ANEC Crews Continue to Restore Scattered Outages

A&N Electric Cooperative (ANEC) is reporting that under 100 outages remain during our restoration efforts as of 2 p.m. The outages are scattered in both Northampton and Accomack Counties.

Drifting snow on secondary roads continues to impede our crews’ ability to reach some outages swiftly. Crews will continue making repairs until all power is restored.

“Our crews have been doing a phenomenal job restoring power to members under some harsh winter weather conditions,” said Brian Charnock, ANEC’s Director of Operations and Construction Services.

2018 Youth Tour Essay Contest

The annual essay contest to determine A&N Electric Cooperative’s Washington Youth Tour participants begins this month. The contest is open to all high school and home school juniors living in the cooperative’s service area. A student from each area high school will be selected to attend the Youth Tour during a five-day trip to Washington, D.C.

Co-op Board makes district boundary adjustment

To more equally distribute the number of members served by directors in each district, A&N Electric Cooperative’s Board recently voted to adjust the boundary line between Districts 1 and 2.

The decision was made at the board’s November meeting.

As a result, Director E. Garrison Drummond will now be serving the cooperative’s District 2. Drummond was serving in District 1 prior to the boundary adjustment.

A&N Welcomes Holland to Co-Op Board, Directors Elect Officers

Penney P. Holland, a resident of Franktown, Virginia was selected as the District 4 Director by the A&N Electric Cooperative Board to fill the unexpired term of the late James G. Collins, Jr.

Holland has worked with Virginia Tech since 2014 at the Agricultural Research Center and the Virginia Cooperative Extension office in Northampton County as the Unit Administrative Assistant.

Prior to her employment with Virginia Tech, she held positions at Broadwater Academy.