Volunteers plan Boots & Bistro

Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

The Citizens Fire Academy Alumni Association will host the third annual Boots & Bistro to benefit Mansfield Fire Rescue from 5-9 p.m. April 24 at Aristide Event Center, 570 N. Walnut Creek Drive.

Free vision screening planned

Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Ben Barber Career Tech Academy will host a free Vision Health Fair and Screening from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 26 at the school, 1120 W. Debbie Lane.

Hall of Honor seeks nominations

Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

The Mansfield ISD Athletic Hall of Honor needs nominations for the 2014 class. Know a deserving athlete, coach, administrator, team or volunteer who deserves to be recognized? Go to www.mansfieldisd.org and fill out the nomination form.

Class of ‘84 plans reunion

Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Are you a graduate of Mansfield High School Class of 1984 or know someone who is? The MHS Class of 1984 will be celebrating its 30th Reunion from June 27-28. For more information, go to Facebook page Mansfield High School Class of 1984 or email MHSTigersof1984Reunion@Yahoo.com.

Community Calendar

Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Check out the historic Western Kountry Klub and enjoy the Tuesday night dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5; adults only. BYOB; snack bar sells set-ups. The dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Drive, just off U.S. 287 south of Mansfield. For more information, go to www.westernkountryklub.com or call (817) 800-4585.

Texans in Bloom

Saturday, Apr. 05, 2014

The Texas Legislature named the bluebonnet as the state flower on March 7, 1901. They later discovered that there are actually five varieties of bluebonnets in Texas, so they are all the state flowers. What even Texans might not know is that the state flower has a smell, at least in large bunches. Check them out at the Oliver Nature Park, just don’t step on them or there will be fewer bluebonnets next year.

City offers shredding service

Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Identity theft is a very real threat. It can happen in a variety of ways, and from many different sources. One source that criminals use to get information on their victims comes in the mailbox.

Cardboard boat regatta sets sail

Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Join the cardboard creativity during the 25th annual Cardboard Boat Regatta on April 26 at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. Registration fees range from $60 to $80. Entry deadline is April 14.

Military News

Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Army National Guard Spec. Rodney C.N. Joye Jr. has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.

Community Calendar

Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Enjoy Mansfield’s favorite duo Scott & Steve and friends at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.