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Getting organized

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Posted on Apr 29, 2018 in DIY

By Scott and Heather Limeberry Spring cleaning season is upon us, and for many people that means more than scrubbing and scouring. It also means clearing out clutter and reorganizing problem areas in their homes. A big part of organization anywhere in the house is being able to easily locate and get to the things… Continue reading.

May 2018 Product Recalls

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Posted on Apr 29, 2018 in Product Recalls

Kidde recalls dual sensor smoke alarms Kidde has recalled dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms – models PI2010 and PI9010. A yellow cap left on during manufacturing can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the alarm’s ability to detect smoke. The alarms were sold at Menards, The Home Depot, Walmart and other… Continue reading.

May 2018 — Product Picks

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Posted on Apr 29, 2018 in Product Picks

By Jayne Cannon May brings flowers, and you should give them to your mother. She deserves them — and at least one of these mama-perfect gifts. Wine down Looking to relax with a glass of wine, stressed moms don’t need to struggle with a stubborn cork. The Pampered Chef Electric Wine Bottle Opener makes it… Continue reading.

Indiana Eats — Pappy’s Bar-B-Que

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Posted on Apr 29, 2018 in Indiana Eats

When ribs, pork, chicken and brisket are carefully rubbed with a secret blend of spices and are slow cooked over hickory wood for up to 14 hours, something magical happens. They emerge as smokehouse masterpieces. At Pappy’s Bar-B-Que, an Old West-inspired eatery in Brazil, Indiana, you can enjoy the succulent meaty rewards of a painstaking… Continue reading.

March board meeting summary

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Feb. 23 board meeting. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and administrative assistant Lisa Hinton. Also present were accountant Amy Ramsey and Joe Boesing, CPA with Monroe Shine. The Feb. 23 board meeting… Continue reading.

Meet our Youth Tour representatives

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

Southern Indiana Power is sponsoring three students on the Indiana Youth Tour June 7-14. Youth Tour provides young Hoosiers the opportunity to visit the nation’s capital, learn about government, experience American history and gain a better understanding about their electric cooperative and government.  Steve Seibert, president/CEO of Southern Indiana Power, said a delegation of 102… Continue reading.

The power behind your power

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

As we saw April come and go, it brought with it the showers that produced our lovely spring flowers. It also heralded the beginning of a potentially stormy season that can inherently include power outages. While Southern Indiana Power strives to provide reliable electric service to our members, there are times when Mother Nature has… Continue reading.

Your board of director candidates

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Orange County REMC

District 3 (incumbent)  Danny Easterday is the director for District 3. He is a lifelong resident of Orange County and has served as REMC director of District 3 for the past 27 years.  He’s completed the required courses to earn the Credentialed Cooperative Director Certification. Easterday is a graduate of Purdue University with a bachelor’s degree… Continue reading.

Project Update: 2018

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Orange County REMC

As some members have witnessed firsthand, Orange County REMC has already been busy in 2018.   Earlier this year, we began construction of the tie line from the Spring Mill substation to the Chaillaux substation, with activity down Parks Implement Road and Burton Cemetery Road. This is a very large project, with more than four… Continue reading.

Steps to building an energy-efficient home

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Harrison REMC

When considering building a new home, people will hear contractors make statements like, “I build to meet Indiana’s building codes.” While that sounds good, Indiana’s building codes are the minimum standards that all homes must meet in order to comply with the law. Indiana’s building codes do not result in the most comfortable, energy-efficient or… Continue reading.

Leave the driving to us!

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Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Findlay Market: June 27 Leave at 7 a.m. and return at 7 p.m. ● Cost: $35 Findlay Market is Ohio’s oldest continuously operated public market and one of Cincinnati’s most cherished institutions, welcoming more than a million visitors a year. Located just  blocks from downtown in Over-the-Rhine, a dense historic neighborhood rich in 19th century… Continue reading.