Cullman Electric Cooperative’s 2016 Annual Meeting will take place Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, from 8 a.m. until noon at Northbrook Baptist Church on Hwy. 157. Registration will take place from 8-11 a.m. with the business meeting set to start at approximately 11 a.m.
Registration packets were mailed to all co-op members the week of Aug. 8, 2016, and include a registration card, ballot for the board of trustees election, voting instructions and a postage-paid return envelope. Registration cards and ballots must be received in the mail by Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016.
All members who register by mail or in person at the meeting will receive a $15 bill credit and are entered into a drawing for one of 20 $100 bill credits. Members who attend the meeting can enter a drawing for the grand prize – a 2006 Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck.
Activities at this year’s meeting include a concert featuring Southern gospel group The McKameys, starting at 9 a.m. in the church sanctuary. As always, the co-op will have hot dogs, drinks, popcorn, bucket truck rides, inflatable games for the children and a free health fair hosted by Cullman Regional Medical Center.
Three seats on the co-op board of trustees are on the ballot this year – District 2, District 4 and District 6. Candidates for District 2 are Lynda Carter, Dale Harbin and Sheila Sizemore. Candidates for District 4 are James Fields and Cherrie Haney. Candidates for District 6 are Daryl W. Calvert, Mark Johnson and Daren McCormick.
Click here to view profiles for the 2016 board candidates.