Entergy 'Helping Build Arkansas' 100 Years Later (Letter From Hugh McDonald)

by Hugh McDonald  on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 12:00 am   2 min read

Hugh McDonald

One hundred years ago Harvey Couch, the founder of Entergy, was determined to bring dependable, affordable electricity to Arkansans, starting with the state's first inter-city power line between Arkadelphia and Malvern and a generator fueled by sawdust. The industry and Arkansas have come a long way in 100 years, and Entergy Arkansas is proud to have played a part in “Helping Build Arkansas,” a phrase Mr. Couch used frequently.

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