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SPORTZone – October 12, 2018

SPORTS CALENDAR ~ Oct. 11th – 17th, 2018

SPORTZone is a weekly feature highlighting our local varsity high school games.

* We try our best to get up-to-date game schedules for our local schools. We cannot predict cancellations due to weather and other unforeseen factors. If you know of any game changes, please contact us at mansfieldpennysaver@gamail.com or via Facebook.

Southern Tioga School District

NP-MHS Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 NTL Invite NEB TBA
NP-MHS Football
Fri., Oct. 12 Towanda A 7:00 PM
NP-MHS Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 13 Williamson A 10:00 AM
Wed., Oct. 17 Wyalusing A 4:00 PM
NP-LHS Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 11 Troy A 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 16 Sayre H 4:00 PM
NP-LHS Girls Volleyball
Mon., Oct. 15 Horseheads Central HS A 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 16 Canton H 6:00 PM

Northern Tioga School District

CVHS Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 NTL Coaches Invite A TBA
CVHS Football
Sat., Oct. 13 Sayre A 7:00 PM
WHS Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 13 NP-Mansfield H 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 17 NEB A 4:00 PM
WHS Boys Soccer
Sat., Oct. 13 Galeton A 5:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 Athens A 5:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 17 Coudersport A 4:00 PM
CVHS Girls Volleyball
Sat., Oct. 13 Oswayo Valley H 11:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 16 NEB A 6:00 PM
WHS Girls Volleyball
Sat., Oct. 13 Williamsport H 11:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 16 Wyalusing A 6:00 PM

Wellsboro School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 NTL Coaches Invite A TBA
Tues., Oct. 16 Sayre/Sullican Co./Towanda H 4:30 PM
Football
Fri., Oct. 12 Canton A 7:00 PM
Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 13 Towanda A 11:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 16 Port Allegany H 5:30 PM
Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 11 Williamson H 5:30 PM
Sat., Oct. 13 Loyalsock H 5:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 Athens A 5:30 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 11 Wyalusing H 7:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 Coudersport H 7:30 PM
Tues., Oct. 16 Athens A 7:30 PM

Troy Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 NTL Invite NEB TBA
Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 13 NEB A 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 17 Athens A 5:30 PM
Boys Soccer
Tues., Oct. 16 Northern Potter H 4:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Sat., Oct. 13 Troy H TBA

Canton Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 NTL Invite NEB TBA
Football
Fri., Oct. 12 Wellsboro H 7:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 11 NEB H 6:00 PM
Sat., Oct. 13 Troy Tournament A TBA
Tues., Oct. 16 NP-Liberty A 6:00 PM

Corning-Painted Post Area School District

Football
Fri., Oct. 12 Vestal A 7:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 11 Ithaca H 7:15 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 Towanda H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 16 Binghamton A 6:15 PM

Elmira Heights Central School District

Thomas A. Edison Girls Volleyball
Mon., Oct. 15 Spencer-Van Etten A 6:30 PM

Horseheads School District

Football
Fri., Oct. 12 Liverpool A 7:00 PM
Boys Soccer
Tues., Oct. 16 Athens A 7:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 11 Elmira H 7:15 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 NP-Liberty H 6:00 PM

Addison Central School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 13 Alden A 10:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 16 Camp./Sav./Ham./Hornell Campbell 4:30 PM
Girls Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 11 Keshequa H TBA
Boys Soccer
Fri., Oct. 12 Arkport H 6:30 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 11 Arkport A 5:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 Bath Haverling A 4:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 17 Hornell A 4:30 PM

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Wedding Feature – October 5, 2018

Tips for Choosing a Wedding Reception Menu

Weddings are memorable for a host of reasons. While couples remember their weddings because they mark the day they officially tied the knot, guests may remember weddings for other reasons, including the food served at the reception.

Some wedding venues are known for their stunning landscapes, while others build their reputations on unique interiors that provide unforgettable ambiance. But regardless of where weddings take place, guests are liable to discuss the food served at the reception. Guests might rave about the escargot or complain that the fish was flaky, but couples who choose reception menus wisely can go a long way toward ensuring there are more compliments than complaints once the dinner bell rings.

