Nevada Daily Mail
The Vernon County Extension Council elections opened Jan 28 and will run through Feb. 6. The county extension council works with the Extension staff members in planning and making recommendations for educational programs. The Vernon County council is composed of 20 members, 16 elected and two appointed. Voting throughout the county will be by districts. Voters can only vote for candidates in their district. Vernon County is divided into two districts: Northern, north of Highway 54 and Southern, south of Highway 54. Anyone 18 and older is eligible to vote. Ballot boxes have been placed at the following locations:
Extension Center -- Nevada
Farm Bureau -- Nevada
Farm Service Agency -- Nevada
University of Missouri Extension offers educational programs in such categories as agriculture, home economics, business and industry, community development, youth development and 4-H, and various continuing education courses, seminars and workshops.
The University of Missouri System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and nondiscriminatory relative to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Vietnam-era veteran.