The Sullivan Power of the Purse committee met to prepare for the April 19 fundraiser for United Way to be held at the Eagles Hall in Sullivan.

The Republican Central Committee has submitted a nomination to Gov. Eric Greitens to fill the Crawford County Collector seat vacated by Pat Schwent.

A serious house fire was avoided early Sunday morning, March 18, due to actions of the homeowner and Sullivan Firefighters after the fire broke out in the attic of a home located at 620

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.


After being buoyed by the scoring of Emma Randolph a year ago, Sullivan’s girls soccer team must find a different path to victory in 2018.

The last vestiges of Sullivan’s 2015 Class 4 baseball runner-up graduated last year and with it, created an opportunity for the current group to make their mark.

Sullivan's track and field teams open the season Friday at Blair Oaks.


The Japan 4-H club had its monthly meeting Wednesday evening, Mar. 14, at Crawford Electric Co-op building.

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.


Patricia Elouise Robinson of Cuba, MO, was born on February 21, 1936 to Charles and Alma (Jones) Halfaker and passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018 at the age of 82 years a

Douglas H. Thomason, age 69, of Bourbon, MO passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his family.

Jacob “Jake” Corson, age 30, of Bourbon, MO, passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Photo Galleries

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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