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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

6Lois Nettleton as: JoAnne St. John

30 Years Later!!!

As I sat down to type this, I couldn’t help but reminisce about visiting my grandparents and my grandfather would always say its time to watch Bubba. I replay those moments over and over each time I think about it. So that brings me to this post. Over the past few months I had kept […]

2017 New Look Coming

Hello fellow heater fans. I have noticed in the past couple weeks that our little fan site is gaining followers. This is exciting as the newest buzz that I am familiar with is talks of the reboot. Don’t know if its going to happen as it appears to have fallen through back in 2014, so […]

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 […]

Updates are on the Way

Hey there all heater fans, it has been a while since I have posted anything on here and I feel that I have been neglecting heat nation. This is just a quick post to let you know that I am working on several things at once trying to get updates on the new news that […]

Official Re-Heat Tour News

I have received all the details on the upcoming Re-Heat Tour that Covington is putting on. It looks like this will be the best and closest to Sparta us fans will get and from what I am told it will be a historic event for any Heater. From tours inside and out of the iconic […]


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Visit Modern Day Sparta

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