Author: Rachael

Apply for the 2016 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour by January 1

Local youths have a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit our nation’s capital for the annual Electric Cooperative Youth Tour in Washington, D.C.  Piedmont Electric will sponsor one student on this year’s tour which will host over 1,500 high school students nationwide. The Electric Cooperative Youth Tour is a… Read More»

Piedmont EMC Awards Grants to Teachers for their ‘Bright Ideas’

PIEDMONT EMC AWARDS GRANTS TO TEACHERS FOR ‘BRIGHT IDEAS’ HILLSBOROUGH,  N.C., NOVEMBER 13, 2015 – PIEDMONT EMC awarded more than $25,000 in Bright Ideas education grants to 23 area teachers to fund engaging classroom learning projects. More than 6800 students at schools in Alamance, Caswell, Durham, Orange, and Person counties… Read More»

Piedmont Electric’s 2015 Youth Scholarship Winners

Piedmont EMC awarded three youth scholarships to local students in our area. Two Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarships were awarded to Trey Grizzle of Gravelly Middle School in Orange County for the Roy Williams Basketball Camp (June 20–24) at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Matina McCain of Northern Middle School in Person County attended the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball… Read More»