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Unclaimed Capital Credits

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Posted on Jul 31, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative is requesting your assistance in locating these members so they can receive the refunds due to them. These former members’ refunds were returned “undeliverable” by the U.S. Postal Service. Their names are listed below. If you recognize a name on the list, notify the person. If the person is deceased, let… Continue reading.

Youth Tour: Trip of a lifetime

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Posted on Jul 31, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

Youth Tour is an annual weeklong trip in June awarded by PPEC that includes visits to many famous sites in Washington, D.C., and meetings with the students’ congressional representatives. PPEC delegates Adrienne Rosswurm and Madelyn Lamb met with about 1,800 students nationwide to develop leadership skills, learn about co-ops, and create lasting friendships. Stops along… Continue reading.

Celebrating 81 years

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Posted on Jul 31, 2018 in Orange County REMC

The members of Orange County REMC gathered on June 8 for the annual meeting at Paoli Junior-Senior High School. “This year marks Orange County REMC’s 81st year striving to go the extra mile to bring value and improve our members’ and communities’ quality of life,” said Eugene Roberts, while presiding over the meeting as board… Continue reading.

Local students travel and learn

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Posted on Jul 31, 2018 in Orange County REMC

Several students from the Orange County REMC service territory recently had a chance to experience learning like never before even when school was out for the summer. Touchstone Energy Camp Four local students attended the three-day Touchstone Energy Camp and experienced horseback riding, rock climbing, swimming, archery and campfires, along with learning about electrical safety…. Continue reading.

Patoka Lake Cleanup Day

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Orange County REMC

Please help restore Patoka Lake’s shoreline to its natural state of beauty and cleanliness for wildlife safety and water quality. Cleanup Day is Aug. 25 from 8 to 11 a.m. Lunch will immediately follow. Meet at the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Office, 4512 N. Cuzco Road S., next to the dam/spillway to receive supplies… Continue reading.

Your chance to win $50!

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Orange County REMC

Orange County REMC members who pay their electric bills using any of the following automated systems will be entered in a drawing to win $50. Eligible payment methods include: Online at www.myremc.coop Bank draft IVR (by calling 855-865-2229) Recurring credit or debit card Congratulations to last quarter’s winner — Paul and Candice Byrn of Paoli!

Member says ‘thank you’

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Orange County REMC

Last month, Orange County REMC received this kind note from member Charles Carr: Last week, my wife, Connie, was going to work. She must work to buy the medicine that I require since my stroke in 2013. Connie experienced a flat tire on our 2001 Volvo while driving on State Hwy. 37 E. With me… Continue reading.

Review of the 2018 Annual Meeting

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Orange County REMC

Director elections, entertainment by Kirby Stailey, briefings from the directors and employees of Orange County REMC and drawings for door prizes were on the agenda for the cooperative’s annual meeting on June 8. Nearly 800 people attended the meeting at Paoli Junior-Senior High School. The feedback we continue to get on the venue is overwhelming… Continue reading.

Camp = education and fun

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Noble REMC

Bucket trucks, zip lines and rowboats are what students will remember from their time spent at Touchstone Energy Camp this summer. Noble REMC sponsored three students —Bryce Millhouse and Austin Schuman, both from Avilla Elementary School, and Grant Lake from St. Mary’s Catholic School — to travel to Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana, for four… Continue reading.

Beating the peak

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Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Noble REMC

Most of us don’t think twice about electricity. We plug something in or switch something on and the current flowing through the wall does what we need. However, obtaining power and delivering it to your home or business is not quite so simple. It becomes even more challenging during the warmest and most humid days… Continue reading.