Shentel Sponsors Fireworks at Covington’s July 4th Celebration
Posted 28 June 2010 12:00 AM by Shentel
Edinburg, Va. – June 28, 2010 – Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel; NASDAQ: SHEN), an established provider of telephone, Internet and cable television services, announced that it is sponsoring the fireworks display at Covington’s annual July 4th Celebration on Sunday, July 4, at the Jackson River Recreation Sport Complex. The free event will begin at 3 p.m., with the fireworks show beginning at approximately 9:15 p.m.
Shentel is one of the local businesses making it possible for Covington residents to enjoy the much-anticipated Independence Day fireworks show at Jackson River. The celebration will also feature performances by the Maurice Ulmer Band, from 3 to 5 p.m., and Burning Bridges, from 6 to 9 p.m. There will also be entertainment by Ziggy the Clown, along with face painting, a moonwalk, putt-putt golf and concessions.
Christopher Kyle, Shentel’s Director of Marketing, said, “It is always a pleasure to take part in Covington’s community events. We have a strong customer base there, and we believe it is important to give something back. This year’s July 4th Celebration is bound to be a great event, and Shentel is proud to sponsor the fireworks display.”
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Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (www.shentel.com) is a holding company that provides a broad range of telecommunications services through its operating subsidiaries. The Company is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "SHEN." The Company's operating subsidiaries provide local and long distance telephone, Internet and data services, cable television, wireless voice and data services, alarm monitoring, and telecommunications equipment, along with many other associated solutions in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States.