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Jan 14, 2021, 14:14 ET Make every day epic with Samsung Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21+ on C Spire

C Spire announced plans Thursday to offer the new Samsung Galaxy S21 and the Galaxy S21+ smartphones on its customer-inspired wireless communications ...


Jan 07, 2021, 15:10 ET C Spire Foundation commits $1 million to help fund computer science education

The C Spire Foundation made a $1 million commitment Thursday to assist school districts across Mississippi with implementing computer science...


Dec 18, 2020, 10:20 ET C Spire-led consortium publishes business model white paper on rural broadband access

A group of tech firms led by Mississippi-based C Spire proposed that one solution to bridging the "digital divide" and helping solve the rural...


Dec 15, 2020, 15:02 ET C Spire acquires Alabama-based Harbor Communications, LLC

C Spire has acquired Mobile-based Harbor Communications, LLC, which provides a range of voice and data unified telecommunications services to...


Dec 15, 2020, 10:00 ET C Spire to announce major telecommunications acquisition today

News media representatives are invited to attend a virtual online press briefing today at 2 p.m. central time to announce a major telecommunications...


Dec 11, 2020, 23:52 ET C Spire to announce major telecommunications acquisition next week

News media representatives are invited to attend a virtual online press briefing on Tuesday, Dec. 15 to announce a major telecommunications...


Dec 09, 2020, 11:00 ET C Spire celebrates availability of ultra-fast fiber internet in Jasper, Alabama

C Spire, making good on its broadband expansion promise into neighboring states, started connecting the first Alabama customers this month to its...


Nov 24, 2020, 11:02 ET Health concerns prompt moving C Spire Outstanding Player Awards to May 2021

The state's top college athletes will have to wait until next year to be honored for their exploits on the field and on the court after C Spire and...


Nov 24, 2020, 10:09 ET Health concerns prompt moving C Spire Outstanding Player Awards to May 2021

The state's top college athletes will have to wait until next year to be honored for their exploits on the field and on the court after C Spire and...


Nov 20, 2020, 11:06 ET C Spire Fiber rated as Mississippi's fastest broadband internet service

C Spire Fiber, which offers consumers Gigabit symmetrical broadband internet access, live streaming TV and home phone services, has been verified as...


Nov 19, 2020, 16:21 ET C Spire Fiber begins pre-orders for ultra-fast fiber internet in Oxford, Mississippi

C Spire Fiber, which offers Mississippi's fastest internet access speeds, began accepting consumer pre-orders today for its ultra-fast, fiber-based...


Nov 12, 2020, 14:38 ET C Spire expands state university research and development consortium

C Spire is adding 15 community colleges to the Mississippi Optical Network (MissiON) just 26 months after completing a major technology upgrade of...


Nov 05, 2020, 17:33 ET C Spire to begin pre-orders for all-new iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone mini with 5G

C Spire will begin customer pre-orders on Friday, Nov. 6 for the new iPhone 12 Pro Max, providing a reimagined pro camera and the largest display...


Nov 02, 2020, 12:53 ET C Spire Business Honored with US Theater/Area Award as Commercial Scale Partner of the Year at Cisco Partner Summit Digital 2020

C Spire Business has been named the Commercial Scale Partner of the Year in the Southeastern U.S. by Cisco based on its channel sales and service...


Oct 23, 2020, 13:15 ET C Spire begins rollout of next-generation 5G service in Mississippi

C Spire today began rolling out its game-changing 5G service – the next generation of wireless network technology - in the first Mississippi markets...


Oct 16, 2020, 12:30 ET C Spire begins pre-orders for new iPhone 12 line up with powerful 5G experience

C Spire began customer pre-orders today (Friday, Oct. 16) for the new iPhone 12 lineup, including iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12, introducing a...


Sep 25, 2020, 19:03 ET C Spire debuts the breakthrough Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, Family Setup along with the New iPad (Eighth-Generation) Plus All-New Redesigned iPad Air

C Spire today unveiled the latest products from Apple on its customer-inspired network, including Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE and Family...


Sep 15, 2020, 23:37 ET C Spire offers consumers and businesses important reminders and tips on how to use their communication devices in tropical cyclones like Hurricane Sally

With Hurricane Sally gradually weakening in the Gulf of Mexico but moving closer to the Mississippi and Alabama Gulf Coast, C Spire is offering...


Sep 14, 2020, 18:59 ET C Spire ready for Hurricane Sally on Mississippi Gulf Coast

With parts of Mississippi and Alabama in the cross hairs of Hurricane Sally, C Spire's bolstered network and highly-trained staff is ready to respond ...


Sep 10, 2020, 13:35 ET C Spire shifts implementation of new state technology contract into high gear

C Spire is moving forward with full implementation of a new advanced voice and data contract with the Mississippi Department of Information...


Aug 12, 2020, 11:30 ET C Spire to bridge digital divide with ultra-fast fiber broadband in parts of four counties

C Spire plans to install over 33 miles of underground fiber infrastructure in unserved parts of Hinds, Madison, Amite and Pike counties and will...


Aug 05, 2020, 16:42 ET C Spire Business Named One of World's Top Managed Service Providers in 2020

C Spire Business has been selected for the seventh consecutive year as one of the world's premier managed service providers by Channel Futures, one...


Aug 05, 2020, 16:35 ET C Spire Business named to CRN's 2020 Fast Growth 150 list

C Spire Business has been honored as one of the 150 fastest-growing and best-performing channel solution providers, technology integrators, IT...


Aug 03, 2020, 11:38 ET C Spire partners with Delta Regional Medical Center on remote patient monitoring

C Spire is teaming up with the Delta Regional Medical Center to debut a remote patient monitoring program in Mississippi for a broad array of chronic ...


Jul 16, 2020, 11:00 ET C Spire begins pre-orders for ultra-fast fiber internet in Jasper and Trussville, Alabama

C Spire, making good on its broadband expansion promise into neighboring states, began accepting consumer pre-orders today for its ultra-fast,...