NAEC extension cord safety tips

Extension cord safety tips An extension cord can be a useful resource to have around your home, but it’s one that should be used safely and with the proper precautions. Follow these simple safety tips when using an extension cord in or outside of your home. Never plug an extension cord into another extension cord.…

Census

Stand and be counted How the census shapes Alabama’s future Once every 10 years, the United States counts its citizens and gathers a trove of helpful information that can influence politics, local businesses, schools, and much more. This year, participating in the census could even have a significant impact on how Alabama is represented in…

NAEC mobile app

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Annual meeting canceled

Annual meeting canceled due to risk of COVID-19 The North Alabama Electric Cooperative board of directors canceled the August annual meeting of the membership, a decision to protect the health and safety of members, employees, and the community during the coronavirus pandemic. The board reviewed the latest information about the increasing number of COVID-19 cases…

Family Wellness Court feature

Family Wellness Court reunites families torn apart by addiction Many children in foster care were removed from their homes due to their parents’ struggles with substance abuse. A successful program in Jackson County is devoted to helping parents overcome their addictions and teaching skills they need to rebuild bonds with their children. The Jackson County…

Chill out on summer energy bills

Several tips can reduce electricity usage during warm months Summer is a season where homes can use lots of energy if homeowners aren’t careful. Extremely hot temperatures can stress air conditioning units and other appliances, driving up electric bills. Fortunately, homeowners can invest a little time, energy and money to generate major savings that will…

One for the books

Stevenson Library finds new ways to serve the community Under normal circumstances, Monica Davis’ biggest concern as the director of the Stevenson Library is putting the right books on the shelf. With the library’s limited budget, she can’t afford to buy books that will go unread. But when the library shut its doors to comply…

Bundle and save with NAEC!

Get more. Spend less. Triple Play (TV, Internet and Phone) $158.08 per month, plus tax 1 HDTV connection with Premier Expanded Basic TV 50 Mbps symmetrical internet Unlimited nationwide calling and basic calling features TV and Telephone $138.13 per month, plus tax 1 HDTV connection with Premier Expanded Basic TV Unlimited nationwide calling and basic…

Clearing the way

Managing right of way improves reliability and saves money Whether it’s during a major storm or a windy day, the majority of outages on North Alabama Electric Cooperative’s system are the result of tree limbs and other debris falling on power lines. That’s why right-of-way crews work throughout the year to clear vegetation around cooperative…

The buzz around town

Jackson County beekeepers are taking the sting out of population decline The Manning brothers’ bee farm in Jackson County was little more than a hobby 20 years ago. With just a couple of hives, Roscoe and Lester’s goal was to produce enough honey for the two of them to enjoy each year. But the brothers…