Shentel Enhances Digital Television Services in Montgomery and Pulaski Counties
Posted 9 March 2012 12:00 AM by Shentel
Beginning March 6, Broadband Company Introduces Enhanced Picture Quality, New Channels, and Additional Programming Options
Edinburg, Va. – March 9, 2012 – Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (NASDAQ: SHEN), an established provider of broadband services for Internet, home phone and television, announces the availability of improved-quality cable TV with new programming options for subscribers in Montgomery and Pulaski counties.
Effective March 6, cable subscribers can select from three tiers of cable programming – Digital Essentials, Essentials, and Economy TV – all with improved picture quality. Shentel’s expanded cable packages include a new array of channels (160 with Digital Essentials), as well as an additional high-definition channels, accessible through Shentel’s Premium HD packages. Viewers can also easily navigate through available channels with Shentel’s interactive, on-screen guide where they can browse program listings, order a Pay-Per-View movie, set up parental controls, and listen to music from over 45 digital music channels. Also, for the first time, viewers have the power to record, pause, and rewind live TV when they opt for Shentel’s digital video recording (DVR) service.
Matt Krueger, Marketing Manager, Shentel, said, “Shentel is pleased to announce that our customers in Montgomery and Pulaski counties can now watch their favorite shows with greater picture clarity over our state-of-the-art broadband network. As the broadband provider for these areas, Shentel continues to follow through on our promise to bring the latest, most cost-effective television, Internet, and phone technology to our customers keeping them and their homes connected.”
For more information about the latest cable offerings from Shentel, please visit www.shentel.com , or call 1-877-743-8538.
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 United States.
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