Greenbelt Electric Cooperative, Inc. headquartered in Wellington, deployed eight linemen and two mechanics Aug. 28 to help Jasper-Newton Electric Cooperative in southeast Texas, in the Kirbyville area, to restore power in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Employees include front, from left, Justin Brewer, Ricky Orozco, Jeffrey Wadley, Larry Valles, Chance Henson, Chance Byers and Robert Lewis. Back row, from left, Todd Thomas, Micky Anglin and Matt Wynn. (Courtesy Photos)
Wellington area for linemen, mechanics and their families send up prayers as they embrace the opportunity to help others and for a safe journey home.