The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 3 Jul 2015 05:09:06 EDTFri, 3 Jul 2015 05:09:06 EDT it first: Books becoming movies this summer of my all-time favorite movies is the 1962 classic "To Kill a Mockingbird," starring Gregory Peck and Mary Badham.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTFarewell, Hamilton County of the Week: "Two Hearts in 3/4 Time" by The Avalanches It feels strange to say, but I'm leaving Webster City. As of today, my time with The Daily Freeman-Journal has come to a close. Soon, my time with Hamilton County will end as well.Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTGardening and weight loss you ever felt embarrassed in a bathing suit? No worries, most all of us have at one time or another. If you would rather not sit on the beach in shorts and a t-shirt, I would like to share ways gardening can help you get back in shap.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTSpreading out for fishing success're into the summer bite! For most species of fish, the spawn is over and the predator fish have one thing on their mind: Food! Their only concern for the rest of the summer is eating.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTEb's political dilemma rusty Studebaker pickup parked in front of the lumberyard told me that my dogmatic buddy Ebeneezer Griper was nearby. As I entered the lumberyard office I could hear Eb pontificating on politics.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT