Hernandez and Atkins Win Free Trip to Washington D.C.

SAYRE, OK—-Northfork Electric’s 2023 Youth Tour delegates emerged from four finalists on Monday, February 13 during the cooperative’s annual Youth Tour Finals Banquet.Jaidyn Hernandez, a junior from Leedey High School, and Jalie Atkins, a junior from Hammon High School, were named winners of the contest. Hernandez is a student of Ms. Morgan Lady and Atkins is a student of Ms. Mary Cole.“It is our goal with the opportunity to educate our youth about the history of rural electrification, member-owned electric cooperatives and the Seven Cooperative Principles,” said Connie Ferrero, NFEC’s Youth Services Coordinator. “This year’s finalists prepared well for the…

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