PEC’s new Teacher Spotlight Award seeks to shine a light on local educators

Teacher Spotlight nominations open

Nominate a teacher by April 30 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (JOHNSON CITY, Texas) April 3, 2024 — Rooted in community, Pedernales Electric Cooperative invests in an array of educational programs to help brighten classrooms and communities across the Texas Hill Country. Today, PEC announced a new Teacher Spotlight Award — intended to recognize the incredible work teachers […]

PEC ready to respond during total solar eclipse

Co-op urges public to move over, slow down for lineworker crews FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (JOHNSON CITY, Texas) March 27, 2024 — Pedernales Electric Cooperative is committed to delivering safe, reliable power to its members and communities. As the Texas Hill Country awaits the upcoming total solar eclipse, April 8, hundreds of thousands of visitors are […]

PEC launches “Literary Expedition Library” for Read Across America Day

Free web-based resource available to teachers, parents, and community members FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (JOHNSON CITY, Texas) February 27, 2024 — Pedernales Electric Cooperative is committed to supporting education and opportunity for Central Texas youth. Building upon this commitment and in celebration of National Read Across America Day, March 2, PEC is debuting its new Literary […]

Meet PEC’s 2024 Youth Tour delegates

Students to represent co-op in Washington, D.C., visit historical sites and meet with elected officials FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (JOHNSON CITY, Texas) February 13, 2024 — For more than 56 years, PEC has proudly participated in Youth Tour, a program established by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), which sends students on an all-expenses paid […]

LCRA, PEC award $19,800 grant to help Hays County firefighters save lives

New CPR devices will aid first responders with North Hays Co. ESD #1 respond to life-threatening emergencies The following press release is courtesy of LCRA.   DRIPPING SPRINGS, Texas – North Hays County Emergency Services District #1 soon will replace aging CPR devices with newer, more dependable models thanks to a $19,800 grant from the […]

Twinkly times are almost here!

The co-op’s world-famous holiday lights will begin shining November 24 from 6 p.m. to midnight and will continue nightly through January 7, 2024.