The Crawford County Sheriff's Office and Franklin County Narcotics Task Force launched a homicide investigation after an unidentified body was recovered from a residence near Highway J, outside of

Two sisters are brining big city ideas to small town America with the recent launch of BlankSpace Co-Working, 59 North Clark Street, in downtown Sullivan.

Working smoke detectors played a key role in a family of three escaping their burning home Thursday, September 14 at 316 Sappington Bridge Road, as firefighters arrived to extinguish the

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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.

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


Pacific only needed three big plays from Matt Strong Friday night, while everything in between was stymied by a Sullivan defense that put together one of its best games of the season.

Owensville brought the tying run to the plate twice Tuesday, but their efforts to dent Sullivan and pull off an upset were thwarted.

Affton’s Addison Missler didn’t even move two steps towards the fence.


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


Robert G. Romine, 92, of Bourbon, MO, passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Life Care Center of Sullivan, MO.

Rev. George "Calvin" Fowler, 91, of Bourbon, passed away peacefully at his home, Saturday, September 9, 2017 surrounded by his family.

Jay Paul House, 81, of Union, MO, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at his home.

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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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