Our crews are dedicated to serving the Petit Jean Electric Cooperative membership with high-speed internet from Petit Jean Fiber. We are excited to announce that with the completion of our most recent zone openings — Hillview and Shirley — ALL OF VAN BUREN COUNTY is now connected to fiber-fast internet!
In today’s world, most of us don’t leave the front door unlocked. We protect our homes, loved ones and valuables, from intruders with locks, alarms and other security measures. Cybersecurity is no different. It’s the practice of protecting other valuables, such as your identify, banking and health records and other sensitive information, from digital attacks and theft.
October is National Co-op Month, and Petit Jean Electric Cooperative is joining cooperatives across the U.S. to celebrate. Co-ops come in all shapes and sizes, but they each have a common goal: to provide goods or services for the members of the co-op.
We are thrilled to announce a significant milestone for Petit Jean Fiber, a leading provider of fiber internet services and a fiber subsidiary of Petit Jean Electric Cooperative. We have reached 3,000 subscribers, marking a remarkable achievement in our journey to bring high-speed connectivity to our members throughout rural Arkansas.
September is National Preparedness Month. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), National Preparedness Month is a yearly observance “to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time.”
For many hunters, September is an exciting month, as it means the start of their season with the opening of dove hunting. It’s also a good time to urge hunters to take precautions and be aware of potential electrical hazards while hunting.
Petit Jean Electric Cooperative wishes to thank our local legislators, as well as the entire 94th General Assembly, for their hard work and service. We appreciate those who supported our efforts during the Arkansas 2023 General Session.
Bar MC Ranch, owned by Adam and Darla McJunkins of Dennard, has been named the Van Buren County and North Central District Farm Family of the Year. Adam has worked for Petit Jean Electric for 29 years in various engineering and operations positions.
Inflation has impacted the price of everything including gasoline, eggs, and the costs for fuels required to produce electricity have also risen. There are a few key factors that impact electricity prices and energy bills.
The Ballot Counting Committee drew three envelopes at random from the ballots returned. Each winner was presented with a smart television.