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MISD High School Football 2021 Schedule (printable PDF file)
https://aboutmansfield.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/2021_MISD_Football.pdf


Week of October 18, 2021

MISD Safety and Security Town Hall
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/news-events/newsroom/news-content/~board/district-news/post/misd-safety-and-security-town-hall-meeting-on-oct-21

MISD Penny Swap Initiative
https://MISDPennySwap.org

Election Information
https://www.vote411.org/texas

City of Mansfield Fall Road Report
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?CID=13

Meet the Author of News of the World, October 21, 7-9pm
https://mansfieldlibraryfriends.org/event/evening-with-the-author-2021
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mansfield-reads-2021-evening-with-the-author-tickets-169326938431


Week of September 29, 2021

Friends of the Mansfield Public Library
Cinemark showing of News of the World, October 14, 7-9pm
https://mansfieldlibraryfriends.org/event/news-of-the-world-showing-and-discussion
• Meet the Author of News of the World, October 21, 7-9pm
https://mansfieldlibraryfriends.org/event/evening-with-the-author-2021

Chunk Your Junk & Shred Day
Questions? Email ecc@mansfieldtexas.gov or call 817-728-3655.


Week of September 15, 2021

Water is Awesome Virtual “Comprehensive Lawn Care” Class
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8039257804671799056


Week of August 25, 2021

Citizens Police Academy
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/906/Citizens-Police-Academy-CPA

North Texas Community Cleanup Challenge
http://communitycleanupchallenge.com


Week of August 11, 2021

Tarrant County Public Health’s blog post on COVID
https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/public-health/public-health-administration/director-s-blog/august-6–2021.html

MISD High School Football 2021 Schedule (printable PDF file)
https://aboutmansfield.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/2021_MISD_Football.pdf


Week of July 7, 2021

Mansfield Fire Department COVID-19 Shot Clinic
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/civicalerts.aspx?aid=559


Week of June 30, 2021

Big League Dreams Ballpark Names
Crosley Field, Fenway Park, Rangers Globe Life Park, Sportsman’s Park, Wrigley Field, Ebbets Field, The Polo Grounds, and Yankee Stadium.


Week of June 2, 2021

Mansfield ISD Emergency Relief 3 Fund Survey
Deadline: June 3, 2021
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MansfieldISD-ESSER3


Week of May 26, 2021

Mansfield Parks Project Tracker
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/814/Project-Tracker

Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County/MEDC 2021 Mansfield Area Virtual Job Fair
https://workforcesolutions.net/event/2021-mansfield-area-virtual-job-fair

Water is Awesome Weekly Watering Advice
http://www.WaterIsAwesome.com


Week of May 19, 2021

Cook Children’s JOY Campaign
https://cookchildrens.org/joy/Pages/default.aspx

Mars Rover Transmits Audio from the Red Planet
https://www.wired.com/story/musician-who-designed-microphone-mars


Week of May 12, 2021

My Mansfield Muni-Versity
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1734/My-Mansfield-Muni-Versity

Photo courtesy of Brian Certain

Week of May 5, 2021

Information for Educators on Space:
https://www.nasa.gov/stem/foreducators/k-12/index.html

The About Mansfield “Podtail” — official cocktail of the podcast:
https://www.bourbongospel.com/home/2021/4/30/cinco-de-mayo-about-mansfield-podtail-may-5-2021

May 2021 Trivia Question sponsor:
Our Place Restaurant — https://www.OurPlaceRestaurants.com


Week of April 7, 2021

Office Depot Lamination Coupon
https://media.officedepot.com/image/upload/v1616624545/content/od/tiles/2021/week_14/free_covid-19_lamination.pdf


Week of March 17, 2021

World’s Only St. Paddy’s Pickle Run
https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/Mansfield/PickleRun

The Mansfield Citizens Police Academy
Last day to enroll is Friday March 19
Email Officer Scott Rinehart at: scott.rinehart@mansfieldtexas.gov

Interview: Sarah Zink
Sarah’s Bag Ladies
https://www.sarahsbagladies.org
Aye-Chihuahua Quilt Raffle
Raffle has been postponed

