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  1. Area churches volunteer this ChristmasRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Sparta Independent

    Member churches of SEC include St. Kateri Tekakawitha, Our Lady of the Lake, First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Sparta United Methodist Church, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, and Sophia Inclusive Catholic Church. The Food Pantry has been serving the Sussex County and some other New Jersey clients for the past 20 years.


  2. Wagner, OrvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Newark Advocate

    ... Donald (Debra) Wagner of St. Louisville; brothers, Roland (Betty) Wagner of Chester, IL and Jerry (Sara) Wagner of Sparta, IL; grandchildren, Jared Kelley, Matthew (Shauna) Kelley, Michelle (Stephen) Tuttle, Kimberly (Kurt) Davis, Christina (Kevin) ...


  3. Second half leads Sycamore boys basketball past KanelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – After scoring a combined 27 points in the first half, something needed to change between the Sycamore boys basketball team and Kaneland on Saturday night. Seven different Spartans scored in a lopsided third quarter and built a lead that the Knights couldn't overcome in a 46-36 win to earn its first Northern Illinois Big 12 East victory.


  4. Second half leads Kaneland past SycamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Chronicle

    After scoring a combined 27 points in the first half, something needed to change between the Sycamore boys basketball team and Kaneland Saturday night. For the Spartans, that spark came as a whole team effort.


  5. 13th Annual German Christmas Market on the BoardwalkRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 |

    SPARTA, NJ The boardwalk at Lake Mohawk Country Club typically draws crowds in the summer. This same boardwalk will host the thirteenth annual German Christmas Market.


  6. Area history, Nov. 27, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | The News-Gazette

    In 1914: George Washington Davidson, public benefactor and friend of everybody, is dead. He died at the home of his friends, Mr. and Mrs. J.N. Beers, 1017 W. Park Ave., C. Funeral services will be conducted there tomorrow.


  7. Impressive Spartians beat weather to march on in County CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Watford Observer

    The wet weather decimated the Watford Sunday League's fixture list for a second successive week, but AFC Spartians had no problem with the conditions as they breezed through to the fourth round of the Senior Cup with a 9-0 victory at AP Construction. Spartians may currently be languising at the foot of the Premier Division, but they were in fine form as Krasimir McAvie led the onslaught with a hat-trick.


  8. SCTP College Regional Event Is a 'Spooktacular' SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AmmoLand

    Scholastic Clay Target Program held its first Halloween weekend College Regional Tournament at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Illinois, and in spite of a windy and cold first day that challenged shooters, it was no less than a Spooktacular success! A total of 212 athletes representing 14 teams from nine states competed in skeet, trap, wobble trap, sporting clays, and 5-stand, registering 65,800 targets. Seventy-five athletes competed in the Last Competitor Standing competition on Saturday evening, with two shooters earning SKB IS300 shotguns.


  9. Shotgun ClubRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Griffon News

    ... are also a good opportunity to promote Missouri Western. "In August we went to the World Championships in Sparta, Illinois. We did pretty well at that and we actually got some interest from high schoolers that wanted to join a shotgun club somewhere ...


  10. St Josephs (red shirts) are through to the third round of the Herts Senior Cup. Picture: Holly CantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Watford Observer

    St Josephs just got the better of league rivals Mill End Sports by the odd goal in three to make it through to the third round of the senior County Cup. Marc Bonito led the rout with four goals, Harrison Harrison also scored a hat-trick, Louis Soaper added a double and Jonathan James Shapero completed the scoring.


  11. Girls XC: North Warren's Duncan snags 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... the second half to help North Warren knock off Wallkill Valley, 1-0, Tuesday night at Wallkill Valley High School. SPARTA - Maggie Jent made 10 kills and Jenny Newton had 15 assists for Sparta, but the Spartans fell in straight sets to Morris ...


  12. Pain from battle injury doesn't stop Paxton manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Since 2007, when a roadside bomb exploded in Iraq and left Derek Whitaker with a severe right leg injury, the 36-year-old Loda man has lived with constant pain in his surgically repaired ligament. However, no obstacle seems too daunting for Whitaker to overcome.


  13. DeKalb boys soccer finishes season sweep of Sycamore with shutoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – In their first meeting of the season, the DeKalb boys soccer team's win over Sycamore had a small blemish on the result because the Spartans were hindered by an early penalty kick and a red card. With the rain pouring down and the wind gusting, DeKalb weathered an early Spartan attack and Trevor Freeland's second-half goal 22 minutes from time gave the Barbs the 1-0 victory on senior night.


  14. Missing couple found safe in Bell Smith SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | KFVS12

    A Sparta, Illinois couple has been found after their hike in Bell Smith Springs took a turn for the worst. A call came in to the Pope County Sheriff's office at 5:33 p.m. on Tuesday with reports of people yelling for help near Bell Smith Springs, according to Pope County Sheriff Jerry Suits.


  15. Purdue hoping to stay on track vs No. 8 SpartansRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The Boilermakers used a solid ground game and stouter defense last weekend to produce their most complete game of Hazell's tenure. This week, the study sessions have taken longer and required more attention to detail with No.


  16. Sycamore girls volleyball falls in three games to MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    Sycamore's Shaeley McCoy hits past the block of Morris' Kaylin Korte and Emma Thomas on Thursday night in Morris. Morris defeated the Spartans, 25-23, 24-26, 25-23.


  17. Sycamore hands Kaneland another last-second lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The 12th man is usually reserved for a boisterous home crowd that propels a team to victory, but with all due respect to the Sycamore home faithful, the Spartans may have benefited from a "12th person" known at Mother Nature. Sycamore held off Kaneland to defeat its Northern Illinois Big XII East rival 14-7 with the help of cold temperatures and a 20 mile per hour wind.


  18. Golf: Lincoln-Way West's Alexis Biedrzycki sets sights on stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Alexis Biedrzycki, of Lincoln-Way West, for the SouthtownStar Photo Day at Lincoln-Way East, Sunday, August 19th, 2012 in Frankfort, IL. After taking last season off to focus on national tournaments to better her college exposure, Biedrzycki returned for her senior season at Lincoln-Way West to reclaim her stake as one of the top high school golfers in the state.


  19. Still No. 1?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | CBS Sports

    Each Saturday night, the Eye on College Football takes its best guess at what we'll see on Sunday morning from the AP Top 25. Here's where the poll stood entering this week , and here's our Week 5 projection. Teams marked with an asterisk have yet to play or have a game in progress.


  20. Boys Soccer: Sparta's Barry shines after making gritty return from broken legRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    On that day, the soccer player from Sparta High School broke his right leg during a preseason game after making a sliding tackle. The play resulted in a nightmarish scene for Barry, as he was carried off the field in front of his team and his family from his native country of England.


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