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The youth livestock event and auction was held at the Sullivan Fairgrounds Thursday through Saturday, which concluded with the annual auction that saw some $193,000 from local businesses used to pu

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The Sullivan Independent News has received information that an employee at Sullivan Precision Metal Finishing, 995 North Service Road West, has allegedly tested positive for Covid-19.

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A group known as Peaceful Protests of Franklin County held a demonstration for equality on Sunday, June 29, with over 50 people in attendance supporting the group and an estimated 10-15 people atte

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.


Sullivan 18U walked their way to a 10-3 victory Friday against Ballwin.

Sullivan needed six innings to dispatch New Haven on Wednesday, winning 13-3 at “Sunny” Jim Bottomley Park.

With six runs in the first inning, Sullivan was well on their way to victory.

Sullivan outhit Union in the second game of a doubleheader June 21, but three errors led to three runs that sent the former Post 18 to a 5-2 loss.


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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


Carmelleet Virginia Pennock, 95, of Eldon, Missouri passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Eldon Nursing and Rehab in Eldon, Missouri.  She was born December 14, 1924 in the Black

Johnny Curtis, age 75, of Sullivan, MO, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. 

Kimberly D. (Woodcock) Stout, age 57 of Sullivan, Missouri passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital West, Chesterfield, MO.

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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