The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Sullivan man Tuesday after he allegedly assaulted a victim on numerous occasions across the span of a few days.

Authorities say a St. Louis teen was in possession of cocaine and two stolen firearms during a traffic stop June 11 on Highway PP in Cuba.

Two people were arrested by Sullivan police following a traffic stop at 613 Springfield Road West, Wednesday, June 14, at 11:58 a.m.

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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.


Joshua Earney carried the Post 18 freshmen to a 3-0 victory June 11 against Wentzville, striking out 12 batters and allowing just two hits.

Sullivan struck the first blow against Washington Tuesday in a battle of two unbeaten teams in the Ninth District standings, but it was Post 218 emerging with the win.

The Post 18 freshmen surged to another win Tuesday, beating St. Peters Post 313 12-2 in just five innings.


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

Alfalfa fields fading from green to yellow may mean too much water. Farmers see the change after record-setting rains.


Sally Allyne Hoyer, of St. James, MO, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2017 peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Sally was born on January 4, 1938 in St.

Chasity “Chas” Messenger, age 38 of Sullivan, MO, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017.

Patsy Young, age 74, formerly of Fletcher and Steelville, MO, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Life Care Center in Sullivan, MO.

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