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Smith named new CEO of Union Rural Electric

Smith The Union Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., (URE) board of trustees has announced that it has selected longtime staff member Anthony Smith, VP engineering, operations, and Honda affairs, to succeed...

Mid-Ohio Energy celebrates new headquarters

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, left, presents Mid-Ohio Energy board chair Gene McCluer with a flag flown over the U.S. Capitol at the cooperative's dedication for their new Kenton headquarters. A crowd of more than...

Paulding Putnam raises $160K for honor flight

PPEC CEO George Carter (above, fourth from left) assists local veterans in the laying of a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) employees recently raised...

LMRE board stops to smell the orchids on system tour

LMRE trustees Brenda Wolfe, Judy Pickworth, and Kathy Fox show off orchids from Green Circle Growers, one of the co-ops largest loads. The Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative (LMRE) board of trustees...

McCallister joins OEC as managing editor of Country Living

McCallister Jeff McCallister assumed the reins as managing editor of Country Living last week. McCallister most recently served as the assistant director of internal communications and editor of...

Thousands visit OEC Education Center at Farm Science Review

South Central Power's live electrical safety demonstration was one of several popular returning features of the Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Education Center at this year's Farm Science Review. Trustees...

OEC welcomes Castaneda-Dominguez, Torres

Castaneda-Dominguez, Torres Two Columbus high school students have joined the Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives team for the 2016-17 school year. Mariana Castaneda-Dominguez and Jose Torres, freshmen at...

Adams Rural Electric annual meeting celebrates success

Adams Rural Electric Cooperative’s members re-elected board members William Seaman, M. Dale Grooms, and John Wickerham to three-year terms. Adams Rural Electric Cooperative (Adams REC) held its 76th...

URE’s Yoder receives NRECA Regional Service Award

Union Rural Electric Cooperative (URE) CEO Roger Yoder, left, accepted the NRECA Regional Service Award from NRECA CEO Jim Matheson, right, on Thursday during the NRECA Regions 1 and 4 Meeting in Grand...

Latta discusses industry issues at Paulding Putnam breakfast

Congressman Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, visited with Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative CEO George Carter and co-op members at PPEC's ACRE Co-op Owners for Political Action Breakfast. More than 70 ACRE...