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EATEL lights up GIG internet speed on 100% fiber network to Ascension and Livingston parishes

07/14/2015

GONZALES, LA – EATEL announced today it is bringing communities ‘out of this world’ Internet speeds with its new GIG Internet service (eatel.com/gig). Leveraging its 100% fiber optic network connectivity, EATEL is offering speeds 10 times faster tha…

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EATEL launches HomeIQ security and home automation service

05/27/2015

GONZALES, LA – EATEL has introduced HomeIQ, the smarter security and home automation service that allows you to connect with your home quickly, conveniently and from anywhere. With this service, residents in Ascension and Livingston can control their…

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Britton Elected to 2015 NTCA Board of Directors

01/20/2015

GONZALES, LA – EATEL General Counsel Janet Britton was recently elected to serve as one of 12 rural telecommunications providers represented on the 2015 Board of Directors for NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, the premier national association re…

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EATEL’s Eighth Annual Book Grants Transform Local Students into Published Authors

01/07/2015

GONZALES, LA – EATEL recently delivered books to eight Ascension Parish primary classes who were recipients of the eighth annual EATEL Imagination Press Book Grants. Encouraging creativity and student expression, local teachers and their classes spen…

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EATEL Awards Ascension Teachers with $5,000 in “Reach a Kid, Teach a Kid” Grants

11/12/2014

GONZALES, LA – Ten Ascension Parish teachers have received $500 each in grant money from EATEL to support innovative teaching methods that are designed to engage students in their classrooms. EATEL’s annual “Reach a Kid, Teach a Kid” grants were judg…

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EATEL Partners with Ascension & Livingston Parish Schools, Malco Gonzales Cinema to Offer Free Digital Safety Seminars

08/28/2014

Gonzales, LA – EATEL has partnered with two local school systems in its serving area as well as Malco Gonzales Cinema to sponsor two live digital safety seminars that are free and open to the public. These seminars will be geared toward middle and hi…

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EATEL to carry SEC Network for August 14 debut

08/04/2014

GONZALES, LA – EATEL and ESPN have reached an agreement for carriage of the SEC Network when the highly-anticipated network launches on August 14, 2014. The network will be available to EATEL’s TV customers as part of its Basic Plus and HD Classic TV…

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EATEL Awards Local Students With Technology Awards

04/24/2014

GONZALES, LA – Outstanding scholars from Ascension and Livingston area high schools gathered April 16, 2014 for EATEL’s annual Technology Awards Ceremony, now in its 28th year. Focusing on the importance of both technology and academic success, EATEL…

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