Publication Issues

College Bound?

Mar. 2017 · My Hometown Power

“Check out our scholarship opportunities through Wiregrass Electric Cooperative’s (WEC) Operation Round Up. Each year, our members help send deserving students to college by offering scholarships!” Read More

Operation Round Up: Small change changes lives

Mar. 2017 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

By rounding up their power bill to the nearest dollar amount each month, our members have helped fund scholarships, playgrounds and access to educational materials for students across the Wiregrass. Read More

Wiregrass Works: Career fair returns for second year

Feb. 2017 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

If you are one of the thousands of Wiregrass Electric Cooperative members who donates a few cents on your electric bill each month to the Operation Round Up Charitable Foundation, then the Wiregrass region wants to thank you. Read More

Claim your capital credits refund check

Jan. 2017 · My Hometown Power

“As a not-for-profit cooperative, WEC has retired and returned more than $6.6 million in capital credit refunds to our members since our founding. Each year, the cooperative does its best to deliver these credits to our members, even those who have moved outside of the WEC service area.” Read More

Christmas Art Contest

Dec. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“Larry Galloway remembers a time when rural folks would send postcards to let Wiregrass Electric Cooperative dispatchers know about a power outage. Fortunately, those days are long gone, says Galloway, manager of WEC’s service department.” Read More

Welcoming United Way

Nov. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“Wiregrass Electric Cooperative’s Hartford headquarters recently hosted a group of Wiregrass United Way volunteers and leaders as they kicked off the organization’s 2016 fundraising campaign with an all-day bus tour.” Read More

The Ice Cream Man

Oct. 2016 · Alabama LIVING Magazine

“A few years ago, Smith realized that that particular bit of Americana had changed after he and his family encountered a more modern, less impressive version of the ice cream man. That’s when Smith decided he would be the ice cream man.” Read More