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2020
September
18,
2020
| 13:38 PM America/New_York
(JEFFERSON, GA. September 18, 2020) – Jackson EMC is assisting with power restoration efforts at Baldwin EMC in Summerdale, AL, where heavy rain and strong winds from Hurricane Sally resulted in widespread power outages. Eleven Jackson EMC employees ...
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September
02,
2020
| 10:26 AM America/New_York
Member Focused For more than 80 years, Jackson Electric Membership Corporation has provided safe, reliable and affordable electricity to members. During that time, our area has experienced extraordinary residential and commercial growth, along wit...
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September
02,
2020
| 10:25 AM America/New_York
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and for the health and safety of our members and employees, Jackson EMC will hold an alternative Annual Meeting this year. Members may view video reports from the board chairman and CEO, as well as a financialp...
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September
02,
2020
| 10:25 AM America/New_York
During each Annual Meeting, Jackson EMC honors its employees who have served the cooperative for 35 years. To honor those employees this year, we’re sharing their photos in this issue of JEMCO News. Please join us in thanking these employees for thei...
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September
02,
2020
| 10:25 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is offering another convenient option for members to pay their bill: Payment kiosks are now available 24/7 at the cooperative’s local offices. The self-service kiosks provide members –especially those who pay with cash – another option...
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August
26,
2020
| 11:56 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC has released 50 contractors to help with the anticipated power restoration efforts in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas from approaching Hurricane Laura. Crews will be ready to respond when conditions are safe.  Most of the contractors ...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:50 PM America/New_York
When you’re away from home, do you leave lights and ceiling fans turned on for a beloved dog or cat? If so, you could be potentially using more energy necessary to keep your pets comfy. Keeping your dog or cat comfortable and entertained when you’...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
I’ve noticed recently when students graduate they’ll receive cards quoting Dr.Seuss’ classic book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”. One of the most cited quotes goes: “You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so … get ...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
Middle school educators: Do you have an innovative or creative class project that may not be funded this school year? If so, consider applying for a Bright Ideas grant. Bright Ideas is a grant program from Jackson EMC that funds creative and innov...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
Official notice is hereby given that, due to the Novel Coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 meeting of the members of Jackson Electric Membership Corporation will be held in an alternative manner to safeguard the health of our member-owners and employees, ...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:48 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC recently received recognition in the national 2020 Spotlight on Excellence Awards program, sponsored by the Council of Rural Electric Communicators (CREC) and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). Jackson EMC rec...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/New_York
Are you planning energy efficient improvements for your home? As a member of Jackson EMC, you may qualify for the cooperative’s HomePlus Loan program. The low-interest loan program allows members to finance up to $7,500 for 36 or 60 months for ene...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/New_York
Paperless billing makes it convenient to pay your monthly bill. Jackson EMC members who sign up for paperless billing by November 30 will be eligible to win a Beats Pill+ wireless Bluetooth speaker.  By signing up for paperless billing, members re...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:45 PM America/New_York
When a national emergency was declared in the early response to the COVID-19 pandemic, two local YMCA chapters quickly adapted their programs to support frontline and essential employees who needed childcare.  “When we got word (in March) there wo...
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July
28,
2020
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is offering another convenient option for members to pay their bill: Pay kiosks available 24/7 at the cooperative’s local offices. The self-service kiosks provide members – especially those who pay with cash – another option to pay the...
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July
15,
2020
| 08:53 AM America/New_York
Please be aware that we are currently experiencing technical issues with our payment systems, following a planned system maintenance that is taking longer than anticipated.  This includes limited access to MyJacksonEMC and our phone payment system...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:10 AM America/New_York
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, resulting in unprecedented economic challenges for many families, Hamilton Mill United Methodist Church’s food pantry adjusted how it distributes food to people in need. For a decade, the Dacula-based food pantry ha...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:09 AM America/New_York
If you receive a call, email or text demanding an immediate payment of your electric bill, be careful – it could be a scam. Scammers often use a time of crisis, such as the recent response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as a way to scam consumers. The sca...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:09 AM America/New_York
Heating and cooling costs account for around half of your energy bill, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. To reduce your energy use, and in turn, save money, consider making the switch to a programmable thermostat. With the right thermostat ...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:09 AM America/New_York
One of the benefits of being a member of a cooperativeis receiving capital credits. Jackson EMC is a not-for-profit electric cooperative owned by our members. Each year, amounts collected above the cost of providing electric service are credited t...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:08 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC's vegetation maintenance program helps provide reliable electricity. When it comes to providing reliable electric service you depend on, trimming trees and vegetation around power lines can make a significant difference.  The number...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:07 AM America/New_York
One of the TV shows I enjoyed watching years ago was “Home Improvement.” In the show, comedian Tim Allen’s character was always enjoying his family, cars—and of course—power tools. Every time I think of that show, I can still hear that grunt Alle...
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July
07,
2020
| 10:59 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC’s online and phone payment portals - including the MyJacksonEMC website and mobile app - will be unavailable to accept bill payments during planned system maintenance starting on Saturday, July 11, at midnight and ending on Sunday, July 1...
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June
18,
2020
| 13:36 PM America/New_York
Changing your heating and air system’s filters can be easy to forget because they’re out-of-sight, out-of-mind. By the time you remember they’re due for a change, you may not have any on hand at home. If you’re like me, when you’re shopping, air filt...
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June
17,
2020
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
To help our members during the COVID-19 pandemic, Jackson EMC temporarily suspended service disconnections due to nonpayment of bills. Starting July 15, the electric cooperative will resume disconnecting service for nonpayment of bills. Members who a...
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June
17,
2020
| 00:32 AM America/New_York
On This Page: Current Conditions Recent Updates Resources and FAQs Social Media Channels   Current Conditions Our offices are open for drive-thru traffic. Our lobbies are closed.  Starting July 15, the electric cooperative wil...
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June
16,
2020
| 10:35 AM America/New_York
Using energy efficient products can help you lower your electric bill. Did you know that Jackson EMC offers rebates to help you purchase certain energy efficient products?  When you use energy efficient technologies, the amount of electricity we n...
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June
16,
2020
| 10:34 AM America/New_York
You may recall earlier this year how much it rained. It felt like it would never stop raining! Shortly after one of those storms, an employee snapped a photo of one of our trucks. In the photo you can see the sun peeking through the gray sky. Thi...
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June
16,
2020
| 10:33 AM America/New_York
Each month, we feature an organization that recently received a grant from the Jackson EMC Foundation. These grants are made possible by members who participate in Jackson EMC’s Operation Round Up® program, which rounds each month’s electric bill up ...
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June
16,
2020
| 10:32 AM America/New_York
Whether you’re planning a DIY project to install a new mailbox or a fire pit – or tackling a bigger landscaping project – contacting Georgia 811 is your first step. By contacting Georgia 811 before any outdoor digging project begins, you’ll start ...
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