  • Don’t zero in on specialties. According to The Knot 2017 Real Weddings Study, a survey of nearly 13,000 brides and grooms who tied the knot in 2017, the average wedding hosted 136 guests. While couples might be tempted by specialty dishes when choosing their wedding menus, couples who are hosting dozens, if not hundreds, of guests should keep things simple.
  • Consider potential allergies. In regard to entrées, make sure guests with food allergies can choose something that won’t make them sick. According to Food Allergy Research & Education®, an organization devoted to improving the quality of life of individuals with food allergies, some common foods cause the majority of allergic reactions. Peanuts, soy, sesame, and shellfish are among the most common food allergies, according to FARE®. FARE also notes that allergies to wheat, milk and eggs are common in children. While such foods can still be served at wedding receptions, make sure to also include foods that are unlikely to trigger allergic reactions. Couples can even ask guests to inform them of any food allergies.
  • Don’t hesitate to offer a favorite food. While specialty entrées might not be a great choice, especially at large receptions where lots of mouths must be fed, a couple who has a favorite food that’s symbolic of their relationship should not hesitate to offer it during the cocktail hour. For example, a couple who met in Thailand may want to offer a favorite Thai dish.
  • Offer an elaborate dessert. The last bite guests will take is dessert, so couples who want their guests to go home raving about the food may want to offer something special after the entrées have been taken away. Some guests may not indulge, but those who do might end their nights thinking about the delicious dessert they enjoyed as the festivities drew to a close. If the dessert is especially unique, offer something more traditional alongside it for more hesitant guests.

Choosing a wedding menu should be fun. Menus should reflect not only couples’ tastes but also include some popular foods so no one goes home hungry.

SPORTZone – October 5, 2018

SPORTS CALENDAR ~ Oct. 4th – 10th, 2018

SPORTZone is a weekly feature highlighting our local varsity high school games.

* We try our best to get up-to-date game schedules for our local schools. We cannot predict cancellations due to weather and other unforeseen factors. If you know of any game changes, please contact us at mansfieldpennysaver@gamail.com or via Facebook.

Southern Tioga School District

NP-MHS Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 9 Cowanesque Valley A TBA
NP-MHS Football
Fri., Oct. 5 GAR H 7:00 PM
NP-MHS Girls Soccer
Fri., Oct. 5 Meadow Brook A 3:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 Wellsboro H 4:00 PM
NP-LHS Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Northern Potter H 4:00 PM
Sat., Oct. 6 Benten A 1:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 Towanda H 4:00 PM
NP-LHS Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Williamsport H 6:00 PM
Sat., Oct. 6 Troy Tournament A 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 9 Troy A 6:00 PM

Northern Tioga School District

CVHS Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 9 Cowanseque H 4:30 PM
CVHS Golf
Thurs., Oct. 4 PIAA Districts A 9:00 AM
CVHS Football
Fri., Oct. 5 Bucktail A 7:00 PM
WHS Girls Soccer
Mon., Oct. 8 Wellsboro A 5:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 CMVT H 4:00 PM
WHS Boys Soccer
Mon., Oct. 8 Coudersport H 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Athens A 10:00 AM
CVHS Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Canton H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Towanda H 6:00 PM
WHS Girls Volleyball
Tues., Oct. 9 NEB A 6:00 PM

Wellsboro School District

Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 9 NP-Mansfield/Wellsboro CV 4:30 PM
Golf
Mon., Oct. 8 Tyoga CC H 1:00 PM
Football
Thurs., Oct. 4 Milton-Homecoming H 7:00 PM
Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 6 Troy H 5:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 Williamson H 5:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 NP-Mansfield A 4:00 PM
Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Galeton A 7:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Galeton H 5:30 PM
Girls Volleyball
Sat., Oct. 6 Central Mnt. H 7:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 Williamsport A 7:00 PM

