The Sullivan Police Department made 13 arrests for the week of October 29 through November 4 in the City of Sullivan.

This week’s arrests were:

With the holiday season drawing near, businesses across Sullivan will be hosting open houses Saturday with savings and giveaways.

Some of the businesses participating:

The Sullivan City Council was set to vote Tuesday night on the purchase of two buildings and the Sullivan Country Club.

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’s Carter Adams and Isiah Huskey competed Saturday at the Class 3 state meet in Jefferson City.

Sullivan took third place Friday in Class 3 with a 6-2 win over Hillsboro at Killian Softball Complex.

There was little Sullivan could do with Mexico’s Paytience Lawson-Holman.


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.

Subm. By Rachel Hopkins, Ag Business Specialist


William V. Brinkerhoff, age 57, of Bourbon, MO, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Norman C. Hongisto, age 85, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Meramec Nursing Center in Sullivan, MO.

Audrey L. Happel, age 89, of Sullivan, MO, passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Evelyn’s House, a Hospice home, in Creve Coeur, MO.

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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