Home and Garden Show March 2nd and 3rd

The Southern Missouri Home Builders Association (SMHBA) will host the 26th Annual Home and Garden Show on Friday, March 2nd and Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at the West Plains Civic Center. The show will be open from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.

This year's theme is “The Smart Home is Here!”

Cold Temps Lead To New Peak Usage Level

On the morning of January 2, 2018, a new peak level of electricity usage was set by Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative members. The new peak level was set due to the extremely low temperatures that were recorded in the HOEC service area.

High School Juniors: apply for CYCLE by February 19th

Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative (HOEC) continues its commitment to support area youth in education. The Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience (CYCLE), is a statewide effort of the Electric Cooperatives of Missouri designed to bring together some of the brightest young high school students to learn about electric cooperatives and state government.

Keep safety in mind when heating your home

Space Heater Safety

This week's blast of frigid winter temperatures has most of us looking for ways to make our homes warmer and more comfortable. For many, portable space heaters are a quick and easy solution; however, these devices can be dangerous or even deadly if used improperly.

Be Ready to Take Part During a PEAK Alert

Beat the Peak Alert - save energy, save money

During the cold days in winter and the hot days of summer, Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative (HOEC) encourages members to participate in any peak alerts that may occur.

Holiday notice

The Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative business office will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, and Friday, November 24th, for the Thanksgiving holiday. As always, dispatchers will be available to serve members in the event of a power outage.

"Trunk or Treat" fun for all

The 2017 "Trunk or Treat" event was held October 25th at the West Plains Civic Center. Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative participated along with other businesses and organizations, promoting a safe, family-friendly environment for area children to "trick or treat."

AMEC Committee appointments

Dan Singletary, CEO/General Manager of Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative, West Plains, was recently appointed to the Executive and Internal Operations Committees for the Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives (AMEC), Jefferson City.


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