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2022
June
22,
2022
| 13:28 PM America/New_York
We understand that sometimes members may need assistance paying their electric bills. If you’re a senior living in a low-income household, you may qualify for a discount.Jackson EMC offers a senior/low-income discount for members who are at least 62 ...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:27 PM America/New_York
Need another option for paying your bill? Jackson EMC offers 24/7 payment kiosks at its local offices. The self-service payment kiosks accept cash, checks and credit/ debit cards and are available 24/7, including weekends and holidays. The kiosks pro...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:26 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is a not-for-profit electric cooperative. One of the benefits of being a member of a cooperative is receiving capital credits. Each year, amounts collected above the cost of providing electric service are credited to members’ capital acco...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:25 PM America/New_York
A journeyman lineman team from Jackson EMC was named the top overall team competing at the Georgia Lineman’s Rodeo, held May 7 in Fort Valley. Linemen from across the state compete in a series of events showcasing traditional lineman skills and tasks...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:24 PM America/New_York
Imagine using solar energy at your home — without installing solar panels. With Jackson EMC's new Cooperative Solar program, members can benefit from receiving solar energy without the long-term commitment and risk of ownership or maintenance.With Co...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:23 PM America/New_York
"This recipe has been a family favorite for 48 years. My daughters and granddaughters make this for any special occasion." - Brenda Troup, LawrencevilleIngredients: 1 stick margarine, melted1 cup sugar4 Tbsp. floud4 Tbsp. cocoa2 eggs1 ½ Tsp. vanilla1...
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June
16,
2022
| 13:55 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC members set a new record for electricity use on Wednesday as high summer temperatures and humidity drove up energy demand. The new record came as the heat index neared 110 degrees and more people turned to air conditioning for relief, whi...
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June
13,
2022
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Amy Rouse, Jackson EMC Executive Vice President of Corporate Services, has been appointed to a new role. She will continue to lead Jackson EMC’s Finance, Accounting and Risk Management area but will now assume new responsibilities in Strategic Planni...
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June
13,
2022
| 13:55 PM America/New_York
Lee Chapman, Jackson EMC Executive Vice President of External Affairs, has been appointed to a new role focused on government relations and statewide economic development efforts. His work will focus on advancing Jackson EMC’s interest with strategic...
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June
01,
2022
| 09:47 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC members can now enjoy the benefits of solar energy without the costs and complications of rooftop solar panels, thanks to Cooperative Solar, a new program announced today by Jackson EMC. With Cooperative Solar, Jackson EMC members can rec...
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May
27,
2022
| 14:12 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC donated $50,000 to the Young Adults Learning Life Skills (YALLS) Program, a division of Special Needs Schools of Gwinnett, which serves young adults with disabilities as they transition into adulthood.   “This donation will enable us to p...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:19 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC recently awarded area homebuilders who follow the cooperative’s Right Choice new home construction standards for energy efficiency and comfort.“Builders who construct new homes to Jackson EMC’s Right Choice standards show they’re committe...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:17 PM America/New_York
Local middle school teachers have exciting ideas that bring learning to life for their students, and Jackson EMC is proud to sponsor Bright Ideas grants for educators offering innovative projects in their classes.Jackson EMC’s Bright Ideas grant prog...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:17 PM America/New_York
When temperatures rise in the summer, staying cool often means lowering the thermostat. You can save energy by keeping your thermostat at 78 degrees in the summer. Higher temperatures in the summer mean there’s a higher demand to produce electricity ...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:16 PM America/New_York
The green pad-mounted transformer box safely delivers electricity to homes in neighborhoods with underground electric service. These pad-mounted transformers reduce high-voltage electricity before going to homes. While pad-mounted transformers are ty...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:16 PM America/New_York
Through the help of a $10,000 grant from the Jackson EMC Foundation, Palm House Recovery Center in Athens will assist 20 individuals with their work to overcome substance abuse and make the transition back into society. Palm House Recovery Center is ...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
EMC Security is committed to providing options that simplify customers’ lives and make it easier to utilize their security systems, whether at home or away. In the spirit of convenience, EMC Security is offering a free innovative text notification op...
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May
25,
2022
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
It’s the end of the school year, and I’m sure plenty of students (and teachers!) are looking forward to summer. As a kid, I was so eager for summer to begin that the last day of school seemed like it lasted an eternity. I’m almost certain that the cl...
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May
17,
2022
| 15:48 PM America/New_York
Good Samaritan Food Ministries was awarded a $10,000 grant through a nomination by Jackson EMC to the CoBank Sharing Success Program. The grant will enable the nonprofit organization to purchase an encryption-based software system for its client data...
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May
13,
2022
| 15:24 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC participated in a dedication event to “flip the switch” on a new 68-megawatt (MWAC) solar project located in Houston County, Ga., that will provide clean energy for members. Jackson EMC is among 30 Georgia electric cooperatives that will ...
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May
13,
2022
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
A journeyman lineman team from Jackson EMC was named the top overall team competing at the Georgia Lineman’s Rodeo, held May 7 in Fort Valley, Ga. The event draws linemen from across the state to compete in a series of events in traditional lineman s...
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May
09,
2022
| 11:57 AM America/New_York
The Atlantic hurricane season starts on June 1. This year is predicted by the Weather Channel to be active and above average.  Jackson EMC offers these tips for you and your family to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season. Start Planning Now. If ...
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April
28,
2022
| 11:20 AM America/New_York
Banks County High School senior Matt Sanders won a $1,000 scholarship in the State EMC/FFA Agricultural Education Career Development Event (CDE), a wiring competition that tests students in three knowledge skills using the National Electric Code. Jac...
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April
26,
2022
| 11:33 AM America/New_York
Working on an outdoor project? Here are five easy steps to keep people, utility lines and underground equipment safe during digging:1. NotifyCall 811 or submit an online request at Georgia811.com two to three days before your work begins. Georgia 811...
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April
26,
2022
| 11:33 AM America/New_York
"I got this recipe from a friend. Our family loves this dip." - Susanne Emerich, LawrencevilleIngredients:2 8 oz. blocks of cream cheese 1 12 oz. bottle Texas Pete hot sauce 1 16 oz. bottle Hidden Valley Ranch dressing 1 1/2 - 2 cups of shredded chic...
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April
26,
2022
| 11:33 AM America/New_York
Along with higher temperatures, summer can typically bring higher bills. The cost to generate power is higher during the summer, and members typically use more electricity during the summer months than the rest of the year to keep the air inside thei...
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April
26,
2022
| 11:33 AM America/New_York
This month marks 83 years since Jackson EMC first energized its lines.On April 10, 1939, the cooperative started providing electricity – less than a year after Jackson EMC was chartered. At that time, about 5% of homes in Northeast Georgia had electr...
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April
26,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
“It’s astounding to me that so many women have to choose between basic needs for their children,” said Jamie Lackey, who founded Helping Mamas in 2014 – a Norcross-based baby supply bank – that helps close the gap between needs and resources for moth...
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April
20,
2022
| 13:12 PM America/New_York
Jennifer Fennell has been named the Gwinnett district manager of Jackson EMC and will succeed Randy Dellinger upon his retirement in May 2022.  As district manager, Fennell will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Jackson EMC’s local offi...
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April
19,
2022
| 10:20 AM America/New_York
Makenzie Clark and Samuel Esowhode are two of 14 students who will receive a $1,000 Walter Harrison Scholarship, sponsored by electric cooperatives in Georgia.   Makenzie Clark of Jefferson, and Samuel Esowhode  of Lawrenceville, were nominated by Ja...
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