Wood County Electric Cooperative Scam Attempts

Over the last week, several members of Wood County Electric Cooperative (WCEC) have received telephone calls from potential scammers. These crooks demand a credit card number for immediate payment and threaten to cut off the member’s electricity if the member does not comply. If WCEC members receive such a call they should be very cautious….

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WCEC Welcomes Members at Open House of New Headquarters

In February of this year Wood County Electric Cooperative (WCEC) began serving members from the new headquarters building that has been in construction since May of 2012. The new building is on the cooperative’s existing property at 501 S. Main Street in Quitman. Since that time, work was ongoing to demolish the remaining portions of…

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WCEC Awards $25,000 to East Texas Students

A panel of three independent judges recently awarded $20,000 in scholarships as part of Wood County Electric Cooperative’s (WCEC) “Power My World” essay contest. Ten local students residing within WCEC’s 9 county service area will each receive a $2,000 scholarship towards continuing education. The program is funded entirely by unclaimed capital credit payments returned to…

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New WCEC Headquarters Open For Business

WCEC served first members in new building on February 19 On Tuesday, February 19, 2013, Wood County Electric Cooperative (WCEC) began serving members from the new headquarters building that has been in construction since May of 2013. The new building is on the cooperative’s existing property at 501 S. Main Street in Quitman. The entrance to…

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WCEC Presents $3K CoBank Check to The Quitman Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Today Debbie Robinson, CEO and General Manager of Wood County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (WCEC), presented a check in the amount of $3,472.00 to the Friends of the Arboretum (FOA). This check was made possible through one of WCEC’s lenders, CoBank, as part of their Sharing Success Matching Grant Program. CoBank created and endows Sharing Success,…

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