Douglas County Extension Council elected officers and board members during its annual meeting in November.
Officers for 2008 are: Doug Gaston, chairman; Bob Rhoton, vice chairman; Janna Dunbar, treasurer; and Jennifer Mitchell, secretary. Other board members elected were Chris Durflinger, Paul Groundwater, Mark Rainey, Luke Ulrich and Kristy Wempe.
The Extension Council's "Certificate of Appreciation" was given to David and Aliene Bieber for their years of service.
The following people retiring from the Extension Council received recognition certificates: Gary Price, Frank Male, Myrna Hartford, Lori Queen, Carolyn Crawford, Sherri Brown, Kelly Randall and Lyn Chance.