Publication Issues

Park Place

Apr. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“The people of the Wiregrass have always been dedicated to economic growth, but in 1998 the Dothan Chamber of Commerce and Houston County Commission identified an unserved niche they thought they could take advantage of.” Read More

New Office in Samson

Mar. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“Wiregrass Electric customers in Samson and the surrounding area can expect even better service with the recent opening of the cooperative’s new, state-of-the-art customer service center.” Read More

WEC’s got your back

Feb. 2016 · My Hometown Power

“If you are a graduating senior in high school and the dependent of a WEC member, you could be eligible for scholarship money from WEC. Our Electric Cooperative Foundation and Operation Round Up Charitable Foundation are offering money to deserving students. Our Operation Round Up scholarships alone total $26,000.” Read More

How we respond

Feb. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“Wiregrass Electric Cooperative maintains over 3,000 miles of electric line across our service area. Given that many poles, transformers and wires, we know that outages are a possibility on any given day.” Read More

Scrapping for a living

Jan. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“When he started his own business reclaiming and recycling scrap metal in 1949, Emfinger Steel was as much an extension of his own personal ethos as anything else. Decades later his daughter-in-law Jan Emfinger still remembers how, in the course of their walks through the neighborhood, Dewey would stop to collect aluminum cans along their way so they could bring them back to the scrap yard.” Read More

2015 Annual Report

Sep. 2015 · Annual Report

Providing reliable electricity to large, rural areas could never be a profitable enough venture for large corporations to invest in. In those cases, cooperatives can… Read More