Cox Announces New Channels for Roanoke Customers in October

Galavision and 9 new HD channels launch

Oct 13, 2010, 12:40 ET from Cox Communications

ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications is pleased to announce the addition of 1 new channel and 9 HD channels to the Cox line-up for its customers in Roanoke in October. These channel additions include:

  • Galavision (channel 366; channel 759 in HD)
    Galavision offers a combination of classic comedy, telenovelas, and late night shows from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s that aired originally on Univision, with more present day offerings from news, sports and specials originating from Televisa's three stations, XEW-TV, 4TV, and Galavision Mexico as well as two shows produced by Televisa's music network, TeleHit along with some original programming.
  • ESPNU HD (channel 762)
  • The Weather Channel HD (channel 751)
  • HD PPV Events (channel 763)
  • Fox Soccer HD (channel 765)
  • Starz Edge HD (channel 775)
  • WE HD (channel 780)
  • Fox Soccer HD (channel 765)
  • Comcast SportsNet HD (channel 744)

Cox Virginia Vice President of Marketing Chris Pantoya said, "We are pleased to offer these new channels. And the fact that we can continue to offer new channels in HD service free of charge is another way Cox is ensuring that we continue to satisfy and delight our customers."

For more information, contact Felicia Blow at (757) 222-8432 or

About Cox Communications:

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and wireless services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable TV company, Cox serves 6.2 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and new media advertising. Cox is known for pioneering efforts in cable telephone and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. For six years, Cox has been recognized as the top operator for women by Women in Cable Telecommunication; for four years, Cox has ranked among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity; and the company holds a perfect score in the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at and

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