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Closed for Good Friday

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Friday, April 15, in honor of Good Friday and Easter. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should not be reported through these sites. Have a safe holiday weekend!

And the winners are…

What a fantastic week. More than 3,200 of you drove through Sumter and Camden, and we could not be more excited about this MASSIVE turn-out. We have the best members! The grand prize winner of the riding lawn mower is Maritza Hogan of Dalzell! Other winners include: 40-inch TV – Linda Singletary of Camden; $100…Continue Reading

Join us live for our Annual Meeting

Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2022 Virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, April 14, 8 a.m. until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt). Each member voting in person…Continue Reading

2022 Annual Meeting & Registration

Mark your calendars! Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2022 virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, April 14, 8 a.m. until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt). Each member…Continue Reading

Apply for Youth Tour today!

Attention high school students! You could be selected for one of two unforgettable trips in the summer of 2022. Juniors can apply now for the Washington Youth Tour, June 18-23, 2022. If selected, you’ll explore Washington, D.C., with 1,600 high school juniors from across the country—meeting lawmakers and touring all the sights. South Carolina’s electric co-ops will…Continue Reading

Happy Labor Day!

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in honor of Labor Day. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should…Continue Reading

Closed for the Fourth!

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, July 5, in honor of the July 4th holiday weekend. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Have a safe weekend!Continue Reading

Closed for Memorial Day

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, May 31, for Memorial Day. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Social Media sites are not manned 24/7 for outage reports. Have a safe holiday…Continue Reading

And the winners are…

What a great week of registration and voting with more than 2,000 of our members! Thank you all for coming out and attending the Virtual Annual Meeting. And the prize winners are: The Grand Prize – a Husqvarna riding lawnmower with utility trailer: Elijah Stewart Sr. of Pinewood! Other prizes include a $100 gift Visa…Continue Reading

2021 Virtual Annual Meeting

Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, April 15, 8 a.m. until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt).Each member voting in person will…Continue Reading