On a “good day,” the internet connection speed at Hebron Christian School in Pheba reaches 3 megabits per second, Headmaster Bobby Eiland said. On a “really good day,” it pulls about 6.
As of this week, it is not a question of if 4-County Electric Power Association will offer broadband internet service, but when.
Golden Triangle residents frustrated with the lack of broadband internet access in rural areas are banding together to put more pressure on 4-County Electric Power Association to offer the service.
Counties across the state are signing resolutions in favor of what one local supervisor calls a “game changer” — allowing electric cooperatives to provide high-speed broadband internet.
Needed to keep a school building running these days: Water, electricity — and broadband.
Interactive digital learning on laptops and tablets is replacing traditional textbooks in many cases. Students are taking computer-based tests instead of fill-in-the bubble exams. Teachers are accessing far-off resources for lessons.
CORINTH — Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a public meeting Thursday at the Alcorn County Courthouse focusing on broadband Internet access
Mississippi’s attempt to create the nation’s first statewide emergency broadband network has come to a halt.
The state’s Wireless Communications Commission voted last week to freeze construction on the $56 million project, which is nearly 80 percent complete.
Officials with the city of Starkville visited with the president of the Tennessee Valley Public Power Association and met with members of the Chattanooga Electric Power Board last week.