FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DECEMBER 28, 2017
GIGABEAM NETWORKS TO ASSUME OPERATION OF MEDIA ONE CABLE ON FEBRUARY 1, 2018 ~ (Bland County, Virginia) – Media One Cable operations in Bland County will be assumed by GigaBeam Networks effective February 1, 2018.
Media One Cable, notified county officials in the fall of 2017 of its intentions to cease operations due to retirement. “We are happy that GigaBeam Networks has agreed to continue operating the cable system,” stated David Dillow, chairman of the Bland County Economic Development Authority. “Media One Cable has provided excellent service to the Bland and Bastian communities for a number years and the Economic Development Authority wish Jim Vermillion, owner of Media One Cable, the best in his retirement.”
Media One customers should expect to receive additional information from Media One and GigaBeam Networks, as work on the transition continues to take place.