Annual Meeting of Membership

Each year on the first Friday evening in May, members of Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative gather at the West Plains Civic Center for the cooperative's Annual Meeting of Membership. Members enjoy live musical entertainment, prizes and food. Additionally, children who are 12 or younger have the opportunity to win a bicycle or Sony PlayStation 4. Kids also have the opportunity to play in the “Kids Fun Zone” which features bounce houses and more. Members and guests who attend also have the opportunity to visit with the many vendors in attendance.

  • Date: First Friday evening in May
  • Location: West Plains Civic Center
  • Prizes: Springfield Cardinals tickets, Perception 10’ kayak with paddle, Silver Dollar City tickets for four, gift certificates for electricity, a gift card to Hirsch Feed and Farm Supply and much more
  • Food: Hot dog, corn dog, chips and drink
  • Kids Zone: Bounce Houses and more


At each annual meeting, information is shared with members about the operation of the Cooperative, including system improvements and the challenges and expenses of the past year. Included here is the Manager's Report video from the May 3, 2019 meeting.

Below is the Statement of Operations from 2018, which was shared at the 2019 meeting. The statement may be downloaded as a PDF file by clicking the link below.

The 2020 annual meeting will be held Friday, May 1, 2020... please mark your calendar and plan to attend!

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