News Maker Preston Knight on weather and SVEC

As we do the first Friday of each month we check in with Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) in our news makers.

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Today Communications Manager Preston Knight  tells us how SVEC handles any kind of weather.

He also tells us that we are going to be seeing the Cooperative’s helicopters with massive blades hanging off of them for tree trimming soon.

Preston also tells us that SVEC is more than ready for the weather coming this weekend and ways to protect yourself using the my svec app.

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News Maker Preston Knight on Co-Op month with SVEC

As we do the first Friday of every month we check in on Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) to find out what is important to the Cooperative in our news makers.

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The month of October is National Cooperative month and that is very important as SVEC Communications Manager Preston Knight explains.

Preston explains that the month is a celebration of both being a cooperative and the benefits of being a member of one.

He goes on to explain what sets a cooperative apart from other businesses.

Preston also tells us that one of the many things a cooperative does is support communities and how SVEC is extending that to third world countries.

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News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC’s Good Samaritan Award

As we do the first Friday of each month, we check in with Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC).

This month it’s the Communications Manager Preston Knight in our latest news maker.

News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community.

Preston tells us of the latest recipient of SVEC’s Good Samaritan Award.

This year’s recipient is Holly Roberts of Love to NIC.

He also tells us about how the Good Samaritan is selected and how you can nominate someone. 

Preston also has the reminder that you need to know before you dig to prevent any kind of disaster.

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News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC nonprofit donations

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) have awarded their funds from their Operation Round Up (ORU).

The ORU program benefits nonprofits in their service area and is funded by Cooperative Members.

As we do every first Friday of the month we spoke with an SVEC representative in a news maker.

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Today we spoke with SVEC Event and Communications Manager Preston Knight.

Preston tells us how the ORU program works and how you can request funds.

He also tells us how the selection process is done in the SVEC service area.

Preston also adds that scholarships are available from SVEC.

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News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC owing customers money

Does Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) owe you money?

As we do the first Friday of every month we check in with the Cooperative to see what is important for the month.

Today we spoke with SVEC Event and Communication Manager Preston Knight in our latest news maker.

News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community.

Preston tells us that SVEC is looking for former customers of the Cooperative because they may owe them money.

He tells us there is a whole list of people on the list which can be found here.

Preston also tells us that the Cooperative goes searching for former customers at least once a year.

If you are a former customer or know of someone who was you might want to check the list.

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News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC awarding funds

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) awarded the funds from Operation Round Up recently.

As we do every first Fri. of the month we check in with SVEC to see what’s the latest for the month.

In our latest news maker we spoke with Event and Communication Manager Preston Knight about SVEC.

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Preston tells us that voting in the SVEC Board of Directors will soon end with the results announced on Aug. 11.

He also tells us who received funding form the Cooperative’s Operation Round Up.

Preston also explains how any nonprofit can apply for funding for the October release of funds.

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News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC elections

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) well hold its board of  directors elections this summer.

We spoke with SVEC Events and Communications Manager Preston Knight about that in our latest news maker.

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Preston explains who is eligible to run for the board and how the elections work.

He also explains how to get involved if you would like to be a board member.

Preston also gives us a breakdown of the districts that make up the SVEC services area.

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News Maker Preston Knight on beating high electric bills

Summer heat often means higher electric bills.

As we do the first Fri. of every month we check in with Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative.

This month Event and Communications Manger Preston Knight filled us in on how to beat the high electric bills for the summer in our latest news maker.

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Preston gives us some tips on saving electricity.

He also tells us what effects electricity cost.

Preston also tells us about beating the high cost by being aware of peak hours of use.

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News Maker Preston Knight of SVEC elections for the Board of Directors

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) has several board seats open in the up coming Board of Director’s elections.

As we do the first Friday of each month we talk to an SVEC representative about upcoming events.

Today Communications Manger Preston Knight checks in with us on our latest news maker.

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Preston tells us about the openings on the SVEC Board of Directors.

He tells how you can apply and when the elections will be held.

Preston also has details on a trip and scholarships for students from SVEC.

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