Seam Vanslyke

Co-ops Vote program encourages Rural America to vote

An Election of Choices

Sean Vanslyke

Technology Helpful, but Live, Play Smart and Safe

Pokémon GO

Ok. I admit it. I know a little about Pokémon GO.  But, I don’t know as much as my 14 year-old son Parker or some of my co-workers. My wife Debbie and I...

Sean With Stop Sign


As storms have hit our service territory several days this summer, it is a strong reminder that there are many things we can’t control. The weather is one of those thing...

Sean with Tesla Sign


Did you know the number of electric cars on the road globally passed the one million threshold for the first time in 2015? According to the International Energy Agency’s June 2016 report, sales of electric cars aroun...

Dave Colvett

Our hearts are heavy as co-worker Dave Colvett passed away on May 7. Dave served as a service design engineer and recently celebrated 10 years with SEMO Electric Cooperative. Many member-owners knew Dave as he...

Bobby Taylor

Bobby Taylor

It seems life throws a curve ball when we least expect it. On April 7, SEMO Electric Cooperative’s line foreman Bobby Taylor passed away after a vehicle accident while driving home after work. Bobby, with his...

Sean with Paint Bucket

Painting for a Cause

A few Saturdays ago I had the pleasure to help paint a home at the annual Touchstone Energy® Cooperatives Community Service Project, held in conjunction with the NRECA annual meeting in New Orleans. As...

Rebates for Energy Efficiency

SEMO Electric Cooperative’s member-owners who choose energy efficient systems may have the opportunity to receive rebates from the cooperative. In 2015, SE...

Sean with electric usage graph

Avoid bill shock

The cold temperatures cause many of us to use more electricity, natural gas, wood, propane and/ or oil to stay warm. That means higher energy bills. That may mean highe...

Property Taxes Total $525,315

Happy New Year!

Team SEMO – the employees of SEMO Electric Cooperative – appreciates the opportunity to deliver safe, reliable and low cost electri...

Pastor Jay

As I walked into the church, emotion took hold of my heart and my eyes. This was the first time my family was together in the church since May 2008. I don’t recall the church b...

Roundtable Discussion

November 2015

Concern for Community

It was my pleasure to shine the light on SEMO Electric Cooperative’s members, board and employees at the Association of Missouri Elec...