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Outages from winter storm restored
A two-day push finally came to an end on Thursday as the cooperative restored the final outages from our latest winter storm. Central Electric crews,…
Equipment failure cause of outage in Jonesboro area
A brief service interruption was experienced by 2,300 Central Electric members at 6:47 a.m. this morning in the Jonesboro area. The outage occurred due to…
Central Electric awards grants to teachers for Bright Ideas
Central Electric recently awarded $15,000 in Bright Ideas education grants to twelve teachers to fund engaging classroom learning projects. More than 3,800 students at local…
Local non-profits receive grants through ORU
Thanks to Central Electric’s Operation Round Up program, powered by donations from Central Electric members, several nonprofits are benefiting from grant funding. Over $28,000 is…

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