This shows the former Freeman Public School building shortly after it was built on Wipf Street in 1925 — two years after a fire destroyed the school building that had been located on what is today Lions Park.
Sam Thompson shovels a sidewalk in front of his parent's Freeman home Friday morning, Feb. 9. Light but persistent snow fell for much of the day on Thursday and into the overnight hours, leaving about 5 inches across the community.
Alma Martha Hofer was born on the family farm by Bridgewater, S.D. to Jacob J. and Maggie (Mendel) Hofer on Nov. 24, 1931. She passed away at Freeman Medical Center on Jan. 29, 2018 with her daughter Marilyn by her side.