Area Students Participate in Youth Day
State Senators Andy Manar and Chapin Rose and Representatives Avery Bourne and Dan Caulkins met with students representing Shelby Electric Cooperative during the Illinois Electric and Telephone Cooperatives Youth Day in Springfield on Wednesday, April 3. Youth Day is designed to introduce young rural leaders to state government. More than 235 students representing 23 co-ops from across the state attended the event.
At the end of the day, students representing Shelby Electric Cooperative were interviewed for the chance to participate in the Youth to Washington Tour, June 14-21, 2019. Participants selected to represent Shelby Electric Cooperative are Kelsey Partlow and Jacob Beyers. Alternates are Kaitlin Arthur and Shelia Williams.
See more pictures and a full story on Youth Day in the June 2019 issue of the Illinois Country Living Magazine in the Shelby News insert. View more pictures now by clicking on this link to the cooperative's facebook page --> https://www.facebook.com/YourCoop/photos/pcb.2325438807478553/2325423774...