More information to come in the March Illinois Country Living issue, but for 2020 tree work will be conducted on the Shawnee, Keller, Sparta, Finney and Cora which covers Sparta area and between and around Chester and Murphysboro. To visit for more information, visit our ROW Locations page.
Due to the increase in credit card fraud nationwide resulting from card not present (CNP) transactions, we have implemented new security safeguards in order to protect member information. As a result, effective January 2021 we will no longer be accepting credit card payments over the phone. In order to serve our membership best, and most […]
For the 201-2020 school year we awarded TWELVE $500 Classroom Empowerment Grants to teachers and/or school administrators of public and private K-12 schools to help with projects that will improve educational opportunities for students. To learn more and see more photos, visit our Classroom Empowerment Grants webpage now.
Egyptian Electric Cooperative Association (EECA) will have a Board of Directors vacancy in early 2020! The deadline to apply is end of business on Friday, February 14, 2020. So if you live in eastern Jackson County or Williamson County and are interested in serving your community as a Director for EECA, notify us in writing […]
State Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg, 59th District) received the Illinois Electric Cooperatives’ 2019 Public Service Award on Dec. 3 at SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative office in Carrier Mills. The award was made in recognition of Sen. Fowler’s dedicated public service to all citizens of the state of Illinois and for outstanding contributions to the rural […]
Help us reach our organization and the American Red Cross’ hospital commitment goal of at least 25 donors on December 17, 2019 here at our office 1:00-6:00 p.m. for the River Radio blood drive that Tuesday! We will have hot soup and sweet treats for those who participate! You can also pre-register/schedule an appointment at […]
Reserve your seat for the 2019 Safety Breakfast geared toward first responders, local municipalities and farmers on Wednesday, December 11. Breakfast will begin service at 8:30 a.m. here at our office, with the live line demonstration and line safety discussions by our Operations Department beginning at 9 a.m. A FREE full breakfast will be catered […]
Holly Wettig started at Egyptian Electric on Monday, November 4 as our new Customer Service Representative. She is a lifelong resident of Percy, and also current member of Egyptian Electric Cooperative. Holly is married to her husband Ronnie, of 15 years, and has two children; Josie (13) and Ryder (10). She came to us from […]
Shane Hermetz, Egyptian Electric Cooperative’s Executive Vice-President/General Manager, has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2020 will award eleven academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.” In addition, a twelfth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an […]