The Sullivan Police Department made 22 arrests for the week of February 4, through February 10 in the City of Sullivan.

This week’s arrests were:

Proposition P, which would have introduced a new sales tax dedicated to law enforcement in Crawford County, will not be on the April ballot.

Crawford County Treasurer Karen Sikes remains critical of the lack of communication that she says still exists between her office and the rest of the county more than a month into her tenure.

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 had chances Friday to pull off a dramatic win against Union, but that one shot to put them over the top was elusive in the final minutes.

Sullivan strengthened their position in district seeding and at the top of the Four Rivers Conference standings Thursday with a 45-31 victory against Union.

Sullivan punctuated the end of the regular season Monday with dominant wins over Owensville and Potosi in a tri-meet.


This February, Missouri 4-H is partnering with Feeding Missouri in a first-of-its-kind statewide food drive.

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.


Kevin Kyle Rodney Bolin was born on the 5th of November, 1985 in Sullivan, MO. He gained his wings on the 22nd of January 2019 at the age of 33. 

Jeffrey L. Collins, age 56, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan.

Claudette (Irvin) Patterson, 85, of Robertsville passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 in Sullivan.

Photo Galleries

A Broadway Beginnings workshop was held Aug. 9 by Sullivan High School graduate and Tony Award nominee Taylor Louderman. The workshop was held at the SHS Performing Arts Theatre. 

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.

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