Spearman Residents and Businesses to Undergo a Digital Transformation with PTCI Fiber Build Initiative

by Press Release

Guymon, OK, July 27, 2023 – PTCI launches a game-changing fiber build initiative in Spearman, Texas, paving the way for a high-speed digital future. This project will begin in mid-August. With construction in three phases, the fiber build will be an inclusive project connecting the town’s residents and businesses.

In a statement, Jana Wallace, PTCI CEO, said, "We are thrilled to be building on our partnership with Spearman, Texas, by bringing high-speed fiber-optic internet to every doorstep. Our commitment to enhancing connectivity in rural communities exists at the core of PTCI’s values. By offering speeds of up to 2 Gbps, we are laying the foundation for a more digitally inclusive and innovative community, providing economic growth, remote work, telehealth, and education opportunities."

PTCI ensures that high-speed internet is accessible to all, and as part of this commitment, the company actively participates in the FCC’s Affordable Connectivity Program. Through this program, PTCI offers discounted broadband plans to qualifying households, ensuring no one lags behind in the connected future.

"Everyone deserves the benefits of fast and reliable internet, and by participating in the Affordable Connectivity Program, we aspire to bridge the digital divide and positively impact the lives of families in Spearman," Wallace added.

A state-of-the-art, future-proofed broadband infrastructure can deliver speeds of up to 2 gigabits per second (Gbps). This investment in connectivity is set to revitalize the community with the potential to strengthen existing businesses and attract new businesses while also enhancing the quality of life for residents.

Key highlights of the fiber build initiative include:

1. Economic Development: Access to high-speed internet is a fundamental requirement for economic growth and attracting new businesses to the area.

2. Empowering Remote Work: The enhanced internet connectivity will enable remote workers to thrive in a digital workspace. Reliable and fast internet access opens a world of possibilities, allowing individuals to work from home while contributing to the local economy.

3. Enhancing Telehealth: Telehealth services have become vital in providing accessible and timely healthcare. With fiber-optic internet, Spearman will have the bandwidth necessary to support seamless telemedicine consultations, ensuring residents have convenient access to specialized medical professionals.
4. Enriching Education: A high-speed internet connection unlocks educational resources for students and educators.

5. Smart Rural Community Partner: As a registered Smart Rural Community partner, PTCI is committed to empowering rural areas with cutting-edge technology. This initiative aligns with the Smart Rural Community vision of bridging the digital divide and creating vibrant, future-ready communities.

Soon, residents and businesses can look forward to enjoying the benefits of high-speed internet, creating new opportunities, and fostering a thriving, connected community.

PTCI's dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction has driven this initiative forward. The company is committed to consistently providing progressive, affordable, high-quality communication services that enhance customers' quality of life.

For further information about the fiber build initiative, please contact:

PTCI

Phone: 800-526-2556

Email: comments@ptci.net



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