Area News

Eagles Win U-City Invitational, Set Sights On Districts
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Thursday February 11, 2016

Sullivan finished off the regular season the same way they began it — with a championship. The University City Invitational on Feb. 6 closed the book on what has been one of the program’s most successful to date. Sullivan won three tournament championships and went 23-10 overall. Bradley Tourville (113), Dalton Secrest (126), Trevor Key […]

Man Arrested After Allegedly Shooting Wife In Bourbon Tuesday
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

A man is in custody after his wife claimed he shot her at a Bourbon residence Tuesday night. Authorities apprehended the suspect Wednesday as he was leaving his house, carrying survival gear to his vehicle. The suspect’s name is being withheld pending formal charges by the prosecuting attorney. According to the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department, […]

Man Arrested, Charged After Firing Gun At Tractor Trailer
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

A Sullivan man accused of firing a gun at a tractor trailer parked at Flying J Tuesday night has been arrested and charged with with first-degree assault, two counts of armed criminal action, second-degree domestic assault and unlawful use of a weapon. Andrew S. Gibson, 21, Sullivan, is being held on a $100,000 bond. Police […]

Update on Flying J Shooting
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

 On Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 Officers of the Sullivan Police Department responded to the Flying J Truck Stop for a report of a person shooting a gun. Upon arrival, officers determined that Andrew Scott Gibson ( a 21 year old white male from Sullivan) had an argument with a 34 year old male and a […]

KTUI Radio To Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Live Remote February 12
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

KTUI Radio will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a live remote in Sullivan, MO on Fri., Feb. 12. The event runs from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Northside Reception Hall, 205 N. Clark, and will be broadcast live on KTUI AM and Fidelity Channel 95. The public is invited to come by for refreshments […]

Missouri Highway Patrol Weekly Arrest Report – Franklin County
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, Troop C, Franklin County, reported 20 arrests for the week of Feb. 1-7, 2016. This week’s arrests were: Feb. 1; Dennis D. Determan, 24, Wood River IL, was arrested on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear-speeding. Determan was held on bond at the Franklin County jail. Feb. 2; […]

Honoring Our Military-Honoring Our Military
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

By Kelly Alexander According to Tonya Hall, it doesn’t take a special person to live the kind of life she lives. To her it’s just how life is when you’re married to a military man. Her “roll with the punches” attitude is presumably just a small part of why Hall was nominated for and voted […]

Sullivan Fire District Alarm Report
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

The Sullivan Fire Safety District reported 11 alarms for the week of Feb. 1-7. Feb. 1: 4:24 p.m., 114 Brewer Rd., brush fire. Feb. 2: 6:41 p.m., 335 S. Olive St., shed fire. Feb. 2: 7:04 p.m., Indian Hill Dr., structure fire. Feb. 4: 12:17 p.m., E. springfield and Hwy. 185, vehicle accident. Feb. 4: […]

BHS Menus Feb. 10-16
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

Breakfast Wednesday- Yogurt, cinnamon toast, applesauce. Thursday- Fruit smoothie, bagel, pineapple. Friday-No School. Monday-No School. Tuesday-Biscuits & gravy, sausage, pears. Cereal, fruit, and toast are offered as daily alternate. Lunch Wednesday- Cheeseburger or hotdog on a bun, oven fries, baked beans, applesauce. Thursday- Early out. Popcorn chicken or grilled cheese, tomato soup, mixed green salad, […]

BES And BMS Menus Feb. 10-16
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

Breakfast Wednesday- Yogurt, cinnamon toast, applesauce. Thursday- Fruit smoothie, bagel, pineapple. Friday-No School. Monday-No School. Tuesday-Biscuits & gravy, sausage, pears. Cereal, fruit, and toast are offered as daily alternate. Lunch Wednesday- Cheeseburger or hotdog on a bun, oven fries, baked beans, applesauce. Thursday- Early out. Popcorn chicken or grilled cheese, tomato soup, mixed green salad, […]


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