A publication of the Virginia, Maryland & Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Ben Hur is a small, unincorporated community in Lee County that was named for the 1880 novel, “Ben-Hur: a Tale of the Christ,” written by former Union General Lew Wallace.

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An Elevated Work Ethic

An Elevated Work Ethic

CEC employees take service to another level June 2024 by Gregg MacDonald, Staff Writer AN ELECTRIC UTILITY LINEWORKER’S JOB IS NEVER FINISHED. In addition to digging holes, using augers and setting utility poles, they also install, maintain, and repair electrical...

Send Us Your Letters

Send Us Your Letters

We welcome signed letters of less than 250 words. using the form at the bottom of the page e-mail to:[email protected]. mail to: Mailbag, P.O. Box 2340, Glen Allen, VA 230584-230.  We reserve the right to edit for grammar, style and length, with a 250-word...

Girl Power is Growing

Girl Power is Growing

Popular high school career camp expands to the Eastern Shore June 2024 by Jim Robertson, Staff Writer With more women taking on roles in field work, attracting them to the responsibilities and teamwork...

Girl Power is Growing

Girl Power is Growing

Popular high school career camp expands to the Eastern Shore June 2024 by Jim Robertson, Staff Writer With more women taking on roles in field work, attracting them to the responsibilities and teamwork...