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Southern gospel quartet Final Authority is performing at the New Hope Baptist Church at 3300 Hwy K in Sullivan, MO on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 10:30 a.m. 

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Authorities are searching for three men who escaped from the Iron County Jail either late Friday night or early Saturday morning.

They are:

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A Sullivan woman has been charged for her part in last week's riot at the United States Capitol building.

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.“

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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.


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Sullivan’s boys wrestling team won the Four Rivers Conference Tournament on Tuesday at St. Clair High School.

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The ninth annual Peoples Bank Holiday Classic tips off tonight with a change of schedule.

Sullivan was scheduled to play Owensville, but the Dutchgirls have dropped out.

Sullivan had four players named to the Four Rivers all-conference soccer team and five selected to the all-district team.


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By Cati Schreit and Mary Grace Huskey, Sullivan FFA Chapter Reporters

By Wyatt Lechten 

As the new year for 4-H at Strain-Japan begins, leader Matthew Stewart laid out the changes and his ideas for the year. Talk about a planner! 

First Year Sullivan FFA members attending the Greenhand Leadership Conference in Hermann.

By Sullivan FFA Reporters Cati Schreit and Mary Grace Huskey


Linda K. Angle (Yeargan), 73, of Rosebud passed away January 7, 2021 in Sullivan.

Thomas D. Kohler, age 56 of Leasburg, MO passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.

George R. “Rick” Kick, the first son of Laverne Mae Kick (Luedde) and Charles Guerette Kick, was born Sep. 1, 1950, in St. Louis, Missouri.

Photo Galleries

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The Sullivan 18U team is off to a 4-1 start this season, racking up victories against Eureka, Warrenton and two against Rhineland.

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Bourbon High School held its Homecoming on January 25, 2020.

Abi Wheeler and Timmy Cunningham were named queen and king.

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Bourbon's Halloween Family Fun Night was held on Friday, October 25. 

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