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A path of service: from Youth Tour to state government

Students on the 1983 Ohio Youth Tour rest on the Capitol steps. For 38 years, the Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., has given high school students a unique perspective on our...

Ohio cooperatives look forward to 2017

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Last year at this time, I provided you with our 2016 cooperative to-do list. As we begin 2017, I’ll take a moment to reflect on the past...

Our mission is constant

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives As 2016 comes to a close, we can look back on a year dominated by competing political ideas, which led to a close and contentious election....

Energy and the next president

President-elect Donald Trump (Credit: Nicholas Kamm, Getty Images) Donald J. Trump was elected as the next president of the United States last month, capturing victories in 30 states and a commanding...

Be aware, be involved, and be thankful

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Another important election day has arrived. Some view the election as historic. Some are passionate about candidates and issues, and others...

Operation Round Up

Kathy Fleenor, a pediatric physical therapist from the early-intervention division of Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities, helps Lucas walk on the infant treadmill for the first...

Rounding up support for our communities

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives National Cooperative Month has been celebrated in October for more than half a century. This year’s theme, “Cooperatives Build,”...

Climbing for a cause

The Rhodes family (from left — Steve, Tami, Samantha, and Nick) has been hiking and involved in outdoor excursions for years. Always ready for an adventure, the Rhodes family is pictured above during a 2012...

To the polls!

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Just as summer winds down and the afternoons are cooling off, this year’s election cycle is heating up (who thought it could get any...

A co-op success story

Blazing hot days in August, bone-chilling cold days in February — what do those weather extremes have to do with the cost of electricity? More than the bottom line on your electric bill. Explaining the...