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  1. Battle boys basketball stuns Timberland, advances to state tournamentRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Missourian

    O'FALLON, Missouri - There were many instances Friday when it looked like the Muriel Williams Battle High School boys basketball team had stuck Wentzville-Timberland in the back with a dagger in its 55-44 win. The Spartans went on a 10-0 run to open the third quarter of the Class 5, District 4 title game and took a 30-21 lead.


  2. Sparta Man Arrested Following Pursuit In Ongo Area of CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Douglas County Herald

    A Sparta man was taken into custody Sunday in the Ongo area of western Douglas County following a pursuit by Douglas County officers. Sheriff Chris Degase said Daren Allen, 26, was turned over to Christian County on their warrants, and also faces pending charges in Douglas County.


  3. Missouri man charged with murdering four in mobile homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Joplin

    According to a probable cause statement filed in the case by the state Highway Patrol, Brian Williams, 25, of Sparta, Missouri, confessed to committing the crime after driving to the victims' trailer home in Ozark before dawn and pushing open the front ...


  4. Missouri man charged with murdering four in mobile...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    A southwestern Missouri man accused of shooting dead a pregnant woman and two others inside a mobile home early on Friday was charged on Tuesday with four counts of murder. According to a probable cause statement filed in the case by the state Highway Patrol, Brian Williams, 25, of Sparta, Missouri, confessed to committing the crime after driving to the victims' trailer home in Ozark before dawn and pushing open the front door as the victims slept.


  5. Missouri man charged in killings of 3 people, unborn childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... of the slayings in a pickup truck he stole the previous day. Nash said Williams, 25, of southwestern Missouri's Sparta, knew the home's occupants were sleeping when he forced his way inside and used the light from his headlamp to go room to room. ...


  6. Goodhope NewsRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Oliver Lee and Liz Jenkins and me, Pauline. The day after Christmas the Maloney's met at the Chinese restaurant in Sparta for a buffet afternoon meal. Attending was Danny and Beth Maloney, their son, Jason Maloney all of Sparta, Holly, a daughter ...


  7. HighlonesomeRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Douglas County Herald

    ... siblings met at their sister, Kathleen Shortt's for their annual Christmas get together. Kathleen sold her home in Sparta and moved to Ozark. Jerry said most of his family was at his home for Christmas. Christmas Eve I visited at Junior and Betty's ...


  8. Porter, Cunningham lead way for Bruins girls basketball against BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Missourian

    Rock Bridge High School guard Sophie Cunningham tightly clings to the basketball while Battle High School guard Mariah Brisco attempts to take it during a game Thursday at Battle. Battle guard Kaylea Hodes raises her arms in an attempt to block the ball during a game against Rock Bridge High School on Thursday at Muriel Williams Battle High School.


  9. Battle football looks to build on championship seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Missourian

    Battle football coach Justin Conyers' office is spotted with numerous frozen meal trays, extra pads and footballs. A white Battle jersey hangs on the wall.


  10. Spartans looking for scorersRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Richmond Daily News

    Richmond Spartan coach Duane Bastob's first order of business in getting his squad ready for the 2014-15 basketball season is replacing the points from two-time All-State performer Reid Summers. Summers, who is now playing at North Central Missouri College in Trenton, leaves as the all-time leading scorer for the Spartans and Bastob is looking for some of his seven returning letter winners to step up.


  11. Battle football advances to state semifinal thanks to Jerrion Nelson's 'enormous' stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Missourian

    Battle wide receiver Chyrome Thorpe tries to avoid being tackled by Fort Zumwalt North lineman Blake Wilson during the playoff quarterfinal game on Friday. Battle defeated Fort Zumwalt North 20-13.


  12. Bear Boosters Basketball Tip-Off Monday, Nov. 17Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Club scrimmages on Monday night, the basketball squads will participate in a basketball jamboree again this year at Sparta. The girls will play on Thursday, Nov. 20, beginning at 5 p.m. and the boys will take the court on Saturday, Nov. 22, also ...


  13. HighlonesomeRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    Remember the revival at Victory Church on W Hwy. off Hwy. 14 between Ozark and Sparta.


  14. Richard SorensonRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... is survived by his wife, Mary Sorenson of Renwick; his children, Steve Sorenson of Renwick, Rick (Carmen) Sorenson of Sparta, MO, Charles (Judy) Sorenson of Renwick, and Cindy (A.J.) Most of Lawton, MI; 6 grandchildren; 9 great- grandchildren; ...


  15. Ava Saddle ClubRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Helping Neighbor. Our next and final event is the Ranch Rodeo on Oct. 11th. This event is being put on by the Sparta and Chadwick FFA's. The proceeds will go to send their FFA kids to the national convention. Four man teams will take part in ...


  16. All Around BradleyvilleRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Friday night David and Amy went out to eat with friends. They got to watch niece Courtney play some volleyball at Sparta and at Forsyth and we ended up at the lake on Sunday afternoon where we played in the water and grilled hamburgers and hot dogs. ...


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