March 18, 2005
LANCASTER - Laura Ray, 24, speaks her mind openly about her intentions for getting kids involved in 4-H. "I think that when kids are responsible for raising and growing something from a young age, they are instilled with a different kind of respect and it shows," Ray said. Originally from Ohio, Ray just started her new job as a Garrard County extension agent on Monday. She jumped right in. "I am excited about focusing on leadership and communication, two parts of the six-part 4-H curriculum that we'll be teaching.