Saturday, November 16, 2019

Sparta WI

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson spoke to a large crowd Friday gathered at the Coulee Real Estate & Property Management office on East Oak Street in downtown Sparta. Herald photo by Pat Mulvaney
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 11:16am
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson made a stop in Sparta last Friday to rally the Monroe County Republican Party and give them his impressions of what's transpiring in Washington D.C. lately. Johnson spent about an hour and a half speaking to a gathering of around 60 supporters at Trent Ziegler's Coulee Real...
Dr. Steven Lopez (right) of Lopez Family Dental in Sparta is so happy his chiropractor son Dr. Xavier Lopez (left) has chosen to accept a job in Sparta at Chiropractic Place. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 11:00am
Owners of Lopez Family Dental, Dr. Steven and Amy Lopez are beyond thrilled to have their son, Dr. Xavier Lopez, back in Sparta, where he has taken a position at My Chiropractic Place Family Wellness Center in Sparta. Dr. Steven Lopez began his career in dentistry after graduating from Marquette...
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Monday, November 4, 2019 - 10:50am
Marie Nelson, a special education teacher in the intellectual disabilities classroom at Meadowview Middle School, says each and every one of her students is extraordinary and unique. “They are amazing kids. Every single day they teach me something new about myself and about the world around me,”...
Bernie Becker, of Sparta has a total of 19 bikes that he is looking to give away just in time for the holidays. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:50am
With Halloween upon us, it’s only a matter of days before the world will be overrun with twinkle lights and Christmas music. Pretty soon there will be no good way to avoid the approaching holiday season, which means it’s time for youngsters to start filling out those Christmas lists as they finish...
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:34am
The Sparta Police department is warning residents that alternate-side parking begins this Friday, Nov. 1. After three years of relaxed enforcement of the ordinance, police will ramp up ticketing violators once again. Alternate-side parking will begin Nov. 1 and remain in effect until April 1, 2020...
Larry Scheckel, left, and Oakley Moser. Contributed photo
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:28am
Sensational science demonstrations will be presented on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Deke Slayton Memorial Space and Bicycle Museum in Sparta. Oakley Moser, physics teacher at Tomah High School, and Larry Scheckel, retired science teacher, will both entertain and educate with many science...
Miss Sparta royalty helped out at last Friday's Trick-or Treat Street at the Sparta Barney Community Center on East Montgomery Street. Decked out as Disney villains are, from left, Junior Miss Sparta Aubriella Rehfuss, Miss Sparta Outstanding Teen Alexis Bernett, Miss Sparta Hannah Pieper and Junior Miss Sparta Princess Skylah Simao. Herald photo by Delaney Schaller.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:38am
Bare trees, shorter days, a nip in the air, jack o'lanterns on doorsteps and candy flying off store shelves can mean only one thing. Halloween is upon us. And communities throughout Monroe County, as usual, are embracing the spookiest day of the year, which falls on this coming Thursday. While all...
Luminaries typically line both sides of the track around Memorial Field during the Walk/Rally, placed there in memory of cancer victims and in honor of those still battling cancer. Herald photo by J.P. Schaller.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:32am
As its fiscal year comes to a close, Sparta Area Cancer Support (SACS) is celebrating its biggest year yet after raising a total of $123,380.31 in 2019. “We broke the bank this year,” SACS Co-President Karen Edwards said. “Last year it was closer to $100,000 and before that it’s been around $80,000...
This year’s cast for Mamma Mia! Cast. Contributed photos.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:24am
Sparta Excalibur Players presents; Mamma Mia!, the smash hit musical featuring music from ABBA, tells the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the...
Sparta Troop 7 Boy Scouts Charles Tempski, left, and Joshua Arnold, right, present Sparta Area Cancer Support Co-President Karen Edwards with a $111 check for the organization. The Scouts raised the money through their fire starter program. Herald photo by Pat Mulvaney
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:03am
Since 2015, Sparta's Boy Scout Troop 7 has been burning the candle at both ends, raising money for itself and Sparta Area Cancer Support (SACS) with a little ingenuity and the left over wax from the luminaries at the annual SACS Walk/Rally. The scouts melt the remaining wax from the luminaries, mix...


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Sparta, WI 54656-0252

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