Trash/Recycling Re-Route starts March 22:
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1783/Trash-and-Recycling-Route-Changes


Week of March 10, 2021

Trash/Recycling Re-Route starts March 22:
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1783/Trash-and-Recycling-Route-Changes


Week of March 3, 2021

Interview: Brad Russell
http://www.BradRussellBand.com

March Trivia Question Sponsor:
Big D Barbecue


Week of February 17, 2021

Trash/Recycling Re-Route:


Week of February 10, 2021

To help MPD Officer Randy Watson, visit:
http://www.BackTheBlueHQ.com

Feed the Need: Mansfield Mission Center
http://www.MansfieldMission.org

Cocktail of the Week Feature
Brian Certain – Bourbon Gospel
http://www.bourbongospel.com

Interview: 6 Tacos in 6 Weeks
• Casa Jacaranda
• El Güero – Carnitas & Barbacoa
Habaneros – The Taco Revolution
Little Angels Taqueria
Main Street Tacos
Main Street Tacos & More


Week of February 3, 2021

Interview: Author Terrhonda Hillman
http://www.DaughterOfTheOtherWoman.com

February Trivia Sponsor:
Steven’s Garden & Grill
http://www.stevensgardenandgrill.com


Week of January 20, 2021

City Council Elections Info
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/185/Elections-Voting
MISD School Board Info
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/about-misd/school-board/board-elections/be-a-trustee

Payroll Protection Plan (PPP) Second Round Info
• Chamber of Commerce Video
https://www.facebook.com/AboutMansfieldTX/posts/424891115620128
• Small Business Administration Website
https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/loans/coronavirus-relief-options/paycheck-protection-program

Mansfield Library “Food For Fines” Program – 817-728-3690
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=428

Interview: Wayne Willingham
http://www.WayneWillingham.com


Week of January 13, 2021

Team HUGE Website
https://hugebattlebots.com
BattleBots TV Show
https://www.discovery.com/shows/battlebots

Interview: Dr. Jared Wood, Dinosaur Science Museum
https://go.swau.edu/dino-free-tour


Week of January 6, 2021

Tarrant County Public Health daily reporting
https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/public-health/disease-control—prevention/COVID-19.html

Tarrant County signup for vaccinations
https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/public-health/disease-control—prevention/COVID-19/COVID-19-Vaccine.html

Tarrant County Tax Assessor Collector
(817) 884-1100
Vehicle registration: http://www.Texas.gov

Farr Best Theater
http://www.FarrBestTheater.com

Summit/Denton Ryan tickets
https://seatgeek.com/tx-hs-football-playoffs-denton-ryan-v-mansfield-summit-tickets/football/2021-01-08-7-pm/5353060
AT&T Stadium’s bag policy
https://attstadium.com/stadium-info/bags/

Interview: Wayne Willingham
http://www.WayneWillingham.com

Trivia Sponsor for January
First Watch Café
http://www.FirstWatch.com


Week of December 30, 2020

Texas Department of State Health Services COVID-19 Vaccinations in Texas
https://tabexternal.dshs.texas.gov/t/THD/views/COVID-19VaccineinTexasDashboard/Summary


Photo courtesy of Santa Dave

Week of December 23, 2020

Interview: Santa Dave
www.PlanoSanta.com


Week of December 16, 2020

Mansfield ISD free meal participating schools:
Janet Brockett Elementary School
Imogene Gideon Elementary School
Glenn Harmon Elementary School
Carol Holt Elementary School
Thelma Jones Elementary School
D.P. Morris Elementary School
Erma Nash Elementary School
Annette Perry Elementary School
Alice Ponder Elementary School
Tarver-Rendon Elementary School
Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School
Elizabeth Smith Elementary School
Cora Spencer Elementary School
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/news-events/newsroom/news-content/~board/district-news/post/mansfield-isd-offering-free-meals-through-may-26


Week of November 25, 2020

City Manager Joe Smolinski’s Hometown Holidays video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rs2xLFF-lmQ

