Freeman Academy/Marion's Titus Roesler and Thaniel Schroeder, both center, wait for the gun to begin the 5,000-meter Region 3B cross-country race at Valley View Golf Course on a cold Thursday, Oct. 11.
Oct. 7-13 is National Newspaper Week. This column was written by David Bordewy, executive director of South Dakota Newspaper Association, which represents the 125 weekly and daily newspapers in the state.
There is no school at Freeman Public Monday, Oct. 8 because of Native American Day, but there is a meeting of the Freeman School Board set to start at 7 p.m. at the junior-senior high school. The agenda is posted on the front door.
With Saturday, Oct. 6 turning into a beaituful fall day, farmers took advantage by harvesting corn near Freeman. This photo was taken south of town in the evening — one day before rain is expected across the area.