A trip of a lifetime!

Entries are now being accepted for the 51st Annual Youth Tour contest, which will culminate with six finalists traveling to Washington, D.C., this summer.

The contest is open only to high school juniors who live and attend school in Cuivre River Electric’s general service area, or who have Cuivre River electric service in their homes.

Grant helps support emergency shelter

The number of youth facing homelessness has been growing at an alarming rate.

In Youth In Need's service area, the number of homeless students increased 114 percent over the last seven school years, from 5,886 (2009-2010) to 12,599 (2016-2017). These numbers include counts of 803 homeless students in St. Charles County, 409 in Warren County and 100 in Lincoln County.

January 2019 Current Times

The January 2019 issue of the Current Times/Rural Missouri Digital Edition is now available. Click here to read

This month's edition features stories about the Youth Tour program, new CREC headquarters building to be built in Troy, new CREC e-newsletter, Operation Round Up and Co-op Connections. In addition, the issue has much more from the Rural Missouri staff.