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  1. Sparta woman arrested here on meth, weapons chargesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    A 22-year-old Sparta woman was arrested here recently on a drug and firearms charge after a report of possible drug activity at the Salem Road hotel where she was staying. Hannah Espiritu, of C.B. Johnson Road of Sparta, was charged with possession of methamphetamine for resale and possession of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony in the incident.

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  2. McCreary, Roy WayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Visalia Times-Delta

    73, ., passed June 6th, 2015 in Sparta Tennessee. Services will be graveside at Visalia Distrist Cemetery at 10:00am on July 15th, 2015 .. Bookmark this memorial on Facebook with the My Memorials application. My Memorials helps you honor departed ...

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  3. J.R. SwallowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Herald-Citizen

    ... great-grandchildren; a brother, Charles Walter Swallows of Cookeville; and a sister, Bobbie Jean (Gilbert) Ordway of Sparta. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Johnny Raymond Swallows; and a son-in-law, Lester Dale ...

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  4. James Leonard HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Bangor Daily News

    James Leonard Holland, age 61 of Sherman, ME, formally of Sanford, FL, passed away suddenly on June 17, 2015 while visiting family in Sparta, TN. Jim was born December 19, 1953 in Sanford, Florida, the son of the late Wilfred and Virginia Holland.

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  5. Congress Must Help Obamacare Victims the Court IgnoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Townhall

    ... them from adjunct college instructors, who have been hit especially hard. Elizabeth Honaker, an English instructor in Sparta, Tenn. with multiple advanced degrees has dedicated her life to teaching. But because of Obamacare's employer mandate, she ...

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  6. A. Dale SmithRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Herald-Citizen

    ... Smith and Larry and Tina Smith, all of Cookeville, Edward and Karen Smith of Baxter and Mark and Teresa Smith of Sparta; several nieces and nephews; and his best friend and mother of his daughter, Delina J. Foy of Baxter. In addition to his parents, ...

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  7. Orion Coolers Partners with The Sporting Chef Scott LeysathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | AmmoLand

    ... craftsmanship and rugged construction. Orion Coolers are molded by molding experts right next to Jackson Kayaks in Sparta, Tennessee. A solid thermoformed plastic tray inside the cooler allows for drainage but won't let smaller items fall through ...

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  8. Cookeville sweeps Sparta to remain undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Herald-Citizen

    The Cookeville 16-18 Babe Ruth Senior League team's undefeated summer season still stands after its sweep of Sparta in a doubleheader at Avery Trace Middle School Monday night, posting 13-3 and 7-1 wins. The first game remained tight until the third inning.

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  9. Iva Jean MahoneyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Star Press

    She was born in Sparta, Tenn. on April 28, 1927 to the late Frank Mason and Nora Graham.

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  10. Purple Pride Caravans start July 9Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Herald-Citizen

    ... Pride Caravans will make 10 stops in July and August, from Crossville to McMinnville to Gainesboro to Livingston to Sparta, to raise anticipation for the upcoming Golden Eagle year in sports. Every caravan is free and fans are encouraged to ...

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  11. Sparta man arrested on attempted second-degree murder chargeRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Herald-Citizen

    A White County man has been arrested for attempted murder after a shooting that reportedly happened outside his home on Thursday night. Charles Fisher, 52, of Levon Sparkman Road in Sparta was arrested on a count of attempted second-degree murder on Friday.

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  12. Dorothy WinnettRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Dorothy Louise Osborne Winnett, 88, of Sparta, will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 20, from the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home in Spara. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery.

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  13. Skyy Mims Sentenced To Life Without Parole In Murder Of Dalton Convenience Store ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of the 13 th District Attorney General, special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested a Sparta man accused of attempted murder in connection to a shooting on Thursday night. At the request of 13 th District Attorney General ...

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  14. Sparta man arrested in connection to Thursday shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WKRN

    White County Sheriff's Office and the office of the 13th District Attorney General, and special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested 52-year old Charles Fisher. An investigation began after the shooting of a 25-year-old man in the driveway of a home in the 800 block of Levon Sparkman Road in Sparta.

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  15. Johnathon Lee WhiteheadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Herald-Citizen

    ... ill be the following day, Saturday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at Hickory Valley Baptist Church, 5865 Hickory Valley Road in Sparta with Pastor Doug Benningfield.

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  16. White County Man Arrested And Charged In Ongoing Shooting InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    Working alongside investigators from the White County Sheriff's Office and the office of the 13th District Attorney General, special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested a Sparta man accused of attempted murder in connection to a shooting At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI special agents ... (more)

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  17. High-speed chase leads to arrest of wanted Sparta manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Herald-Citizen

    A 33-year-old Sparta man wanted on multiple charges here and in Davidson County was arrested this week after taking a Putnam County deputy on a high speed chase before wrecking the vehicle he was driving. Joseph Mario Palmer was charged with evading arrest, reckless endangerment and driving on a suspended license, and was issued several traffic citations following the incident.

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  18. Johnathon WhiteheadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Herald-Citizen

    ... be the following day, Saturday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at Hickory Valley Baptist Church, 5865 Hickory Valley Road in Sparta with Pastor Doug Benningfield. Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. (931)526-6111. You may ...

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  19. John WhiteheadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for John Whitehead, 68, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, at Hickory Valley Baptist Church in Sparta.

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  20. Dorothy Marie VinsonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Chronicle of Mt. Juliet

    ... June 16, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment followed at Highland Cemetery in Sparta. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church Building Fund, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122. ...

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