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NC Co-ops Were Center Stage at the National Annual Meeting

Roanoke Electric’s Curtis Wynn was elected national board president

Bright Ideas Educational Grants Set Record in 2018

Co-ops awarded $675,000 to K-12 teachers last year

Co-op Linemen Advance Skills at Nash Community College

10 co-op employees earned advanced certificates covering line construction and safety standards

NC Co-op Linemen Volunteer for Brighter World Initiative

13 linemen from seven electric co-ops will bring electricity to a remote Bolivian village

The Work of a Lineman

A 12-year-old’s ode to her grandfather’s work on the lines

NC’s Wynn Elected to Lead National Board

The Roanoke Electric Cooperative CEO was elected board president in March

Electricity is Increasingly the ‘Fuel’ of Choice

A new report projects electricity demand to surge by 2040

An Outlet for Energy Savings

Energy-saving wall outlets are effective and easy to install

Co-op Leaders Rally in Raleigh to Meet with Legislators

Co-ops discussed issues important to members and their communities

NC Meter School Tackles Grid Tech

A long-standing conference keeps meter and substation experts in the know

Burn Center Pioneer Dies at Age 103

John Stackhouse founded the center with electric co-ops nearly 40 years ago

Co-op Kenan Fellows Hit the Court

Educators were recognized for their achievements at an NC State basketball game

Crisis Counseling Available to Hurricane Florence Victims

Call the Hope 4 NC Hotline for more information