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Episode 081 – 7/14/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Police officer promotions, park improvements and bond ratings are talked about with A Moment with the Mayor
• Who cooks the best steak in Mansfield? We have the answer.

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb analyzes rich people going to space
• Health specialist Catrina Brown keeps us healthy during the workday on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up an original, award-winning drink in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve interviews local foodie Ted Wood about some new eateries in town. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the restaurant of your choice with our trivia question of the week, thanks to Garage Door Rescue for the gift cards. We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 080 – 7/7/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Fire Department hosts COVID-19 shot clinic
• Local athletes make Mansfield proud

In the Features Section:
• Science reporter Dennis Webb wraps up his series on rocks falling from space
• Health specialist Catrina Brown takes us to the seashore for more than just seashells on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion digs himself into a hole in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that says, “Take me back to my childhood!” in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve interviews Mansfield businessman Joe Jenkins about a big event coming to our city. And, you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the restaurant of your choice with our trivia question of the week courtesy of Garage Door Rescue LLC! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 079 – 6/20/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• BREAKING NEWS: School board president stepping down
• Mansfield Police nab Amber Alert suspect
• Proclamations, accolades and Day Miar Road are just a few of the topics when we spend a Moment with the Mayor
• City gears up for the annual Mansfield Rocks Weekend celebration
• Getting caught with fireworks within city limits is one way to light up your pocketbook
• Science reporter Dennis Webb continues his series on falling space rocks that keep hitting our planet
• Health specialist Catrina Brown goes out on a limb on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion has the shocking news about the fuse box in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that says, “Take me to the beach!” in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve interviews Councilman Casey Lewis about some improvement projects that may be coming to our city. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the brand new Torchy’s Tacos with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 078 – 6/23/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Mosquitoes nippin’ at your ankles? We offer some relief
• COVID-19 is still among us and space rocks keep falling on our planet
New feature alert!
• Catrina Brown has you covered when it comes to skin care on the Texas Health Tip of the Week
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink containing peanut butter whiskey in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve interviews Marty Haggard, the son of Country music icon Merle Haggard. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the brand new Torchy’s Tacos with our Trivia Question of the Week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 077 – 6/16/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• Local residents cry “Not in my backyard!” and win
• Mansfield Cares channels Las Vegas for charity
• We’ll talk special events, awards and a touching letter as we spend A Moment With the Mayor
• COVID-19 is still here, and rocks keep falling on our planet
• New fine dining restaurant set to open soon in Mansfield
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion is bugged about bugs in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that screams summer in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve concludes his fun in-studio talk with local musician Stephen Shaw, also known as Elvis T. Busboy. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the brand new Torchy’s Tacos with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 076 – 6/9/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield remains low but stubborn and how meteor impacted Planet Earth, a couple states to the west
Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield remains low but stubborn
• Mansfield ISD school board race end in a photo finish
• Local restaurateur takes first place in Food Truck Championship
• Local event set to commemorate Juneteenth
• Feel the need to break something? We may have just the answer
• Former Mansfield High football coach comes home to coach again
• How a meteor impacted Planet Earth, a couple states to the west
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion finds himself in a sticky, sweaty situation in the Ask Terry segment
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that’s either American or Russian. You decide, in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve has a fun in-studio talk with local musician Stephen Shaw, also known as Elvis T. Busboy. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the brand new Torchy’s Tacos with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 75 – 6/2/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield remains low but stubborn and an update on the Mars helicopter
• MISD is seeking your input on how to spend potential federal relief dollars
• Mansfield Parks and Rec is open to suggestions regarding a future
recreation and aquatic center and library
• Brian Certain is serving up a drink that’ll wake you up in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve talks in-studio with Southwestern Adventist University Interim President Ana Patterson and Texas Health Mansfield executive Renee Crawford. And, a little later in the episode you will have a chance to win a $25 gift card to the brand new Torchy’s Tacos with our trivia question of the week! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 74 – 5/26/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield remains low but stubborn
• Early voting for two local races has begun
• From downtown business grants to honoring a nonprofit, we cover it all with A Moment with the Mayor
• City announces a park overhaul and a brand new park
• Need a job? A virtual job fair is going soon
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion talks about drilling through granite in the Ask Terry segment
• Reporter Dennis Webb waxes philosophically about science
• Brian Certain takes us to the Crescent City in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve concludes his talk with Mansfield native Rick Wilson. And, don’t forget the trivia question of the week for a $25 gift card to Our Place Restaurant! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

Episode 73 – 5/19/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield remains low but stubborn
• Mansfield ISD COVID-19 safety and health protocols are coming to an end
• Navigating the mental health of a child; reporter Stacey Main talks with a local expert
• Mansfield ISD names Teachers of the Year
• Documenting the sounds of Mars. Reporter Dennis Webb will explain
• This week’s cocktail will make you pucker up. Brian Certain explains in the Cocktail of the Week

We have the seven-day weather forecast and Steve talks in studio about days gone by with Mansfield native Rick Wilson. And, don’t forget the trivia question of the week for a $25 gift card to Our Place Restaurant! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

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Episode 72 – 5/12/21

Stories we’re covering this week:
• This week, the COVID-19 epidemic in Mansfield is still reduced but stubborn
• Setbacks, apartments and election integrity, we cover it all as we spend A Moment With the Mayor
• Are you ready for some tacos? 
• Home improvement specialist Terry Radzwion talks about how to make your front door pretty in the Ask Terry segment
• It may look sweet but wait until you taste it. Brian Certain explains in the Cocktail of the Week

Plus, the seven-day weather forecast and Steve talks in studio with Assistant to the City Manager Bernadette McCranie. And, don’t forget the trivia question of the week for a $25 gift card to Our Place Restaurant! We are Mansfield’s only source for news, talk and information. This is About Mansfield.

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