Close Carson-Newman's Ken Sparks mic'd up 2003 Ken Sparks announced his retirement on Monday after 37 seasons as head coach at Carson-Newman. Here's a video from the WBIR archives - Ken Sparks mic'd up for a game in 2003. WBIR 4:17 PM. EST November 14, 2016 TRENDING VIDEOS Wind gusts challenge firefighters in Tennessee Wind fuel fires, smoke in Sevier County WBIR Breaking News Fires in Gatlinburg, Nov. 28, 2016 Putting the Vandy loss into perspective Sunday Sports Talk: How loss to Vanderbilt affects Tennessee football program Gusty winds with highs in the mid 60s for Monday Vols fans react to "disappointing" season Vols react to loss to Vanderbilt More Stories Fire death count remains at 13; searches winding down Nov 29, 2016, 11:54 a.m. Confirmed victims of Smoky Mountain wildfires Dec. 2, 2016, 11:58 a.m. Interactive map shows Gatlinburg fire area Dec. 1, 2016, 4:20 p.m.