Three Area 4H Members Place Well In State Speaking Contest

Three Livingston County 4H members placed in the top three of the State 4H Speaking contest.  39 youths representing 20 counties competed in several speaking categories, including traditional prepared speaking, extemporaneous speaking, technology-assisted speeches, and interpretation. Three Livingston County participants from Hale Happy Hustlers 4-H Club placed. They include: Alyssa Harris, second place – Intermediate Technology-Assisted Speaking. Rayanna Harris, second […]

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Extension Programs Postponed – Including 4H

The University of Missouri Extension program, including the 4H program, is postponing activities in the local counties and communities.  Livingston County Extension Director Shawn Murphy says activities are postponed through May 15th. Many of the youth have been working on their fair projects, so I asked Murphy what this will mean for the Livingston County Fair. The Livingston County Fair […]

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Leap Into The Soup Supper Fun and Games – Extension Fundraiser

The Livingston County Extension and Livingston County 4H clubs invite you to a special event on Leap Day, February 29th.  The “Leap Into The Soup Supper Fun and Games” event will be held at the Jenkins Building of the Livingston County Fair Grounds.  Extension Director Shaun Murphy says this is a cooperative fundraiser for the Livingston County Extension Council. A […]

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Friend of 4H Awards Presented

The Livingston County 4H held its annual recognition event that included honoring community members.  Livingston County Extension Director and Youth Development Specialist Shawn Murphy says three community members were selected this year to receive the Friend of 4H award. The recognition event kicks off the annual 4H Week.  Murphy will talk more about 4H Week on Wednesday.

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Livingston County Fair Entry Deadline Extended

The deadline to register your entries for the Livingston County Fair was May 31st, but Fair Board member Beth Weidner says that has been extended. Due to flood-related phone and internet outages, road closures and system difficulties, the Fairboard and Extension Staff have extended the deadline to enter animal and building projects and shooting sports events.  The NEW DEADLINE for […]

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