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Board meeting highlights

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Posted on Jun 05, 2022 in Miami-Cass REMC

March 2022 Counted seven board members attending. Attorney Jeremy Fetty also attended via teleconference. Jim Savage presented the WVPA report. Fetty presented the legal report. Rob Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. Financial report given by Schwartz. January monthly operating, member services and safety reports were reviewed… Continue reading.

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Navigating the new economy

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Posted on Jun 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Costs are rising all around us and, like electric cooperatives across the nation, LaGrange County REMC is feeling the financial pinch. Prior to all the current economic fluctuations, our electric rates stayed remarkably stable for years. In fact, the last time LaGrange County REMC increased our base rates was 2012. We did increase our facility… Continue reading.

Investing in our youth

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Posted on Jun 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

LaGrange County REMC is proud to announce the recipients of its 2022 scholarships. The cooperative awarded three $1,000 scholarships to help students in our community further their education. To be eligible, the recipients’ parents or guardians must be members of LaGrange County REMC. Candidates were judged based on grade point average, a short autobiography, and… Continue reading.

Power Moves rebate awarded

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Posted on Jun 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Perkins Twin Creek Farms recently received a rebate from LaGrange County REMC’s Power Moves program. The farm installed six new robotic milking devices to help automate its milking operation. Pictured, from left to right, are Jake Taylor, energy advisor at LaGrange County REMC, and Jason Perkins and Mitch Perkins, Perkins Twin Creek Farms. To learn… Continue reading.

Spare change making a difference

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Posted on Jun 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

It’s spare change that makes a big difference. Thanks to participating Operation Round Up members for allowing their bills to be rounded-up each month to the nearest dollar. Since the beginning of the program in January 2002, over $615,000 has been given back to our community. The money has been used by organizations who serve… Continue reading.

Running for election

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Posted on Jun 04, 2022 in Jay County REMC

Seven Jay County REMC members submitted valid signed petitions to run for seats on the board of directors. This year, the REMC offers voting both at the cooperative AND at the annual meeting on July 14. District 3 Kent Homan (incumbent) is a lifelong resident of Jay County. He is a graduate of Jay County… Continue reading.