What's Happening

September 26, 2014

Power bill payment scam still at work in area

The power bill scam tried earlier this week in the Decherd area of Duck River EMC’s service territory is now underway in the co-op’s Columbia district. This fraud appears to be aimed at small businesses, especially gas stations, country markets and convenience stores. Owners and employees are informed by the caller that their DREMC bill READ MORE

September 23, 2014

More children to receive books at home, thanks to $10K grant from Duck River EMC

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library affiliates in seven counties served by Duck River Electric Membership Corp. (DREMC) will benefit from a $10,000 Sharing Success grant, sponsored by the co-op and rural electric lender CoBank. DREMC and CoBank each contributed $5,000 through the matching grant program. The financial assistance means more children can be enrolled to receive READ MORE

September 22, 2014

Co-op Warns of New Scam Aimed at Commercial Accounts

Scammers are threatening convenience stores in Franklin County with disconnection unless they pay Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) bills for August that they claim were not processed due to a “glitch in the system.” The calls came from an 801-prefix telephone number. In each case, the female caller blamed a problem with the payment READ MORE