Troy Area School District

Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 9 Athens A 4:00 PM
Football
Fri., Oct. 5 Wyalusing A 7:00 PM
Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 6 Wellsboro A 5:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 Towanda H 4:00 PM
Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Sayre H 4:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 NEB H 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Towanda A 6:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Towanda A 7:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 Athens A 7:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 NP-Liberty H 7:00 PM

Canton Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 6 Sullivan Co. A 10:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 9 Athens/Troy/Sayre Athens 4:00 PM
Football
Fri., Oct. 5 Sayre A 7:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Cowanesque A 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Sayre H 6:00 PM

Corning-Painted Post Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 6 TBA A TBA
Football
Fri., Oct. 5 Auburn H 7:00 PM
Girls Soccer
Sat., Oct. 6 Fayetteville A 1:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 Horseheads H 7:00 PM
Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Horseheads A 4:30 PM
Girls Tennis
Thurs., Oct. 4 Horseheads A 4:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Johnson City H 7:15 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Elmira A 6:15 PM

Elmira Heights Central School District

Thomas A. Edison Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 9 Newark Valley A 4:30 PM
Thomas A. Edison Football
Sat., Oct. 6 Clyde-Savannah H 1:30 PM
Thomas A. Edison Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Oct. 4 Tioga H 6:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 10 Candor H 6:30 PM

Horseheads School District

Football
Sat., Oct. 6 Endicott H 1:30 PM
Girls Soccer
Mon., Oct. 8 Corning Painted Post A 7:00 PM
Boys Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Corning Painted Post H 4:30 PM
Sat., Oct. 6 Athens A 12:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 Maine Endwell H 5:00 PM
Girls Tennis
Thurs., Oct. 4 Corning Painted Post H 4:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Tues., Oct. 9 Vestal H 7:15 PM

Addison Central School District

Cross Country
Sat., Oct. 6 TBA A 10:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 9 Jasper-Troupsburg A 4:30 PM
Girls Soccer
Thurs., Oct. 4 Campbell-Savonna A 6:30 PM
Sat., Oct. 6 Bath Haverling A 6:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 8 TBA H 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 9 TBA H 6:30 PM
Girls Tennis
Fri., Oct. 5 Pittsford-Mendon A 4:00 PM
Girls Volleyball
Tues., Oct. 9 TBA H 5:00 PM

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SPORTZone – September 28, 2018

SPORTS CALENDAR ~ Sept. 27 – Oct. 3, 2018

SPORTZone is a weekly feature highlighting our local varsity high school games.

* We try our best to get up-to-date game schedules for our local schools. We cannot predict cancellations due to weather and other unforeseen factors. If you know of any game changes, please contact us at mansfieldpennysaver@gamail.com or via Facebook.

Southern Tioga School District

NP-MHS Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 McQuaid Invite A 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 Troy A 4:30 PM

NP-MHS Golf
Mon., Oct. 1 Tomasso’s (Athens) A 1:30 PM

NP-MHS Football
Fri., Sept. 28 Wyalusing H 7:00 PM

NP-MHS Girls Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Sayre A 4:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Muncy H 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 NEB A 4:00 PM

NP-LHS Boys Soccer
Fri., Sept. 28 Addison A 5:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Muncy H 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Williamson A 4:00 PM

NP-LHS Girls Tennis
Thurs., Sept. 27 Wellsboro H 4:00 PM
NP-LHS Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Towanda H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 NEB A 6:00 PM

Northern Tioga School District

CVHS Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 McQuaid Invite A 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 XC Cowanesque H 4:30 PM

CVHS Football
Fri., Sept. 28 Troy A 7:00 PM

WHS Girls Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Wyalusing A 4:00 PM
Sat., Sept. 29 Montgomery A 11:00 AM
Wed., Oct. 3 Sayre H 4:00 PM

WHS Boys Soccer
Fri., Sept. 28 NEB A 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 NP-Liberty H 4:00 PM

CVHS Girls Tennis
Thurs., Sept. 27 Towanda A 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Galeton H 4:00 PM

CVHS Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Sayre A 6:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Williamsport H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Williamson H 6:00 PM

WHS Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Canton H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Cowanesque A 6:00 PM

Wellsboro School District

Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 XC NEPA Invite H 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 Sayre, Sullivan Co. & Towanda H 4:30 PM

