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Episode 096 – 10/27/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Arlington police chief concludes Timberview shooting was not about bullying
• Proclamations, acclamations and amendments; we cover it all with A Moment with the Mayor
• The COVID-19 epidemic is still declining in Mansfield
• Have you invested in Bitcoin? A local investor tells us how
• It’s time too roll back the clocks, Mansfield
• Local charity asks that you don your best black and white for an upcoming event
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games, and who plays this week

In the Features Section:
• Reporter Dennis Webb checks in from the science desk with a spooky science report for Halloween
• Health specialist LaShunda Warner says it’s time for a flu shot in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up the blues in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and in the talk segment, Steve concludes his talk with a former Mansfield resident who has chosen to move abroad. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win $25 in “Primo Bucks” redeemable at El Primo’s or The Vault with our Mansfield Trivia Question! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 095 – 10/20/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• MISD heightens security measures at all district schools
• Early voting has begun in Mansfield
• Fatal crash closes 360 service road for hours
• When will the resurfacing of Heritage Parkway be completed?
• The COVID-19 epidemic is declining in Mansfield
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games, and who plays this week

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb ponders the question “Do you believe in science – part three”
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about staying healthy at work in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion talks energy efficient windows in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up a fabled drink in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and in the talk segment, Steve talks with a former Mansfield resident who has chosen to move abroad. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win $25 in “Primo Bucks” redeemable at El Primo’s or The Vault with our Mansfield Trivia Question! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 094 – 10/13/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• School district addresses bullying in the aftermath of Wednesday’s school shooting
• How important is counseling after a traumatic event? One local expert chimes in
• Proclamations, accolades, and ordinances: Michael Evans covers it all in A Moment With the Mayor
• The Covid-19 epidemic is showing signs of a decline in Mansfield
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games including a couple of blowouts, and who plays this week

In the Features Section:• Science reporter Dennis Webb ponders the question “do you believe in science?” Part two
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about how migraines are more than just a pain in the neck in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up the perfect mix of bourbon and chocolate in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and in the talk segment, Steve concludes his Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with Mansfield resident Daryle Perez. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win $25 in “Primo Bucks” redeemable at El Primo’s or The Vault with our Mansfield Trivia Question! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 93 – 10/6/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• New Orleans-themed 5K promises to let the good times roll
• The Covid-19 epidemic is showing signs of leveling in Mansfield
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games and who plays this week

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb ponders the question, “What is science?”
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about why your diet is leaving you hungry for more in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that can easily sneak up on you in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and in the talk segment, Steve celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Mansfield resident Daryle Perez. Plus, you will have a chance to win $25 in “Primo Bucks” redeemable at either El Primo’s or The Vault with the About Mansfield Trivia Question! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 92 – 9/29/20

Stories we’re covering this week:
• New York Times bestselling author set to come to Mansfield
• Mayor Michael Evans recaps Monday’s council meeting
• The COVID-19 epidemic may have leveled off in Mansfield
• It’s time to Chunk Your Junk, Mansfield!
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games and who plays this week, and Timberview volleyball coach hits a milestone

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb digs up a fossil nuclear reactor
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about staying healthy while on vacation in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion talks about getting out of a sticky situation in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up another classic cocktail in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve concludes his one-on-one interview with Mansfield ISD Superintendent Dr. Kimberley Cantu. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the restaurant of your choice courtesy of Mansfield Overhead Door with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 91 – 9/22/20

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Council approves next fiscal year’s budget
• MISD students rank among top one percent of PSAT scores
• COVID-19 epidemic continues its spread locally
• Love a good marching band? How about 24 of them? We’ll tell you when and where
• MISD wind symphonies earn national mark of excellence
• Renewing or signing up for a new library card could pay big bucks in September
• In sports, we have the results of last week’s MISD football games and who plays this week

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about snakebites in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up a Dark & Stormy in the Cocktail of the Week

Plus, the seven-day weather forecast and Steve talks one-on-one with Mansfield ISD superintendent Dr. Kimberley Cantu and you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the restaurant of your choice courtesy of Mansfield Overhead Door with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 090 – 9/15/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic continues its spread in Mansfield
• Texas Rangers baseball team honors the “Mansfield Three”
• Battle of the Nines charity event marks 35 years of giving back to the community
• City announces the return of the Veterans Day parade
• Which Mansfield ISD football team was the lone winner last week? I’ll tell you in Sports.

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb breaks down the fuel in the Big Boy locomotive
• Migraines are more than a pain and health specialist Catrina Brown talks about how to overcome them in the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion’s in hot water (again) in the Ask Terry segment
• To strawberry or not to strawberry? That is the question as Brian Certain is serving up another libation in the Cocktail of the Week

We have seven-day weather forecast and Steve concludes his interview with the Reverend Dr. Katie Hays. And, don’t forget the trivia question of the week for a $25 gift card to the restaurant fo your choice courtesy of Mansfield Overhead Door! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 088 – 9/1/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Mansfield man survives third bout with COVID 
• Fiery crash on Monday remains under investigation
• COVID-19 continues its increasing local spread
• The Friday Night Lights season got off to a rough start for Mansfield ISD football teams

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb goes deep in nuclear fusion
• Health specialist Catrina Brown gets a little salty on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up a concoction that’s a little sweet, sour, bitter and salty in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve will talk in-studio with local pastor Katie Hays. Also, you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the restaurant of your choice courtesy of Mansfield Overhead Door with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 087 – 8/25/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Mansfield ISD student arrested after being caught with gun at school
• MISD seeks your support in a Penny Swap Election in November
• COVID-19 continues its increasing local spread
• Water quality, early debt payoff and more, we cover it all with A Moment With the Mayor
• Mansfield Police now accepting applications for its Citizens Academy
• Mayor accepts a clean city challenge
• Friday Night Lights starts this week with most Mansfield teams playing out of town

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb talks about Nuclear Fusion
• Health specialist Catrina Brown talks about snake bites on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion answers your questions in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up another original concoction containing watermelon and a shrub with Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve will conclude his interview with educational legends Alma Martinez and Brenda Norwood. And, you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to Dirty Job Brewing with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.