Freeman Community Center
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following was written by Courier editor and publisher Jeremy Waltner, with the italicized text contributed by Lyle Preheim.
One hundred and twenty years ago, serious talks were underway by Mennonite congregations living in the larger Freeman community about establishing a college to train teachers for the growing number of country schools in the area.
As a new year dawns, here's a look back on Freeman's Main Street as it was in 1953.
John Tschetter, 76, of Bridgewater, S.D., passed away on Dec. 29 at the Diamond Care Center in Bridgewater.
Clean up from the recent winter storm continues on the final day of 2019; here, snow is pushed aside and piled up behind Saarie Auto Body.
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