Longview Service Center celebrates Christmas, collects donations for Blue Santa Program

Officer Misty Ryan of the Longview Police Department

Employees in Longview, Texas, donated unwrapped gifts to the Longview Police Department’s Blue Santa Program during their annual Christmas party. Continue reading “Longview Service Center celebrates Christmas, collects donations for Blue Santa Program”

12 Health & Safety Tips for the Holidays

Half length portrait of young handsome caucasian short brown hair woman celebrating holding a sparkler, looking the flame, smiling - celebrating, new year eve, happiness

Here are 12 health and safety tips to help make your Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or other holiday celebration a safe and happy one. Continue reading “12 Health & Safety Tips for the Holidays”

SWEPCO to present Red River Laser Light Show

SWEPCO’s Scott McCloud (right) talks with the Shreveport Convention & Tourist Bureau’s Brandy Evans and KTAL NBC 6’s Steve Bender about the upcoming laser light show and LED lighting.

Shreveport’s Spirit of the Season continues Saturday, Dec. 10, at the downtown Riverview Park, located at 601 Clyde Fant Parkway. Continue reading “SWEPCO to present Red River Laser Light Show”

Electrical safety tips for the season


“The year’s largest and most festive holiday season is upon us. In addition to the cheer, sharing and family togetherness, safety should be considered when decorating the house,” said Scott McCloud, AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO®) principal communications consultant in Shreveport. Continue reading “Electrical safety tips for the season”

Remaining VEMCO capital credits now NSU scholarships

Louisiana Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell (L) and SWEPCO President & COO Venita McCellon-Allen dedicate remaining capital credits to Northwestern State University with NSU President Dr. Jim Henderson (R).

SWEPCO and Louisiana Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell on Nov. 23 dedicated $200,000 in remaining Valley capital credits to Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, La. Continue reading “Remaining VEMCO capital credits now NSU scholarships”

SWEPCO Alerts keep you in the know


Severe storms are hitting our service area. If your electric service is interrupted, you can be sure that we will make every effort to restore service as quickly and safely as possible. You may report your outage to 1-888-218-3919 at any time, or online at SWEPCO.com. Sign up for mobile outage updates to receive texts or emails about your home at SWEPCO.com/Alerts. Continue reading “SWEPCO Alerts keep you in the know”

Holiday cooking energy tips

Woman Taking Roast Turkey Out Of The Oven

The busy holiday season is here, and that means quite a bit of cooking going on throughout the area. Continue reading “Holiday cooking energy tips”