Velda Holzwarth, age 89, of Freeman, S.D., passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2017 at Freeman Regional Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 2, at Zion Reformed Church, Menno, S.D., with Rev.
The Freeman Courier toy drive — the Community Toy Box — is winding down. Dozens of toys have already been delivered to the Courier office and more will be accepted until 8 p.m. this week Friday, Dec. 1.
Freeman Academy senior Annie Carlson has been named to the 2017 Tri-Valley Conference All-Conference First Team for her play on the volleyball court this past fall. Carlson was a hitter for the Freeman Academy/Marion Bearcats.