Outdoors

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  12:02 PM, Apr 15, 2024

Alcohol possession and consumption will be prohibited on Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) Wildlife Management areas statewide, effective April 15 with the exception of designated areas. …
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News

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  10:13 AM, Apr 15, 2024

 (April 15, 2024) - The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is joining states across the nation to ask motorists to Work with Us – move over and slow down for highway workers. …
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Event

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  10:04 AM, Apr 15, 2024

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Event

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  7:20 AM, Apr 15, 2024

Please come out and support our Ms. Senior White County, Cynthia Gist, on April 20. There will be a reception in her honor 2-4 p.m., at Life Care Center of Sparta. She will be representing White …
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Business

6:47 PM, Apr 12, 2024

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Sports

Rachel Auberger  8:53 AM, Apr 12, 2024

 White County Middle School Warrior baseball team had a great outing, on April 8, 2024, when they hosted Prescott South. The Warriors put eight runs on the board while shutting out the Bulldogs. …
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Sports

Rachel Auberger  8:29 AM, Apr 12, 2024

 White County High School fielded their first-ever flag football team, on April 5, 2024, when the Warriorettes played a double-header and hosted a third game. A proposal by Franklin High …
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News

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  8:18 AM, Apr 12, 2024

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Opinion

Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Senator (R)  8:02 AM, Apr 12, 2024

In just his first 100 days in office, President Biden issued 94 executive actions to reverse President Trump’s successful border policies and weaken our nation. Among them, few have been as …
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Opinion

Troy Smith  7:58 AM, Apr 12, 2024

This weekend, I spoke with Matthew Hawn (for reasons I will explain below). When comparing notes, we realized we both graduated from Tennessee Tech 20 years ago next month, and that we had many of …
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Tennessean newspaper provides full story

Posted by Kim Swindell Wood  7:46 AM, Apr 12, 2024

A poignant introduction in a Letter to the Editor that was sent to the Tennessean newspaper expresses the feelings of 65 Tennessee students about the proposed legislation that would arm teachers. …
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Obituaries

2:06 PM, Apr 11, 2024

Donald Jay Jetter Jr., 57, of Sparta, passed from this life, on April 4, 2024, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Donald was born Jan. 24, 1967, in Springville, New York. He was the son of …
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Business

2:00 PM, Apr 11, 2024

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Obituaries

1:56 PM, Apr 11, 2024

Rosa Lee Howard Collingwood, affectionately known to many as Rose, 86, of Walling, passed away April 2, 2024, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta. Rose was born July 8, 1937, in Sparta, to Ransom and …
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News

1:46 PM, Apr 11, 2024

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting Sobriety Roadside Safety Checkpoints starting on April 14th, 2024, through April 20th, 2024, on US Route 70 in White County. Impaired driving is a …
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Business

1:00 PM, Apr 11, 2024

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Business

12:00 PM, Apr 11, 2024

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Obituaries

11:30 AM, Apr 11, 2024

Cathy Irene Parks Lance, 65, of Crossville, passed away April 3, 2024, at Cumberland Medical Center, in Crossville. Cathy was born July 13, 1958, in Crossville, to Bobby Lee and Donna Irene …
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Business

11:00 AM, Apr 11, 2024

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Obituaries

10:30 AM, Apr 11, 2024

Robert Eugene Hall, 76, of Sparta, passed April 4, 2024, at his Robert was born Oct. 9, 1947, in New Hope, Pennsylvania, to William “Bill” Eugene Hall and Hazel Venoy Cannon Hall. …
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Business

10:00 AM, Apr 11, 2024

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Obituaries

9:55 AM, Apr 11, 2024

Jackie Wayne Simmons, affectionately known as Butch, 54, passed away peacefully, on April 4, 4024, at his residence, surrounded by his family. Butch was born Dec. 18, 1969, in Sparta. He …
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Business Spotlight

9:52 AM, Apr 11, 2024

(Editor’s note) City of Sparta and The Expositor are partnering in a venture to feature city businesses. Each week, Mayor Jerry Lowery and City Administrator Tonya Tindle are providing a video …
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Business

9:00 AM, Apr 11, 2024

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Event

8:36 AM, Apr 11, 2024

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OBITUARIES
Robert E. Hall
Robert E. Hall, 76, of Sparta, passed away April 4, 2024, at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral arrangements will be …
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Edd Mason Cantrell
Edd, affectionately known as “Big Edd,” came into this world weighing a whopping 14 pounds! He has had many titles over …
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Timothy Collin Luna
Timothy Collin Luna, affectionately known as Timmy or Smiley, 47, of Sparta, passed away Easter Sunday, March 31, 2024, at his …
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Martha Bain Morabito
Martha Bain Morabito, 90, entered into rest, on March 24, 2024, in North Augusta, South Carolina. Martha was born April 26, 1933, …
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Cathy Holmes
Cathy Holmes, age 61, passed away March 25, 2024, at River Park Hospital, in McMinnville. Cathy was born Aug. 23, 1962, in Vidalia, …
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SPORTS
Warriorettes break out­­ of slump with a 14-2 win over Avery Trace
The White County Middle School Warriorette softball had a long, tough week of softball before they headed out for spring break. On …
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WCMS golf action
 The White County Middle School golf team has played six matches so far this spring, with the girls’ team compiling a 5 and …
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WCMS soccer wins at Jackson County, loses against DeKalb County
On March 18, the White County Middle School soccer team traveled to Gainesboro to take on Jackson County in what turned out to be a …
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Hutson gets a hole-in-one
On March 11, 2024, White County High School Warriorette golfer Riley Hutson was playing a practice round while her little sister, …
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WCMS Warriorettes take home 2 victories, tribute to Coach Glenn Sims
 The White County Middle School Warriorettes got the season off to a good start this past week winning two out of their three …
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FAITH

Christian Basic Training-Part V

As a review for this topic, many churches use services to gather people together, perform the newest songs on Christian radio, and allow the popular speaker to share a motivational speech all around …

EDUCATION
WCHS announces Cum Laude graduates
White County High School is proud to announce the 2024 Seniors who will graduate with the Latin Honors Distinction of Cum Laude. WCHS …
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WCHS announces Magna Cum Laude graduates
White County High School is proud to announce the 2024 Seniors who will graduate with the Latin Honors Distinction of Magna Cum Laude. …
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WCHS announces Summa Cum Laude graduates
White County High School is proud to announce the 2024 Seniors who will graduate with the Latin Honors Distinction of Summa Cum Laude. …
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Sparta, Spencer students named to MTSU’s fall 2023 Dean’s List
More than 6,220 Middle Tennessee State University students are included on the latest dean’s list for their academic …
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WCMS Staff Member of the Month
Sgt. Tony Gamme is White County Middle School staff member of the month. This is Sgt. Gamme’s first year. His favorite thing at …
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OPINION

Biden’s budget is offering more taxes, spending, and crippling debt

Every day, Tennesseans and Americans struggle to pay rent, afford groceries, and fill up their tanks because of President Biden’s reckless, inflationary spending that has added more than $6 …