The former administrator for the Washington County Ambulance District, William Gum, a/k/a “Mal” and his wife, Charlena Gum, a/k/a “Charli”, who also was an employee of district, were indicted on ch

It appears the Sullivan City Council will ask voters to approve a local use tax on the April 3, 2018 ballot as the city attempts to recover lost sales tax revenue from out-of-state onlin

Sullivan residents and business are encouraged to be on the look out with an even more heightened security when it comes to accepting large bill currency and recently $100 bills, accordi

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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.


Bishop DuBourg scored the first six points in the first minute Saturday.
The next 39 minutes weren't as kind.
Cody McKinney scored a career-high 32 points Friday, but it wasn't enough to overcome Blair Oaks.


Barb Stumpe, of Leslie, was recognized for two years of service on Farm Bureau’s Promotion and Education (P&E) Committee during the 103rd Missouri Farm Bureau (MFB) annual meeting

University of Missouri Extension specialist Joni Harper smokes one of Terry Mooney’s beehives. Mooney is one of more than 800 Missourians who have taken beekeeping classes through MU Extension. Credit: Photo by Linda Geist.

Beehives in the Lake of the Ozarks are buzzing, thanks in part to University of Missouri Extension and the Missouri Department of Agriculture.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Missouri Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director (SED) Kimberly Viers reminds farmers and ranchers that they have until Aug.


Billy G. Jennings, 73, of Bourbon, MO, passed away Monday, December 4, 2017 at his home.

Marvin Dahl Pennock of Sullivan, MO, departed this life in St.

Lawrence Edward Ware of Bourbon, MO, was born on Friday, December 30, 1949 in Cuba, MO to the union of Estel Raymond and Rosella Marie (Chapman) Ware.

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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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