Monthly Archives: February 2017

Warriors fall to East Hamilton 

Posted on February 28, 2017 8:08 pm by Andy Southard

The Warriors fall to East Hamilton 56-52. Pierce Whited led the Warriors will 11 points and Cole Crossland finished with 10 points. The Warriors finish the season with a 25-7 record.


Warriors trail 53-52 with 26.3 seconds remaining

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard


Warriors trail 51-48 with 1:20 left in the game

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard


With 2:23 left in the game Warriors trail 47-45 

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard


With 4:02 remaining East Hamilton has tied the game at 42

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard


Warriors lead at the end of three

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard

At the end of three quarters of play the Warriors are up 37-35 over East Hamilton.


Warriors lead at the half

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 pm by Andy Southard

The Warriors lead East Hamilton 26-21 at the half. Jared Carter and Pierce Whited both lead the Warriors with 6 points each.


Eastland Volunteer Fire Department breakfast this weekend

Posted on February 28, 2017 4:04 pm by Bobby Lee McCulley

The Eastland Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting their last breakfast until next fall this Saturday, March 4. The breakfast will include pancakes, country ham, eggs cooked to your preference, fresh coffee, and other drinks of your choice. The cost is $7 per person and breakfast will be served from 6 – 10 am and will be at the fire hall on Eastland Rd. Come out and support your local fire department and help make sure they have the necessary funding to better serve your community.


“Business Before Hours” event was a great success

Posted on February 28, 2017 10:10 am by Bobby Lee McCulley

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Earlier this morning Feb. 28, the Sparta/White County Chamber of Commerce held their “Business Before Hours” event sponsored by CB Trucking at the Mad Raven Bookstore on Bockman Way. There was a very crowed room of chamber members who gathered for breakfast and coffee to discuss the latest events going on in Sparta and White County. Sparta City Mayor Jeff Young took an opportunity to discuss those who attended the event this morning about upcoming projects happening in the City. Additionally, White County Executive Denny Wayne Robinson also provided an update about county news and fielded a few questions from the audience. The Chamber … Read More


Helen Ann Worley

Posted on February 28, 2017 9:09 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Helen Ann Worley, 62, of Cookeville, passed away Feb. 26, 2017.

She was born Feb. 28, 1954, in Harriman, the daughter of Anderson Worley and Celia Edwards Worley.

She was retired after many years from AT&T as a telecommunications specialist. She was a gifted seamstress who loved to quilt and was also an excellent cook, especially baking. At one time she owned her own bakery, “Helen’s Bake Shop,” in Harriman. She also enjoyed traveling and going to flea markets and yard sales.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Anderson Worley Jr.; and sisters, Alice Barnes and Betty Clark.

Survivors include her husband, Mike Holloway, of … Read More


Eaglettes make it back to the Region 3A Championship game

Posted on February 28, 2017 8:08 am by Andy Southard

The Van Buren County High School Eaglettes have made it back to the Region 3A Championship game with a 67-49 win over Silverdale Academy. Silverdale finished in fished in first place during the 5A District Tournament.

With the win, the Eaglettes are guaranteed to be in a sectional game on Saturday night. Whether they will host a sectional game will depend on whether they can defeat Marion County on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. CT at Marion County High School.


Free COPD education

Posted on February 28, 2017 8:08 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Wednesday, March 22

Who: COPD patients and caregivers

What: Free workshop hosted by COPD Foundation

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (lunch provided)

Where: Sparta Civic Center

Contact: Must register by calling (615) 684-3718


Cherry Creek breakfast

Posted on February 28, 2017 8:08 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, March 11

Who: Cherry Creek Volunteer Fire Department

What: Breakfast (country ham, city ham, bacon, sausage, eggs cooked to order, hash browns, biscuits, white gravy, chocolate gravy, red-eye gravy, pancakes on request)

When: 6-10 a.m.

Where: Fire hall, 124 Montgomery Rd.


Gospel singing

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, March 4

Who: Plainview Free Will Baptist Church

What: Gospel singing featuring “The Gilbert Family”

When: 6 p.m.

Where: 685 Will Thompson Rd.


Revival

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Mon.-Fri., March 20-24

Who: Bethel Free Will Baptist Church

What: Revival

When: 6:45 p.m., prayer band; 7 p.m., service

Where: 1320 Browntown Rd.

Contact: (931) 787-4815


Danny Franklin Holman

Posted on February 28, 2017 7:07 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Danny Franklin Holman, 59, of Sparta, passed away Feb. 26, 2017, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.

Mr. Holman was born April 26, 1957, in Sparta, the son of T.J. Holman and Grissom Holman.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, J.D. “Bucky” Cruise, Thomas G. Holman; and sister, Susan Cruise.

Survivors include a sister, Linda Cruise Carter (Carlen), of Sparta; brothers, Ronald Lee Holman (Jeanie), of Sparta, Anthony Bruce Holman, of Sparta, Robert Steven Holman, of Crossville; niece, Jamie Holman Swack (Adam), of Sparta; nephew, Will Holman (Kalya), of Sparta; and great-nephew, Mason Christopher Holman, of Sparta.

A memorial service will be 2 p.m., Feb. 28, … Read More


© Copyright 2017 | Sparta Live