The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

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April 26, 2014

Extension celebration scheduled

ENID, Okla. — Woods County Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service office will have a come-and-go reception May 1 celebrating the 100th anniversary of Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service.

The reception will be 3:30-4:40 p.m. May 1 in the lobby of the Woods County Courthouse, 407 Government St. in Alva. Cooperative Extension refers to the cooperative funding from county, state and federal budgets to supply educational information to agriculture producers, Family and Consumer Sciences groups and 4-H youth in every county in Oklahoma.  

Woods County has had a proud tradition of dedicated extension professionals and staff. Don Wearmouth and Bob LeValley were long-time extension agriculture agents and will be the honored guests at the reception to reflect on the educational programming of years past.

In addition, 4-H Alumni members and Oklahoma Home and Community Education members with 50 and 60 years of community service will outline their accomplishments and changes over the years.

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