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Scholarship applications due April 12

Million-hour milestone

NAEC is accepting applications for the 20192020 Operation Round Up® Scholarship Program. The application is posted at and is available through high school counselors. High school seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA and whose parents or guardians are NAEC members may apply. Applicants must mail or submit the application by April 12. They must include a transcript and three letters of recommendation. Please call 870-895-6210 or email with any questions.

NAEC CEO Mel Coleman, center, receives a plaque on behalf of co-op employees that recognizes NAEC reaching one million safe work hours. It was presented by Arkansas Department of Labor Deputy Director Ralph Hudson, right, and Arkansas Workers’ Compensation Commission Health and Safety Division Administrator Paul Hansen on March 4. NAEC is the fourth company to reach the milestone this fiscal year. The department has presented 498 million-hour awards since the program was established in 1976.


SHUT-OFF NOTICES — NAEC shut-off notices now are printed on white paper instead of pink. As always, anyone with questions regarding their account may call NAEC at 870-895-3221 or email

Streaming content with electronic equipment that has earned the ENERGY STAR® rating will use 25 to 30 percent less energy than standard equipment. —

DAILY HIGHS & LOWS — FEBRUARY 2019 Average Daily High: 52.29° compared to 53.83° in 2018


Average Daily Low: 30.52° compared to 30.98° in 2018 Total Rainfall Amount: 6.55” compared to 6.62” in 2018 Warmest Day: Feb. 4, 77.6° at 4 p.m. Coolest Day: Feb. 8, 14.7° at 7:30 a.m.


CONTACT NAEC 870-895-3221

RIGHT-OF-WAY Fulton County: Elizabeth and area between Viola and Gepp; Baxter County: Highway 5 South around Mountain Home


ON THE FRONT Matt Turner, NEXT installation technician, shows Mountain Home students fiber optic cable at the Career Expo on March 1.

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2019 April North Arkansas Electric The Messenger  

2019 April North Arkansas Electric The Messenger

2019 April North Arkansas Electric The Messenger  

2019 April North Arkansas Electric The Messenger