Keith Mathews, Author at Indiana Connection

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Building for the Future

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Posted on Apr 06, 2021 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Southeastern Indiana REMC has a mission “to safely provide reliable electricity and diversified services to the members and communities we serve.” We also have a vision, of “improving the quality of life in southeast Indiana.” These are the goals of the team at Southeastern Indiana REMC. Everyone from the board of directors to the newest… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

Committed to a co-op culture for all

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Over the years, you’ve heard me expound on why and how Southeastern Indiana REMC is different — because we’re a cooperative. Our business model sets us apart from other utilities because we adhere to seven guiding cooperative principles that reflect core values of honesty, transparency, equity, inclusiveness and service to the greater good of the… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

The plans

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Posted on Jan 10, 2021 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Jeremiah 29:11, “For I know the plans I have for you” declared the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”  We may not know what this new year holds, or even what tomorrow will bring, but we continue to plan to build a brighter… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

It’s time to winterize

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Posted on Nov 04, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

November signals the end of autumn and reminds us that winter is just around the corner. Daylight Saving Time has ended, causing us to set our clocks back an hour to standard time. The leaves have changed color, and many have already fallen from the trees.  The air is cool and crisp, and we’ve put… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

Co-op membership matters

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Posted on Oct 08, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

October is a pretty special month for Southeastern Indiana REMC because it is National Co-op Month. Being a member of a co-op is special because you are also an owner. You own a stake in our business, and just like any stakeholder, there are many benefits to your membership.   One of the most important… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

Celebrating 81 years of service

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Posted on Sep 01, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Join us for Southeastern Indiana REMC’s virtual annual meeting on Thursday, Oct. 1, on the cooperative’s Facebook page.  The 2020 annual meeting theme is “New and Emerging Technology.” We are excited to tell you about our strategic plan for the organization and share some details about the products and programs we’ve been working on and… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

We’re here to help you save

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Posted on Jul 07, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Southeastern Indiana REMC is here for you and given the challenging times we’ve all experienced the last few months, I’d like to share some information and ideas to help you save energy and money.   Summer is a great time to conduct an energy audit of your home and identify ways to boost energy efficiency…. Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

Our ‘New Normal’

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Posted on Jun 07, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

COVID-19 has affected us like nothing we’ve experienced in this lifetime. We’ve undergone social distancing, schools across the nation have closed, jobs have been lost, incomes affected, and so much more. As our nation takes steps to recover, it has become clear that we will be embracing a “new normal” in our daily lives. Although… Continue reading.

Keith Mathews

Reflect and Honor

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Posted on May 06, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

While enjoying various Memorial Day festivities this month, I hope you will join me in pausing to reflect on the sacrifices of our country’s veterans and their families. I am especially thankful for those who gave the ultimate sacrifice so that we can enjoy the freedoms their service affords us in this great country of… Continue reading.

Celebrating 81 years of service

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Posted on Mar 09, 2020 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Join us for Southeastern Indiana REMC’s annual meeting on Saturday, March 28, at South Ripley High School in Versailles, Indiana. The 2020 annual meeting theme is “New and Emerging Technology.” We are excited to tell you about our strategic plan for the organization and share some details about the products and programs we’ve been working… Continue reading.