The Athens Review
A fire Oncor’s substation has caused extensive damage resulting in power outages for roughly 1200 TVEC members south of Athens. The outage began just before 11 p.m. on August 7. Oncor has said power should be restored this afternoon between 12 and 5 p.m.
According to Henderson County Emergency Management Coordinator Joy Kimbrough individuals who need shelter during the outage should call 911.