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Do you risk losing out on family connections, learning, running your business and shopping and entertainment opportunities because you don't have reliable electricity or broadband services? Live life to its fullest with safe, reliable and affordable electricity and fiber-fast internet, TV and phone services. You matter! We serve homes, farms, churches, schools and small and large commercial businesses to make people's lives better. Thank you for your interest in the cooperative's actions to make people's lives better. The Newsroom will keep you informed.

On Behalf of Team SEMO - Thank you! 

CEO Sean

CEO/GM Sean Vanslyke

Smartphone: (573) 703-7694

Donuts, cookies, cakes, and more! Telle’s Sweets & Treats, located in Advance, Mo., is your one-stop bakery shop. Along with sweet treats, they will also be offering specialty coffee! If you have any questions, call (573) 625-1585.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Encourage Each Other

For more than four years, Kyle Steele and I have encouraged each other online. We had never met in person until this morning on Week 151 of #TheFridayFeature in Cedar Rapids. We both do uplifting videos to inspire and encourage others each week. Kyle’s is called One Minute Wednesday. Be intentional. Be you. Thanks Kyle for inspiring me! It was cold this morning! Thanks to my wife for shooting the video. One take! #keepingitreal #keeppushingforward

Since 1972, Dennis Ziegenhorn has been in the real estate business. He and his son, Bart Ziegenhorn, now own and operate Z & Z Realty in Sikeston, Mo. If you are trying to sell or buy, call today at (573) 380-3853.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Sell Sunshine

Let’s all sell sunshine. For 150 consecutive weeks, we have offered hope with #TheFridayFeature. Thank you to those who watch, share and comment to help others, and me, keep pushing forward. Let your sun shine! Welcome to Week #150. #keeppushingforward

Bring on warmer weather! C&B Powersports, owned by Cody Mayfield, Blake Mayfield, and Cody Schlosser, is your one-stop shop. ATV/UTV repairs, suspension tuning, engine/transmission overhauls, and performance tuning are just a few things they offer. If you have questions, call (573) 258-8929.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Kenneth’s 30 Days of Gratitude

What are you grateful for? As Kenneth came to the end of this life due to cancer, he took time to celebrate 30 Days of Gratitude. Let’s show gratitude every day for our blessings. Thank you Michelle Lucero Bedwell for sharing this part of Kenneth Bedwell, MBA’s legacy. Prayers. #keeppushingforward Welcome to Week 149 of #TheFridayFeature. Thank you for viewing and sharing.

Are you in the market for a second vehicle? Do you have a child getting ready to celebrate the "Big 16"? Whatever the situation, Hucks Auto Sales Chaffee MO can help you help. Visit them today to find the vehicle you are looking for; don't forget, they do in-house financing. Call today (573) 475-6511.

The Friday Feature w/ Sean: Obstacles don’t block the path, they are the path.

Obstacles don’t block the path, they are the path. For the first time in 12 weeks, my mind is racing faster than my mouth. Chronic pain has a big impact on creativity and functioning. However, it as given me more empathy for others. If you have chronic pain, #keeppushingforward to find a solution. Thanks for faith, my wife, and to staff, physical therapists, nurses and doctors. Week #148 of #TheFridayFeature Have a great week.