A sign is made up and ready to go in the hallway of Freeman Elementary in advance of the footbal season-opener tonight, Friday, Aug. 17. The Canistota/Freeman Pride will host Menno/Marion in Canistota beginning at 7 p.m.
Lester Schroeder, 95, of Sioux Falls, S.D., passed away on Aug. 15 at Sanford hospital. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 20 at Walter Funeral Home in Freeman. Visitation will be on Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m.
Melroy Hofer, 71, of Bridgewater, S.D., passed away on Aug. 14 at Sanford in Sioux Falls. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. at Mitchell Wesleyan Church. Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Fresh tomatoes is one example of the many varieties of produce and other goods available at the Freeman Farmers Market, which takes place every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the parking lot of the Freeman Shopping Center.