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  1. Cougar shooters notch best-ever finishes at national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Standard Speaker

    Teams from the Hazleton Area School District notched their best finishes ever in the national trap, skeet and sporting clays competition held July 14 to 19 in Sparta, Illinois.

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  2. Cougars notch best finishes in team history at national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Standard Speaker

    Teams from the Hazleton Area School District notched their best finishes ever in the national trap, skeet and sporting clays competition held July 14 to 19 in Sparta, Illinois.

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  3. SCTP and SPP Make History with National ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | AmmoLand

    More than 2500 young shooters, along with thousands of coaches, family members, and supporters, descended upon the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Illinois, for the largest youth shooting event ever held, the Scholastic Clay Target Program and Scholastic Pistol Program National Championships.

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  4. Sound-off 7/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... things are dangerous to drivers, but no enforcement. This is in regard to the article about the shooting complex in Sparta and the allegations of sexual harassment made by a former employee. The shooting complex is a multi-million dollar flop just ...

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  5. Claybusters make statement at StateRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... Wunsch was second with an 84 and Wacker was third with an 84. Next up for the team is the AIM Gran National Shoot in Sparta, Ill. that runs Aug. 3-5. Of the 20 members on the team, 11 have qualified for the National Shoot.

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  6. Acting studio opens in SpartaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Sparta Independent

    ... any child looking for a dynamic, interesting and ultimately successful learning experience, and Drama Geek Studios, Sparta's newest center for theatrical instruction, is one place to cultivate a young artist's desire for creative expression. When ...

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  7. New Naperville obstacle race to help families 'get active together'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Daily Herald

    And when it comes to exercising with his kids, volunteering to coach their soccer or football teams doesn't do the trick, either.

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  8. Another wonderful, but walleye-less day on Lake ErieRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Examiner.com

    ... was. The ATA took the plaque, pole and brick gateway and put them in a nice arrangement at their new headquarters in Sparta, Ill. What is so interesting about the plaque is it lists the names of the men who built the building in 1923 that would ...

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  9. Faith HarrisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Free Press

    ... and making picture albums. Faith is survived by her children: Connie Hodges of Marissa, IL; Neil (Lynne) Harris of Sparta, IL; Don Allen (Kathy) Harris of Steeleville, IL; Donna (Charles) Wilfong of Plainfield, IN; one daughter-in-law, Carol Harris ...

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  10. Shooters up! Haywood County Young Guns to compete in national championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Jackson Sun

    The Haywood County Young Guns headed to Sparta, Ill., on Sunday to compete in the Scholastic Clay Target Program National Championship, which runs through Saturday.

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  11. A piece of local history torn downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    ... ATA moved its annual Grand American Trapshooting Tournament out of Vandalia after 81 years there and relocated it to Sparta, Ill. in 2006. The airport (which was built after the trapshooting grounds) wanted the ATA out and the city and county did ...

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  12. Former employee at Sparta shooting complex alleges she lost job after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Belleville News Democrat

    - A former employee at the state-run World Shooting and Recreational Complex near Sparta alleges her supervisor attempted to force her to perform a strip tease on top of a picnic table last year during a party of uniformed state officials. Her ...

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  13. A piece of local history torn downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    ... ATA moved its annual Grand American Trapshooting Tournament out of Vandalia after 81 years there and relocated it to Sparta, Ill. in 2006. The airport (which was built after the trapshooting grounds) wanted the ATA out and the city and county did ...

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  14. Female teen one of nation's top gunnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Telegraph-Forum

    ... is a possibility. Until then, she's setting her shotgun sights at a real win. The biggest shoot is coming up in Sparta, Ill. from Aug. 2 to 16. It's the Grand American World Trapshooting Championships, which features more than 20 events. "I'd ...

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  15. Tight Illinois budget still contains pet projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Island Packet

    In this Aug. 5, 2009 photo, shooters take aim during competition at the Grand American Trapshooting Championship at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Ill.

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  16. St. Louis area under threat of rain, storms todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... system shrinks and falls apart. "Odds for an afternoon storm are much better south, in areas like Farmington, Mo. to Sparta, Ill.," But with this slower speed on our system, I can't rule out a quick afternoon shower moving through St. Louis." Log on ...

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  17. Jamie Melville Crowned Miss Sparta 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | TheAlternativePress.com

    Skyview Golf Club was the setting for the 77th annual Miss Sparta Pageant on the evening of June 22. This year there were 12 young ladies vying for the crown.

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  18. Tearing down a piece of local historyRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... ATA moved its annual Grand American Trapshooting Tournament out of Vandalia after 81 years there and relocated it to Sparta, Ill. in 2006. The airport (which was built after the trapshooting grounds) wanted the ATA out and the city and county did ...

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  19. IL electric company offers summer electric assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... Western Egyptian serves four counties: Additional information will be available by calling the Energy Admin Office in Sparta at 618-443-5231 or by clicking here to visit them online.

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  20. 2014 girls soccer all-area teamRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    This is the senior keeper's second consecutive selection to the Daily-Chronicle's All-Area team.

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