The Sullivan Police Department made 20 arrests for the week of August 5 through August 11 in the City of Sullivan.

This week’s arrests were:

The Sullivan Regional Airport will host its 10th annual Fly-In on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a number of events going on for children and adults.

Sullivan Police arrested a man who allegedly stole several thousands of dollars from Sully's Hardware early Sunday.

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 finished sixth place on Saturday at the Class 4 District 3 track and field meet at Washington High School.

D McReynolds drew a bases-loaded walk in the top of the sixth inning against Washington on Monday to help Sullivan past the Jays 6-5.

Sullivan endured their toughest loss of the season on Tuesday when they were wiped out by Lutheran South, 14-2.

The Lancers scored nine runs during a lengthy second inning. 


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.


Elise Lyons (Susie Bunton), born September 4, 1968 of Bourbon, MO who resided in Sullivan, MO, passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 6, 2019 at the age of 50. 

George R. Vincenc, age 83, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at St. Alexius Hospital in St. Louis.

David L. Bridgett, age 70, of Leasburg, MO, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 at his home.

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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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