FORSYTH — Natalie Wilks was hoping to make the 60-mile trip from Sparta to Mountain Grove on Tuesday, rather than the 30-mile drive from Sparta to Forsyth.
The Sparta R-3 Board of Education has hired a new superintendent. Dr. Landon Gray will make the move from the Branson School District to Sparta on July 1.
Sparta will be trying to attract what would be statewide spotlight by knocking off Strafford in a Class 3 District 10 final Thursday at Mansfield.
Knowing the scouting report on Republic screams of a lack of a defensive presence in the paint, Ozark post man Blaine Cline was in an optimistic frame of mind Tuesday.
It actually took Alivi Loveland a good while to finally break into a smile as she and her Sparta teammates walked off the court at the beginning of halftime Tuesday.
Restaurant inspection scores are provided to the public by the Christian County Health Department as part of its ongoing inspection program.
Whether you're with Liberty Utilities, Nixa City Utilities, White River Valley Electric Cooperative or another power provider, you are very likely under a peak power consumption advisory.
Megan Brown had done more crying than practicing and playing over the past week leading up to Sparta’s SWCL showdown with Blue Eye on Monday.
Nearly 50 games into their high school careers, Sparta’s collection of sophomores have proven they belong on the same court with opponents from within their own SWCL and outside that circle. The Lady Trojans also own wins against opponents from the Big 8 and Mid-Lakes.
Laney Humble’s dedication toward basketball is such that until recently she couldn’t have imagined not shooting hoops for two days, much less two weeks.
Natalie Wilks has made quite a name for herself in the southwest Missouri softball world while playing travel ball for the Kickapoo Lady Chiefs and being a ferocious figure in the center circle.