2013 Youth Tour Winner

Photo of contest winner Colton Godsey

Congratulations to Colton Godsey of Gosnell High School, our winner of the 2013 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Washington Youth Tour.


Colton will be joining other Arkansas Youth Tour participants in visiting the museums of the Smithsonian Institution, several of Washington’s national monuments, a boat ride along the Potomac River, and get a chance to meet Arkansas Congressional delegation.

Energy Efficiency

October 1, 2011

Well, we've made it through another rough summer season, and this year's extended dry spell made things even tougher this time around.  We've all seen the results on our energy bills.  

Something has to give, but since there's not much we can do to control the weather, what can we do?  The answer lies in taking steps to improve our overall energy efficiency.  Please take a few minutes to review MCEC's Energy Saving Tips.

Larry Hellums Retires, Brad Harrison takes the reins

January 7, 2011

Photo image:  Larry HellumsLarry Hellums, long time President and CEO of Mississippi County Electric, handed over the reins to MCEC's Chief Operating Officer, Brad Harrison, today.  "We've got a good team here, and I know I'm leaving you in good hands," said Larry during his retirement celebration.

Larry is looking forward to returning to the Texas coast to be near his family.




Pryor, Lincoln, Berry Announce FEMA Funds for Northeast Arkansas

June 22, 2009

Washington – U.S. Senators Mark Pryor and Blanche Lincoln and U.S. Representative Marion Berry (AR-01) today announced that Northeast Arkansas will receive federal funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The funds will be used to help with repairs and clean-up from the January ice storm and are allocated as follows: