Tag Archives: AT&T

AT&T rolls out upgraded internet access in Atlanta

AT&T will launch an upgraded, ultra-fast Uverse network in portions of Atlanta . . .

Tags: AT&T , enhanced fiber network , Uverse

Cell tower bill clears House committee

Legislation regulating the location of cellular telephone transmission towers is approved by a House committee and should get a floor vote soon . . .

Tags: AT&T , cellular towers , negotiations with local governments , Verizon

Cell tower bill has better prospects for passage

A bill regulating the location of cellular transmission towers, which couldn’t get a floor vote last year, may have a shot at passage this year . . .

Tags: ACCG , AT&T , cellular transmission towers , GMA

Political Notes – A new year begins with an old question resolved

Law enforcement officers in South Georgia get the new year off to a fast start by nabbing a fugitive banker who had been on the lam for 18 months . . .

Tags: AT&T , Aubrey Lee Price , bank fraud , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , inauguration , Kasim Reed , Technical College System , veterans education center

Political Notes – State parks are once again safe for Gideon Bibles (and other books too)

DNR implements new standards for the provision of reading materials, such as Gideon Bibles, at state park facilities . . .

Tags: AT&T , DNR , Ed Lindsey , Facebook , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , Georgia Ports Authority , Gideon Bibles , Hunter Hill , internet privacy , Ronnie Chance , Sam Olens

Telecom bills encounter poor reception

Telecom companies were not able to get two major bills passed by the General Assembly this session . . .

Tags: AT&T , broadband networks , cell towers , internet access , local governments , wireless carriers

Deal launches trial program for needs scholarships

The governor announced a trial program to provide needs-based scholarships for some college students . . .

Tags: AT&T , Bud Peterson , college scholarships , georgia tech , Nathan Deal

PSC rejects AT&T challenge to small telcos

AT&T’s attempt to cut subsidy payments to three rural phone companies is thwarted by the Public Service Commission . . .

Tags: AT&T , Chickamauga , PSC , Public Service Telephone , Ringgold , rural telephone subsidies , universal access fund