Be aware of lightning strikes during summer storms

Lightning strikes

Summer thunderstorms can rapidly develop with dangerous cloud to ground lightning strokes. Continue reading “Be aware of lightning strikes during summer storms”

AEP Foundation to support traveling work skills exhibit in Arkansas

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L to R: Tifany Hamlin, executive director of Be Pro Be Proud; Bradley Hardin, SWEPCO governmental affairs manager, Little Rock; Andrew Parker, director of governmental affairs of Associated Industries of AR/AR State Chamber of Commerce; Randy Zook, president & CEO of Associated Industries of AR/AR State Chamber of Commerce. Continue reading “AEP Foundation to support traveling work skills exhibit in Arkansas”

AEP Foundation gift plants hope for City of Hope

AEP Foundation gift to City of Hope July 2017

The City of Hope has received an AEP Foundation grant of $35,000 for a Farmer’s Market Pavilion and Community Garden. Continue reading “AEP Foundation gift plants hope for City of Hope”

Longview Chamber of Commerce receives $50,000 grant from AEP Foundation

AEP Foundation Longview C of C Presentation 2017JuneRESIZED

L to R: SWEPCO’s Lynn Ferry-Nelson, Richard Manley (Chamber Board Chairman), Ron Hutchinson (Vice Chairman), Chuck King (Chairman Elect) and Casey Robertson (CEO Longview Regional). Photo courtesy of Chamber. Continue reading “Longview Chamber of Commerce receives $50,000 grant from AEP Foundation”

SWEPCO offers discounts on LED lights at stores in Shreveport, Longview and Marshall

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SWEPCO currently has agreements in place and qualifying LEDs for sale at Home Depot, Lowes and Walmart locations in Shreveport, La. and in Longview and Marshall, Texas. Continue reading “SWEPCO offers discounts on LED lights at stores in Shreveport, Longview and Marshall”

AEP Foundation gift helps Providence House in Shreveport

Providence House Foundation gift July 2017

John Hubbard, SWEPCO external affairs manager in Shreveport, left, with Providence House staff. Continue reading “AEP Foundation gift helps Providence House in Shreveport”

SWEPCO makes $25,000 AEP Foundation gift presentation to Clarendon College

clarendon college receives Foundation gift

SWEPCO officials present the $25,000 check to Dr. Robert Riza, second from left, president of Clarendon College, for use in their nursing programs. Continue reading “SWEPCO makes $25,000 AEP Foundation gift presentation to Clarendon College”