What's Happening

December 6, 2014

Most power back on in Chapel Hill area

DREMC crews have restored service to most of the co-op members whose power was interrupted by a mishap involving a tractor trailer truck on the Old Nashville Highway in Chapel Hill. Only a portion of Patterson Cemetery Road is still out, but linemen on the scene hope to re-energize this section soon. The outage occurred READ MORE

Outage in Chapel Hill area caused by truck

More than 1,100 Duck River EMC members in the Chapel Hill area are currently affected by a power outage caused by a mishap involving a tractor trailer truck. Crews are on the scene, working to restore service, but it could be 2-3 hours before repairs are completed. The outage began around 6 a.m. after a READ MORE

November 17, 2014

Scam attempt reported by Bell Buckle business owner

Electric bill scammers are still at work in the DREMC service territory. They continue to contact local businesses, portraying themselves as a co-op billing and collections representatives. The latest attempt was reported by a business in Bell Buckle. The owner said that a “Catherine,” purporting to be calling for the co-op, left a number. When READ MORE