By Emily Mayer
It was reported 100 years ago in this week’s Havre Daily Promoter that after several individuals and local civic groups worked hard to petition the Hill County Commissioners to create and fund a county agent position, the commissioners approved the measure. The Jan. 10, 1924, issue stated:
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL EMPLOY COUNTY AGENT
Provision Is Made to Secure Most Competent Man Possible and to Give Him Every Assistance
The members of the board of county commissioners in conference with representatives of the farm bureau yesterday agreed to approve a budget pro...