Sullivan Police informed the Sullivan Independent News on Friday that they had a correction to an arrest report made on Friday, Jan. 5.

The Sullivan Police Department made 19 arrests for the week of Jan. 15 through Jan. 21 in the City of Sullivan.

This week's arrests were:

The Sullivan Police Department made 20 arrests for the week of Jan. 8 through Jan. 14 in the City of Sullivan.

This week's arrests were:

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 fell behind Jefferson City by 16 points late in the third quarter Saturday in the Union Tournament championship, but the Lady Eagles had a run in them.

Sullivan had several bright spots Friday in their only home meet of the season against Cameron, Park Hills Central and Dexter.

Behind 24 points from Mallory Shetley and 15 points from Clare Shetley, Sullivan came out ahead in a back-and-forth game Friday to defeat St.


Subm. By Rachel Hopkins, Ag Business Specialist

4-H teens, adult volunteers and parents are invited to help plan the 2018 Franklin county 4-H Achievement night.

New and returning 4-H volunteers should save Saturday evening, Jan. 20, 2018, on your calendars now for the Franklin County 4-H Leader Recognition Dinner.


Shirley Diane Mercer Simpson nee Walton of Sullivan, MO, was born in Athens, TX on Thursday, September 3, 1970 to Gladys Walton and passed away on Saturday, January 13, 201

Jacqueline F. Kline, 75, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Meramec Nursing Center in Sullivan, with her husband by her side.

David A. Cochran, Sr., 87, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan.

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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