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Bell retires from Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives

Craig Grooms, Dave Bell, and Pat O'Loughlin celebrated Bell's 24 years of service to Ohio co-ops at a farewell lunch on April 8. Dave Bell, statistician/analyst at Ohio's Electric Cooperatives, wrapped up...

Pioneer focuses on member and co-op health at annual meeting

(from left) Orville Bensman, Colleen Renee Riggs Eidemiller and Mark Bailey were elected to the Pioneer Board of Trustees. Pioneer Electric Cooperative held its Cooperative Spirit Day and 80th Annual...

Paulding Putnam celebrates strong year of service

(from left) Jay Dangler, Steve McMichael and William Dowler were elected to the Paulding Putnam Board of Trustees at the co-op's annual meeting. Two new members were elected to the board of trustees of...

Darke Rural Electric kicks off annual meeting season

Jack Kitchel, right, chairman of the Darke REC Board of Trustees, thanks retiring trustee Judith Fasnacht for her many years of service to the cooperative. Approximately 325 members and guests attended the...

South Central Power Foundation awards $182K in grants and scholarships

Twenty-four civic, educational and charitable organizations received a combined $89,000 in grants from the South Central Power Foundation in January. The Foundation receives funding through the cooperative's...

URE demo featured at Ohio Safety Congress & Expo

URE safety demo Union Rural Electric Cooperative (URE) Safety and Loss Control Coordinator Robert McClintock, center in photo above, led a live safety demo on March 10 at the Ohio Safety Congress &...

Latta addresses energy issues at Hancock-Wood Legislative Meeting

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta (R-Bowling Green) discusses energy policy at the Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative Legislative Meeting. U.S. Rep. Bob Latta and state Rep. Tim Brown discussed regulatory issues...

Calvert joins power generation team

Calvert Brian Calvert has joined Ohio's Electric Cooperatives as operations and maintenance manager. Calvert brings with him several years of plant knowledge and experience with American Electric Power....

URE’s Aquillo discusses CPP, energy efficiency on radio program

Aquillo Mike Aquillo, vice president of member services and community development at Union Rural Electric (URE), was the featured guest on a recent episode of Ag Today on WQTT 1270 in Marysville. On the...

Pelletier joins Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives IT staff

Pelletier Alex Pelletier joined Ohio's Electric Cooperatives this week as a programmer/analyst and IT support professional. Pelletier will provide technical support for application development of...