There will be a planned outage for parts of Cumberland County this Saturday (November 16, 2019) starting at 7 a.m. central lasting for 2 hours. It will also have the Crab Orchard, Lantana, and parts of Crossville out of power during that time. Just over 12,000 VEC customers will be affected. This outage will allow linemen to repair the damage that occurred previously. It will also increase the reliability of service to the Crab Orchard and Lantana substations. VEC customers affected by this outage live in Crab Orchard and south of I-40 all the way to the Bellview area. The planned outage reaches members as far west as the Thomas Springs area and east as far as Daysville. Calls will go out to affected customers with updated contact information on 11/12 -11/15. For a specific address, check the Smart Hub app or call the VEC office in Crossville.