Smyrna Resident and Tennessee State Representative Honored with "Conservative Achievement" Award

    Jul 16, 2021 at 02:56 pm by WGNS

    The American Conservative Union (ACU), the nation's oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization, announced State Representative Mike Sparks (R-Smyrna) is among sev.... Read More

    Legislation sponsored by State Rep. Mike Sparks eliminating gun-safe tax signed by Gov. Lee

    Jul 01, 2021 at 09:05 am by WGNS

    Legislation sponsored by State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, that will make it less expensive for gun owners to safely store their firearms has officially been signed into law b.... Read More

    UPDATE: Carry a Handgun Without a Permit and Buy a Gun Safe Without Paying Taxes

    Jun 04, 2021 at 08:09 am by WGNS

    UPDATE: WGNS has more information on the new gun carry bill that will allow Tennessee Residents to carry a handgun without a permit.Representative Mike Sparks of Smyrna, TN co.... Read More

    Youth Substance Abuse: Rutherford County Resources

    May 20, 2021 at 11:01 am by Producer

    Bryan and State Rep. Mike Sparks talk to Sarah Murfree and Sheila Barrera with the Prevention Coalition for Success and Jacob Lamb with Journey Pure about youth substance abus.... Read More

    Op-Ed: Rep. Mike Sparks “Tennessee Can Lead the Charge for Congressional Term Limits”

    Apr 27, 2021 at 09:22 am by WGNS

    In this current atmosphere of political polarization and discord, there is one issue which unites nearly all Americans, left, right and center: the need for Congressional term.... Read More

    Rep. Mike Sparks and Sen. Sara Kyle propose to eliminate gun-safe tax

    Mar 30, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

    State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, and State Sen. Sara Kyle, D-Memphis, today announced bipartisan legislation that will make it less expensive for gun owners to safely store t.... Read More

    TDOT / Smyrna Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Widening of Jefferson Pike (HWY 266)

    Mar 17, 2021 at 12:41 pm by WGNS

    The widening of Jefferson Pike has long been discussed, but construction on the roadway has failed to take off time and time again.Rutherford County Road Board Member Keith Br.... Read More

    Rutherford County: State House & Senate Results

    Nov 03, 2020 at 10:05 pm by WGNS

    Incumbent Republican state representatives all won their local races against Democratic challengers.Tim Rudd, Charlie Baum, Dr. Bryan Terry and Mike Sparks all won their races.... Read More

    Tennessee Professional Fire Fighters Association endorses Rep. Mike Sparks in District 49 State House race

    Oct 07, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

    State Rep. Mike Sparks (R-Smyrna) today received an endorsement from the Tennessee Professional Fire Fighters Association for the Nov. 3 House District 49 election.The Te.... Read More

    State Rep. Mike Sparks releases 2021 legislative survey

    Oct 06, 2020 at 08:15 am by WGNS

    RELEASE FROM REP. MIKE SPARKS: State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, released his legislative survey for 2021 asking constituents of Tennessee House District 49 for essential feed.... Read More

    Dr. Ming Wang & State Rep. Mike Sparks

    Aug 13, 2020 at 10:58 am by Producer

    Bryan and State Rep. Mike Sparks welcome Dr. Ming Wang. For more information about the Common Ground Network, follow this link.  

    Editorial by State Rep. Sparks: DeBerry’s ouster proves Democrats lead party of intolerance

    Jul 02, 2020 at 11:30 am by WGNS

    Submitted Editorial by State Rep. Mike Sparks of Smyrna, TN: Political campaigns in America have always been a contact sport—often times, they get downright nasty. The m.... Read More