The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 23 Aug 2014 11:13:54 EDTSat, 23 Aug 2014 11:13:54 EDT the heat popular contest at RVTV last year is set to bring back the heat at this year's event on Sept. 8. Randy Wunschel and Holly Irvin are inviting the public to take part in a chili cookoff held on the evening of the event.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTAn enterprising family's Note: This article is part of a monthly series on the history of Webster City and Hamilton County, written by local historian, Nancy Kayser. George and Malinda Smisor were the parents of five mechanically gifted sons.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTReports of big snake circulate and speculation about an large snake loose at Briggs Woods Park have been circulating through the community via social media and word of mout.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTCommittee reviews social host survey recent questionnaire on the social host ordinance was reviewed at Tuesday's meeting of the he Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant, SPF SIG, committee.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTReady to ride Tour de Webster Bicycle Race and Ride returns for its 25th year on Sunday. Webster City Recreation and Public Grounds Director Kent Harfst said dozens of bikers are expected to join in the event this weekend. The race and ride begins at 1 p.m.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT