Extension director Jim Patton will retire Friday.
A retirement reception from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Webster County Extension office will offer pork burger, chips, drink and cookies.
Patton is director of Region 7 for ISU Extension, which includes Hamilton, Humboldt, Webster and Wright counties. He was Webster County Extension director for 14 years before that. The reception is open to the public.
Contributions for the "What I've Learned from Jim" scrapbook PowerPoint may be dropped off to Audra Fisher at the office, 217 S. 25th St., Suite C-12, by Monday - including photos, quotes or sentiments, whether serious or humorous.