Relays. 

The girls had 111.5 points, while the boys had 94.75 points.

Sullivan’s girls track team took eighth Friday at Owensville in a meet that featured 15 teams. 


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


Kimberly A. Dill, 55, of Rosebud, MO, passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, April 14, 2018 after a long courageous battle with cancer.

Raymond “Dale” Enke, 57, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Life Care Center of Sullivan. 

Audrey Margaret Roeske, 91, of Grayslake passed peacefully on April 16, 2018.

Photo Galleries

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.

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.

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