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Welcome to Rusk County Electric Cooperative

Headquartered in Henderson Texas, Rusk County Electric is a member-owned cooperative. Providing reliable, efficient, and economical services for our customers in Rusk, Gregg, Panola, Nacogdoches, and Shelby County that enhance their quality of life.

Local People. Serving You. That's the cooperative difference.

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News & Updates

  1. 05/24/2018

    New features available when you log onto Smarthub from a computer browser.

    • Analyze and understand usage trends to find ways to cut back.
    • Create and track a monthly budget to avoid unexpected high utility bills.
    • Set a point range in time to compare differences in usage.

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  2. 05/07/2018

    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - Experienced Electric Utility Lineman:

    Two full time positions at RCEC headquarters, 3162 SH 43 East, Henderson. Typical work week is four-10 hour days (Mon-Thu or Tue-Fri). Successful applicants will join our Operations department.

    The applicant must be capable of carrying out all of the responsibilities of a Lineman, both ...

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  3. 05/01/2018


    • Electricity and liquids DO NOT mix! Never place electronics and appliances near water - like next to the sink or tub.
    • Never place a drink near your gaming console. Spills could result in electric shock.
    • NEVER climb trees near power lines and electrical equipment. Same goes for kites ...

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  4. 01/02/2018

    Below is a list of scheduled events in 2018:

    • March 2:  Scholarship application postmark DEADLINE date
    • April 19:   Annual Meeting (Tommy McDaniel Exhibit Hall @ Rusk County Expo Center)
    • June 6-15:    Washington Youth Tour
    • June 25-29:  East Texas Rural Electric Youth Seminar (ETREYS)

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