OREMC Gives to Baker County Education Foundation

Supporting education and fostering community development are among the seven cooperative principles Okefenoke REMC was built upon 80 years ago. OREMC’s recent $2,000 donation to the Baker County Education Foundation demonstrates that mission in action as the cooperative continues to serve the rural residents of northeast Florida and southeast OREMC Board President Wayne Combs presents a $2,000 donation to Superintendent Sherri Raulerson, Baker County School District, and Robin Mobley, executive director, Baker County Education Foundation. Georgia. “Donations such as this are made possible to qualifying organizations using funds [...]

By |2019-03-25T15:19:55-04:00March 25, 2019 3:19 pm|Tags: , , , , , , |

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Appreciative of OREMC Donation

The Okefenoke REMC Board of Directors made a $1,500 donation to the Okefenokee Area Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) at their February board meeting. Accepting the check on behalf of FCA was Toby Crews, area director. OREMC Board of Directors present Okefenokee Area FCA with a $1,500 donation. Pictured l-r: Steve Rawl Sr., first vice president; Wayne Combs, president; Craig Morgan; Cristi Koncz; Jimmy Woodard; Bobby Sports, second vice president; Toby Crews, area director, Okefenokee FCA; Clyde Mizell; Jamie Giddens; Tavis Page, OREMC operations manager and FCA board member; [...]

By |2019-03-05T12:17:21-04:00March 5, 2019 12:17 pm|Tags: , , , , , |

New Customer Service Representative Greeting OREMC Consumer-Members

There is a new face greeting Okefenoke REMC consumer-members who visit the cooperative’s Nahunta office. Carli Johns has joined OREMC’s customer service team and is assisting members who walk-in or come through the drive-up window.  “I’ve always been interested in OREMC, as I heard it was a good place to work,” notes Johns. “I like meeting new people and building relationships. Plus, my husband is a lineman with a contractor, so it is an industry I was familiar with.”  While customer service has always been the focal point of John’s [...]

By |2018-11-20T09:56:06-04:00November 20, 2018 9:56 am|Tags: , , , , |

New OREMC Board Director Elected

Okefenoke REMC’s consumer-members have elected Craig Morgan from Nahunta as their District 4-Middle Brantley County representative on the board of directors. He will serve a three-year term—along with re-elected directors R. Wayne Combs, District 1-Baker County, Florida, and Jimmy Woodard, District 5-West Brantley County and Ware County—on the OREMC board. Craig Morgan Winning over incumbent Board Director Tony Ham, Morgan says he respects and applauds Ham’s 24 years of service, but notes the timing finally seemed right for him to run for the OREMC board. It is something [...]

By |2018-09-11T15:42:19-04:00September 11, 2018 3:42 pm|Tags: , , , |

OREMC to Hold 79th Annual Meeting of Members

Okefenoke REMC will hold its 79th Annual Meeting on Saturday, Sept. 8, at 10 a.m., Brantley County High School, Highway 82 West in Nahunta. Registration will be open from 8:30-10 a.m. As an electric cooperative owned by its consumer-members, the annual meeting is an opportunity to come together to learn about the operations and initiatives OREMC is undertaking to provide affordable, reliable energy to power the community every day. Additionally, co-op leadership will provide an update on community activities OREMC supports. All registered consumer-members will be eligible for door prizes, [...]

By |2018-08-27T14:50:31-04:00August 27, 2018 2:47 pm|Tags: , , |