The seventh cooperative principle is Concern for Community

Read more about the article Craighead Electric Awards High Voltage Lineman Scholarship to Brookland High School Senior
Colton Rusco, a senior at Brookland High School, awarded Lineman Scholarship

Craighead Electric Awards High Voltage Lineman Scholarship to Brookland High School Senior

Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation is proud to announce the recipient of this year's High Voltage Lineman Scholarship, Colton Rusco. This scholarship recognizes exceptional dedication and promise in the field of…

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Pictured from left to right is Blake Massey, Ann Marie Covington (undergraduate at A-State), Kyle Edmonds (USFS), Heather Custer (A-State graduate student) with a guano collector

Bat habitat update

It has been nearly a year since Craighead Electric Cooperative, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Arkansas State University, and others teamed up on a conservation initiative to help an endangered native bat species in Arkansas and the biologists working on the project have some exciting news to share.

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Read more about the article Craighead Electric Cooperative assists in endangered bat conservation
Craighead Electric staff assist in the installation of an artificial bat habitat.

Craighead Electric Cooperative assists in endangered bat conservation

Craighead Electric Cooperative teams up with community partners to assist in the conservation of the endangered Indiana bat erecting new habitat for a colony located in the Shirey Bay Rainey Brake Wildlife Management Area near Strawberry.

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Craighead Electric employees donate to local charitable groups

In 2018, the Co-Op Cares campaign was launched as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. It is an employee-sponsored community fund with the mission to support various local charitable organizations. It does not receive any funding from Craighead Electric or its members. Employee contribution is voluntary, but Co-Op Cares currently benefits from over 90% employee participation.

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