The annual membership meeting of Lamar County Electric Cooperative Association will be held at Paris Junior High School, 2400 Jefferson Road in Paris, Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Registration opens at 9 a.m. The business session will begin at 10 a.m. and includes any necessary reports of the officers, board members and committees, as well as the election of board members in Districts 2, 3 and 4, each for a three-year term.
A member who wishes to be elected to the cooperative’s board of directors must appear in person at the main office of the cooperative and fill out a nomination form not less than 60 days and no more than 90 days before the date of the annual meeting of the members at which board members are to be elected.
The following members have placed their names in nomination at the cooperative headquarters:
DISTRICT 2 Jeremy Hamil, 211 CR 34520, Sumner, TX 75486
DISTRICT 3 Harry Moore, 910 FM 1159, Clarksville, TX 75426
DISTRICT 4 James Floyd, 5639 FM 44, Annona, TX 75550
You do not have to be present at the meeting to vote in the director election. Before the meeting, ballots will be mailed to members who reside in those districts. If you reside in one of the districts having an election, you may either vote by mail or in person at the meeting.
Each member in attendance at the meeting will receive a registration gift, and a drawing for other prizes will be held. You must be present at the time of the drawing to be eligible for other prizes.
Six $1,000 scholarships also will be awarded at the meeting. Entries must be received at the cooperative office by 5 p.m. April 12. To be eligible for a scholarship, a candidate:
- Must live full time in a residence served by Lamar Electric; and
- Be a graduating senior attending a high school or accredited Home Extended Studies program within the counties served by Lamar Electric.
We look forward to your attending. Enjoy your annual meeting.