Area News

Couple Arrested For Manufacturing Meth
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  A Crawford County couple is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute after the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department, Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group and the Missouri State Highway Patrol found meth and items used to manufacture the drug at their home July 16. A 2-year-old toddler living at the residence […]

Three Children, Among Five, Injured In I-44 Crash
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Five people were injured in a crash that occurred on eastbound I-44 at the 203.3 mile marker, 5 miles west of Cuba on Fri., July 24 at 2:45 p.m.  According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident happened when a 2010 Ford Flex driven by Donald L. Poskin, 84, St. James, traveling westbound […]

Cherryville Man Injured In Hwy. 49 Accident
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  A Cherryville man was injured in an accident that occurred Tues., July 21 on Hwy. 49, nine miles south of Cherryville. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident happened when Matthew W. Eaton, 21, Cherryville, driving a 1996 Chevrolet S10 failed to negotiate a curve and traveled off the right side of […]

MSHP Troop I Arrest Report
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported six arrests for the week of July 20-26. This week’s arrests are: July 23;  Gerald L. Wallen, 55, Steelville, was arrested on a felony probation and parole District 11 warrant. Willen was held with no bond ant the Crawford County jail. July 24;  Ray. C. McKinney, 20, House […]

Charges Filed Against Leasburg Man For Child Molestation
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Charges have been filed against a Leasburg man for child molestation for incidents that allegedly occurred in the timeframe of July 2004 to July 2006. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Frederick C. Palmer, 65. Palmer is a registered sex offender. He is the uncle of the victim. The victim said […]

Bourbon Booster Club Planning Festival
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  By Alice Bremer    The Bourbon Booster Club will meet on Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Bourbon Community Center to continue making plans for the Booster Fall Festival to be held Friday and Saturday, September 18-19.  The theme for this year’s parade is “Shine a Light on Bourbon.” All organizations, businesses and […]

Warhawks’ Sports Begin In August
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Basketball: Junior High Girls’ basketball will begin Aug. 18. Practices will be from 3:20-5:20 p.m.  Junior High boys’ basketball begins Aug. 31 from 3:20-5:20 p.m.  Baseball: Aug. 10; 3:30-5:30 p.m. all week except open house on the 11th. TBA..might adjust according to heat.  Cross Country: Aug. 3-7; 7 a.m. High School Aug. 10-14; 3:30 p.m. High School […]

Annual Ice Cream Social August 7
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  First United Methodist Church of Bourbon is getting ready for their annual “Ice Cream Social”, to be held Fri., Aug. 7, from 4-7 p.m. in their Fellowship Hall. The menu includes sandwiches, salads, a traditional recipe for potato salad, garden fresh tomato slices, drinks, and home made pies ready to be topped with a […]

MU Hosts 4-H Livestock Judging Contest, Sept. 12
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

   4-H members from across the state will compete in livestock judging, public speaking and horse demonstrations Sept. 12 at the University of Missouri. The livestock judging contest, in Trowbridge Arena, is the state’s largest livestock event except for the Missouri State Fair, says Bob McNary, MU Extension 4-H youth specialist. The contest is open […]

Check Out Show-Me Farm Safety Display At Missouri State Fair, Aug. 13-23
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

   Missouri State Fair attendees can learn how to guard against common dangers on the farm and in the home at the Show-Me Farm Safety booth in the Agriculture Building. The Missouri agriculture and labor departments, University of Missouri Extension, Missouri Farm Bureau, and the Missouri FFA Association sponsor the booth. MU Extension specialist Karen […]


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