Golf
Mon., Oct. 1 Tomasso’s CC A 1:00 PM

Football
Fri., Sept. 28 Athens A 7:00 PM

Girls Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 NEB H 5:30 PM
Sat., Sept. 29 South Williamsport H 11:00 AM
Mon., Oct. 1 Jersey Shore A 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 Athens H 5:30 PM

Boys Soccer
Sat., Sept. 29 Coudersport A 11:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 Towanda A 6:00 PM

Girls Tennis
Thurs., Sept. 27 NP-Liberty A 4:00 PM
Fri., Sept. 28 John Neumann H 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Towanda H 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 St. John Neumann A 4:00 PM

Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Troy H 7:30 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Towanda A 7:30 PM

Troy Area School District

Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 2 XC Meet H 4:00 PM

Football
Fri., Sept. 28 Cowanesque H 7:00 PM

Girls Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Athens H 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 St. Josephs H 4:00 PM

Boys Soccer
Tues., Oct. 2 Galeton A 5:30 PM

Girls Volleyball
Sat., Sept. 29 Canton H 6:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Athens H 7:00 PM

Canton Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 Bloomsburg Invite A TBA

Football
Fri., Sept. 28 Muncy H 7:00 PM

Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Williamson A 6:00 PM
Sat., Sept. 29 Troy A 4:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 Wyalusing H 6:00 PM

Corning-Painted Post Area School District

Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 TBA TBA TBA
Tues., Oct. 2 Chenango & Susquehanna Horseheads 4:30 PM

Golf
Thurs., Sept. 27 Binghamton TBA 4:00 PM

Football
Sat., Sept. 29 Horseheads A 1:30 AM

Girls Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Binghamton A 7:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 Union Endicott H 7:00 PM

Boys Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Binghamton H 7:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Johnson City H 7:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Union Endicott H 7:00 PM

Girls Tennis
Fri., Sept. 28 Union Endicott H 4:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Binghamton A 5:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Horseheads A 4:00 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 Notre Dame H 4:30 PM

Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Horseheads A 7:15 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Owego A 6:30 PM

Elmira Heights Central School District

Thomas A. Edison Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 McQuaid Invite A 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 XC Cowanesque A 4:30 PM

Thomas A. Edison Football
Sat., Sept. 29 Moravia A 1:30 PM

Thomas A. Edison Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Watkins Glen A 6:30 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Newfield A 6:30 PM

Horseheads School District

Cross Country
Tues., Oct. 2 Corning Painted Post & Chenango Horseheads 4:30 PM

Golf
Thurs., Sept. 27 Ithaca TBA 4:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Binghamton A 4:00 PM

Football
Sat., Sept. 29 Corning Painted Post H 1:30 PM

Girls Soccer
Fri., Sept. 28 Ithaca A 7:00 PM
Mon., Oct. 1 Athens A 5:30 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 Binghamton A 7:00 PM

Boys Soccer
Thurs., Sept. 27 Ithaca H 5:00 PM
Sat., Sept. 29 Owego A 9:00 AM
Tues., Oct. 2 Binghamton A 7:00 PM

Girls Tennis
Thurs., Sept. 27 Maine Endwell H 4:00 PM
Fri., Sept. 28 Binghamton A 5:00 PM
Tues., Oct. 2 Corning Painted Post H 4:00 PM

Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Corning Painted Post H 7:15 PM
Wed., Oct. 3 Maine Endwell H 7:15 PM

Addison Central School District

Cross Country
Sat., Sept. 29 McQuaid Invite A 9:00 AM

Girls Soccer
Sat., Sept. 29 Bishop Kearney H 4:00 PM

Boys Soccer
Fri., Sept. 28 NP-Liberty H 6:30 PM

Girls Volleyball
Thurs., Sept. 27 Wellsville H 6:30 PM

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Penny Pets – September 2018

It’s time to vote for the cutest critter!

If you have a pet that you believe is the cutest, please submit
a picture for a chance to be Penny Pet of the Month!
Email it to mansfieldpennysaver@gmail.com, or submit it through Facebook!

