MidSouth Fiber Celebrates 10,000th Subscriber
October 5, 2022
MidSouth Fiber Internet continues the cooperative’s mission to provide its members with vital services by celebrating its 10,000th internet subscriber. The addition of the internet subsidiary bridges the digital divide, giving every MidSouth member access to high-speed internet.
Fast, dependable internet is more necessity than luxury these days. Members across our service territory, especially those in rural and more secluded areas, needed a more dependable internet provider—and we decided to deliver.
The Fiber to the Home project, announced in late 2019, promised anyone on existing MidSouth electric lines access to high-speed internet. By June 2020, MidSouth Fiber Internet brought its first subscriber online.
Despite challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, construction progressed at an unprecedented rate. By June of 2022, just two years into the five-year construction plan, we announced the opening of our last service area—enabling every home and business on MidSouth electric infrastructure to sign up for service.
Fast forward a few short months later and MidSouth Fiber Internet has 10,000+ active subscribers with no intention of slowing down. As more families and businesses move into the service territory, we will continue to construct infrastructure needed to provide our membership with high-speed internet.
MidSouth Fiber offers multiple advantages compared to larger corporate internet providers. With over 80 years of local utility experience, we believe consistency and reliability are the expectation.
We take pride in our ability to maintain fiber optic lines and provide service subscribers can count on. Those who choose MidSouth as their internet provider experience less outages and faster response times than those with other companies.
You won’t find data caps, installation fees, contracts, or sneaky fine print on our bills. Our focus on quality, easy-to-understand service further exemplifies our commitment to subscribers.
To include our earliest fiber fans in the celebration, we decided to enter our first 10,000 subscribers into a series of giveaways. After we hit our goal, the first 10,000 fiber subscribers were placed in the drawing and chosen at random for 10 gifts. MidSouth Fiber is pleased to announce the following winners:
$250 Visa Gift Card #1- Christopher Kamau, Bedias
$250 Visa Gift Card #2- Gabriel Clooney, Montgomery
$250 Visa Gift Card #3- Jennifer Dreyer, Navasota
$250 Visa Gift Card #4- Ricky Driskell, Madisonville
Apple Airpods 3rd Generation #1- Douglas Dixson, Anderson
Apple Airpods 3rd Generation #2- Carolyne Hooks, Navasota
JBL Portable Speaker #1- Jimmy Goddard, Montgomery
JBL Portable Speaker #2- Jesse Miles, Richards
Dyson Cordless Vacuum- Gary Patin, Midway
Amazon Fire 55″ Smart TV- Saundra Dixon, Huntsville
All winners will be contacted by Friday, October 7. If you didn’t win, don’t worry! Our 3rd Annual Season of Giving is right around the corner. Like our Facebook page and turn on notifications so you can participate!