Author: gina warren

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]DREMC Director voting for Zone 5 including Marshall and Giles counties will begin Monday, August 13, in the contested election for a seat vacated with the retirement of Kenneth Stacey, who has served on the DREMC board...

According to the dictionary, patriotism is “the love for or devotion to one’s country.” Perhaps no other day evokes such a sense of patriotism than Independence Day. With flags waving, red, white and blue bunting decorating porches and store fronts and local parades and marching...

The DREMC offices will be closed on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 12 noon- 5:00 p.m. to allow employees to attend funeral services for lineman Dean Batey, who died following a job-related accident on July 9. Emergency service will be provided. In the case of a...

[caption id="attachment_25879" align="alignright" width="306"] This photo was taken along Hurt Road in Chapel Hill. A pole was broken beneath the cross arms after a fallen tree weighted down the line and caused the pole to snap.[/caption] OUTAGE UPDATE: At 5:30 p.m. today, some 5,600 DREMC members...

The majority of today's outages are caused by equipment damage inside TVA's Marshall County substation, which supplies power to much of the western DREMC service area. Lightning, fallen trees and downed power lines took a toll on the power grid earlier today affecting approximately 9,000...

Today's thunderstorm brought heavy rain and wind gusts through the DREMC service area leaving widespread power outages in Manchester affecting over 3,400 residents. Damage to DREMC's system includes three substation breakers out, multiple trees are down, which left several spans of electric wire down and poles...