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Cooperatives Sign On To Help Kentucky’s Ronald McDonald Houses

Ronald McDonald House Charities provide a “home away from home” for families attending to a child who is in the hospital.

High school juniors get behind-the-scenes look at state capitol



FRANKFORT – Around 150 from 18 of Kentucky’s electric co-ops participated in KAEC’s annual Frankfort Tour.

The group of high school juniors from all across the state spent the day touring the capitol, the governor’s mansion and were able to ask questions of House Majority Floor Leader Jonathan Shell, and Kentucky’s Secretary of Labor Derrick Ramsey.

"It's great to see the kids experience our state capitol, especially those who've never been," said Mary Beth Dennis who organizes the trip for KAEC.

A Beautify Friendship

Governor Bevin, Kentucky co-ops teaming up


It’s a partnership rooted in a simple goal, to help reveal the beauty of Kentucky.

The Bluegrass State’s natural beauty, from the mountains to river valleys, is well lived in, and sometimes that means her natural beauty needs a little help to shine bright.

Co-op painting now a piece of history

From a coal miner in Salyersville to a basketball player in LaGrange, the faces of 21 members of Kentucky electric cooperatives peer into the future in a 1984 painting by Michael Finnell now on display at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort.

At a ceremony attended by more than 140 high school students on the Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives Frankfort Youth Tour, the Our Power is Our People artwork was formally donated to the Kentucky Historical Society by KAEC President and CEO Chris Perry.

Electric Cooperatives Applaud Rural Broadband Funding in Omnibus Spending Bill

Arlington, VA – Electric cooperatives today applauded congressional action to allocate $600 million to the U.S. Department of Agriculture for rural broadband grants and loans.  The measure is part of the omnibus spending bill unveiled by Congressional leaders last night.

KAEC supports YFA Member of the Year



From left: A.J. Johnson, Mark Thomas, Thom Whittinghil of KAEC, 

Grant Hildabrand, and Curtis Weatherford.


Tips for how to safely clean up after a storm

When a storm has passed, learn the safety precautions to take once it’s gone.

Kentucky co-op linemen return home after Winter Storm Riley aid

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 9, 2018) – Crews from 13 Kentucky electric cooperatives are returning home from Virginia after an eight-day mission to help restore power after Winter Storm Riley.

Kentucky co-op linemen in third day of Virginia restoration

Jackson Energy's Johnathon Tillery testing primary on Rappahoncock Electric Coop at Culpepper Va

Jackson Energy's Johnathon Tillery testing primary on Rappahoncock Electric Coop at Culpepper Va.


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