Stepping into the batter’s box

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

Reporter squares off with pitching machine.

Community Calendar

Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

Volunteer Opportunities

Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

Community Hospice of Texas, a non-profit, is currently seeking compassionate individuals to support patients and their families who are facing end-of-life challenges. Volunteers are needed who can sit with patients, 3 to 4 hours, one day per week to give family caregivers a much needed break and an opportunity to run errands or make phone calls to check on families.

Community Calendar

Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

Cool photo earns prize

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014

Kara Milligan of Mansfield wins this week’s My Mansfield Photo Contest with a photo of her daughter Rachel playing in the back yard. She earns a gift certificate from Our Place Restaurant, and her photo will be on display in downtown Mansfield during the Hot Beats & Cold Brews Concert Series in October.

‘Annie’ puts on a big show

| |Monday, Jul. 14, 2014

Mainstage Classic Theatre puts on a larger-than-life production of the classic play.

Reporter tames the Torpedo

| |Monday, Jul. 14, 2014

This story is one in an occasional series examining entertaining things to do in Mansfield.

FFA students reap awards

Monday, Jul. 14, 2014

Eighteen Mansfield FFA students under the direction of agri teacher Hannah Murphy competed in the Autobahnanza at the Will Rogers Memorial Complex in Fort Worth from June 11- 15. Autobahnanza is a youth scholarship expo and longhorn show sponsored by the Autobahn Motorcar Group.

Community Calendar

Monday, Jul. 14, 2014

Take the kids to the Mansfield Public Library for award-winning children’s musician Lizza Connor at 10:30 a.m. The free program is for ages 3-11. The library is at 104 S. Wisteria St.

City offers class on irrigation

| Monday, Jul. 14, 2014

July is Smart Irrigation Month and the city’s Water Utilities H2Outreach Program is promoting this by hosting the “Get Irrigated, Not Irritated” Workshop from 9 a.m.-noon on July 19 at the Bud Ervin Water Treatment Plant, 707 Pleasant Ridge Court.

Here Are The Winners of Best of the Best 2013!