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  1. Spike Lee takes on Chicago gun violence, but where are the victims?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    Spike Lee never had a chance. That's been clear since April, when the bile burst forth in response to the title of his new movie: Chi-Raq .


  2. 2 arrested after man goes to motel for sex, gets robbed, beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | KFVS12

    Two people have been arrested after police say a man was robbed and beat at a Cape Girardeau motel on Thursday, November 12. Officer Spencer arrived on the scene first and said the victim told him he he had been robbed at the Town House Inn. The victim told Officer Spencer that he had left The Pony, a strip club in McClure, Illinois, with Jeffery Dancy, 32, of Sparta Ill.


  3. Cape Girardeau police arrest two in suspected robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | KFVS12

    Police say they found the vehicle on Nov. 16 and pulled it over. They then arrested Jeffrey Dancy, 32, of Sparta, Ill.


  4. York College wrestling team goes 2-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | York Dispatch

    York College wrestling team goes 2-2 The York College wrestling team competed at the highly competitive 2015 Mount Union Duals in Alliance, Ohio on Saturday. Check out this story on ALLIANCE, OHIO - The York College wrestling team competed at the highly competitive 2015 Mount Union Duals in Alliance, Ohio on Saturday.


  5. Fox Lake Cop's Personnel Files Indicate Litany of ComplaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Recently released personnel files are painting an even more startling picture of the disgraced Illinois police officer who killed himself after what author... -- A prominent Russian millionaire with high-level ties to the Kremlin has been found dead inside a Washington hotel, a Russian official and a senior U.S. officia... MANHATTAN, Kan. - The Kansas Department of Agriculture is a recipient of a U.S. Department of Agriculture Farmers Market Promotion Program Grant for the amount of $98,549.


  6. Homestead students visit EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 | Journal Gazette

    Every other year, Homestead High School Spanish-language students get a chance to take a trip somewhere in Latin America.


  7. Browning Pro Staff Shooter Matt Bartholow Setting the Pace in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | AmmoLand

    Morgan, UT - Browning Pro Staff shooter Matt Bartholow of Rapid City, South Dakota capped off an outstanding year with wins and top results in several events at the 2105 ATA Grand American World Trap Championships held in Sparta, Illinois: Matt also placed #1 for overall high shooting average in the ATA for all three disciplines combined. Browning would like to congratulate Matt on his results at this year's Grand American using his Citori XT Trap shotgun.


  8. Paul M FischerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 27 | Obits

    ... in Alton, before retiring in 1990. He was united in marriage to the former Mary Ellen Jones on January 29, 1944, in Sparta, IL. She pre-deceased him in November 2010 after 66 years of marriage. He is survived by four children: Thomas (Cathrin) ...


  9. 2015 SSSF Championship Participation Results In Impressive Economic ContributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | AmmoLand

    Southwick Associates' recent economic report of the 2015 SSSF National Championship at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Ill., June 12-18, 2015, is further proof that sporting events can serve as powerful economic drivers in communities across the nation. Southwick Associates, a market research and economics firm specializing in the hunting, shooting, sportfishing, and outdoor recreation markets, found that contributions from the event to the Illinois GDP totaled $15,797,787.


  10. H.S. Football: Sparta prevails against Par HillsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    By PETER STEIN [email protected] SPARTA - When a battle of defending Group 3 state football champions is on the agenda, it should be a good one. And Saturday's Parsippany Hills-Sparta game did not disappoint.


  11. Does Michigan State's Connor Cook have what it takes to be big-time NFL QB?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    He is 32, and whether he has a career revival this season - his seventh with the Bears - the organization needs a long-term plan for the position. The new regime thought long and hard about Cutler's status when it took over in January, and while he is off to a solid start with offensive coordinator Adam Gase, he had strong beginnings with Marc Trestman, Mike Martz and Ron Turner.


  12. Kirk Denounces NDAA VetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    US Senator Mark Kirk is among those unhappy about President Obama's decision to veto the National Defense Authorization Act. The bill would have provided $21.9 million in funding for Illinois, including $1.9 million for a new firing range in Sparta which would be used by the Illinois National Guard.


  13. Celoron Club's Top Young GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... along with the 2015 AIM Championship held in July in Cicero. Becker participated in the World Championships held in Sparta, Illinois in August. Lenehan, who is a skeet shooter, won the 2015 NYS Junior Skeet 12-, 20-, 28- and 410-gauge categories ...


  14. Prep football: Spartans look to avoid repeat of last year against MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – It's an eerily similar situation to last year when the Sycamore football team hosts Morris on Friday. Both contests featured a 4-3 Sycamore team looking to not only secure postseason eligibility but eliminate a 3-4 Morris team from a shot of the playoffs.


  15. BioZyme Hires Bill Bayless To Head New Supplement Brand LiquiiFermRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    BIOZYME HIRES BILL BAYLESS TO HEAD NEW SUPPLEMENT BRAND LIQUIIFERM Oct. 15, 2015 Source: BioZyme Inc news release BioZyme , manufacturers of Amaferm , VitaFerm , Sure Champ and other proprietary, natural supplements for cattle, swine, poultry and show animals, has hired Bill Bayless of Sparta, Illinois to head its new LiquiFerm commercial supplement brand. After more than 50 years of formulating and manufacturing products focused on ruminant animals and show livestock, BioZyme announced in September that it had launched a new commercial supplement brand called LiquiFerm for commercial swine and poultry operations and feed yard cattle.


  16. John A. Logan College accepts resignation of president, names interim presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... h the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, including time as executive director of the World Shooting Complex in Sparta, Ill.


  17. Heat Check AP Top 25: In October reality sets inRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    September is a funny time in college football. What you see is not always what you end up getting.


  18. Sycamore Spartans think beach for homecoming paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    Mary Beth Nolan - [email protected] Seniors Matt Barry and Jillian Diehl represent Future Farmers of America in their John Deere combine in the Sycamore High School Homecoming parade Wednesday October 7, 2015. Mary Beth Nolan - [email protected] Mom Lisa Feuerbach gets a quick photo of her children Isaiah, from left, Alyssa, and Faith before they all participate in the Sycamore High School Homecoming parade Wednesday October 7, 2015.


  19. Illinois soccer faces Michigan challengeRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | The Daily Illini

    She pointed out that the competitiveness of the Big Ten means that the pressure is on her team every day to perform at its best. "That's what you play in the Big Ten for," Rayfield said.


  20. School Board voted to change dress codeRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | Macon County Times

    ... Championship Shoot in Nashville, TN, FCTP State Championship Shoot in Nashville, TN, AIM Grand National Shoot in Sparta, IL with the Junior Class D category winning first place and the Sub Junior Class C category winning third place. Coaches were ...


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