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Wedding Feature – September 7, 2018

Second Marriage Guide

Taking a chance on love and marriage for the second (or third) time is certainly worthy of celebration. The Pew Research Center reports that at least four in 10 new marriages now include at least one partner who has been married before, a trend that is on the rise.

Planning a second wedding can be challenging, as individuals may be worried about proper etiquette, superstitions or meeting the expectations of others. But there are no hard rules governing second weddings. Now that couples are older and a bit more experienced, wedding planning may be met with greater enthusiasm and patience. These tips can help the process along.

  • Dress it up. Brides need not eschew white if they prefer to wear it for their second weddings. White, cream, ivory, or other shades are perfectly acceptable. Also, brides can make their gowns as lavish or as simplistic as they desire. The length and style of the dress should reflect the formality and scope of the event.
  • Make it unique. Couples who have been married before may want to set this new occasion apart from their previous weddings. Brides magazine experts suggest discussing previous celebrations and what can be done differently this time around. Couples can use this opportunity to get to know each other more intimately by personalizing their festivities.
  • Don’t feel beholden to intimate affairs. Second weddings tend to be more intimate, as guest lists tend to be smaller and couples tying the knot again may prefer more intimacy and less hustle and bustle. But couples should not avoid inviting people simply because second weddings are typically small affairs. Invite as many friends and family as you want and as your budget allows.
  • Set up a registry. Established couples may have the household basics already in place, but registries can include fun or entertaining gifts that speak to couples’ interests. These may include home theater systems, fancy cookware, athletic equipment, or even funds for travel.
  • Involve the children. Couples who have children can make them a special part of their second wedding celebrations. Kids can play any role in the ceremony, depending on their age. If the second marriage comes after an amicable divorce, couples can invite their former spouses to provide support to their children so they can feel comfortable in the wedding.
  • Be prepared. The marriage application process is similar the second time around, but additional documents, such as a divorce decree or death certificate, may be necessary. These legal documents also will be needed for men and women who intend to change their last names after getting married.

A second marriage deserves as much celebration as the first and gives couples an opportunity to express their love for each other and their appreciation to their friends and families.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Penny Pets – August 2018

It’s time to vote for the cutest critter!

If you have a pet that you believe is the cutest, please submit
a picture for a chance to be Penny Pet of the Month!
Email it to mansfieldpennysaver@gmail.com, or submit it through Facebook!

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Wedding Feature – August 3, 2018

The Origins of “Tying the Knot”

Should a person hear that a couple “tied the knot,” it’s immediately known that they got married. But just when and where does the term “tying the knot” come from?

The phrase “tying the knot” is steeped in tradition, though the origins of the phrase remain open for debate. One origin story states that tying the knot can be traced back to the Roman empire, when brides wore girdles that were tied in knots, and the groom had to eventually untie those knots to consummate the marriage.

Tying the knot also may be traced to the custom of handfasting. The marriage contract was established between a bride and a groom by joining their hands together and tying them. Although accounts vary as to whether the hands were tied only during the ceremony or later, this is believed to be an ancient Renaissance or Celtic tradition.

Others speculate that the phrase traces its origins to Hindu weddings in which brides and grooms tied a necklace of flowers as part of wedding tradition.

Yet another theory suggests that the phrase can be traced back to the knotted string that supported beds prior to the use of metal springs. Therefore, in order to make a marriage bed, couples first needed to tie the knot.

Knots also represent a difficult-to-break bond, which is why they have long been associated with marriage.

In one unity tradition, couples may braid or knot together three strands, with one representing the bride, one symbolizing the groom and the third representing God as they join together in faith.

Similarly, the phrase “getting hitched” is associated with knot-tying as well. The saying implies that two people are being tied together just like a horse is tied, or hitched, to a wagon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Penny Pets – July 2018

It’s time to vote for the cutest critter!

If you have a pet that you believe is the cutest, please submit
a picture for a chance to be Penny Pet of the Month!
Email it to mansfieldpennysaver@gmail.com, or submit it through Facebook!

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