BEC hosts first in-person annual meeting since COVID August 16, 2023 - 00:00 Posted in: News Over 500 members descended on the Bandera Electric Cooperative’s 84th annual meeting Saturday, August 12, at the Ridin’ the River Cowboy Fellowship. It was the first in-person meeting since the COVID-19 outbreak.Seventy BEC employees were responsible for the annual event and were on hand to assist members.The annual meeting began with breakfast tacos, and beverages. Cowboy musician Clayton Chapin serenaded the breakfast group with songs as they leisurely drank coffee and chatted with neighbors.Members of American Legion Post 157 posted the colors, and songstress Lezlie Yurrita gave a powerful rendition of the national anthem.Guest speaker Kathleen Jackson, the Interim Chair ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!