Wave Rural Connect Hits Major Milestones: A Letter from the CEO

Dear AVECC Member, As we move into a new year, we are still living through unique and extraordinary times. It’s hard to believe that we are nearly two years into this world changed by the pandemic. Many aspects of our lives – the ways we work, learn, spend our downtime, and stay in touch with […] Read more »

Willie Wiredhand’s 12 Days of Christmas: Cold Weather Home Prep Edition

On the twelfth day of Christmas, the cold weather gave to me… Twelve water-tight windows,  Windows are an easy place for air to get in your house. Consider using inside window plastic. This is available at Wal-Mart and Lowes. It stops the drafts as well as condensation that may form on windows.  Eleven insulated plug-ins,  Insulate […] Read more »

Soaring Fuel Costs

Soaring fuel costs have become an unfortunate reality for our nation. We feel the effects at the gas pump, grocery store and in almost every other aspect of our daily lives. In recent months we have seen the price of gasoline make a steady climb, exceeding $3 per gallon at the pump. Other fossil fuels […] Read more »

Beware of Fraud Calls

Rest assured, Arkansas Valley Electric will never call our members and threaten to turn off your power or collect payment. Some members have reported a call from someone claiming to be from “Arkansas Valley Electric disconnection department.” Please be aware of any fraudulent calls coming from a “479” number claiming to be with the cooperative. […] Read more »

WildMan Twin Falls is This Weekend’s Adventure

We’re ready for a weekend with endless opportunities for adventure. If you’re looking for a great escape in your own backyard, check out the WildMan Twin Falls, near Mt. Magazine State Park. Directions according to Tim Ernst’s Arkansas Waterfall Guidebook: From Paris take Highway 309 towards Cove Lake and Mount Magazine Go 7.3 miles and […] Read more »