There is a phone scam in the Sullivan area, targeting local businesses.

Sullivan Police are investigating an attempted burglary at Sullivan Bowl, 645 Missouri Avenue, in which the suspect was confronted by the business owner who was armed with a gun, Friday,

Crawford County resident Annalee Williams pushed commissioners Tuesday to look into a prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP).

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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.


Freshman Maggie Jones qualified for the Class 3 state meet Saturday by finishing sixth at the District 2 meet in Linn.

Sullivan tracked Admir Karic all over the field Tuesday.

Hancock's 40-goal scorer couldn't make a move without being double teamed by two Sullivan defenders.

A difficult season rife with growing pains ended Friday in the first round of the Class 3 District 3 tournament.


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.

Franklin County Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director, Sheria Yancey reminds farmers and ranchers across the county of federal farm program benefits that may be available to help elig


Walter E. Woods, 77, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at his home.

Mason L. Clayton, 93, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau, MO.

Faye C. Burnett, of St. Louis, MO, passed away on her 100th birthday, Friday, November 3, 2017 at Barnes Jewish 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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