One of the many ways we seek to better the communities we serve is by awarding annual scholarships to graduating seniors from area schools. After all, Concern for Community is one of the seven guiding principles of cooperatives. Last year, TVEC awarded $2,000 to each high school within the TVEC service area. Click here to read more.
February Operation Round Up Grants Awarded
The TVEC Charitable Fund recently awarded a slew of grants to local nonprofit organizations. The recipients were Athens Teenage Baseball Association, CASA of Trinity Valley, the East Texas Arboretum, Family Peace Project, Friends of Purtis Creek State Park and the Library at Cedar Creek Lake. To find out more, click here.
Record-Setting Winter Translates to Higher Energy Usage and Bills.
According to the National Weather Service, the winter of 2013 ranked No. 1 on record locally for the most freezes in a season through December 31 with 24 days below the freezing mark. Click here to read more.