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:

The seemingly never-ending Arctic blast that has frozen the area since Christmas allowed the Bourbon Fire Protection District a chance to do ice rescue training.

Crawford County commissioners heard Tuesday from Tammy Irvin, a property owner who was in violation of the septic system ordinance and racked up an administrative penalty of more than $1

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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.


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.


Estel Daniel Kline, known as “Dan” to family and friends, of Sullivan, MO, passed away at the age of 72 on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Life Care Center of S

Ruth L. Hulsey, 89, of Sullivan, Missouri passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017.

Jimmy D. Whitehead, Sr., 76, of Bourbon, Missouri passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.

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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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