Entries by Jessica Smith

Local students visit nation’s capital on Washington Youth Tour

Students from Powell Valley Electric’s service area spent a week in our nation’s capital as delegates of the 2019 Washington Youth Tour. Caleb Daniels, J. Frank White Academy, Brandon Meadows and Ellie Yount, Hancock County High School, and Blaine Caylor, Claiborne High School were among 135 students from across Tennessee on the weeklong trip that […]

LOCAL YOUNG LEADERS LEARN ABOUT GOVERNMENT DURING ELECTRIC CO-OP EVENT IN NASHVILLE

Hancock County High School student Ellie Yount and Claiborne High School student Lucas Duncan were in Nashville March 3-6 for the Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association’s annual Youth Leadership Summit. The juniors were chosen by school guidance counselors and sponsored by Powell Valley Electric Cooperative. Delegates to the annual event receive a hands-on look at state […]