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Sullivan Volleyball Camp
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  The Sullivan volleyball program recently hosted a youth volleyball camp.  The camp was extremely successful with 70 participants.   Thanks to all who helped out and attended.  

Fall Practices Begin Monday
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  By Ryan Storz Summer camps are over. Fall sports practices are around the corner. Practices begin Monday at Sullivan High School, the first day teams around the state can legally start.  Physicals must be turned in before student-athletes are allowed to practice and can be obtained. Jamborees will be held for the football, softball […]

Young Guns 13U Baseball Team
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Young Guns 13U baseball team took 1st place in the 4-Rivers competetive league for the second year in a row. They also took 1st place in the end of the year league tournament.  They took 2nd place in three tournaments including a 2nd place division title in South Haven, Mississippi. They took 3rd place […]

Sullivan Kids Go To Cooperstown
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  This summer some local kids had the opportunity to play at the Cooperstown Dreams Park in Cooperstown, New York, additionally they had the opportunity of bringing a local community member with them to help with umpiring.  Tony Schwarm is pictured here with the Rawlings Tigers 12U Baseball Team.  

Sullivan Public Library Merges With The Scenic Regional Library
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  The Sullivan Public Library Board of Trustees voted at their July 20 meeting to merge with the Scenic Regional Library effective Oct. 1. The Scenic Regional Library Board of Trustees accepted the request to merge at their July 21 meeting. The Sullivan Public Library will become the eighth branch of the Scenic Regional system, […]

Sullivan Police Assist Bourbon Officer With Suspect After Altercation
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

‘Officer Assisted Also By Pedestrian’   By James B. Bartle It’s every officer’s worst experience, apprehending a suspect who decides to resist and have no other officers in the area. That’s just what a Bourbon Police Officer early Sunday morning, July 26, after he responded to a report of a suspicious person in the area […]

Saturday Hours Changing At Independent News
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  The Sullivan Independent News will be changing Saturday hours beginning this Saturday, Aug. 1. The new Saturday hours will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the advertising and news deadline remaining the same at 12 p.m. Previously, Saturday hours were from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with the deadline at 12 p.m. […]

Sullivan Man Injured In Crash, Later Arrested
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  A Sullivan man was injured in an accident on Miramiguoa Drive, two-tenths of a mile west of Miramiguoa Village on Saturday evening, July 25.  According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Robert A. Ayers, 42, Sullivan,in a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado, traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Ayers was […]


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