Area News

State Representative Pleads Guilty To DWI
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Thursday July 30, 2015

State representative Dave Hinson, whose district includes parts of Sullivan, pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated Thursday. The charge stems from a February incident in Columbia when he hit a parked state vehicle. In a statement, Hinson said, “On Thursday, July 30th, 2015 I accepted a misdemeanor driving under the influence charge, related to the […]

One Injured In Drive-By Shooting
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Thursday July 30, 2015

On July 30, at approximately 2:30 AM., the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a shooting in the 1000 block of Hwy TT outside of St. Clair.  The victim of the shooting, a 19-year old white male from that residence, was taken to Mercy Hospital in Washington with a gunshot wound to the […]

Day Of Fun At Relay For Life
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

  Sat., Aug. 8 Bring Out Your Whole Family  For A Fun Filled Day Of Events     Each year the Sullivan community participates in Relay For Life.  Relay For Life is a community event where everyone can participate in the fight against cancer.  Cancer affects everyone in our community in one-way or another. Teams […]

Schmidt Walls Are Going UP
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

All That Jazz Dance Studio
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

Natural Gas Leak Leads To Evacuation Thursday
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

  By James B. Bartle Several residents along Blair St., along with nearby factories, were evacuated Thurs., July 16, shortly after 11 a.m. after an employee with Meramec Group, 338 Ramsey St., struck a four inch natural gas line during a reported construction project. The employee contacted Sullivan Police at 11:21 a.m. Thursday reporting that […]

Police Respond To Report Of Man In Underwear On Service Rd.
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

By James B. Bartle Sullivan Police responded to the North Service Rd., near Hwy. WW, early Friday morning after a passing motorists reported that a male subject was walking in the area with only his “underwear,” on. Officers responded to the area at 5:35 a.m. and located the male subject, reported initially to be in […]

Missouri Highway Patrol Weekly Arrest Report
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

  The Missouri State Highway Patrol,Troop C in Franklin County,  reported eight arrests for the week of July 13-19. This week’s arrests were: July 14; Kevin R. Barron, 21, Union, was arrested on a Pevely PD warrant for failure to appear-FTA- failure to comply, 3 counts. Barron was held on bond at the Franklin County […]

Leasburg Man Injured In Service Road Accident
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

  An accident occurring on the North Outer Road, one mile west of St. Louis Road, Wed., July 15 at 3:40 p.m. left a Leasburg man injured. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident happened when Malik A. Jaouni, 21, St. Clair, operating a 2005 Mazda 6 was stopping in the roadway. Damon […]

Sullivan Fire District Alarm Report
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 28, 2015

  The Sullivan Fire District reported 22 alarms for the week of July 13-19. July 13: 1:15 p.m., N. Service Rd., E., and AF Hwy., vehicle accident. July 13: 1:47 p.m., 1326 Service Rd., ambulance assist. July 13: 4:13 p.m., 549 Ruth Lane, power lines down. July 13: 6:12 p.m., 237 Pine St., alarm sounding. […]


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