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Additional Storm Restoration Crews Arrive at Coastal Electric

Two 6-men electric line crews from Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) in Monroe, GA and three 6-men crews from Snapping Shoals EMC in Covington, GA are on their way to Coastal Electric Cooperative this morning to help restore power to victims of Hurricane Matthew. The crews will assist our Coastal Electric linemen throughout the storm…Continue Reading

Coastal Electric is prepared for Hurricane Matthew

Coastal Electric is making last minute preparations for the expected winds of Hurricane Matthew this weekend. We expect this storm will produce considerably more damage to our electric distribution than Tropical Storm Hermine nearly a month ago. We encourage Members to prepare for power outage durations of 12 to 36 hours. We have additional support…Continue Reading


TO MEMBERS OF COASTAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE FROM 1974 and 1975 In compliance with O.C.G.A. § 44-12-236 The Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act, Coastal Electric Cooperative, is attempting to locate former members whose capital credit checks were issued in 2010, but have been returned by the U.S. Post Office as “undeliverable” or have otherwise been unclaimed.…Continue Reading

Six local high school students tapped for Washington Youth Tour

  Coastal Electric Cooperative has just announced the names of six local student delegates they will send on a week-long all-expenses paid leadership trip to Washington, D.C., leaving June 9th. The announcement was made Thursday evening at a dinner for the students and their parents at the Co-op’s office in Midway. The winners are Nicholas…Continue Reading

$22,000 awarded to teachers by Bright Ideas Prize Team

Coastal Electric Cooperative and its Foundation awarded over $22,000 in Bright Ideas grants to school teachers in Bryan, Liberty and McIntosh County this week. The winning teachers were caught totally by surprise when the Bright Ideas Prize Patrol came to their classroom to present them with giant balloon bouquets, gifts and a presentation check. Mary…Continue Reading