The Freeburg School Board, who are elected representatives, voted to retain the name “Midgets.” How can you change all the signs, diplomas, yearbooks, T-shirts and sweatshirts without some kind of compensation?
You who want to change the name are outsiders. What do we change the name to, the “Hobbits,” “Little People,” “Little Giants,” “Munchkins” or “Leprechauns?” We would have to pay royalties for these names.
Who are the bullies? Outsiders who don’t live here and want to change 82 years? Stay away from Freeburg. We are the Midgets. Do we come to your town and try to change you or your town and bully you?