School barbecue at Mansfield

The Mansfield Booster Club sponsored a barbecue on the first day of school Sept. 5. The club provided hot dogs, hamburgers and all the trimmings to welcome students back for the new school year. 
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Mansfield kids at the fair

Mansfield 4-H Kritters and Kids members include, from left, Hayley Vargas, Evalee Shafer, Braydon Murison, Max Murison, George Murison, Beau Nordby (in back), Duke Nordby and Parker Shafer. (Empire Press/Adrienne Douke)   By Adrienne Douke Empire Press Correspondent Mansfield made its presence known at the North Central Washington Fair Aug. 24-27. Two groups of Mansfield kids representing...
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Club hosts hunter education

The Mansfield Sportsmans Club hosted a week-long hunter education course Aug. 15-19. The course was offered to anyone who wanted to learn about hunting and firearms. 
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Mansfield FFA set for NCW Fair

Mansfield Future Farmers of America students are busy preparing their animals for exhibit at the North Central Washington Fair in Waterville, Aug. 24-27.
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Harvest traditions are kept alive

Wheat farming goes back many generations in Douglas County and during the yearly harvest is a special tradition passed down from one generation to the next.
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Mansfield Community Church hosts Vacation Bible School

By Adrienne Douke Empire Press Correspondent The Mansfield Community Church hosted Vacation Bible School July 24-27. Traditionally, Vacation Bible School is a community outreach that local churches provide to introduce children to Christianity. This year’s program was a co-effort of the Mansfield church and the Living Faith Community Church from Philomath, Ore. Approximately 30 children in...
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Basketball clinic at Bridgeport

Elite Hoop Effects (EHE) held a youth basketball clinic at Bridgeport Middle School July 20-21. EHE is a Wenatchee-based program, founded and operated by JD Taylor.
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Summer writing class in Mansfield

Mansfield's Gear-Up program is sponsoring a weekly summer writing class at Mansfield School every Tuesday at 4 p.m. Class sessions began July 11 and continue until Aug. 28. 
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Fire District holds EMT IV training

Douglas County Fire District 5 held an intravenous therapy training clinic for emergency medical technicians July 19 at the fire district building in Mansfield. 
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End of year at Mansfield School

Mansfield School celebrated the end of the year June 15 with many activities for the elementary and middle school students and a party for outgoing staff.  
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