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2020
March
23,
2020
| 09:37 PM America/New_York
In response to the spread of COVID-19, Jackson EMC is extending our response plan to coronavirus. As part of that response, our offices will remain open for drive-thru service only and we will continue the suspension of disconnection for nonpayment t...
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March
23,
2020
| 05:32 PM America/New_York
Current Conditions Our offices are open for drive-thru traffic. Our lobbies are closed.  At this time, we are suspending disconnections of service for nonpayment. We’ll continue to monitor the situation related to the spread of COVID-19. Jacks...
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March
13,
2020
| 10:08 PM America/New_York
(JEFFERSON, GA. March 13, 2020) – Jackson Electric Membership Corporation is focused on the health and well-being of our members, employees and the communities we serve. The Jackson EMC Emergency Management Team has implemented the pandemic response ...
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March
13,
2020
| 04:39 PM America/New_York
Dear Members, Jackson EMC is focused on the health and well-being of our members, employees and the communities we serve. Our Emergency Management Team has implemented our pandemic response plan to address increasing concerns and mitigate the impa...
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March
11,
2020
| 07:00 AM America/New_York
The health and well-being of our members, employees and all who visit our offices is our highest priority. Jackson EMC is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Georgia and is taking steps to mitigate exposure. We a...
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March
10,
2020
| 07:31 PM America/New_York
Kim Keeney has cerebral palsy and uses an electric wheelchair. Her husband, Roger, is blind. The couple, however, does not let their disabilities define them—far from it. Instead, they operate Athens Inclusive Recreation and Sports (AIRS), a nonprofi...
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March
10,
2020
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Making small changes to when you use energy could help you save on your electric bill. And with Jackson EMC’s Time-of-Use rates, your commitment to energy conservation can go a long way to trimming your energy costs. By signing up for Jackson EMC’...
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March
10,
2020
| 03:19 PM America/New_York
Just as your vehicle needs regular checkups to operate properly, so does your home’s electrical system. Electrical fires are a serious risk to your home. By checking switches, outlets, cords, appliances and the electrical panel, you’re reducing th...
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March
10,
2020
| 03:07 PM America/New_York
With the MyJacksonEMC mobile app, you can easily and securely pay your monthly bill, monitor your daily energy use, report an outage and more. Download the MyJacksonEMC mobile app to put control of your account in the palm of your hand. Download t...
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March
10,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Lightning strikes can happen any time there’s a storm. Electrical surges from lightning or power surges can damage or destroy household appliances and equipment. Jackson EMC offers surge protection to members to help protect against surges that co...
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March
10,
2020
| 01:50 PM America/New_York
When you see a utility vehicle parked on the side of the road working in an official capacity, you can help keep line crews safe by moving over a lane or slowing down and being prepared to stop. Georgia is one of many states that requires motorist...
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March
10,
2020
| 01:44 PM America/New_York
Recently, a NASCAR driver was involved in a very bad accident near the end of a race. Thanks to the safety features in his car, the driver’s injuries were not life threatening. For me, it was a great reminder about the importance of wearing my se...
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March
09,
2020
| 03:38 PM America/New_York
Jackson Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) selected four high school students as delegates for the 2020 Washington Youth Tour, scheduled June 18-25. Alex Crabb, a junior at Dacula High School; Jack Thomas, a junior at Flowery Branch High School...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:28 PM America/New_York
Severe weather can happen any time of year. When severe weather hits, it’s important to have basic supplies ready in the event of extended power outages. During and after dangerous weather – such as winter storms, a tornado or a summer downpour – ...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
Looking to simplify paying your bill? With Jackson EMC’s Auto Pay Program, you can enjoy the convenience of having your bill paid automatically each month from your bank account or with a credit/debit card. By enrolling in Auto Pay, you don’t have...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
Twenty-five years ago, Becky Dowling founded Just People, Inc. to provide social events for developmentally disabled adults who otherwise didn’t qualify for support programs. Today, the Norcross-based nonprofit organization works with more than 30...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
At Jackson EMC, we love to hear from members. One of the ways members can engage with their cooperative is by submitting recipes to JEMCO News. For decades, members have submitted their favorite recipes to JEMCO News. In fact, a cookbook featuring...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
The winter storm of 2015 was one of the biggest storms ever to affect our electrical distribution system. In that storm, extreme ice caused power outages in all 10 counties we serve. Our crews – along with 600 linemen from other electric cooperat...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:26 PM America/New_York
When the weather is cold, the risk for fire and electrical safety hazards increases. As temperatures drop, people can turn to space heaters and electric blankets to stay warm. The Electrical Safety Foundation International recommends following the...
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February
17,
2020
| 03:26 PM America/New_York
Want the security of a medical alert button wherever you go, even away from home? The mobile emergency pendant from EMC Security is an ideal gift for a loved one. Worn around the neck or clipped to a belt, pocket or purse, the device is small and ...
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February
14,
2020
| 06:03 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC employees volunteered in two elementary schools for Jackson County’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. The inaugural Jackson County Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service brought together volunteers in the community for various proj...
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February
05,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Area homebuilders who follow Jackson EMC’s Right Choice new home construction standards for energy efficiency and comfort were recently honored at an awards ceremony. “Builders who commit to building new homes in the Right Choice program show they...
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February
04,
2020
| 10:48 PM America/New_York
After learning more about surge protectors, I recently gave each of my kids a surge protector. My children are grown. Maybe they already have their key electronics plugged into surge protectors. Maybe they know the difference between power strips ...
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January
31,
2020
| 04:28 PM America/New_York
Update 11:33 a.m.: This issue has been resolved. Please be aware our payment systems are currently unavailable.  We’re working on a solution and ask for your patience.  To speak with customer service, please contact your local office or cal...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/New_York
When the temperature outside begins to drop, keeping your home warm and comfortable can become more challenging. With a few simple steps, you can save energy – and money – on your electric bill this winter. Use the sun’s radiant heat by opening ...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/New_York
Want to learn more about your energy use? View your energy use with the tools on MyJacksonEMC, a website and mobile app for Jackson EMC members. The tools in MyJacksonEMC allow you to compare your energy use to daily weather temperatures. Typicall...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
If, like me, you’re tired of those New Year’s resolutions that have something to do with eating better and exercising more, then maybe a resolution about being more energy efficient will recharge your batteries this year. I got that idea from ...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
Need to know how much your electric bill will cost each month? With Jackson EMC’s budget billing program, you pay the same amount each month. In winter and summer months, heating and air conditioning systemsare used more often, which is reflect...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
Get home improvement ideas and save. The new year is a great time of year to plan for home improvement projects. The North Atlanta Home Show offers hundreds of home improvement experts and products under one roof for planning your next projects. ...
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January
14,
2020
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is accepting applications for the annual Walter Harrison Scholarship, which provides $1,000 for academic expenses to students pursuing a post-secondary education at Georgia colleges and technical schools. Named in honor of a leader in ...
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