The Thrift Shop of the Sparta United Methodist Church is holding a half-price sale beginning on Wednesday, July 10th, through Saturday, July 13th.  Most items in the shop can be purchased at half price.  All proceeds support local, national, and global charities.  Shop Hours:  Wed. & Sat, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Thurs. & Fri., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  No donations of items will be accepted on Wednesday, July 10th.