Employees featured for 70 years of service

Employees featured for 70 years of service

WTOK anchor Lindsey Hall profiles Forest lineman Jack Windham during his final week on the job. Windham served customers for 34 years out of the company’s Forest office.


A pair of Mississippi Power employees have been serving customers in Forest for nearly 70 years.

One of those employees, Jack Windham, retired from the company in March 2018.

Before he hung up his hard hat for the final time, WTOK anchor Lindsey Hall spent the day with Windham and Lead Lineman Wayne Gordy, to discuss their decades of service.

You can view the story, part of Hall’s “County Road 11” series, by clicking here.

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