Mansfield Early Voting Locations and Times
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/185/Elections-Voting

The Mansfield Activities Center Amazon Wish List for Senior Citizens
https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/2JVGSEXHNMJ47


Week of November 18, 2020

Little Free Libraries
http://www.LittleFreeLibrary.org

Interview: Bourbon Gospel
http://www.bourbongospel.com


Week of November 4, 2020

Meals on Wheels volunteer opportunities
http://www.MealsOnWheels.org
or, call Christian Noyes at 817-477-2287

My Mansfield MUNI-versity
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1734/My-Mansfield-Muni-Versity

November Trivia Sponsor
54th Street Grill & Bar
https://www.54thstreetgrill.com/mansfield-tx.html


Week of October 7, 2020

Mansfield, Texas Voting Information
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/185/Elections-Voting


Week of September 30, 2020

Corinne Fiagome Campaign
http://www.corinneformisd.com
Mansfield Matters questionnaire:
https://lookaside.fbsbx.com/file/Corinne%20Fiagome%20School%20Board%20Questionnaire.pdf

Yolanda McPherson Campaign
Mansfield Matters questionnaire:
https://lookaside.fbsbx.com/file/Yolanda%20McPherson%20-%20School%20Board%20Place%206.pdf

Courtney Lackey Wilson Campaign
https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Politician/Courtney-Wilson-for-Mansfield-ISD-Place-7-177296385651843
Mansfield Matters questionnaire:
https://lookaside.fbsbx.com/file/Courtney%20Wilson%20School%20Board%20Mansfield%20Matters.pdf


Week of September 23, 2020

Music With a Mission w/ Josh Weathers
https://www.facebook.com/firstmethodistmansfield

Raise Your Racquet for Rae Jean Fundraiser
https://linktr.ee/mansfieldareatennisassociation

A Night to Remember Fundraiser
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/116175133953
https://www.facebook.com/events/339610570730305


Week of September 9, 2020

Alicia Forbes
Book: Promise
http://www.AliciaForbesBooks.com


Week of September 2, 2020

MISD Coronavirus Cases
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/parents-students/covid-19/misd-cases

City of Mansfield Cleanout Cap Replacement Program
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1591/Cleanout-Cap-Replacement-Program

September Trivia Sponsor
Brooklyn Pie and Cafe
http://www.BrooklynPieCafeMenu.com


Week of August 26, 2020

MISD Health Protocols
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/fallreopening

MISD School Board Live Stream
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/misdtv

Mansfield Parks & Rec Master Plan
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/799/2030-Master-Plan

Mansfield Animal Care & Control “Clear the Shelter”
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/159/Animal-Care-Control

Gearhead Samantha Markham’s Instagram page
https://www.Instagram.com/SVTBIRD


Week of August 12, 2020

Mansfield ISD Distance Learning Devices
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/news-events/newsroom/news-content/~board/district-news/post/mansfield-isd-changes-device-pickup-to-home-delivery-service

eTrueNorth COVID-19 Tests
https://www.DoINeedACovid19Test.com

The Local Farmer
https://www.Facebook.com/thelocalfarmertx

Mansfield Mission Center
https://www.MansfieldMission.org


Week of August 5, 2020

City of Mansfield Solicitors Ordinance
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/DocumentCenter/View/1086/Solicitation-Permit-Application-PDF

Trivia Sponsor
Jakes Burgers and Beer
https://www.jakesburgersandbeer.com


Week of July 29, 2020

Battle of the Nines Charity
https://battleofthenines.wixsite.com/battle-of-the-nines
https://www.facebook.com/battleofthenines


Week of July 22, 2020

Tarrant County Health Department Order
http://www.tarrantcounty.com/content/dam/main/covid-cares/JOINT-CONTROL-ORDER.PDF


Week of July 15, 2020

Consumer Reports – How to avoid muscle strain, headaches and sore eyes
https://www.consumerreports.org/home-office/how-to-set-up-a-home-workstation-to-avoid-muscle-strain-headaches-sore-eyes

City of Mansfield Road Report
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=288


Week of July 8, 2020

Community Survey for Mansfield City Manager Search
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/mansfieldcitymanagercommunitysurvey

Trivia: 360 Brunch House
http://www.360brunchhouse.com


Week of July 1, 2020

Last week’s trivia question answer
12 ZIP Codes bordering Mansfield: 75052, 75054, 75104, 76001, 76002, 76009, 76028, 76060, 76061, 76065, 76084, and 76140.


