Sparks and Triad Discontinue Joint Venture Plans by Laura Bruegge Posted 10/27/2004 12:01 pm Updated 6 years ago A joint venture between Sparks Health System in Fort Smith and Triad Hospitals Inc. that included a new $139 million hospital has been called off. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.