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We want to welcome you to Sparta, please feel free to enjoy our southern hospitality as we welcome you to our little town. As fans of "In The Heat Of The Night" we hope you enjoy this site as much as we do. We hope you will sign up to be a subscriber to this site so that you can keep up with all things Heat.

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billCarroll O'Connor As: Chief/Sheriff Bill Gillespie


Lt. Lonnie JamesonHugh O'Connor As: Lt. Lonnie Jameson

RIP BiggersDan Bigger As: Dr. Robb

ECC1739F6725642E95D36DB7F3BCHoward Rollins Jr. As: Det. Virgil Tibbs

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We’re Still Here


Hey there fellow Heater Fans, it’s been a while since my last post. Life has a funny way of taking time away faster than we like and so that I haven’t had the time to post. Not much to report on other than the new facebook group “The Back Streets of Sparta” has started and […]

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Newton Clock TowerCheck out all that Sparta has to offer. Aka Covington Georgia, which is home to "Hollywood of the South". Several films as well as TV shows have been filmed in Covington. Check out their visitors center here