Piedmont Electric Sponsors Students for Summer Programs

HILLSBOROUGH, NC, August 13, 2010—Two area students represented Piedmont Electric at youth programs this summer.

Hannah Allison attended the Rural Electric Youth Tour to Washington, DC, June 12-18, and Andrew Garrett participated in the Roy Williams Touchstone Energy Basketball Camp in Chapel Hill, June 19-23.

Hannah is the daughter of Jackie and Tom Allison of Efland. She is a rising senior at Orange High School in Hillsborough. Andrew, son of Carol and Bryan Garrett of Timberlake, is a rising sixth grader at Southern Middle School in Roxboro.

Both Hannah and Andrew completed formal applications and were chosen by an independent panel of judges. Their families are members of the Cooperative.

Piedmont Electric, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative based in Hillsborough, is a nonprofit electric utility serving 32,000 consumers in parts of Alamance, Caswell, Durham, Granville, Orange and Person counties.