Substation receives dedication Posted in: News Last Friday, Bandera Electric Cooperative (BEC) celebrated the completion of an upgrade to the Tarpley substation by dedicating it to recently retired BEC Board Director, Douglas R. “Rob” Sandidge. “Mr. Sandidge’s commitment to the coopera tive is evident by his almost 19 years of service,” said Bill Hetherington, CEO of BEC. “BEC ...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!