Courtney Metzger, Author at Indiana Connection

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An important spoke in the wheel

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Posted on Mar 07, 2021 in Bartholomew County REMC

If when walking through the co-op office you hear fingers vigorously tapping on a computer’s number keys or paper shooting out of a printer, you are most likely near our accounting department. Working diligently under deadlines, these employees process payroll and accounts payable, keep track of inventory, and gather financial data that your board of… Continue reading.

Lineworkers: The heart of our cooperative

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Posted on Jan 30, 2021 in Bartholomew County REMC

Recognized as one of the most dangerous professions in the United States, lineworkers are known for their strong physical endurance and mental toughness. Every day, 10 of these skilled professionals at BCREMC help deliver electrical power from our substations into your homes, farms, and businesses. Being a lineworker is a physically demanding job — partly… Continue reading.

Trimming trees keeps power on

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Posted on Jan 09, 2021 in Bartholomew County REMC

Often during this pandemic, I have been struck by what an incredible team we have here at Bartholomew County REMC. I am extremely grateful for all our employees do, which includes serving our members on nights and weekends and in tough conditions, such as storms. They make a loyal commitment to be here for the… Continue reading.

Capital Credits on their way to you

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Posted on Dec 06, 2020 in Bartholomew County REMC

It’s that time of year for you to get the credit you deserve for sustaining your local electric cooperative. Within a few days, we will be printing capital credit checks to members who received electric service during the years of 1994 and 1995.  Bartholomew County REMC will retire $360,280 from 1994. You will also receive… Continue reading.

Our community is strong

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Posted on Oct 06, 2020 in Bartholomew County REMC

As an electric cooperative, our top priority is always to provide reliable, affordable energy to you, the members we serve. Because we are a co-op, our mission is to enrich the lives of our members and serve the long-term interests of our local community. This mission has never been more critical than in recent months…. Continue reading.

Annual meeting goes virtual

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Posted on Jul 31, 2020 in Bartholomew County REMC

The Annual Meeting is one of our favorite events of the year, but protecting the health and well-being of Bartholomew County REMC’s members, employees and board of directors comes first. There are just too many uncertainties brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic right now, so we made the tough decision to transition our Annual Meeting… Continue reading.

Helping You In This Difficult Time

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Posted on Jul 06, 2020 in Bartholomew County REMC

As a member-owned, not-for-profit electric cooperative, Bartholomew County REMC is different than other utilities, because you – our members – are at the center of everything we do. With the COVID-19 pandemic, many in our community are facing financial difficulties. Our mission “to enrich the wellbeing of our membership and community” has given us a… Continue reading.