WINSTON COUNTY - The following locations in Winston County are where school buses that are equipped with Wi-Fi will be parked for students who are learning virtually to utilize, if needed, in order to obtain high-speed internet:
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WINSTON COUNTY - Local officials cite inadequate digital mapping as the reason why some rural areas of Winston County show that they have high speed internet service when in reality there is little to none.
CULLMAN - Less than a month after Cullman Electric Cooperative announced a major internet project to build a fiber optic network among its substations, another major announcement was made Thursday, June 18, that 264 miles of lateral fiber lines would also be installed, connecting 12,000 homes and businesses to high speed internet.
WINSTON COUNTY - The closure of all schools and some businesses due to the COVID-19 pandemic has created an excessive load on internet service.
ARLEY - State Rep. Tim Wadsworth announced on his Facebook page Friday, Dec. 13, that the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs has approved a grant...
HAMILTON - U.S. Department of Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Development Donald “DJ” LaVoy announced Thursday, Dec. 5, that USDA has invested $62.3 million in high-speed broadband infrastructure that will create or improve e-connectivity for more than 8,000 rural households, 57 farms...
MONTGOMERY - In a major step toward continued expansion of broadband internet service in rural Alabama, Governor Kay Ivey today signed Senate Bill 90 into law. Sponsored by Senator Clay Scofield (R-Guntersville), SB90 expands an existing grant program under the Alabama Broadband Accessibility Fund, which was established by the Alabama Legislature in 2018.