Job Posting: Office Secretary

University of Missouri Extension in Ray County is accepting applications for an full time office secretary. Detailed position description and application can be found by clicking the links below or in person at the extension office 1015 W Royal St, Richmond. Questions regarding this position contact Katie Neuner at 816-776-6961, 660-584-6128 or neunercm@missouri.edu

Position Description: University Extension Secretary (PDF)

Application for Employment (PDF)

There Goes the Sun — Solar Eclipse, August 21, 2017

Much of Ray County will witness a complete solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.  Hundreds of people travel around the globe to catch a full solar eclipse. You just have to go outside! 

The Ray County Extension Office is sold out of sun-safe eclipse glasses. 

The Ray County Museum & Genealogical Library is hosting an event on August 21 to commemorate the eclipse. Please visit the Ray County Museum & Genealogical Library website for more details.

 

Congratulations 4-H Hall of Fame Inductees

Forty-six Missourians will be inducted into the Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Center on the State Fair Community College campus in Sedalia. Kenneth and Marjorie Jenkins of Ray County are among the volunteer leaders nominated to the 4-H Hall of Fame by our 4-H Council. Congratulations!

Your community classroom

MU Extension is the University of Missouri’s classroom in Ray County. We connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities. MU Extension in Ray County is your one-stop source for practical education and information on almost anything.

MU Extension partners with the New Ray Commission and other local organizations to provide education, information and services that meet people’s needs. The elected and appointed members of the Ray County Extension Council provide guidance in identifying those needs to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive.

Whether it’s resources for yourself or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you.

Local Volunteer Receives State Recognition

Kim Zimmerman is recognized for her years of service to 4-H. Read the full story

Focus on Kids

2017 Ray County Parent Education Program Schedule — 8th Circuit

All classes will be held from 2:30-5:00 at the Ray County Extension Center, Eagleton Civic Center, 1015 W. Royle Street, Richmond, MO 64085. The cost is $35 per person. Pre-registration is required, to register contact:  Circuit Clerk, 816-776-2235, 100 W Main St Ste 22, Richmond, MO 64085.  FOCUS on KIDS contact:  Jessica Trussell, 660-646-0811.

2017 dates: February 28; April 25; June 27; August 29; October 10; December 12

If your case is being heard in Ray County, contact the Circuit Court in this county. If your case is being heard in another county or out-of-sate, and you wish to take one of the classes listed above, contact:  Jessica Trussell at the Livingston County University of Missouri Extension 660-646-0811 or email: trussellj@missouri.edu.