Week of June 3, 2020

Economic Impact Stimulus Cards
EIP Card Customer Service: 1-800-240-8100 and select the “Lost/Stolen” option
http://www.EIPCard.com

Mans Best Field Dog Park Rules
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1569/Dog-Park-Rules

LinkedIn’s List of Who’s Hiring
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/heres-whos-hiring-right-now-andrew-seaman

Interview: Steven’s Garden & Grill
http://www.stevensgardenandgrill.com

Trivia: Fish City Grill
http://www.FishCityGrill.com


Week of May 27, 2020

Southern Champion Tray Face Shields for Medical Providers and First Responders
EMAIL: faceshield@sctray.com.

The LOT Downtown (Canceled Summer Event Series)
http://www.TheLOTDowntown.com

Republic Services (Recycling in Mansfield)
http://www.RepublicServices.com

Water is Awesome (Irrigation Water Conservation)
http://www.waterisawesome.com

City of Mansfield (Be Mosquito Free)
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=246

Interview: Mansfield StarCenter’s Adam Larson
https://www.nhl.com/stars/starcenters/mansfield


Week of May 20, 2020

Open Texas
https://gov.texas.gov/organization/opentexas

Dallas Summer Musicals – High School Musical Awards
http://dallassummermusicals.org/education-outreach/education-and-community-engagement-support/2020-nominees

Historical Museum’s “This Is Us” program
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/FormCenter/Library-9/This-is-Us-106


Week of May 13, 2020

Mansfield Historical Museum & Heritage Center
Web: www.MansfieldHistory.org
Email: museum@mansfieldtexas.gov
817-473-4250
www.facebook.com/MansfieldTXMuseum

MISD Graduation Schedule
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/student-central/graduation


Week of May 6, 2020

The Parks and Rec Department’s DIY Mother’s Day tree ring cookie kit
https://apm.activecommunities.com/mansfield/activity_search/mother-s-day-party-to-go/12432

MISD Graduation Schedule
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/student-central/graduation

Betty Buckley Theater Award Nominees
http://www.casamanana.org/education/buckley-awards/2020-nominees

Trivia: El Primo’s
http://www.ElPrimos.net


Week of April 29, 2020

City of Mansfield “This Is Us: A Mansfield History Project.”
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=119

Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas
https://internet.lanwt.org/home


Week of April 22, 2020

School Board Trustee Raul Gonzalez’s Happy Dance Video
https://www.facebook.com/752552840/videos/10158499358487841

Internal Revenue Service “Get My Payment”
https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/get-my-payment


Week of April 15, 2020

Chamber/City “Feed The Front Line Friday” GoFundMe
https://www.gofundme.com/f/feed-the-frontline-friday

2020 Census
My2020Census.gov or toll-free at 844-330-2020

MaryLou’s Coffee and Sandwich Shoppe
http://www.MaryLous.net


Week of April 8, 2020

Mansfield Mission Center
http://www.MansfieldMission.org

Harvest in Mansfield (The HIM Center)
http://www.HIMCenter.org

Celebrate Mansfield! Facebook Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1396957293845277

Paws For Reflection Ranch
http://www.PawsforReflectionRanch.org

Mansfield Animal Care & Control
972-276-4799


Week of April 1, 2020

Gas Buddy
http://www.GasBuddy.com

Parks & Rec park restrictions
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1536/Parks-Rec-COVID-19-Information

Trivia: MaryLou’s
http://www.marylous.net


Week of March 25, 2020

Parks & Rec park restrictions
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1536/Parks-Rec-COVID-19-Information


Week of March 18, 2020

MISD Distance Learning
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/parents-students/covid-19/distance-learning

Mansfield Grocery Store ‘at-risk’ hours
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=194


Week of March 11, 2020

Coronavirus: CDC interactive risk assessment map by country
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/index.html

City of Mansfield/Mansfield Historical Museum Photography Contest
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=156

Pickle Parade
http://www.pickleparade.org

Interview with Kevin Seeton
http://www.WeedSolutionsInc.com


Week of March 4, 2020

Mansfield ISD Shining Star Award
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/departments/communications-and-marketing/special-events-awards/shining-star-award

Mansfield Fire Rescue Citizens Academy
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/286/Citizens-Fire-Academy

Mansfield Police Citizens Academy
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/906/Citizens-Police-Academy-CPA

Interview: Micki Rice
http://www.finallyhomestaging.com

Trivia: Big D BBQ
https://www.bigdbarbecue.com/


Week of February 26, 2020

Free Ride to Tarrant County Polls
https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/news/2020/free-rides-to-the-polls.html

Evening by the Campfire
https://www.mansfieldtexasarts.org/calendar/community-events/evening-by-the-campfire

Interview with Derek Hubenak
http://www.DirtyJobBrewing.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dirtyjobbrewing


Week of February 19, 2020

United States Census Bureau
https://www.census.gov

Mansfield Cares 2020 Charity Ball
https://mansfieldcares.org/annual-charity-ball

Interview With Carroll Burney
http://www.PouredTX.com


Week of February 12, 2020

Mansfield High School Athletic Booster Club fundraiser for Coach Maberry’s family
http://www.maberrystrong.com

City of Mansfield Planning & Zoning Commission application
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/DocumentCenter/View/4471/Boards-and-Commissions-Application

Popular Science: How to Reheat a Pizza
https://www.popsci.com/story/diy/best-reheat-pizza


Week of February 5, 2020

City of Mansfield’s Development Project web page
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=144

Participating Waffle House Valentine’s Day Reservations
https://wafflehouse.com/valentines-day-dinner-2020

A list of acceptable items for the household hazardous waste drop event
https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/DocumentCenter/View/484/Household-Hazardous-Waste-Disposal-Acceptable-Materials-PDF

Interview: Mary Elizabeth and Eddie Phillips
Lil’ Blue Goat
Mansfield Tattoo Studio

Trivia: Branded Burger Company
https://www.brandedburgercompany.com/location/mansfield/


Week of January 29, 2020

Mansfield ISD Colors For Caring
https://www.mansfieldisd.org/news-events/calendars/the-everything-calendar/everything-event-details/~occur-id/114194

Interview With John Geyerman
Free For Life International
FreeForLifeIntl.org


Week of January 22, 2020

Tarrant County Register to Vote
https://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/elections/Voter-Information/Voter-Registration/Register-to-Vote-or-Change-Your-Voter-Registration.html

The National Council of Home and Safety Security
www.Alarms.org

Mansfield Talk & Share Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/groups/408135886024668/

Texas Monthly’s Weird News
https://www.texasmonthly.com/tag/weird-news
YouTube – Cow approaching Mansfield home
https://youtu.be/HLA6iJfJvX4

Interview With Flying Squirrel Coffee Company
Facebook: Flying Squirrel Coffee Company
Instagram: @FlyingSquirrelCoffeeCo


Week of January 15, 2020

Mansfield Emergency Alert System
Receive alerts and up-to-date information about severe weather, missing persons and other emergency situations by signing up for the Mansfield Emergency Alert System.
www.mansfieldtexas.gov/312/Mansfield-Emergency-Alert-System

MentalFloss.com’s List of 25 Contronyms
www.mentalfloss.com/article/57032/25-words-are-their-own-opposites

Interview With Pam Comeau
www.SageMansfield.com
www.DoliberBay.com


Week of January 8, 2020

Healthy This Way 2020 KICK-OFF Event
www.healthythisway.com

Interview: Ashley Russell
YouTube Channel
https://www.youtube.com/user/txmommyofboys

Trivia: Steven’s Garden & Grill
http://www.stevensgardenandgrill.com

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