Friday Sep 12
Mansfield Methodist hospital now part of Mayo Clinic network
The Methodist Health System has joined a network that allows medical personnel to tap into the renowned Mayo Clinic's expertise in treatment and clinical and business practices to improve patient care, officials announced this week. The Methodist system, which owns the Methodist Mansfield Medical Center and three Dallas-area hospitals, is the first healthcare organization in Texas to join the Mayo Clinic Care Network.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Beckers ASC Review
7 things for ASC leaders to know for Thursday
Here are seven news updates for ambulatory surgery center leaders to know for Sept. 11, 2014.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Fitch Affirms Midlothian ISD, TX's GO ULTs at 'A+'; Outlook Stable
The bonds are also insured as to principal and interest repayment from a guaranty provided by the Texas Permanent School Fund . FINANCIAL PROFILE PRESERVES FLEXIBILITY: Consistently strong financial performance is a stabilizing credit factor.
Beckers ASC Review
Physicians Realty Trust acquires Baylor Surgicare at Mansfield, Eye Center of Southern Indiana
Self-managed healthcare real estate company Physicians Realty Trust has closed two separate acquisitions totaling $20.7 million during the first week of September. The company acquired the 15,662-square-foot Baylor Surgicare at Mansfield .
All Mansfield bed tax applicants get a share of the fund
All groups that applied for hotel-motel tax revenues will get a piece of the $509,000 fund, just not as much as they wanted. A three-member City Council subcommittee pared the total of $700,700 in requests to fit within the projected bed-tax budget for 2014-15.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
A Dog's Life
Prices: Outdoor dog boarding is $12-$18 ; indoor boarding is $15-$21 . Daycare is $19 per day and play time while boarding is $5-$15 extra, depending on selected activities.
Rustlers steal horse
When Marilyn Richardson moved to Mansfield in 1985, she thought she had found a good place to raise and ride horses. Almost everyone around her three-acre lot on Miller Road had horses and there were wide-open fields where she could ride for hours.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Mansfield mosquito site tests positive for West Nile virus
A mosquito trap location in Mansfield tested positive for the West Nile virus twice in August, the Tarrant County Public Health Department reports. At presstime, three human cases had been reported in Tarrant County -- in Arlington, North Richland Hills and Crowley -- but none in Mansfield.
City rolls out the barrel for Wurst Fest
What is short, round and runs like a hot dog with legs? Weenie dogs! And they'll be racing in downtown Mansfield on Saturday. The fourth annual Wurst Fest kicks off Saturday evening, moving to Smith Street and adding a barrel-full of new activities, including the Weenie Dog races.
Officer nails competition
Sgt. Ken Hopkins rounded up an honor that no other Mansfield police officer has. The superintendent of the city's commercial motor vehicle enforcement and traffic captured 13th in the North American Inspectors Challenge after competing Aug. 11-15 in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Citizen firefighter alumni step up to help
Ladd and John Brandes don't pretend to be a heroic firefighting duo, even when they bolt out of church as they did on a recent Sunday to answer a fire call. But the two men and their fellow Mansfield Citizens Fire Academy alumni spend a lot of time at fire scenes -- in a hero-helping capacity, fighting firefighter fatigue and heat stress with cold drinks, snacks and shade, while refilling depleted air packs dropped off by their weary customers.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Megan Middleton of Mansfield is among 15 University of North Texas students who received scholarships, totaling $140,000, from UNT's Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism. Middleton is the daughter of Lonnie Middleton of Mansfield and the late Myra Middleton.
City plans clean-up day
The City of Mansfield and Keep Mansfield Beautiful will host the ninth annual Creekside Clean-up & Cookout event Sept. 27, as part of the state-wide Keep Texas Waterways Clean program.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
The Wilson County News
The Clash of the Titans @ San Antonio Raceway finals
Post a comment Marion, TX., As the Clash of the Titans Outlaw Racing Series celebrated its 20th year, the racing action was as hot as the Texas sun.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
First Methodist Mansfield is starting a Single & Parenting Group that will offer help and hope for single parents through shared tips and parenting wisdom.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Watch where you step
"I opened the door and Jerry said 'Jake was just bit by a snake,'" Foxx said. "Jake went charging in and the snake popped him.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Mansfield ISD Scream Room Draws Federal Lawsuit
A "scream room" at a Mansfield elementary campus is the target of a new federal lawsuit.
Mansfield school district keeps tax rate, gives staff raises
The Mansfield school district managed to keep the current tax rate and give its staff raises, despite a computer glitch that chewed up the district's comfort zone and took a bite out of the reserve fund.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Senior Citizens Day fun, informative
On Aug. 21, I took advantage of a chance to learn more about historic Mansfield when I took the free bus tour, hosted by Bill Beard and Faye Rydell that was part of the Senior Citizens Day activities.
City marshals join Mansfield police force
Mansfield disbanded its city marshals service Wednesday, swearing in all 17 deputy marshals as Mansfield police officers and installing Chief Marshal Tracy Aaron as chief of police.