Mansfield News

Golf

A once-renowned country club closes abruptly

Employees reported to work Monday at Southern Oaks Golf Club to find the property fenced with signs up reading: “Facility Closed.” A prospective owner has an agreement to buy the club, a lawyer for the Mansfield-based owners said.

Mansfield firefighter takes down would-be thief

Mansfield firefighter Daniel Gaskey took down an armed robber when he stopped in at Oasis Food Mart in Midlothian for an energy drink in late June.