The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 4 May 2015 03:58:25 EDTMon, 4 May 2015 03:58:25 EDT parsimonious friend, Eb Griper a nearly an hour of coffee, breakfast and conversation with my cantankerous old buddy, Eb Griper, it was time to go. I left a couple of dollar bills for a tip and, out of the corner of my eye, I saw Eb throw down a dime.Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTA favorite sign of spring is your favorite sign of spring? How do you know this lovely season has finally arrived? Maybe it's the green grass that's been mowed most everywhere, or the beautiful crab apple trees that are bloo.Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTA legacy of caring feel fortunate to have known Myra Maxon. She was a one-woman tour-de-force when it came to serving the community. I first met Myra when she was getting ready to marry Max Maxon. Max was my first boss, my mentor and a great friend.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTWalking along the wildflowers of the Week: "Heel Turn 2" by The Mountain Goats Spring always sneaks up on me. By March, I'm worn out of hoping that a few days of warmer weather will stick. Then, April showers push me indoors.Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTHardening off plants be tough has arrived, and so have plants and flowers in garden centers and nurseries. Folks are excited to purchase these gorgeous new plants and hurry plant them in the garden or display pots.Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT