The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 17 Sep 2014 13:36:16 EDTWed, 17 Sep 2014 13:36:16 EDT Veterans power WCHS, duo takes SH to 5th-place results CITY - Surrounded by a trio of Dallas Center-Grimes runners, Webster City senior Jacob Perin couldn't see any of his teammates as he completed the first mile at Monday's 34th Ballard Invitational, but he knew they weren't far behin.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTGIRLS: WCHS lacks aggression, SH survives being short-handed - Tony Bussan proved to his Webster City girls' cross country team that coach knows best during Monday's 34th Ballard Invitational at the Ballard Golf and Country Club.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPREP BRIEFS: football, cross country HOMECOMING NEWS: Northeast Hamilton will celebrate its final homecoming Friday night and the school would like the stands to be packed. Friday's 7 p.m. football game against Ankeny Christian will be free admission.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTIowa staring at a painful season unless Ferentz scraps predictability've never had a root canal. I've never been asked by a doctor to turn my head and cough. I've never had to endure a Taylor Swift concert. So to say I can truly comprehend what real pain and real misery are isn't necessarily true.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTUNLEASH THE BEAST CITY - Gavin Dinsdale's pants were caked in mud. His jersey looked like it was an extra size bigger, although he's lucky it wasn't in shreds with how often it was ripped at in an effort to slow him down.Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT