The Sparta Trojans Classic Basketball Tournament starts this week!
This year's tournament is sure to be another great one. Teams playing in the tournament
are as follows based on their seed.
1 - Fair Grove Eagles
2 - Sparta Trojans
3 - Mansfield Lions
4 - Forsyth Panthers
5 - Hollister Tigers
6 - Marion C. Early Panthers
7 - Fordland Eagles
8 - Lebanon JV Yellowjackets
Find the bracket here.
School Board Recognition week
TO BE OBSERVED JANUARY 25th-31st
Missourians benefit every day from the dedicated energies and countless hours devoted by a group of more than 3,600 men and women in every community across the state. These public servants are elected by local constituents and do not receive compensation for their tireless efforts. These men and women are the local school board members of
During the week of January 25-31, communities across the state will honor the dedicated service of local boards of education during School Board Recognition Week, as proclaimed by Governor Jay Nixon. The goal is to build awareness and understanding of the important function an elected board of education plays in communities and schools. All
Sparta School District would like to take this opportunity to thank our board members for the leadership and dedication they have shown to our district.
The local board members serving the Sparta School District and their years of service are:
Clay Loveland, President, 19 years
Danny Joe Rains, Vice-President, 7 years
Betty Braden, Secretary, 30 years
Terry Bumgarner, Member, 21 years
Keith Gimlin, Member, 11 years
Keith Roller, Member, 4 years
Ray Eaton, Member, 2 years
If you see any of these board members around the community, take a moment to thank them for their service!